For his size, this dog is endowed with great strength and a well-balanced and proportioned build. The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is muscular, supple, active, brave and very tenacious. He resembles the American Pit bull Terrier and the American Staffordshire Terrier, but in reduced size.
Between 35 and 40 cm (13.78 to 15.75 inches) for the male
Between 35 and 40 cm (13.78 to 15.75 inches) for the female
Between 12 and 17 kg (26.46 to 37.48 pounds) for the male
Between 10 and 15 kg (22.05 to 33.07 pounds) for the female
His coat can vary between red, white, black, fawn or all these colours combined with white. Brindle spots may also be present and brindle and white is accepted. Blue is also tolerated for this breed.
His thick hair is short and smooth.
The head of the adult dog has a broad and high skull. His medium and round eyes are usually very dark. Rose shaped or semi-erect ears are neither large nor medium. His nose is black. His tail is medium length and should not curl.
According to the FCI breeds nomenclature, this breed belongs to group 3, section 3 and is #76