Breed Standard . . .

Jaws Strong with Perfect, Regular and Complete Scissor bite, i.e. upper teeth closely overlapping lower teeth and set square to the jaws.

Strong, Arched and of Moderate Length.

Moderately sloping shoulder, upper arm of sufficient length to ensure that elbow is vertically below the point of withers. Forelegs straight. Elbows firm and tight, pasterns slightly sloping.

Slightly Longer than High when measured from point of shoulder to buttock and from floor to withers. Chest broad and deep. Ribs well sprung, belly firm with moderate tuck up. Back straight and short full of flexibility. Loins broad and firm with slight rise over croup.

Well proportioned and balanced. Muscular, moderately angulated. Hindlegs parallel to each other when viewed from rear.

Breed Info . . .