13-16 inches (33-41cm)
28 to 40 lbs
All colors except Merle and black and tan are acceptable.
All colors are acceptable but should complement the color of the dog. Dudley noses (affected by depigmentation) should be considered a cosmetic fault.
Slightly undershot preferred, but scissor is alright and should not be considered a fault. Severe under-bite to the point the tongue does not remain in the oral cavity should be considered a fault.
All colors are acceptable, including blue and single blue eyes.
Wide on the head but not too high or low. Rose or erect ears are a significant show fault but can be corrected surgically for show purposes. Both cropped and uncropped are acceptable.
Movement should be natural and appear without labor.
Square to a slight rise in loins is acceptable. Roach, sway, or wheel backed considered a fault.
May be bobbed, docked, or screwed, but it should be short. If docked should be at the 3rd vertebrae.