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Physical characteristics The Japanese Chin is a dainty little spaniel with a short, broad face, and a soft, feathered coat. The body is square-shaped, solidly built, compact, yet refined. The topline is level. The front legs ... Physical characteristics The Sussex Spaniel is a medium size dog with a strong well-boned build, long broad head, and thick coat. This is probably the stockiest of all spaniels. The body is low, long, with a level topline. The ... Physical characteristics The Spinone Italiano, also know as the Italian Wire-haired Pointing Dog and Italian Pointer, is a large distinctive-looking dog with almost human-like features as some fanciers say. The body is ... Physical characteristics The Australian Silky Terrier very much resembles its English ancestor, the Yorkshire Terrier. These two breeds are often confused because they share the same long silky coat, erect V-shaped ears, dark eyes along with ... Physical characteristics The Sealyham Terrier is a low strong dog with a large head, doomed skull, and long square-shaped jaws. Bushy eyebrows, moustache and a beard are the breed's distinctive features. The body is short-coupled ... Physical characteristics The Scottish Terrier is a small heavy-boned dog with a compact body, short legs, and a long, bearded head. The body is moderately short with a broad, very deep chest and well-sprung ribs. The front legs ... Physical characteristics The Scottish Deerhound is a large slim sighthound with a shaggy coat, beard, mustache and mane. The body type resembles that of the Greyhound but of a larger size and bone. The loin is powerful and arched, the ... Miniature Horses are usually less than 34–38 inches (86–97 cm) tall. Whether a miniature horse should be equated with a pony or possess horse characteristics is an ongoing debate. This is a common controversy within both the ... Physical characteristics The Standard Schnauzer is a medium size dog with bushy eyebrows, whiskers and beard. The body is compact, strong, and square-shaped. The topline is slightly sloping to the withers. The head is long and ... Physical characteristics The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is a medium size dog with a compact, square-shaped body and soft, silky wheaten coat. The long head is rectangular, with a strong muzzle and a distinct stop. The V-shaped ... Physical characteristics The Skye Terrier is an elegant, low, long dog with sturdy boning and good muscles. The body is twice as long as it is high. The head is long, with a slight stop and powerful jaws. The muzzle is moderately ... Physical characteristics The Schipperke is a small tailless dog with a sturdy compact build. The body is cobby, short and square-shaped. The topline can be level or slightly sloping down from the withers. The deep chest reaches ... Physical characteristics The Polish Lowland Sheepdog, also know as the Polski Owczarek Nizinny (PON), is a medium size dog with a rectangular silhouette, and strong, compact body. The legs are muscular and heavily boned. The ... Physical characteristics The Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen is a small (Petit), low (Basset), wire-haired (Griffon), French (from the Vendeen region) scent hound with shaggy eyebrows, beard and mustache. The body is about 50% ... Physical characteristics The Portuguese Water Dog is a medium size hardy dog with a muscular built and good boning. The body is slightly longer than tall. The topline should be straight and level. The chest is deep, with the ... Physical characteristics The Plott is a powerfully built hound with prominent eyes, soft pendent ears, and smooth glossy coat. The eye colour is either brown or hazel. The eye rims, lips and nose are black. The skull is ... Physical characteristics The Pharaoh Hound is a medium size dog with a graceful, athletic, lithe body. The front legs are straight and parallel. The back legs are strong, muscular, with well-developed thighs. The head is long, ... Physical characteristics The Parson Russell Terrier is small compact dog with an athletic, square-shaped, flexible body. The back is neither short nor too long. The chest moderately deep and narrow. The ribs are rather oval than ... Physical characteristics The Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is a medium size dog with a powerful built. This is the smallest Retriever breed. The body is slightly longer than tall. The head is slightly wedge-shaped, in good ...
Physical characteristics The Norwegian Elkhound is a squarely built dog of Spitz type with the stamina to hunt all day long for many days in a row. The body is relatively short with most of its length included in the ribcage. The ...