|1) General appearance.|
|Agile parti-coloured dog with a nearly square body. The length is slightly more than the height at shoulder. It has a well-feathered tail and an uplifted head. Distinct and clear orange-red patches on white. Colour should dominate. Black and white and three-coloured dogs are not admitted. Temperament: Cheerful but not noisy, friendly, good-natured and alert.|
|2) Head and neck.|
Skull: sufficiently broad and moderately domed. Stop clear, but not too deep.
Muzzle: not too deep, lips not overhanging, well filled cheekbones, black nose..
Pattern: a blaze is preferred, coloured cheeks.
Eyes: almond shaped, deep brown with a friendly alert expression.
Ears: medium size, set on just above the line from the point of the nose to the corner of the eye; no white; hanging close to the cheeks. Long feathered black tips are preferred.
Teeth: the standard bite is scissors, pincer bite admitted.
Neck: straight and well muscled.
|Strong back, deep brisket with sufficient spring of ribs. Height at shoulder from about 35-40 cm (14-16 inch).|
|Carried on level with back or slightly above, not curved. Well-feathered with a white plume, the last vertebra reaching the hock.|
|5) Legs and feet.|
|Forelegs: straight and not too heavily feathered. Hindquarters: breeches long feathered; no feathering below the hock, the tarsal joint sufficiently angulated. Feet: small, with toes close, covered with short hair.|
|Hair medium long, with a slight wave or straight, no curls, hair not too fine. Well developed undercoat.|
|Flowing and springy, not stepping.|