Dominant long head large or long ears low set ears wide ear leather coarse skull short foreface erect ears dark eye normal eye brown eyes wire coat short coat curly coat poor layback of shoulder poorly angulated stifle high set tail heavy bone deep chest straight topline good spring of rib short stifle light pigment normal hearing good eyesight good eye pigment self colour black nose good mouth normal palate normal lip straight tail
Recessive short head small or short ears high set ears narrow ear leather fine skull long foreface drop or tipped ears light eye large bulging eye (some breeds) blue eyes smooth coat long coat straight coat good layback of shoulder well angulated stifle low set tail light bone shallow chest sway back poor spring of rib long stifle dark pigment deafness night blindness wall eyes parti-colour dudley nose over/undershot jaw cleft palate hare lip kinked or bent tail
GENERAL PHYSIQUE (generalisations):
NOTES: Black is dominant to red, red dominant to liver, brown, orange, lemon. Black is dominant to white. Dark pigment on nose, lips, eyelids and toenails is recessive to light pigment and is not associated with the dark eye.