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  Key Elements of
  the Breed

  Shape

  Forequarters
  & Hindquarters

  Head

  Tail

  Coat

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The head


The Wedge

What exactly do we mean by ‘wedge shaped’.. It is a simple concept but not always understood. In effect you should expect to see a triangle from each direction, from the top, from the front and from the side (ignoring the stop for this exercise). This is a beautiful head



These heads are not especially good shapes – the muzzle on the left could be ‘filled’ a little more at the cheeks and that on the right has too short a muzzle, a slightly ‘roman’ nose and the forehead is too domed with the skull itself too flat- but you can see the idea .




Expression, nose and mouth

This head is what we are looking for. This dog also clearl