is a tiny dog that is more robust than it looks. Its
back is level and the legs coming down are straight
and square. Its body is stout, longer than it is tall.
Its tail is sickle-shaped and curled over the back or
to the side. It has an apple-shaped head and a short,
pointed muzzle. Its very dark eyes that are large and
round, sometimes dark ruby or luminous in color. Its
trademark large ears should be held erect. There are
two varieties, the short haired and the long haired.