Head: Brick-like, and broad between the cheeks. Eyes: Round, preferably black. Ears: Erect, docked lightly, and set high on skull. Muzzle: Medium size and well proportioned to head. Nose: Black and self-colored according to coat. Bite: Scissor or level. Neck: Thick, muscular and well defined. Top-line: Level. Chest: Deep, thick and well sprung. Body: Strong, muscular and slightly longer than it's height. Legs: Forelegs set wide apart and straight, with hind legs being well muscled. Feet: Medium size, well arched and compact. Tail: Short in comparison to the body, tapered to a point. Movement: Quick, yet well balanced movements. Temperament: Fearless, loyal, and willing to please.