Portuguese Podengo Morphologic
veröffentlicht vom Clube do Podengo Português
Head: Lean, shaped like
a four-sided pyramid with a large base,dimishing considerably towards its
pointd end.Longitudinal axes of the skull and foreface
the slightly protruding tip; frontal plane of the nose slightly
Chest: Forechest slightly accentuated, muscular,not too wide;chest deep and long, of medium width; long sternum rising towards rear;ribs hardly rounded,oblique .
(Napressa de Vale do Poço - CH Port)
Tail: Set on high
rather than low, strong,thick,of medium length tapering towards a fine
point; in repose hanging between hindlegs with the tip slightly curved
upwards; in movement carried horizontally with a slight upward curve or
carried upright in sickle shape; never curled up into ring
and parallel; well muscled,clean. Upper thigh: Long/medium
Podengo Small smooth-haired
breed characteristics of the Small Podengo are also nearly identical to
those of the medium size Podengo with this specific
General appearance: A
small dog somewhat elongated in proportions.
Limbs: Short.Forearm straight or slightly turned from outwards to inwards in its whole length.
Skull:Flat or slightly arched.
|Body: Length of body exceeds height at withers.|
Portuguese Podengos most common morphologic defects
|Big and Medium
V VEIGA 2002 (adapt.)