Country of origin: Italy
Group: Companion dog
Classification F.C.I.: Group IX
- Companion dogs - Bichons and related - n. 196
General features: small-sized
dog, with a stocky and thick body, coated by a pure fluffy long
hair, every mucosa and sclera must be black.
Important proportions: the dog
being of a square construction, the height of the withers is
equal to that of the length of the body. Its head is rather
short compared to the body.
Behaviour and temperament: very
serious, seemingly, not much lively. Creative, docile, devoted
to its companions till the self-abnegation.