What is a Spinone Suppose to Look Like?
Top Italian, US & UK Spinoni
WHAT DOES THE IDEAL SPINONE LOOK LIKE?
Robust, Powerful Bone: Muscular, strong, rustic looking. Sound and Athletic - NOT FAT or Huge.
with Divergent Planes (Head length is almost half of height at withers)
Eyes set on the Frontal Plane
- creates the essential human-Like expression.
Slight Dip in Topline (a bit like a horse)
Hard, Wiry Coat, thick skin (1.25 - 2.25 inches: longer is not better)
I asked a number of long time spinone breeders,
"Who is the best spinone you have ever seen?"
Here are photos of some of the top picks:
Other Good Heads:
I would like to thank
The Italian Spinone
for giving me permission to use some of her photographs.
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