Breed Standards for the Dalmatian
General Appearance: The
coat is short, hard and dense, looking both sleek and glossy.
Head: Rounded eyes, flat
skull, rounded, high-set, medium-sized ears.
Tail: Carried with a slight
Color: Black or liver spots
on white background; spots should be round, well defined, and
Size: The height is from 22
– 24 inches, while weight is generally 50 – 55 pounds.
Temperament: It is a
playful, eager companion that must get daily hard exercise.