Life expectancy: 10 to 12 years
Color: white, possibly with gray, badger, red-brown, or tan markings.
Eyes: medium-sized, almond-shaped, rich dark brown, with close-fitting
eyelids and black rims.
Coat type: Weather-resistant double coat consists of long, thick,
and coarse outercoat of straight or wavy hair, and a thick, dense
Size: Males: 27-32 inches; Females: 25-29 inches
Health issues: It may suffer from eye diseases, deafness, and orthopedic
problems including hip dysplasia.
Living conditions: Does best in suburbs or country environment but
adapts well to urban living if exercise requirements are met.