This dog of French origin measures between 48cm and 56 cm has a muscular body. Its ears are long and drooping, and a slightly curved tail. Its hair is short and rough; the coat can be all shades from gold to red. This is a very strong dog that rarely gets ill. It is also an excellent hunter of wolves and bears! Sociable and affectionate, it will love to take long walks with you. Did you know that the King of France Francis I had a whole pack?