But the lagotto stands several inches taller. Off white solid colour white with brown or orange patches orange roan brown roan brown in different shades with or without white orange with or without white.
All lagotto have a brown nose.
Brown chocolate lagotto romagnolo. The triangular ears have rounded tips and the large round eyes are dark yellow or brown depending on the coat color. Sometimes faded brown lagotto will go darker again but usually it changes back and forth throughout their lives. It originates in the marshlands of the delta del po in the eastern part of the romagna sub region of italy.
Only occasionally a coat will remain dark. So the lagotto is about the same weight as a cocker spaniel. Most will fade occasionally genetics will dictate that a coat will remain dark.
Tan markings in different shades allowed. Its traditional function was as a gundog specifically a water retriever. Lagotto romagnolo are a medium small size dog of rustic appearance.
Many and varied shades of brown. It is important they are balanced and square regardless of whether they. For colour the lagotto romagnolo breed standard states.
The name derives from romagnol can lagòt meaning water dog. The brown can be in any shade. Brown brown lagotto born dark brown but most of them will fade with age.
Lagotto do not come in black. Lagottos should be square in body with long legs their legs being a fraction longer than elbow to shoulder measurement. The different colors of the lagotto romagnolo the lagotto comes in almost all shades of white orange and brown solid or mixed with each other.
The lagotto romagnolo is a mid sized breed. Here you can see the most comon colors of the breed. Males stand 17 to 19 inches 43 48 cm and weigh 28 35 lbs 13 16 kg.
Females stand 16 to 18 inches 41 46 cm and weigh 24 31 lbs 11 14 kg. Often there will be white fur appearing through the brown towards the end of the dog s first year. Stout and very well proportioned with thick curly hair of woolly texture.
The colour black is not allowed black markings or a black nose are a sign for an incross of another breed. The lagotto romagnolo is an italian breed of dog. The lagotto romagnolo is a small to medium sized muscular water retriever and truffle hunter with curly hair and a great disposition.
Since the drainage of large areas of wetland habitat in its area of origin it is now more often. Some dogs have a brown to dark brown mask.