The coat shall be a dark slate down to the skin and of an even color all over the body, the appearance of a “blue” cast throughout the coat
Shall be dark, large and bright
Shall be covered in fine slate fur.
Shall be slate to match the body color, long and bristling.
Toenails shall be dark in color.
White bib, paws, mustache, or chin; stray white hairs; fur appears black (too dark) or lilac (too light); pale eye circles; fur of any other color in the coat; toenails not of the correct color.