Schweizerischer Niederlaufhund

A breed of scenthound, the Schweizerischer Niederlaufhund originated in Switzerland. There are five varieties of Schweizerischer Niederlaufhund, which are: 1) smooth-haired Small Bernese Hound: short and smooth coat, tri-coloured. 2) course-haired Small Bernese Hound: harsh single coat, beard on face, tri-coloured. 3) Small Jura Hound: smooth single coat, black with tan markings above the eyes, white markings 4) Small Lucerne Hound: smooth coat, white with grey or black speckles giving a blue appearance, black patches, tan markings over eyes. 5) Small Schwyz Hound: smooth coat, white with yellow-red or orange-red patches.