The Petit is a smaller version of the Great Gascony Blue that has existed as long as its larger sibling, bred to go after small game. Overall, the breed is medium-sized, well proportioned and distinguished. As well as their hunting role, the Small Blue Gascony is a loving and obedient dog who settles well into most households.
There is generally a black patch on each side of the head, covering the ears, surrounding the eyes and ending at the cheeks.
Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI)