The Lagotto can have large round eyes in any color from dark yellow to dark brown. Their wooly waterproof coat is very thick and curly. Solid colors include off white, white, and brown. They can also be white with brown or orange patches or roan. It is a medium sized dog that is low shedding. A Lagotto often has white markings that grow out as an adult.
Lagotto Romagnolo is a rare Italian breed coming from Romagna. They were originally bred as water retrievers, but have also been used to hunt truffles as well. Many feel that the working drives and instincts have been bred out of Lagotto Romagnolos but still they are considered excellent family companions that are easy to train and care for.