Head, Eyes & Ears
The head is generally large and rounded in shape when viewed from all angles, and set high. The ears are short and well set on top of the head. The ears are erect and well furred. Ideally, the ears should be 2 inches long or less than 2 inches. Eyes should be round, bold and bright.
The body is short and compact. The shoulders are to be deep and broad, with the shoulders being the same width as the hindquarters. A Netherland Dwarf above 6 months of age should ideally weigh 2 pounds.
The fur is soft, dense and prime, with lots of life and glossiness.