The Abyssinian Sand Terrier or African Hairless Dog is a breed of hairless dog. It can grow 15.5 to 20.5 in (39 to 52 cm) tall and weigh 21 to 39 lb (9.5 to 18 kg). Abyssinian Sand Terriers are hairless except for the skull and towards the end of the tail. However some dogs are totally hairless. They come in bronze elephant gray grayish black black pale sandy and mottled. Their ears are rose shaped. The Abyssinian Sand Terrier's head is broad in the skull with a long tapered muzzle.