The oblique shoulder set is important
in that it allows sufficient width of body for good development of chest and well sprung ribs.
Elbows should be close to the body, neither tied in nor loose, both when the dog is standing and when he is moving.
Correct front angulation is essential to correct movement. Forelegs should not
be bowed nor turn in or out, but should be completely straight with well-shaped feet pointing forward.