Very small in size. Have an elongated & very mobile nose. The upper body parts are yellowish-grey with a grizzled appearance; the neck is paler than the shoulders and flanks. The under parts are white to off-white. A tuft of long hair on the forehead becomes erect when the Dik-dik is alarmed or displaying. Rams have short, spike–like horns that slope back at angle of facial profile. Average length of horns: 8cm.
Mass: 5 kg