To Shorthair breeds


The medium sized to large cat has a muscular body with a medium heavy bone structure.
The neck and chest are massive and solid.
The legs have medium length, the paws are round.
The tail is of medium length and well furnished.


The head has the shape of a blunt triangle of medium length.
The profile is almost straight, the chin is firm.


The ears are large, with a broad base and slightly rounded tips. They are straight set,
rather high and upright on the skull.


The eyes are large, oval and set at a slight slant.
Eye colour shall be even and correspond with the coat colour.


The coat is short and without woolly undercoat. It has a fine texture, but is harsher to touch.

Colour varieties

The colours chocolate and cinnamon, as well as their dilution (lilac and fawn) are not recognized
in any combinations (bicolour, tricolour, tabby). The pointed pattern is also not recognized.
All other colours and patterns are recognized. Any amount of white is permitted. The description
of colours is listed in the general list of colours.

Scale of points

Body, tail 25 points
Head, shape of eyes 25 points
Eye colour 10 points
Ears 10 points
Coat texture and colour 25 points
Condition 5 points