Selkirk Rex Longhair


Selkirk Rex Longhair

To longhair breeds


The medium to large sized cat is muscular and stocky. Chest, shoulders and back are broad and massive.
The legs are of medium length and muscular, the paws are thick and round.
The tail is of medium length and thick with a rounded tail tip.
The neck is short and solid.


Rounded, massive, broad head with a firm chin. The cheeks are full and solid.
The nose is short, broad and straight. The profile is curved.


The ears are of medium size, broad at the base, with slightly rounded tips. They are set wide apart.

Eyes The eyes are large, round and wide set.
Eye colour corresponds with the coat colour.


The coat is of medium length, soft, with a dense undercoat and curled hair tips. The curling is
particularly pronounced on the neck, the belly and on the tail.

Colour varieties

All 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 25 points
Head 30 points
Eye colour 10 points
Coat texture and colour 30 points
Condition 5 points