STANDARD and Scale of Points
HEAD and NECK:
Small, round and neat, beak fine; eyes central to roundness of head and body. Neck rather fine in keeping with the head and flowing smoothly into the body lines, and of sufficient length to give a free, jaunty look to head and carriage.
Well filled and nicely rounded; running in a smooth downward curve from the gentle, smooth rise over the shoulders to the point of the tail. The chest also nicely rounded, but not heavy; the line of the curve to the root of the tail always being downwards. Viewed from above and behind, the body outline should be symmetrical and smooth.
Compact and carried close to the body; meeting at the tips just below the root of the tail.
Of medium length, showing a little thigh.
Close, firm; fine in quality.
Close packed and narrow; being nicely rounded and filled in at the root.
POSITION and CARRIAGE:
Semi-erect, standing at an angle of 60 degrees. Gay, jaunty; with full pose of head.
Rich, soft and pure; as level in tint as possible throughout, but extreme depth and hardness as color feeding gives, are debarred.
Condition and cleanliness shall have due weight.
Not to exceed 4 ¼ inches.
TOTAL: 100 pts
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