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FIFe Standard for Turkish Angora

General Appearance Very well proportioned in all aspects, graceful and lithe giving the
impression of grace and flowing motion.
Size Medium size for females;
males are slightly larger.

Head Shape Small to medium in size, wedge shaped, wide at the top, tapering
slightly towards the chin.
Nose Of medium length, gentle slope; no stop or break.
Chin Gently rounded, the tip to form a perpendicular line with the nose
Jaw Tapered

Ears Shape Long, pointed, wide at the base;
Well furnished and tufted
Placement Set high on the head, erect

Eyes Shape Large, almond in shape;
slanting slightly upwards.
Colour All colour varieties allowed.

Neck Of medium length; slender and graceful.

Body Structure Fine boned; light framed chest, torso slender, graceful, lithe.
Hind part slightly higher than front.

Legs Long;
hind legs longer than front legs
Paws Small, round and dainty;
tufts between the toes

Tail Long and tapering; wide at the base, narrow at the end.
Well furnished.
The tail is carried lower than the body but not trailing down. When
moving the tail is carried horizontally over the body, sometimes almost
touching the head.

Coat Structure Body coat of medium length; long at the frill.
The hair is very fine and shows a silk-like sheen.
The coat is silky and sleek; slightly wavy on the belly.
No undercoat.
Colour All colour varieties are permitted, including all colour varieties with
white; except pointed patterns and chocolate and lilac, cinnamon and 
Any amount of white is allowed, i.e. a white blaze, white locket, white
chest, white on the belly, wite on the paws, etc.

Remarks Allowance to be made for jowls in adult males
The frill is not fully-grown during the first year
Summer coat is definitely shorter than winter coat

Disqualification Body Persian body 

Scale of points

Head General shape, nose, jaw and teeth, chin
shape and placement of ears
Eyes Shape and colour 10
Body Shape, size, bone structure
Legs and shape of paws
Tail Shape and length 15
Coat Quality and texture, length 15
Condition   5
Total   100 points

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