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                                                                                                                                                                                       Judging Standards

Head (3

0) Possible Points           Fred3.jpg

Head (30)                                    

  • Shape (15pts.)
  • Ears (10pts.)
  • Eyes (5pts.)

Body (35)

  • Shape (20pts.)
  • Neck (5pts.)
  • Legs and Feet (5pts.)
  • Tail (5pts.)

Coat (20)

Color (15)

  • Body Color (10pts)
  • Eye Color (5pts.)

Fred10.jpg   Head Shape - Medium in width and length with a squareness to the muzzle. Allowances should be made for broadening in older studs. Cheekbones high. Chin firm and in line with nose and upper lip.

ears.jpg   Ears - Shape: large, well-tufted, wide at base, tapering to appear pointed. Set: approximately one ear's width apart at the base; not flared.

eyes.jpg   Eyes - Large, expressive, wide set. Slightly oblique setting with slant toward outer base of ear.

 body.jpg  Body Shape -  

Muscular, broad-chested. Size medium to large. The body should be long with all parts in proportion to create a well-balanced rectangular appearance.


neck.jpg  Neck -  Medium long.

body.jpg  Legs -

Legs substantial, wide set, and in proportion to the body. Forelegs are straight. Back legs are straight when viewed from behind. Paws large, round, well-tuffed. Five toes in front; four in back.

sitting.jpgBody - 

Long, wide at base, and tapering. Fur long and flowing.

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