Professional interpretation of purebred puppet cat color, appearance standards, teach you how to choose purebred puppet cat

The puppet cat, one of the ten most famous cats in the world, has beautiful blue eyes, a thick coat, a soft body, long limbs and sensuality, and a large fluffy tail. Because of its elegant and sweet appearance, the puppet cat is more docile and well-behaved, and is close to people. It is often called the “fairy cat” and is deeply loved by shit scavengers!

In this issue, the editor contacted the famous cattery that has been breeding puppet cats for more than ten years-the Athena puppet cattery, and compiled the following puppet cat science knowledge.

Note description:

1. The difference between the 6 colors

(1) Seal color-seal (tan)

(2) Blue-blue (light gray)

(3) Chocolate-chocolate (chocolate color)

(4) Lilac-lilac (also called cinnamon/lavender)

(5) Red-red (also called flame color) ⑥Cream-cream (light yellow)


The puppet cats in the picture are all from the Athena puppet cat


Second, the difference between the 4 patterns?

(1) Double color:

[Feature description]

There is a white inverted “V” area on the face, and this white can only exist in the outer corner of the eye. The more symmetrical the better.

The nose is pink; the chin, chest, and abdomen are white;

The coat on the back should have key colors (may vary in shades), and may be mixed with white patches;

Legs and feet: It is best to be white, and smaller dark spots are also allowed;

Paw pads: pink is best, but it is also acceptable if there are key color patches, because they are cats with key genes.

[Two colors are subdivided into different types of genes: high gloves, true pairs, medium and high white]


(2) Key color:

[Feature description]

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he color of the face and tail is darker, and the color of the torso spreads upward from the soles of the feet and gradually becomes lighter.

The coat is heavily colored; the chest, neck, and chin area can be lighter.


(3) Glove color:

[Feature description]

Chin: It is white and extends to the white abdomen;

Forefoot: White gloves appear on both feet. Hind legs: White extends up to the hock joint.

Nose: It is completely colored and matches the color of the accent color.

Paw pads: pink is best, but it is also acceptable if there are key color patches, because they are cats with key genes.

Abdomen: There should be white stripes, and the width changes from the collar.

Torso: Lighter shades are allowed. The color on the kitten’s torso is allowed to be more blurred. All the colors will become more obvious after 2 years of age.

[Introduction of Meteor Glove Color]

There is a white mark between the eyes or nose. The white mark can be large or small but cannot extend beyond the nose to the chin. The shape can be star, diamond, hourglass and straight line.

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(4) Fan color:

[Feature description]

The ears and tail are darker and clearer, allowing smaller white spots.

The color of the mask is allowed to be gradually faded, allowing only the upper half of the color to be displayed.

Torso, legs and feet: white, allowing small spots. Nose and paw pads: pink.

The picture below is an introduction to different patterns, you can see the difference between their faces, limbs and back


4. Deductions and disqualifications in CFA and TICA Association standards


(1) CFA Association:

[General deduction items-applicable to any design]

Body hair: The undercoat is too thick, causing the hair to stand upright and fluffy, which does not fit the body

Eyes: too small and round. The blue of the eyes is too light or too dark

Nose: Roman nose

Body: Chunky, short tail, with folded tail

[Design and color separate deduction items]

Two-color: The V-shaped mask part of the face extends beyond the outer edge of the eyes, or the left and right sides of the mask are severely asymmetrical; white ears.

Sanskrit: The distribution of key colors exceeds 20% of the whole body.

[Universal Disqualification-Suitable for any design]

Nose: Any broken or non-straight nose.

Color: In addition to the specified body color and face color;

The eyes are not blue.

Others: unicorn tail, opposite eyes, polydactyly.

[Single disqualification part of suit and color]

Key color: There are white patches on any part of the body.

Two-color: There is no inverted V-shaped mask on the face, or there are colored patches in the inverted V-shaped mask. There are large areas of color patches on the legs.

Sanskrit: All white areas on the face or tail with no accent colors. Glove color: The chin is not white.


(2) TICA Association:

[General deduction items-applicable to any design]

Short tail, short legs, body is too narrow, ear tips are not round, eyes are too round and not almond-shaped, roman nose, nose is not straight, side face is too straight and no curvature, wool texture or cotton texture hair.

[Design and color separate deduction items]

Two-color: The white V-shaped mask on the face extends beyond the end of the eyes, white ears or the tip of the white tail.

Gloves: Missing a white line from the chin to the abdomen tail, white ears or white tail tip.

[Universal Disqualification-Suitable for any design]

Opposite eyes, eyes are not blue

[Single disqualification part of suit and color]

Key color: any white gloves appear: lack of white chin

Two-color: Any point of dark color appears in the V-shaped white area of ​​the face mask, including the chin.

If there is something wrong, welcome to point it out, let’s learn and make progress together!

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Post time: Dec-13-2021