Coppy


The coppy should be of horse-shoe shape, commencing behind the eye line and lay close to the full skull forming a frontal three quarters of a circle without any break in its shape or formation and should radiate from its centre with a slight droop. There should be no roughness at the back of the skull.


Plainhead


The properties of the plainhead are the same as the Coppy, with the exception of the head. The head should be broad and rather long, with soft and plentiful feather.


Size


Long, full of substance 23 cm.

(The aim in breeding should be to keep and improve the size and length of the bird).


Position

Stand erect, easy and graceful.

The tail should droop slightly giving the bird the appearance of having a slight curve from the back to the end of the tail.


Neck

The neck should be full, long and thick.


Body, Plumage, Legs

The back long and full, and the chest bold and wide.

The shoulders broad. It should have plenty of feather, fine and soft.

The wings should be long.


Condition

Perfect.

Colours: clear, buff, yellow and white.

No variegated except in Crest.


SHOW CAGE

Lancashire Cage



Coppy/Plainhead

30 points   

Size

25 points

Position 

15 points

Neck

10 points

Body, Plumage, Legs 

10 points

Condition

10 points



Total

100 points

Standard Description of the Lancashire Canary