Position

In the shape of an ellipse. Half moon.


Size

17 to 18 cm


Head

Small and oval.


Neck

Long and slim without any frills.


Plumage

Smooth-feathered in all areas not assigned to frills.


Mantle

Long and straight, well extended over two thirds of the back.


Jabot

Not too voluminous, symmetrical, in the shape of a basket and well separated from the fins.


Fins (Flanks)

Symmetrical and well developed.


Legs

Long and slightly angled, thighs covered with short smooth feathers.


Tail

Long and narrow, continueing the curved shape of the body.


Wings

Long and must not cross.


General Condition

Active, clean and healthy.

All colours are allowed except red.


SHOW CAGE

Belgian / Frill Show Cage

Position

15 points   

Size

10 points

Head/Neck  

10 points

Plumage  

10 points

Mantle

10 points

Jabot

10 points

Fins (Flanks)

10 points

Legs

10 points

Tail

5 points

Wings

5 points

General Condition

5 points



Total

100 points

Standard Description of the Swiss Frill Canary