WORLD CAT FEDERATION

Small Effort Make
Big Change.

We seek out world-changers and difference-makers around the globe, and their unique purpose.

Small Effort Make
Big Change.

We seek out world-changers and difference-makers around the globe, and their unique purpose.

Small Effort Make
Big Change.

We seek out world-changers and difference-makers around the globe, and their unique purpose.

Small Effort Make
Big Change.

We seek out world-changers and difference-makers around the globe, and their unique purpose.

GENERAL FAULTS IN ALL BREEDS

Withhold the certificate for all cats in case
of the following faults

Disqualification in case of the following faults

Body

  • stiffness in the spine (including the tail)
  • knot or kink in the tail
  • deformation of the sternum
  • dwarfism (nanism)
  • poly- or oligodactyly
  • monorchid or cryptorchid males in the open class
  • umbilical hernia
  • pregnant or nursing queen

Head

  • depression / protrusion of the cranium
  • deformity of the skull

Eyes

  • protrusion of the nictitating membrane
  • pigmented spots in the eye
  • strongly weeping and/or inflamed eyes
  • clouded eyes
  • blindness
  • squint
  • anomaly of the eye lids (entropion)

Bite – Jaws

  • undershot or overshot of more than 2 mm
  • missing or cut teeth in the open class

Coat – Skin

  • shaved or otherwise bare patches*)
  • scabby areas in the skin
  • dyed coat
  • white spots not requested or not permitted in the standard

Grooming

  • badly groomed, dirty cats
  • bad physical condition (undernourished cats)
  • cats with parasites
  • amputated claws

Behavior

  • aggression
  • obviously doped cats

*) Except: Cats shaved because of medical tests
(for example blood test or PKD-test proved by a certificate)