Varieties of Fancy Rats - Self Varieties

Pink Eyed White

To be as white as possible, devoid of creamy tinge or staining. Eyes pink.
Genetics: Normally cc but other possibilities exist
Top colour 25
Belly colour - to match top colour, no thin patches 25
Remainder - general conformation 50

Pink Eyed White
Coastboat Highland Kali owned by Natasha Klus and bred by Jo McGregor
Pink Eyed White
Coastboat Highland Kali owned by Natasha Klus and bred by Jo McGregor

Champagne

To resemble champagne silk, with no suggestion of dullness or greyness. Eyes Red.
Genetics: aaBCDpp or aabbCDpp
Top colour 25
Belly colour - to match top colour, no thin patches 25
Remainder - general conformation 50

Champagne
owned and bred by Rivendell Stud
 

Buff

To be an even, warm magnolia with no sign of dullness or greyness. Belly colour to match top. Eyes to be dark ruby.
Genetics: aarr or aabbrr
Top colour 20
Belly colour 10
Feet (5 points per foot) 20
Remainder - general conformation 50

Buff
owned and bred by Rivendell Stud
Buff
owned and bred by Rivendell Stud

Platinum

To be an even and bright shade of pale grey with a distinct ice-blue hue, with no suggestion of creamy, brownish or strong blue tones. Belly colour to match top. Feet pale grey. Eye colour red to ruby.
Genetics: Combination of an unrecognised brown gene (called American mink) with blue & another unrecognised pink eyed gene.
Top colour 20
Belly colour 10
Undercolour 15
Feet 5
Remainder - general conformation 50

Platinum
owned and bred by Rivendell Stud
 

Quick Silver

To be an even and bright shade of blue grey with no suggestion of icy, creamy or brownish tones. Should be distinctly different to the icy blue tone of the platinum rat and the pale dove of the powder blue. Undercolour light blue to the skin. belly colour to match top. Feet grey, eye colour mid to dark ruby.


Owned by Alpha Centauri Stud

British Blue

To be a deep steel blue without any brown coloration. Colour to be even with the belly colour matching the top. The colour of the fur when parted to be blue grey down to the skin.
Genetics: aadd
Top colour 20
Belly colour 10
Feet (5 points per foot) 20
Remainder - general conformation 50

British Blue
owned and bred by Alpha Centauri Stud
British Blue
Alpha Centauri Jody owned by Aquarius Stud, bred by Alpha Centauri Stud

Black

To be a deep solid black, devoid of dinginess and white hairs or patches. Base fur to be black. Foot colour to match top. Eyes black.
Genetics: aa
Top Colour 20
Belly Colour 10
Feet (5 points per foot) 20
Remainder - general conformation 50

Black
Aquarius Gabrielle de Lioncourt owned by Tanya McComiskie and bred by Phil Neate
Black
Aquarius Gabrielle de Lioncourt owned by Tanya McComiskie and bred by Phil Neate

Chocolate

To be a deep, rich chocolate, as even as possible, devoid of any dinginess and white hairs or patches. Foot colour to match top. Eyes black.
Genetics: aabb or aaBBRr or aabbRr
Top colour 20
Belly colour 10
Feet (5 points per foot) 20
Remainder - general conformation 50


Halcyon Galaxy owned by Alpha Centauri Stud

Mink

To be an even mid-grey brown, devoid of dinginess, silvering or patches and having a distinct bluish sheen. Foot colour to match top. Eyes black.
Genetics: aamm
Top Colour 20
Belly Colour 10
Feet (5 points per foot) 20
Remainder - general conformation 50


Owned by Ann Foster

Ivory

Body colour to be very pale creamy white all over with no odd coloured hairs or patches. Ears and tail to be pink. Eyes Black.
Genetics: genetics currently unproven and being researched
Coat colour 20
Eyes 20
Ears 5
Tail 5
Remainder - general conformation 50

Ivory
owned by Tenebrae Stud
Ivory
Tenebrae Potku owned and bred by Tenebrae Stud