a comparison among the member organisations


Manx ACF Logo CCCofA Logo CFA Logo FIFe Logo GCCF Logo NZCF Logo SACC Logo TICA Logo WCF Logo
  ACF Manx     FIFe Manx       TICA Manx  
Breed Name Manx     Manx       Manx  
Recognition status full see Manx Shorthair see Manx Shorthair full       full  
Breed code       MAN       MN  
Allowable outcrosses British Shorthair

For breeding purposes only, the Manx/Cymric breed group comprises the following tail lengths:

Rumpy Riser



Manx/Cymric may be mated within the breed group, with the exception of Rumpy x Rumpy.
    British Shorthair for breeding purposes only.

      Cymric (part of breed group  
Recognised colours All colours allowed with the exception of amber     All colour varieties and patterns are permitted including al colour varieties with white; any amount of white is permissible       all  
Breeding restrictions Rumpy Manx/Cymric to Rumpy Manx/Cymric not permitted             none  
Special notes Rumpy Riser  (a rise of bone at the end of the spine which does not stop the hand)

Cats with one or two tailbones will be registered as Stumpy Manx (maximum length of tail 3cm)
    Manx having at least three generations of MAN/CYM 51,52,53 and 54 prior to the actual cat must be registered in the LO registry.

Manx having MAN 54 in its pedigree in one or more of the three generations prior to the cat in question, will be registered in the LO pedigree book.

MAN 51 = Manx Rumpy.

MAN 52 = Manx Rumpy Riser

MAN 53 = Manx Stumpy

MAN 54 = Tailed Manx – only allowed for breeding purposes not allowed for showing.