a comparison among the member organisations

Russian

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  ACF Russian CCofA Russian     GCCF Russian NZCF Russian SACC Russian    
Breed Name Russian Russian     Russian Russian Russian    
Recognition status full full see Russian Blue see Russian Blue Blue – Full
White and Black - Preliminary
full full see Russian Blue see Russian Blue
Breed code         16a Blue
16a 14c White
16a 15 Black
RUS RUS    
Allowable outcrosses none none     Domestic Shorthairs (green-eyed white, blue or black Self only) closely resembling Russian Blue type and in general good health.
Must have DNA test certificate(s)  showing that the cat is not a carrier of recessive albino series alleles, longhair, chocolate or cinnamon and that the cat is blood type A, not carrying B
none none    
Recognised colours blue

black

white
blue

black

white
    blue – 16a

white – 16a14c (green eyed)

black – 16a 15
blue

black

white
blue

black

white
   
Breeding restrictions none none     Russian White cats for breeding must be tested for deafness. none none    
Special notes none none     Currently awaiting progression of Russian White and Russian Black.  As odd-eyed Russian White kittens have been produced we are currently awaiting a Breed Number for these so that a record is made of the frequency although they will not be bred from or shown. Adult Cats undertow years of age should not be penalized for incomplete eye colour. none    
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