Standard for Blue Goldens:


BLUE SHELL GOLDEN PERSIAN (AY 12)


Coat colour: Light beige to pale creamed honey, more intense on the face and back, with a lighter shade of colour down the flanks, on the belly, underside of tail and the chin more intense on the face and back, with a lighter shade of colour down the flanks, on the belly, underside of tail and the chin; Whisker pads, chin and chest may be light beige to pale creamed honey. The coat on the back, flanks, head and tail is lightly tipped with blue; the tip of the ears and the tail to be blue
Face and legs may be very slightly shaded with blue tipping. The general appearance to be much lighter than for the Blue Shaded Golden.
Lips and nose. Lips and nose are outlined with lavender blue. Centre of nose leather is pink.
Paw pads Lavender or blue
Eye colour Green with shaded of blue preferred; outlined with lavender blue.
Remarks Faults: obviously shaded face, barring, extensive blue running up the heels.

BLUE SHADED GOLDEN PERSIAN (AY 11)


Coat colour: Beige to creamed honey, more intense on the face and back, with a lighter shade of colour down the flanks, on the belly, underside of tail and the chin; more intense on the face and back, with a lighter shade of colour down the flanks, on the belly, underside of tail and the chin; Whisker pads, chin and chest may be beige to creamed honey. The coat on the back, flanks, head and tail is lightly tipped with blue; the tip of the ears and the tail to be blue. The face and tail may have faint tabby markings. The fur is blue under the feet and on the hind feetthis covers the whole of the underside of the foot as far as the joint.
Lips and nose: Lips and nose are outlined with lavender blue. Centre of nose leather is pink.
Paw pads: Lavender or blue
Eye colour: Green with shaded of blue preferred; outlined with lavender blue.
Remarks Faults: tickings effect on the coat, blue roots, distinct tabby markings on the back.

BLOTCHED BLUE GOLDEN TABBY PERSIAN (AY 22 )


Coat colour: Creamed honey undercoat with a mantle of blue tipping which shades down the sides, clearly defined and broad markings. Legs evenly barred; tail regularly ringed. Marking on forehead in shape of an "M"; and unbroken line runs back from outer corner of the eye; 2 or 3 spirals on the cheeks, cream on the chin, two unbroken necklaces on the upper chest. Vertical lines over the back of the head extend to the shoulder markings are in the shape of a butterfly with both upper and lower wings distinctly outlined. The back markings consist of a vertical line down the spine from butterfly to tail; a vertical stripe parallels this stripe on each side. The three stripes are separated from each other by stripes of the ground colour. Large solid blotches on each flank are encircled by one or more unbroken lines. Markings should be the same on each side. A double row of blue spots (buttons) to be seen on chest and stomach.
Lips and nose Lips and nose are outlined with blue. Nose leather is lavender or lilac-rose.
Paw pads Lavender or lilac-rose.
Eye colour Green, hazel or copper; outlined with lavender.
Remarks Faults: gold to red or cream splotches in hair tipping.

MACKEREL BLUE GOLDEN TABBY PERSIAN (AY 23 )


Coat colour: Description as for AY 22, with the exception of the pattern
Lips and nose. Lips and nose are outlined with blue. Nose leather must be lavender or lilac-rose.
Paw pads Lavender or lilac-rose.
Eye colour Green, hazel or copper; outlined with lavender.
Remarks Faults: gold to red or cream splotches in hair tipping.

SPOTTED BLUE GOLDEN TABBY PERSIAN (AY 24 )


Coat colour: Description as for AY 22, with the exception of the pattern
Lips and nose: Lips and nose are outlined with blue. Nose leather must be lavender or lilac-rose.
Paw pads Lavender or lilac-rose.
Eye colour Green, hazel or copper; outlined with lavender.
Remarks Faults: gold to red or cream splotches in hair tipping.