2011 Standard of Perfection Corrections

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The 2011-2015 ARBA Standard of Perfection is now in effect: do you have your copy?   If you’ve already purchased this book, you’ll want to make note of a few errors that occured in the first printing.  The following notices were posted here on the ARBA website.

Please note the following correction for the printed 2011-2015 ARBA Standard of Perfection Page 34,  STANDARD & GUIDE FOR JUDGING MEAT CLASSES.  MEAT PENS, second paragraph, second sentence “Pointed animals must all have the same point color” is an error.  The sentence “Pointed animals must all have the same point color” should be removed.  The 2011-2015 Standard of Perfection correction page will be updated to reflect this correction.

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2011-2015 ARBA Standard of Perfection- Corrections January 1, 2011.  Posted on the ARBA website.

Giant Chinchilla: Currently, the class weight reads: Juniors 11 pounds. It should read: Junior Does not over
12 pounds, Junior Bucks not over 11 pounds.

Amber Rex: Replace the current color description with the following: Surface color is to be light reddishbrown,
carried well down the sides, lightly, and evenly tipped with chocolate. Intermediate ring color is to be
golden orange, clearly defined over a dove-gray undercolor. Belly is to be white or tan over dove-gray undercolor.
Eyes – Brown, ruby cast permissible. Faults – Indistinct intermediate band, failure to show dove-gray
undercolor on the belly.

New Zealand: Currently, the class weight reads: Juniors Bucks and Does….minimum weight 4 ½ lbs. It
should read: Juniors Bucks and Does….minimum weight 6 lbs.

CAVY:
Page 232 – under MARKED, add Tortoise Shell. It was inadvertently omitted.
Page 246 – under SOLIDS % AGOUTIS, COLOR, add Proximity to variety description….. 15 points. This was
inadvertently deleted and must be included as the 15 points are part of the 100 point schedule.
Page 250 – CORONET – Currently has Type….15, Color….5. Change to Type….10, Color….10

Please note the following correction for the printed 2011-2015 ARBA Standard of Perfection Page 34,  STANDARD & GUIDE FOR JUDGING MEAT CLASSES.  MEAT PENS, second paragraph, second sentence “Pointed animals must all have the same point color” is an error.  The sentence “Pointed animals must all have the same point color” should be removed.  The 2011-2015 Standard of Perfection correction page will be updated to reflect this correction.  

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