Mekong-Bobtail (Cat) has a body of rectangular format, medium sized and muscular, but still slender and elegant.
Body: Body of rectangular format, medium sized and muscular, but still slender and elegant . Legs slender, medium in length, oval paws. The back is almost straight with minimal rise.
Tail: The tail is composed of kinks or curves or any combination thereof starting already at the base. It has at least three vertebrae, but must not be longer than one fourth of the body length.
Head: The head has gently rounded contours. Top of head is slightly flat. C urved profile, with the dip below eye level. Roman nose. Strong chin and lower jaw, fine oval muzzle with a whisker break.
Ears: Large, broad at the base with slightly rounded tips, set high and slightly outwards.
Eyes: Large, oval in shape, set almost straight; eye colour vivid blue.
Coat: Short and glossy, close-lying; silky but crisp texture, minimal undercoat.
Colour Varieties: The Mekong Bobtail is a colourpointed cat, any point colour without white is accepted. The descriptions of colours are listed in the General Colour Guide.
Faults: Absence of kinks and/or curves leads to disqualification.