Ural-Rex (Cat) is a is medium sized, muscular and relatively short, but still slim and elegant
The body is medium sized, muscular and relatively short, but still slim and elegant. The legs are medium long and slender with oval feet. Tail medium long, not broad at base, ending in a slightly rounded tip
The head is a short broad equilateral wedge. The broad forehead is flat. The profile is slightly curved at the level of the lower lid. The cheekbones are prominent with an obvious pinch. The muzzle is broad, chin and lower jaw are strong.
The ears are medium sized, rounded at the tips, set high on the head and upright.
The eyes are large, oval and slightly slanted. They are set wide apart (at least the width of an eye). Eye colour to harmonize with coat colour.
The coat is medium long, fine, soft, silky and dense. It covers in loose waves and curls the whole body and the tail. A special feature of this breed is a conspicuous elastic quality of the wave.
Chocolate and cinnamon and the according diluted colours are not accepted in any pattern combinations (solid, bi-colour, tri-colour, tabby). Also, the Burmese colour restriction and the Abyssinian ticking are not accepted. Any other colour is accepted, the descriptions of colours are listed in the General Colour Guide. Any amount of white is allowed.
Black Tabbies display – alongside with the typical nose leather colour and rim and the „M“ on the forehead - brown or golden body colour hue without a pattern.
Celtic Shorthair only until 2011 inclusive