KC Registration vs. Breed Standard colour lists
The Kennel Club is aware that, since the development of the online registrations system and the consequent need to provide lists of acceptable colours for breed registrations, there have been some concerns about the colours included for registration of some breeds.
These concerns have also linked to the colours described by Breed Standards. The Kennel Club has therefore provided guidance to distinguish between Breed Standard colour descriptions and registration colour descriptions.
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The Breed Council agreed at its April 2011 meeting to carry out a further review of the list of “Registration colours” and has also asked the KC to amend the Breed Standard to make Piebald, Tricolour, Blue and Isabella “unacceptable colours”.