AFRMA

American Fancy Rat & Mouse Association

AFRMA Show Judging Order
  • Rats
  • Pets (Youth and Adult)
  • English (Jan. Show only)
  • Unstandardized
  • Unstandardized Breeder (Unstd. Kitten, Unstd. Brood Doe, Unstd. Progeny, Unstd. Stud Buck)
  • Kitten (same order as the Regular classes)
  • Breeder’s Group
  • Brood Doe
  • Most Matched Pair
  • Progeny (Get of Sire, Produce of Dam)
  • Stud Buck
  • Youth
     
  • Standard
    1. Self (Beige, Black, Blue, Blue-Beige, Champagne, Chocolate, Cocoa, Lilac, Mink, P.E. Platinum, Platinum, Powder Blue, Russian Blue, Russian Dove, Sky Blue, B.E. White, P.E. White)
    2. AOC (Agouti, Amber, Blue Agouti, Chinchilla, Cinnamon, Cinnamon Pearl, Fawn, Lynx, Pearl, Russian Blue Agouti)
    3. AOCP (B.E. Siamese New!, Blue Point Siamese, Burmese, Himalayan, Russian Blue Agouti Burmese, Russian Blue Point Siamese, Seal Point Siamese, Merle)
    4. Silvered (Silver Black, Silver Blue, Silver Chocolate, Silver Fawn, Silver Lilac, Silver Mink)
    5. Marked (English Irish, Irish, Down Under, Berkshire, Essex, Variegated, Blaze, Dalmatian, Hooded, Bareback, Capped, Masked)
    6. Odd-eye
  • Rex - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Tailless - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Hairless - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Satin - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Dumbo - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Bristle Coat - a.-f. (repeat)
  • Multi-Variety (i.e. Satin Rex, Hairless Dumbo, Dumbo Tailless, Tailless Hairless Dumbo, etc.) - a.-f. (repeat)
     
  • In any Variety, if 5 or less are exhibited, all Sections will be judged together in one class and no Section ribbons will be awarded in this case.
  • All rat varieties will be judged together in one AOV class except when there are 5 or more entered in any one Variety, then we will break it out into its own class.

  • Mice
  • Pets (Youth and Adult)
  • English (Jan. Show only)
  • Unstandardized
  • Unstandardized Breeder (Unstd. Kitten, Unstd. Brood Doe, Unstd. Progeny, Unstd. Stud Buck)
  • Kitten (same order as the Regular classes)
  • American Mouse
  • Breeder’s Group
  • Brood Doe
  • Most Matched Pair
  • Progeny (Get of Sire, Produce of Dam)
  • Stud Buck
  • Youth
     
  • Standard
    1. Self (Beige, Black, Blue, Champagne, Chocolate, Coffee, Cream, Dove, Fawn, Gold, Ivory, Lilac, Orange, Red, Silver, White)
    2. Tan and Fox (Any recognized Self or AOC color)
    3. Marked (Banded, Broken, Broken Merle, Dutch, Even, Hereford, Rump White, Spotted Tan, Variegated)
    4. AOC (Agouti, Argente, Blue Agouti, Chinchilla, Cinnamon, Pearl, Silver Black, Silver Blue, Silver Grey)
    5. AOCP (Blue Point Himalayan, Blue Point Siamese, Brindle, Himalayan, Merle, Reverse Siamese, Roan, Seal Point Siamese, Siamese Sable, Splashed)
  • Satin - a.-e. (repeat)
  • Long Hair - a.-e. (repeat)
  • Long Hair Satin - a.-e. (repeat)
  • Frizzie - a.-e. (repeat)
  • Frizzie Satin - a.-e. (repeat)
  • Hairless - a. (All colors judged together)
     
  • If, at smaller shows there are 5 or less combined entries in the Long Hair and Long Hair Satin classes, they will be combined into one class; 5 or less combined entries in the Frizzie and Frizzie Satin, will also be combined into one class.
  • Satin, Long Hair, Long Hair Satin, Frizzie, Frizzie Satin and Hairless mice will be judged together in an AOV class except when there are 5 or more entered in any one Variety, then we will break it out into its own class.
  • In any Variety, if 5 or less are exhibited, all Sections will be judged together in one class and no Section ribbons will be awarded in this case.

Updated September 26, 2016