WCF EMS CODE   

CHAMPIONCHIP STATUS ON WCF SHOWS

For all breeds recognized by WCF

For all breeds recognized by one WCC Member

(International organizations CFA -FIFE — TICA; national organizations ACF — CCCA — GCCF — NZCF — SACC)

For all breeds recognized by a WCF Cooperation partner (LOOF)

PEDIGREE STATUS IN WCF

All WCF recognized breeds and colours get full pedigrees

All others get «RIEX» pedigrees

All breeds which cannot be find in the WCF EMS CODE are «NON RECOGNIZED BREEDS»

BREED NAME CODE RECOGNIZED BY
 

CATEGORY 1 — LONGHAIR

Chinchilla Longhair CHL WCF — SACC
British Longhair BLH WCF — FIFE — TICA — GCCF — SACC — LOOF
Colourpoint Himalayan PER33 ALL
Deutsch Langhaar DLH WCF
Highland Fold (Scottish Fold Longhair) SFL WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Highland Straight (Scottish Straight Longhair) SFL71 WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Minuet Longhair MIL TICA
Original Longhair TLH WCF
Persian PER ALL
Selkirk Rex Longhair SRL ALL
 

CATEGORY 2 —  SEMILONGHAIR

American Bobtail ABL CFA — TICA — LOOF
American Curl Longhair ACL WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — LOOF
Aphrodite’s Giant APL ACF
Asian Longhair ALH GCCF — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Bengal Longhair (Cashmere) CAM TICA — NZCF
Burmese Longhair (Tiffany) TIF NZCF — SACC
Burmilla Longhair BML TICA — ACF — NZCF — SACC
Cornish Rex Longhair (Californian Rex) CLX LOOF
Cymric CYM WCF — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Japanese Bobtail Longhair JBL WCF — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Karelian Bobtail Longhair KAL WCF
Kurilian Bobtail Longhair KBL WCF — FIFE — TICA — LOOF
LaPerm Longhair LPL FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA -GCCF — SACC — LOOF
Maine Coon MCO ALL
Maine Coon Polydactyl POL TICA
Munchkin Longhair MNL TICA — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
Neva Masquerade SIB33 ALL
Norwegian Forest Cat NFO ALL
Pixiebob Longhair PXL TICA — ACF — LOOF
Ragamuffin RGM WCF — CFA — GCCF
Ragdoll RAG ALL
Russian Blue Longhair (Nebelung) NEB TICA — GCCF — LOOF
Sacred Birman SBI ALL
Siberian Cat SIB ALL
Somali SOM ALL
Turkish Angora TUA WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — LOOF
Turkish Van TUV ALL
Ural Rex Longhair URL WCF
York Chocolate YOR WCF — LOOF
 

CATEGORY 3 —  SHORTHAIR

Abyssinian ABY ALL
American Bobtail ABS CFA — TICA — LOOF
American Curl ACS WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
American Shorthair ASH CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
American Wirehair AWH CFA — TICA — SACC — LOOF
Anatoli ANA WCF
Aphrodite’s Giant Shorthair APS ACF
Arabian Mau ARM WCF
Asian ASI GCCF — SACC — LOOF
Australian Mist AUM WCF — TICA — ACF — CCCA — GCCF — SACC
Aztek AZT GCCF
Bengal BEN ALL
Bombay BOM WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — LOOF
Brasilian Shorthair BSH WCF
British Shorthair BRI ALL
Burmese American AMB CFA — TICA — LOOF
Burmese European BUR WCF — CFA — FIFE — ACF — CCCA — GCCF — NZCF — SACC- LOOF
Burmilla BML CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Celtic / European Shorthair KKH WCF — FIFE (EUR) — LOOF
Ceylon CEY WCF — LOOF
Chartreux CHA WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — LOOF
Chausie CHS TICA
Cornish Rex CRX ALL
Devon Rex DRX ALL
Egyptian Mau MAU ALL
Exotic Shorthair EXO ALL
German Rex GRX WCF — FIFE — LOOF
Japanese Bobtail JBT WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Kanaani KAN WCF
Karelian Bobtail KAS WCF
Korat KOR WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
Kurilian Bobtail KBS WCF — FIFE — TICA — LOOF
La Perm LPS CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — GCCF — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Lykoi LYS CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA
Manx MAN ALL
Minuet MIS TICA
Munchkin MNS TICA — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
Ocicat OCI WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — GCCF — NZCF — LOOF
Pixiebob PXS TICA — ACF — LOOF
Russian Blue RUS ALL
Savannah SAV TICA
Scottish Fold SFS WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Scottish Straight SFS71 WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Selkirk Rex SRX ALL
Singapura SIN WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Snowshoe SNO FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA -GCCF — LOOF
Sokoke SOK FIFE — GCCF — LOOF
Toyger TOY TICA — GCCF — NZCF
Ural Rex URX WCF

 

 

 

CATEGORY 4 — ORIENTAL GROUP

Colourpoint Shorthair COS CFA
Foreign White Shorthair (Siam) SIAw67 ACF — CCCA
Foreign White Longhair (Balinese) BALw67 ACF — CCCA
Havana (Suffolk) HAV TICA — GCCF(SUF) — LOOF
Khao Manee KAM CFA — TICA
Mekong Bobtail MBT WCF
Oriental Longhair (Mandarin) OLH ALL
Oriental Shorthair OSH ALL
Siamese SIA ALL
Siamese Longhair (Balinese) BAL WCF — CFA — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — NZCF — SACC — LOOF
Thai THA WCF — FIFE — TICA — GCCF — LOOF
Tonkinese TON WCF — CFA — TICA — ACF — CCCA — GCCF — NZCF – SACC —  LOOF
Tonkinese Longhair (Tibetan) TOL LOOF
Toy Bob TOB WCF
 

CATEGORY 5 —  HAIRLESS

Don Sphynx (Donskoy) DSX WCF — FIFE — TICA — SACC — LOOF
Peterbald PBD WCF — FIFE — TICA — ACF — CCCA — SACC — LOOF
Sphynx Canadian SPH ALL
 

CATS WITHOUT PEDIGREE

Household Pet Shorthair HPS  
Household Pet Longhair HPL  
 

NON RECOGNIZED BREEDS

non recognized Longhair XLH  
non recognized Shorthair XSH  
non recognized Hairless XHL  
 

 

BASIC COLOURS

COLOUR CODE DESCRIPTION
black n seal — brown — ruddy — sable — ebony
blue a  
chocolate b havanna
lilac c lavender
red d  
cream e  
black tortie f patched — tortoiseshell based on black
blue tortie g patched — tortoiseshell based on blue
chocolate tortie h patched — tortoiseshell based on chocolate
lilac tortie j patched — tortoiseshell based on lilac
cinnamon o sorrel
fawn p  
cinnamon tortie q patched — tortoiseshell based on cinnamon
fawn tortie r patched — tortoiseshell based on fawn
white w  
unrecognized colour in certain breeds x  
 

COLOUR  VARIETIES ADDITIONAL TO BASIC COLOUR

SILVER AND GOLDEN FACTOR
silver s white banding ( in red/cream = cameo)
amber t only for NFO
sunshine u only for SIB
golden y apricot banding

 

 

AMOUNTS OF WHITE

van 01 1/8 colour only head and tail 7/8 white
harlequin 02 1/6 colour 5/6 white
bicolour 03 1/3 till 1/2 white
mitted 04 only for RAG
snowshoe 05 only for SNO
medaillon — locket – bikini — toes 09 in breeds where any amount of white is permitted
 

AGOUTIS

shaded 11 2/3 silver 1/3 tipped
shell 12 7/8 silver 1/8 tipped chinchilla
tabby 21 if the markings cannot be specified, only in 01/02/32/33
classic 22 blotched – marbled
mackerel 23 stripes
spotted 24 rosetted
ticked 25 each hair banded
grizzled ticked 26 only for CHS
 

POINTED

sepia 31 Burmese pointed
mink 32 Tonkinese pointed
himalayan 33 Siamese pointed
 

EYE COLOUR

blue eyed 61  
orange eyed 62  
odd eyed 63 one blue – the other green, yellow or orange
green eyed 64  
golden (to orange) 65 Burmese eye colour
aquamarine/turquoise 66 Tonkinese eye colour
dark blue 67 Siamese eye colour
 

BREED SPECIFIC

rumpy 51 Manx without tail
rumpy riser 52 Manx with tail approach
stumpy 53 Manx with short tail (less than 3 cm)
longie* 54 Manx with tail (more than 3 cm)
straight ears 71 only for Scottish/Highland breed
longhair* 81 only DSP — PBD
shorthair* 82 only DSP — PBD
brushed coat 83 only DSP — PBD
straight coat* 84  
velour coat 85 only DSP — PBD
normal toes 90 only PIX /POL
polydactyl front paws 91 only PIX /POL
polydactyl hind paws 92 only PIX /POL
polydactyl all 4 paws 93 only PIX /POL
long legs* 97 only MNS/MNL
* not for show — no championchip status — only to create the pedigree correct

 

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