Eyes - Shape & Size
CFA Description: walnut, oval on top and round on bottom. Size: moderately large.
TICA Description: Walnut in shape, oval on top and rounded on bottom. Moderately large in proportion to head.
ACFA Description: Walnut, oval on top and round on bottom, moderately large in size.
FIFE Description: Moderately large, walnut, upper line oval and lower line round.
CFA TICA ACFA FIFE
6 points 5 points* 6 points 5 points**
* Note: TICA allots a total of 5 points for the eyes and does not distinguish between the value of the size & shape, placement or color.
** Note: FIFE also allots a total of 5 points for the eyes and does not distinguish between the value for size/size and placement. FIFE also allots no individual value for color as do the other 3 associations.
NOTE the WALNUT shape with the oval on top and round on the bottom.
Note that there are 4 basic characteristics called for when evaluating the eyes. They are:
Watch for these 4 features in the videos and photos below:
1 - "walnut shape - OVAL on top round on the bottom".
2 - "set on slight angle between base of ear and tip of nose"
3 - eyes "one eye width apart"
4 - "moderately large"
Eye placement should be midway between the nose and the base of the ear and slanted upwards towards the outer edge of the ear.