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SHOW CAGE STANDARD

 

Perches - 1/2" X 3/8" Champed Edges
 2 Perches Placed 3 Wires Either Side of Center

Exterior of Cage - Gloss Black
Wire Front - Black
Drinker - Black 'D' Cup

23 Wire Front
Drinker Hole in Center
Hand Hold - Kidney Shaped

Door Hinged
Timber 1/4" or 1/15"

Interior Color - Young Green
Sherwin Williams Latex
 Semi-Gloss "Young Green"
BM-27-21
 BAC Colorant     OZ       32      64      128
 G2- New Green     1        2       -          -
 Y1 - Yellow              -       20       -          -
 N1 - Raw Amber    -       14      1          -
 W1 - White              1      27       -          -

Possible Sources for Gloster Show Cages
 
Jerry Cason - for New Wooden Cages
817-237-5867
jerrycason@mindspring.com
 
Tom Voges - New Plastic Show Cages
3601 S Valley view St
Wichita KS 67215
316-440-0839
t.voges@yahoo.com
 
You might also try joining this Facebook group
which is called "Canary Show Cages For Trade or Sale"
If the link below does not work try copy/paste of the https:// below.
https://m.facebook.com/groups/1612921192323219?src=email_notif

THE STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE

 

The Gloster Canary is judged on a 100 point system as follows:

FOR THE CORONA

  • CORONA: Neatness, regular unbroken round shape, eye discernible with definite center. (worth 5 of 20 points)

  • BODY: Back well filled & wings laying close thereto, full neck, chest nicely rounded without prominence. (20 points)

  • TAIL: Closely floded & well carried. (5 points)

  • PLUMAGE: Close, firm, giving a clean cut appearence of good quality & good natural color. (10 points)

  • CARRIAGE: Alert, with quick, lively movement. (10 points)

  • LEGS/FEET: Medium length, with out blemish. (5 points)

  • SIZE: Tendency to the diminutive. (15 points)

  • CONDITION: Healthy & cleanliness (10 points)

FOR THE CONSORT

The points for the CONSORT are identical

to the CORONA except for the following:

  • CONSORT: Head broad & round at every point with good rise over center of skull (15 points)

  • EYEBROW: Heavy showing browiness (5 points)