Standard of Perfection Updates

American Poultry Association Standard of Perfection

These are the breeds and varieties that have been accepted by the American Poultry Association (APA) since the printing of the last Standard of Perfection (SOP). These are provided to assist judges, exhibitors, and breeders pending the release of the new SOP slated for late 2015.


ABA Approved Standard for Naked Neck Silkies
ABA Approved Fawn Red Old English Game Plumage Standard
ABA Approved Opal Old English Bantam Color Standard
ABA Approved Standard for Silver Ginger Old English Game Bantams
APA Proposed Standard Changes-Barnevelder and Japanese
APA Approved Standard – Nankin Bantams
APA Approved Standard Serama – White
APA Approved Standards- Splash Cochin Bantam and Blue Wheaton OEG Bantam
APA Approved Standard – Nankin Bantam