German Long-billed Pigeon, Volatile

German Long-billed Pigeon, Volatile

Other names:

German – German long-beaked bottlenose dolphin, France – German long-nosed tumbler, English – German Long-Faced Tumbler,


It has long been known as the flying pigeon. From the end of the 19th century, it was bred in Germany and improved to its present-day appearance, especially in cities like Berlin (sroki), Braunschweig (chins), Celle i Magdeburg (white-tailed and white-tailed -white-tailed) and in Halberstadt (one color).

General impression:

Undercut, high, erect and high standing pigeon, impressively harmonious in all parts. Very long head and beak carried horizontally. At present, the existing differences in appearance between magpies and pigeons with a different type of drawing are taken into account.

Template: features of racialism.

Head: Elongated and narrow, forming a straight to gently rising profile line from the tip of the beak to the top of the head, which shortly after the eye reaches the highest point and from there it becomes rounded to the neck. Long front part of the head, full on the side, seen from the side, it is shaped like a teardrop, without plate, no edges, edge, fold, bends or dimples. Size, relatively, the length of the head should be harmoniously fitted to the thickness of the neck and body.
Eyes: The most pure white iris with the smallest possible pupil.
Brew: Narrow, with fine tissue and fiery red, except for black-beaks, whose eyebrow is blue and black.
Beak: Long, simple, strong at the root, carried horizontally and "without breaks" - the saps extend to the front of the head . Flesh color, well supplied with blood. Allowed with raid (muszka) in monochrome blacks, white-tailed and white-tailed – white-tailed and in black and blue pink-billed magpies. They have a black beak: storks, monochromatic colors, where blue is the primary color, white-tailed, white – white-tailed and blue-tailed magpies. Wax sticks stick well, non-disturbing profile lines, pink, delicate.
Neck: Long, elegant and thin, not completely coming out of the shoulders, no cartilage (bagdette tumor). Throat gently dissected.
Breast: Narrow, but round, carried high, not clearly marked.
Back: Narrow, drooping.
Wings: Well closed, not sticking out in front of the breast, tightly adherent, resting on the tail, not intersecting.
Tail: Relatively short, well closed, forming a sloping line with the back, but not touching the ground.
The legs: Long and straight, lower leg visible, slightly bent in the "heel" joints, jumps and unfledged fingers.
Plumage: Smooth and tight.

Kinds of colors:

Sroki: black, Brown, Red, yellow, blue, brown – fawn, blue – fawn (previously it was pearly color), yellow – fawn (previously Izabell), black beaked blue.

Monochrome: White, black, Red, yellow, blue with black stripes, in blue polka dots, blue – fawn, in blue – fawn peas, blue szymel (sowi), brown – fawn.

Chins: black, Red, yellow, blue with black stripes, in blue polka dots, blue – fawn, blue – fawn peas, blue szymel (sowi), red – fawn, yellow – fawn, Isabell, silver.

White-tailed and white-tailed – white-tailed: black, Red, yellow, blue with black stripes, blue peas, blue – fawn, blue – fawn peas, blue szymel (sowi).


Color and drawing:

Colors as saturated as possible or clean and uniform. Stripes and polka dots as continuously and evenly as possible.

Sroki: Head, neck, breast, shoulder plumage, colored back and tail, otherwise white. Horizontal cut of color on the chest or slightly oscillating downwards, touching approximately the tip of the sternum. White backs still allowed for blue beaked beaks.

Chins: Białe podgardle zaokrąglone od jednego kąta dzioba do drugiego, not touching the edges of the eyes. 7-10 white ailerons. Red – fawn with a light base color and red stripes and neck. Yellow – fawn with a completely light base color, jak i żółtymi pasami i szyją. Isabell całkowicie w delikatnym kolorze śmietankowym bez pasów. Silver entirely in a delicate silver gray color without stripes.

White-tails: 12 piór ogona z górnym i dolnym upierzeniem pokrywającym białe.

Białystok – white-tailed: do rysunku białoogonów dochodzi 7-10 white ailerons.

Storks: Barwa podstawowa biała, a few colorful feathers on the head and upper neck and at least 7 colored or hemmed blue – black (stork-like), a tail with a colored stripe or in pure white.

Big mistakes:

Heavy, thick-boned body, too short, thick neck, heavy – rude head with a short front part of the "face", podgardle, sags - dents, folds – edges, a plate on the back of the head – flattened back of the head, drooping or thin subulate beak, a lot of redness in the iris, grainy or thick eyebrows, too short legs, strongly bent (collapsing posture). Serious drawing and color errors. In storks, the beginning of stripes, less than 7 colorful, extreme ailerons, broken tail strip, very dirty color of the tail.

Comments for the evaluation:

Overall Impression - Body shape and posture - Posture - Head and beak shape - Eyes - Color and drawing


Group IX Volatile

Wedding ring number 8

Edition 2001