Coat: Short to medium long and dense, soft and luscious.
Structure: Short to medium in length feels slightly rough; a coat that has remarkable firmness and structure. Rougher guard hairs over a softer undercoat, while the dots have a noticeably softer texture. The coat is not overly thick and lies fairly smooth against the body. Glitter is not desirable.
Colors: Black, brown spotted tabby, silver spotted tabby and black-smoke. The only permitted colors are the gold to orange ground color with strong dark spots, the silver ground color with powerful dark spots, solid black and black-smoke. No preference is given to the base color of the black / brown spotted tabbies. Clear bold spots and markings on the tabbies are desirable. Preference for ghost markings on the black variation.
Color / Pattern ONLY black, brown spotted tabby, silver spotted tabby, black smoke. The only color variations allowed are the gold to orange ground color with “greasy” black spots, the silver ground color with “greasy” black spots or all black.
In every variation, both the lips are black and the striking black tear duct lines are on the inside of each eye.
In spotted Savannahs, the nose leather can be stone red as well as completely black or black with
a light red or pink line running down the middle.
In black Savannahs, the nose leather must be completely black. The soles of the feet must be black or brown / black in both color variations.
The black Savannah must be completely black. Black spots on a black background is ideal. Those spots should be consistent with the spotted Savannah standard.
COLORS: ONLY black, brown spotted tabby, silver spotted tabby and black smoke.
The ideal Savannah is a confident, alert, curious and friendly cat.
ERRORS: spots, spots that are not black any white spot on neck, chest, abdomen or other area not described in the standard
vertically aligned spots or striped tabby pattern stocky body small ears
Disqualification: extra toes surgically adjusted tail.