[ AS Canary Size ] American Singer Canary Standard
adopted in 1943

Bird 53/4 inches long measured either from top of head to tip of tail, or tip of beak to tip of tail.

Angle of Bird when not singing, between 35 to 45 degrees from vertical. Should not have the roller hoop when it stands in position when it sings.

Head Rounded, not too much dome
Beak Medium
Eye Round, well set
Neck and Throat  Full song expansion
Carriage Lively, alert, fearless
Shoulder Pronounced
Back Rounded, not too flat
Wings Medium
Breast Rounded and full
Thigh Not much showing
Legs Medium
Tail Medium, close
Feathers Tight

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