Representatives of the species of guinea pigs English self refer to the direction of the guinea pigs, pets stand out in that they have solid suit, that is, solid color woolen cover, at least, so it is accepted for their official standard. English is a kind of familiar, entitled «English Self». The English community represented species, which is known under the title «English Self Cavy Slub”, approved certain standard guinea pigs, for which animals have special colorings in the ears, extremities (especially the pads on their feet), as well as the eyes. Pets English self sufficient old, so over time they were divided into different areas: pure black «Black»; white, have red eyes «Pink eyed white»; white having black eyes “Dark eyed white»; gold, have red eyes «Pink eyed golden»; gold, have black eyes «Dark eyed golden»; lilac “Lilas”; beige or pale brown «Beige»; saturated red «Red»; saffron “Saffron”; buffs “Vuff”; chocolate brown or “Chocolate”; cream “Cream”.
Especially distinguished classical representatives of this breed – the chocolate kind, because they perfectly convey the coloring further offspring. Selection of practice showed that the specimens that have overly bright color of the coat, you should immediately reject, as they can be distinguished by their lugs too light.