The top coat color should be cream down to the roots and lightly ticked with gray. The belly should be white. Consideration should be given to juveniles, as the pup fur is a peach color and the color develops unevenly. Heavier ticking is consistent with age in a senior gerbil. The nose shall appear darker than the rest of the body.
Shall be dark, large and bright.
The ears should be covered with short, fine gray and cream hairs.
Should be gray on top and white below the demarcation line.
Shall be white. Toenails shall be dark in color.
Fur of any other color in the coat; toenails not of the right color; molt line; heavier ticking of the points causing them to be darker than the rest of the body.