Notice to all CKC and foreign conformation judges - the Japanese Chin breed standard distributed by the Canadian Kennel Club in November 2017, is incorrect. Steps are being taken by the JCCC Inc. to have the CKC retract, correct and issue a correct Japanese Chin breed standard prior to its January 1, 2018 effective date.
- UK Breed Profile - Japanese Chin (PDF) - Compiled by Ulla Piihl, Niels Piihl, Jeanne Tribler and Mette Mortensen English version, September 2016
- Judging the Japanese Chin - A Comparative Approach (PDF) - Compiled by Dr. Gail H. Forsythe, 2015
- The Japanese Chin, Unique and Distinctive Eyes (PDF) - This article focuses on the interpretation of the breed standard as it relates to the "eyes". It expresses the opinion of 3 Japanese Chin breeders.