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Organizations and Breed Clubs

Although everyone who loves cats can properly be called a "cat fancier," this section is devoted to the registries, clubs, and supporters of pedigreed cats, sometimes known as "purebred cats".
  1. Breed Clubs (7)

IPCBA (International Progressive Cat Breeders Alliance)
IPCBA was founded in 1996 with the intent of giving breed charters more control over the standards of their individual breeds. The IPCBA presently recognizes 73 breeds of cats, making it the largest breed registry in the world.

American Cat Fanciers Association
ACFA is billed as the Fairest, Friendliest and most Fun feline association!

Australian Cat Federation
The Australian Cat Federation Inc, formed in 1972, is an Australia wide, recommendatory body with affiliates in every State and in the Northern Territory.

Cat Fanciers' Association
The CFA is the world's largest registry of purebred cats and its site is packed with information about the breeds CFA approves for registry, as well as general information about cat care. The CFA presently recognizes 43 breeds of cats.

The GCCF is the governing body of the Cat Fancy in the United Kingdom and is the feline equivalent of the Kennel Club.

TICA Home Page
The International Cat Association recognizes more breeds than any other registry.

CFA Gulf Shore Region (Region 3)
The Gulf Shore region includes Arkansas,Colorado, Kansas (S of the 38th parallel),Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma,Tennessee (West of the TN River), Texas,and Wyoming.

East of Eden Cat Fanciers
All-breed club charted by TICA and located in the Monterey area of California.

Edmonton Cat Fanciers Club
A TICA affiliated club based in Canada, running its own server to promote the welfare of all cats.

Internet Cat Club
CFA affiliated club, claims to the the Internet's first cat club.

Long Island Cat Fanciers
Long Island Cat Fanciers lays claim to being the only cat club in the world which provides monthly veterinarian lectures to educate the public in feline health issues.

Westchester Feline Club, Inc.
TICA affiliated cat club located in Westchester County, New York, USA.

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