The International Cat Association (TICA)
TICA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the registration of all breeds of felines and catteries. TICA has instituted strict standards and regulations for it's members. With shows worldwide TICA honors outstanding felines, their owners, and breeders for their accomplishments.
American Cat Fanciers Association (ACFA)
Originating in 1955, ACFA is known as the Fairest, Friendliest and most Fun feline association! Their goal is to promote the welfare, education, knowledge and interest in all domesticated, purebred and non-purebred cats, to breeders, owners, exhibitors of cats and the general public.
Cat Fanciers Association (CFA)
The non-profit Cat Fanciers Association was founded in 1906. CFA will hold approximately 400 shows world wide this season. CFA shows are judged by individuals who meet high qualification criteria and have completed a rigorous training program that well qualifies them to evaluate the show cat using the CFA breed standards.
Maine Coon Breeders & Fanciers Association (MCBFA)
MCBFA was founded in 1968 to preserve,protect and promote the Maine Coon Cat. Approximately 1500 strong, MCBFA is composed of fanciers and breeder members around the world who are united in admiration of these wonderful cats. They are currently not accepting new members.
In the event I do not have any kittens/cats available or that meet a buyers needs, I would happily refer you to a fellow peer who breeds Maine Coons. If you do reach out, please tell them you were referred by Rebel Paws Cattery! Please inquire if you'd like a referral and I'll do my best to send you to another reputable breeder who might be able to assist you.
Miscellaneous "LYNX" Tips
Some websites that are useful and fun for fellow cat lovers!