Books and Publications

Cat Talk  – Print publication for CFA breeders and exhibitors. Focus on CFA events and shows, breed profiles, various cat interest columns. Order print edition online from the CFA website.

CFA Newsletter – Monthly digital publication about news and events throughout CFA. Subscribe here.

CFA News – Late-breaking news announcements regarding meetings, prenotices, closures, etc. Published as necessary. Subscribe here.

Current CFA Show Rules  and Breed Standards are available for download at the CFA Manuals page

CFA eCats – Home to managing your cats’ registrations, as well as current and past show information. Basic free access to eCats will allow you to register litters and cats. A paid account will allow you to check your cats epoints via Herman, check weekly epoints and show scoreboards, manage your title confirmations, access the CFA White Pages, and few past show data.

The CFA White Pages is a digital-only included with a subscription to the CFA eCats include names, phone numbers, and email addresses. However, you must fill out the form to be included.

CFA Breeder Referral Service – Advertise your cattery with CFA.


CFA Historical Foundation – founded to educate the public about the cat and its history. Contains books, periodicals, artwork

Cat-o-pedia – The Feline History Project – a collaboration of The CFA Foundation and the Harrison Weir Collection, this  site was establish to piece together and preserve some of the early history of the cat fancy, its exhibitors, breeders, and the cats.