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American Family's Pet Expo

The International Cat Association (TICA) event sponsored by Dr. Elsey Precious Cat Litter, Sturdi Products and Royal Canin teams with American Family's Pet Expo to present 55 pedigreed breeds of cats in competition for the coveted title of Best In Show.

APHIS Flowchart

TICA and CFA have produced a single page flowchart that shows the impact

Save The Date! World’s Largest Gathering Of Dogs & Cats Comes Early This Year To The Javits Center September 28 & 29

Mar 19, 2013
New York, NY – New York City is going to the dogs and cats once again when the American Kennel Club® (AKC®) and The International Cat Association (TICA) join forces to host the fifth annual AKC Meet the Breeds® event on September 28th and 29th at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

Hundreds of Cats and Dogs Scheduled to Return at Meet the Breeds in New York City

Jul 23, 2012
Tickets are available online for pet lovers who want to learn about and have the chance to pet and play with rare cats and dogs at Meet the Breeds on October 20 and 21 2012 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City

TICA 2011 Elections Announced for Breed Committees and Board Members

Jan 08, 2012
The International Cat Association (TICA) announced the reelection of its President, Vickie Fisher and its Vice President, Bobbie Tullo for new terms which start January 1, 2012.

Thousands of Pet Lovers Meet and Learn About Their Favorite Dogs and Cats at AKC Meet the Breeds

Dec 10, 2011
The American Kennel Club and The International Cat Association educate and entertain tens of thousands of dog and cat lovers at the third annual AKC Meet the Breeds in New York City.

Abyssinian Claims Title as the World’s Best Cat for 2010-2011 Show Season

Sep 03, 2011
Ruddy ticked tabby Abyssinian from Europe takes title as the Best Cat for The International Cat Association’s 2010-2011 show season.

Thousands of Dogs and Cats to Take A Bite Out of the Big Apple

Aug 08, 2011
Tickets to World’s Largest Gathering of Dogs and Cats On Sale Now at

Cat Groomers Join Forces with the World’s Largest Registry of Pedigreed Cats to Promote Cat Care

Aug 02, 2011
The International Cat Association (TICA) announced its partnership with The Professional Cat Groomers Association (PCGAA) to promote cat grooming and care around the world.

AKC and TICA Celebrate Official State Dogs and Cats on Independence Day

Jun 29, 2011
Many breeds of dogs registered by the American Kennel Club (AKC) and breeds of cats registered by The International Cat Association (TICA) are officially “state dogs” or “state cats”.

The International Cat Association to Exhibit at the London Pet Show

Apr 07, 2011
The International Cat Association (TICA) will exhibit at the London Pet Show on May 7 and 8, 2011.

The Bengal Once Again Named Most Popular Breed of Cat Around the World

Apr 07, 2011
The Bengal claims the title of Most Popular Breed of cat with over 6,000 cats registered with the International Cat Association (TICA) in 2010.

Aline Noel-Garel Named Judge of the Year by The International Cat Association

Sep 05, 2010
The International Cat Association (TICA) names Aline Noel-Garel Judge of the Year for 2009-2010 at its Annual Awards Banquet and Cat Show in Santa Clara, CA.