I wish to register my cattery name
with IPCBA. I understand the fee for registration is a one time charge
only and the name approved will be for my exclusive use or for the use of those additionally named as
co-owners. I agree to abide by the rules and regulations of IPCBA as pertaining to catteries.
Rules pertaining to Cattery Name
Registration, ARTICLE VI - CATTERY NAME
Section 1. Cattery names may be registered with the association upon written application and payment of the required fees.
Section 2. A cattery name, letters, characters and spaced combined, may not exceed fifteen letters.
Section 3. A cattery name may not duplicate the name of an accepted breed, but may be used part of the name, (example: A1Persians) .
Section 4. Registered cattery names may not be used unless the registered owner of the cattery name signs the application for registration or consent of such owner is filed in writing with an established association for cat registration.
Section 5. The use of a breeder's registered cattery name is restricted to a prefix.
Section 6. A breeder who initially registered cats without a cattery prefix and subsequently registers a cattery name may subsequently add a cattery prefix by paying the required registration fee to re-register such cats.
Section 7. A new owner's registered cattery name may be added as a suffix preceded by "of" when this is possible without violating Sections 9, 10, or 11 of this Article or violating Article V, Sections 3, 4, 5, 6, or 7.
Section 8. A cat's name may include only one cattery name prefix and one cattery name suffix.
Section 9. Once added, a cattery name suffix cannot be dropped or changed except upon payment of the required fee and surrender of the former registration certificate to the registrar.
Section 10. Registered cattery names may be transferred upon surrender of the certificate of cattery name registration with written assignment of the transfer of ownership and payment of the required transfer fee.
Cattery Name Registration Information
Note: Applicant must provide three (3) name choices. Please list in your order of preference. If your first
choice is already in use, then your second or third choice will be used.
Cattery Name – First Choice______________________________________________________
Name of Owner of Cattery _______________________________________________________
Name(s) of Co-Owners__________________________________________________________
Owner’s Address of Record
Note: Unless otherwise stated, either the owner or co-owner may sign for the cattery. Both signatures will not be required.
Owner’s Signature ________________________________________Date:__________________
Cattery Registration Fee - $50