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Breed Association

The Maine Coon Breeders and Fanciers Association (MCBFA), founded in 1968, is the international breed association.

If you would like to join the Maine Coon Breeders and Fanciers Association and receive the quarterly magazine, The Scratch Sheet, please send dues, as outlined below, to the MCBFA Fancier Secretary:

Marnee Smith
P.O. Box 18981
Boulder, CO 80308

U.S.: $20.00/one year; $35.00/two years; $50.00/three years.
Canada: $15.00 + $6.00 postage/annually.
All Other Countries: $15.00 + $16.00 postage/annually.

If you are actively breeding Maine Coons, you may join the Breeder Division for $25.00 (includes subscription to The Scratch Sheet and a copy of MCBFA's book on caring for and breeding your Maine Coon cats). For information, please contact the Provisional Breeder Member Secretary, Joan Gaudet, at 504-689-4535, or at