Choosing which breed is right for you
From the smallest cat breed, Singapura, to the largest, Maine Coon, we show you the differences to help you decide which breed best suits your home and lifestyle.
Advice for finding a kitten
Kittens are adorable, but whether you decide on pedigree or rescue, there’s lots to consider before you get your new pet. We have information to help you make the right choice.
Bringing your kitten home
Your new kitten may be apprehensive being taken away from its mum and litter mates for the first time; here are some tips to help them relax.
Cat Welfare Trust
Learn about our support for cat health research projects over the last three decades. The current project, by the Royal Veterinary College, is looking to develop a therapy for HCM.
What you need to know before you start breeding
There is much to consider before you embark on breeding, from temperament and breed type to the necessary health tests. We have the information to help you make the right choices.
The experienced breeder
More in-depth information on getting a prefix, keeping a stud, the Breeders Scheme and the requirements of importing and exporting.
Policies & information
To assist the responsible breeding of our recognised breeds, GCCF and its Breed Advisory Committees have policies in place to inform and guide breeders on best practice.
Shows and Events
Why not visit a show to see what’s involved, and meet the breeders and exhibitors. There are shows held most weekends and you can find information from our Show Calendar.
If you are a GCCF Show Manager, you need to know any changes to show rules or breed status, this section will keep you updated, and link to the YES Scheme website.