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Founded 1987, by Diana L. Fineran

  " Home of the Traditional Cat"

Our Motto: To Preserve, Protect, Perpetuate, 
and  Promote  Traditional  Cats.



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The Top Traditional Cat Site on the web!
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The World's Largest  
 Online Cat Registry

of Purebred Traditional Cats, 
Classic Cats 
and Household Pets.

What makes us the most supportive Cat Association for every cat owner?

TCA, Inc. is the only place to find the most exciting Traditional and Classic Cats available in the world. Our breeders produce the most beautiful cats of our time, with the most famous and beautiful stars as their Sires and Dams. Exotic and exclusive TCA, Inc. cats and kittens are the exemplary examples others can only aspire to.  For those who will not settle for anything less than the best, contact a TCA, Inc. breeder of your choice to purchase you gorgeous fur family member. Nothing surpasses a TCA, Inc. cat or kitten.

The TCA, Inc. Registry has been established to be the premier registry above all others. Your cat's records are secure here.  You receive a REAL Registration Certificate with far more information contained upon it.  It is not a thin, small slip of paper with just a minimum amount of data. Our service is exemplary with the utmost respect for you, your cats, and kittens. Excelling over all others the TCA, Inc. Registry is the most satisfying and easy to use. Our online Cat Registry is accessible from the first page of our website.  Registrations are completed in turn around time.

  • TCA, Inc. is a positive, friendly, helpful, and non-political worldwide all breed association.

  • TCA, Inc. supports health, longevity, and a people loving personality in our cat breeds.

  • TCA, Inc. does not support breeds with lethal genes, nor deformities.

  • TCA, Inc. has written our own Breed Standards that never change! This preserves these breeds for future generations to enjoy.

  • TCA, Inc. is the only association that offers proven PUREBRED cats to our customers.

  • The TCA, Inc. motto is To Preserve, Protect, Perpetuate, and Promote Traditional Cats. This goal protects the Traditional and Classic Breeds from extinction caused by all other cat associations.

  • TCA, Inc. has taken this stand to benefit all cats, and those who love them.

  • TCA, Inc. has our own registry to help keep the purebred cat pure.

  • TCA, Inc. began this effort back in 1987, and continues with your support! We are the original group that started and continues this effort.

We welcome your interest and support!

FREE ADVERTISING for show sponsors and supporters! See our new sponsor and supporter options for supporting the 2022 shows. Now everyone - Corporate Sponsors and Individuals - can participate.
We now support over 70 Breeds of Cat under our protective Breed Standards. Check out our registry and what it takes to get your cat registered.

Looking for that special  
Traditional Cat? 

Find a breeder . . . in the TCA, Inc. Breeders Directory  with detailed information and pictures from the breeder, or the TCA, Inc. Breeders List with contact information of 100+ Breeders who support Traditional Cats we support. 

We are a supportive non-political group interested in promoting the breeds we support. Membership is easy and now you can sign up with Paypal! We invite all breeds to join our cause and take advantage of our full guardianship.

TCA, Inc. Registry

Visit our Registry Section with information on how to register your cat with us, read the all new TCA Registry Manual, find out what an Ideal Cattery is, find all the forms and manuals for registering, and learn about how our registry works.

Visit our EXEMPLARY SIRES AND QUEENS which honors cats that have had a major impact on TCA registered breeding programs.


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We are exclusively offering the book  "The Traditional Siamese and Classic Siamese Cat - A complete History" by Diana Fineran.

The Traditional Cat Association, Inc. site is listed as an "Incredible Site"  and featured in the book "300 Incredible Things for Pet Lovers" by Bob Vella and Ken Leebow.  More in our What's New section.

Our Breed FAQ area has FAQs and numerous pictures of all the breeds we support. This should help you to better understand the uniqueness of the Traditional Cats we support.  We have also posted show photos since 2000.   Breeds supported by TCA, Inc. can be found on our Breeders List. TCA, Inc. is re-illuminating feline historical treasures for the benefit of future feline enthusiasts. 


  • View the "Many" Reasons why people prefer a Traditional Siamese Cat. Why you should consider one for your next cat, in our What's New area.  Send us your reasons too!
  • Want to support Traditional Cats? Become a member of  TCA, Inc! 
  • Want to learn more about FIP? We have just had a recent update. See our Educational materials. 
  • See our Newsletter, and our Cat Capers, for info and past stories.
  • See the Breeds currently accepted by TCA, Inc. Find out what makes them different and special. It all started with the Traditional Siamese Cat, but continues expanding the circle of protection.

Last Updated : 05/17/24



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by John & Diana Fineran - Aug 1999- 2024.  
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