The Cattery Owner
Articles about owning a cattery and the challenges you will face...
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- * Being A Student Of Your Breed
Do you consider yourself a student of your breed? What should you know about your breed? Why is it important to know more about your cat breed?
- Breeder Styles
What style of breeder will you be?
- Breeding or Showing
At different stages of a person`s involvement in the cat fancy, they may need to change their priorities to fit their situation. Sometimes breeding will come first. Sometimes showing takes priority.
- Function Of The Cat Breeder
What is the function of the cat breeder? Although each person must define their purpose as a cat breeder individually, there are probably some goals and purposes with which most people would agree ...
- * Overwhelmed
Being a cat breeder is not easy or for the faint of heart. Along with times of joys and satfaction comes hours of work and inevitable disappointments. Sometimes it can seem like too much. How do you know when you are becoming overwhelmed?
- Responsible Breeder or Backyard Breeder
What`s the difference?
- * Retirement
Retirement... When the time comes, how will you handle it?
- What is a Responsible Breeder?
Is it not having too many cats? Or is it something else?
- * What Makes A Cattery's Reputation?
As we end one show season and begin another, it is a good time to think about how to build your cattery's reputation. A successful national or regional campaign can have a real impact on raising your cattery's profile, but there are other ways to build your cattery's reputation as well.