Article VII - Registration of Catteries
ARTICLE VI - CATTERY NAME
An application for registration of a cattery must be made on the official form of the registry.
The registration of a cattery with REFR is permanent and does not need to be renewed.
A cattery name may not exceed seventeen letters, characters and spaces combined..
A cattery name may not closely resemble another registered cattery name, may not duplicate the name of an accepted breed, and may not be of a defamatory nature.
The breeder's cattery name is used as a prefix. The owner's cattery name (if different from that of the breeder) is used as a suffix preceded by "of."
Once added, a cattery prefix may not be drpooed or changed.
A cattery suffix may be dropped or changed with the payment of the appropriate fee.
A cat's registered name may include no more than one cattery name prefix and one cattery name suffix.