This article is from the Japanese Bobtails Breed FAQ, by Jean Marie Diaz firstname.lastname@example.org.
There are two unaffiliated JBT breed clubs, as well as any number of
clubs affiliated with the various registries. Both clubs welcome
"fancier" (non-breeding) members. They put out quite nice newsletters
with information on cat care, stories and historical lore about the
Japanese Bobtail, pictures of new grands, and listings of new litters.
* Breeders of Bobtails Society (BOBS)
To join BOBS, send fanciers dues of $12US to: BOBS, c/o Lynn
Berge, 1069 Gridley Street, Bay Shore NY 28621. Family memberships
are also available. No overseas dues are listed. Voting members
must be breeders and/or exhibitors of Japanese Bobtails, and must
be voted in by the club.
* Japanese Bobtail Breeders' Society (JBBS)
To join JBBS, send fanciers dues of $15US ($20US if overseas) to:
JBBS, c/o Allen Scruggs, 2416 Union Cross Road, Winston-Salem NC
27107. Voting members must own/show/breed Japanese Bobtails, and
their dues are $5US more in either category (North