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What's New at the AFA?

Dooktoberfest Registration Open! Register Online!

Dooktober registration is now open. You can now register your ferrets, order catalogs, reserve vending space, place an ad in our show catalog and sponsor a title class ring. The system was built so you don't have to add up your entries or show entry fees, that is all done for you on the summary page. You will also get an email confirmation once your submit your entries so you can see what you entered. You will still receive the official show confirmation with your forms for check in about two weeks before the show.

The 2017 Dooktoberfest show will be held at the Lovettsville Game Protective Association Club Building in Lovettsville, VA on October 28th. Only those ferrets entered in the show are allowed in the show hall. For more information or if you have questions about the Online Show Registration system, please call 1-888-FERRET-1 or better yet please email

Dooktoberfest Information & Registration - CLICK HERE!

Zoetis DEFENSOR® Vaccines Now Available to Help Protect Ferrets from Rabies

PARSIPPANY, N.J. – Feb. 28, 2017 – Zoetis today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved an expanded label claim for DEFENSOR® 1 and DEFENSOR® 3 vaccines to include protection against rabies in ferrets ages three months or older. Now veterinarians can benefit from one convenient vaccine option to help provide safe and efficacious rabies coverage across five species.

Read the complete press release from Zoetis here. (185 kb)


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Upcoming Shows

Greatest Ferret Show On Earth #28
Greater Chicago Ferret Association
October 7, 2017
Kane County Fairgrounds
Prairie Events Center/Trades Building West End
St. Charles, IL

Dooktoberfest Ferret Competition
AFA & Wild Weezil Women On Wine
October 28, 2017
Lovettsville Game Club
Lovettsville, VA
Contact: 1-888-FERRET-1 or
Register online HERE!

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