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AFA Show System -- Standard(.pdf) / Colors -- AFA Judges -- Show Calendar -- Results -- Ferret of the Year

ADV Policy Requirements

Events sanctioned by the American Ferret Association adhere to the AFA's ADV Policy. Please read this policy prior to attending any sanctioned event to avoid being unprepared the day of the event.

Star A star indicates an AFA sanctioned event.

Please support our sponsors!

Please use your mouse and support the sponsors on this page for all your ferret's food and supplies. Without their most generous support the AFA could not continue to do what we do best for the ferret community. Thanks!

Ferret Shows

March 2024
Spring Nationals Ferret Competition Star
American Ferret Association
March 23, 2024
Horticulture Hall, York Fairgrounds
York, PA
Register online for Spring Nats HERE!

May 2024
Spring Fling 2024 Star
Pennsylvania Ferret Rescue Group
May 18, 2024
Location: Rockvale Outlets, Lancaster, PA
or 610-506-3764

June 2024
The Ferret 500 Star
Five Points Ferret Refuge
June 8, 2024
Marion County Fairgrounds-Exhibition Hall, Indianapolis, IN

August 2024
Ferret Buckeye Bash Star
Heart of Ohio Ferret Association
August 24, 2024
Rhodes Center, Ohio Expo Center
State Fairgrounds
Columbus, OH
Contact: or 614-563-5829

September 2024
Harvest Moon Star
Pennsylvania Ferret Rescue Association
Clearfield County Fairgrounds
September 14, 2024
Clearfield, PA

October 2024
Dooktoberfest 2024 Star
American Ferret Association
Lovettsville Game Protection Association
Lovettsville, VA
October 19th, 2024

December 2024
Snow Ball 2024 Star
Pennsylvania Ferret Rescue Group
December 2024, actual date TBD
Location Exton Square Mall, Exton, PA
or 610-506-3764

AFA Hosted Event Sponsors
The following companies have committed to sponsor AFA's hosted events for 2024.

Beds by Shelly & Mom

Our goal is to help you pamper your pet! Beds - round, peek-a-boo, square, and barrels. Blankets, sacks, and hammocks. Custom orders and cage sets

Beds by Shelly & Mom Website

Ferret Breeders Network

Ferret Breeder's Network is dedicated to the betterment of responsible ferret breeders and responsible ferret breeding practices.

Novel Beginnings Ferretry

A small, hobby breeder in PA, producing a limited number of litters each year. Providing loving, healthy ferrets to become part of your family.

Novel Beginnings Facebook Page

Totally Ferret by Performance Foods Inc.

Promoting Ferrets’ Health, Life, & Longevity Through High-quality Food.

Performance Foods Inc.