Show Hall: Medina County Community Center 735 Lafayette Rd Medina OH, 44256. The Show Hall is both heated and air-conditioned. This is a Non-Smoking facility. Parking is free for exhibitors and spectators.
Check-In and Show Hours: Check-in is from 8:30 to 9:30 am on Saturday. Report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Judging will begin promptly at 10 am Saturday & 9 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours are 10 am - 5 pm both days.
Show Hotel: Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Akron/Seville Single Queen - 75/night plus tax, Two Queens - 79/night plus tax Free hot breakfast buffet, heated indoor pool, fitness center. 100% smoke free. Pet fee: $30 nonrefundable pet fee per stay. Mention The Bengal Alliance to receive this rate. Many other hotels are available in the area. Contact the entry clerk for more information.
Benching: Single cages are 22"W X 22"H X 22"D and are included with your entry fees. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. * Sales cage with paid entry only. Abyssinian, Bengal and Somali entries will be benched by breed. Benching for all others will be by exhibitor and no changes in assignment will be allowed without permission of the Show Managers. Whenever possible, handicap requests will be benched with no extra charge.
Scoring: All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with an Household Pet color class prefix will be scored for CFA awards. Owners of cats/kittens without registration numbers can contact the entry clerk for a Temporary Registration Number.
Household Pets: All entries must be at least 4 months old; all entries 8 months or older must be neutered or spayed. Entries may not be declawed.
Health: It is strongly advised that all cats or kittens entered or present in the show hall be inoculated before entry by a licensed veterinarian against feline panleukopenia (formerly known as feline distemper or feline infectious enteritis), feline rhinotracheitis, calicivirus and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All claws of each entry must be clipped prior to benching. Failure to do so will subject the entry to disqualification. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
CFA Show Rules: A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at www.cfa.org
New Exhibitors: Please be sure to indicate so on your entry and we’ll be sure to bench you with some experienced exhibitors. Also, check out the CFA New Bee site for information just for new exhibitors! www.cfanewbee.org
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Bengal Alliance Web Site