Entry Info: Per show rule 11.08 a. each entry must be accompanied by the stipulated entry fee. All online/fax entries must be paid in full within 10 days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first. It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to confirm receipt of online/faxed entries with the Entry Clerk. The club will not be responsible for entries lost due to communication errors. Make checks payable to Black Diamond Cat Club, all funds must be in US funds. No refunds for failure to bench. Pay at the Door Fee will added to the total of any entry fees not paid in full prior to check in on Saturday morning; this fee will be waived for Canadian exhibitors. End of row fees will be waived for handicapped exhibitors. Odd numbered entries with ANY size security cage must purchase an extra 1/2 cage space.
Check-in is from 7:30-8:30 am, any cat not benched by 8:30 will be marked absent. Judging will begin at 9:00 am both days. Please report any transfers or absentees at check-in. All adult entries must remain in the show hall during advertised hours of 9:00am - 4:00pm both days.
Show Hotel: Residence Inn by Marriott 10 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA 19341 Ph: 610-594-9705. Ask for cat show rate - includes free continental breakfast, no pet fee, $10 coupon to a local restaurant.
Household Pets: All Household Pets over the age of 8 months must be neutered or spayed and may not be declawed.
Additional Info: Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22", bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage. New exhibitors are advised to bring cage drapes or towels, etc. for the floor, sides and top of the cage. Please advise the entry clerk if this is your first show. All championship, premiership and kitten entries with registration numbers will be scored for CFA National and Regional points. No declawed entries are permitted and all entry’s front and rear claws must be clipped prior to benching. No kittens under 4 months are permitted in the show hall or on the show grounds. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight. Only benched cats and kittens are permitted in the show hall, none may be confined in carriers. This is a non-vetted show, and all entries are expected to be inoculated against; Feline Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Calici virus and rabies and to be tested negative for FeLV. The exhibitor of any entry showing evidence of fungus, fleas, ear mites or any contagious disease will be asked to remove that entry as well as their other entries from the show hall. By entering exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions of the judges and the show committee and to adhere to CFA show rules. CFA show rules may be obtained for $7.00 each from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. Black Diamond Cat Club reserves the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
Directions to the Show Hall (PDF)
CFA Entry Form (PDF)