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 novices can contact the entry clerk for a temporary registration number. Kittens may be entered without registration numbers, but will not be scored for CFA awards if a number is not provided at show time. Kittens without a registration number or TRN will not be included in the count.
Show Hall: Barons Bus Arena (formerly Lakefront Arena) 5310 Hauserman Rd. Parma, OH 44130 Phone: 440-886-0512. The show hall is handicapped accessible, heated and air-conditioned. No smoking!
Check-in: Saturday 7:30-8:30 am & Sunday 8-8:30 am; cats will be marked absent after that and exhibitors must check in with each ring.
Judging: 9 am both Saturday and Sunday. Advertised hours: 9am – 4 pm both Saturday & Sunday.
Ambassador Cats are welcome; contact the entry clerk for additional info.
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 all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
General Info: Single cage 22” x 22” x 22” (included with each entry). No more than two kittens or one cat may be benched in a single cage whether entered for exhibition or competition or benched for sale. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Please bring cage curtains and grooming aids. Exhibitors must transport cats in/out of the show hall in an enclosed, secured carrier. Litter will be provided; bring your own litter box, dishes and cat food. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition. Kittens under 4 months old are not allowed in the show hall.
HOTEL INFO: Red Roof Inn Cleveland - Independence 6020 Quarry Lane Independence, OH 44131 Ph: 216-447-0030. Use CFA discount code 526223. La Quinta Inn Cleveland - Independence 6161 Quarry Ln. Independence, OH 44131 Ph: 216-447-1133. Use CFA discount code catfan9. Red Roof Inn Middleburg Heights 17555 Bagley Rd. Cleveland, OH 44130 Ph: 440-234-2441. Use CFA discount code 526223. Motel 6 Cleveland - Middleburg Heights 7219 Engle Rd. Middleburg Heights, OH 44130 Ph: 440-234-0990. Use CFA discount code 542766.
New to CFA?: For info go to CFA's New Bee Program web site for additional info.
CFA Show rules will be strictly enforced. Copy of rules may be obtained for $7 from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601
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