NEW SHOW HALL: LaCentre Conference & Banquet Facility 25777 Detroit Rd. Westlake, OH 44145 Ph: 440 250-2000. The show hall is very handicapped accessible, heated and air-conditioned as needed. No Smoking and no outside food permitted (is will be strictly enforced). Breakfast and lunches will be available, prepared by the conference centers chef; Grand Cakes are permitted; Cash bar.
Airport Info: Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) is less than 10 miles from the show hall.
Check-in: Saturday 7:30-8:30 am; cats will be marked absent after that and exhibitors must check in with each ring. Judging: 9 am Saturday and 8 am Sunday. Judging to be completed by 3 pm Sunday. Advertised hours: 9 am 3 pm both Saturday & Sunday.
Hotel Info: Also see list linked below.
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.
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.
Benching: 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. * These spaces are VERY LIMITED. A Grooming Space is a full space with no cage; Sales Cages are available only with a paid entry.
General Info: Please bring cage curtains and grooming aids. Exhibitors must transport cats in/out of the show hall in an enclosed, secure carrier. Litter will be provided; bring your own litter box, dishes and cat food. Kittens under 4 months old are not allowed in the show hall.
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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