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. CFA Show rules will be strictly enforced. A copy of the current show rules may be obtained for $7 from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
Show Hall: The Holshouser Building @ the NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd. Raleigh, NC 27607 PH: 919-821-7400. The building is heated and handicapped accessible. There is no smoking in the show hall.
Check in & Show Hours: Check in is 7:30-8:30 am on Saturday and 7:30-8:15 am Sunday. Judging will start at 9 am on Saturday and 8:30 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours are 9 am – 3 pm both days. No cats, with the exception of kittens, are permitted to leave the show hall before the advertised show hours and no change of benching assignment shall be made without the permission of the show manager.
Hotel Info: La Quinta Inn & Suites Raleigh Crabtree 2211 Summit Park Ln. Raleigh, NC 27612 Ph: 919-785-0071. Use CFA discount code catfan9.
Benching: Single cage size is approximately 22”x22”x22” and is included with your entry. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Litter will be provided. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels to cover top, sides and back of cages. Food bowls, water bowls and litter pans will not be furnished.
Health & Sales: This is a non-vetted show. All cats and kittens are expected to be free of fleas, fungus, ear mites and all contagious diseases. 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 cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition. No kittens under four months of age will be permitted in the show hall.
Liability: No watchman will be provided during non-show hours. Cats cannot be left in the show hall overnight. Coastal Paws Cat Club will take reasonable care to safeguard the personal property of exhibitors; however, neither the club, its members nor the NC State Fairgrounds will be liable for any loss, damage or injury to exhibitors or to their cats.
Fly-ins: Raleigh - Durham International Airport (RDU) is about 11 miles/15 minutes from the show hall.
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