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: Tall Cedars of Lebanon Hall; (Corner of Old Harford Road) Parkville, MD 21234 410-668-4545. The hall is located off the Perring Parkway, Exit 30 of the Baltimore Beltway. The show hall is a NON-SMOKING facility and is heated and air-conditioned.
Check In & Show Hours: Check-in: 8 – 9:30 am on Saturday; report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Cats not benched by 9:30 will be marked absent; exhibitors must inform the ring clerk in each ring that the cat is present. The show hall will not be open until 8 am on Sunday morning. Show Hours: Judging will begin at 10 am Saturday and 9 am on Sunday. Advertised Show Hours are 10 am to 4 pm Saturday and 9 am to 3 pm Sunday.
Benching: ** Grooming space, sales cages & end of row benching is extremely limited. Handicapped End-of-Row requires no fee and will be honored as these spaces are available. If you have a special need for actual EOR (wheelchair, scooter, etc.) as opposed to "close in" benching, please let the entry clerk know. We will do our best to accommodate your needs. Sales cage are only available WITH a paid entry. Single cages are approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fees. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Litter is provided, bring litter boxes.
Local Hotel Info: La Quinta Inn & Suites Baltimore North 4 Philadelphia Ct. Baltimore, MD 21237 Phone 410-574-8100. About 6 miles from the show hall. Use CFA discount code CATFAN9
Household Pets: Household Pets must be over 4 months old; HHPs over the age of 8 (eight) months must be neutered or spayed. HHPs may not be declawed.
Health: All entries should be inoculated against Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis and the Calici Viruses, and we recommend that they be tested for FeLV prior to entering the show hall. All cats must be free of mites, fleas, fungus and any contagious illnesses. All claws (front and back) must be clipped prior to benching.
This show is held under the auspices of the Cat Fanciers’ Association. CFA show rules will be strictly enforced. Copies of the show rules are available for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or CFA: www.cfainc.org
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