Saturday Judges
Cathy Dinesen (AB + HHP)
Pam Bassett (SP + HHP)
Carol Fogarty (AB + HHP)
Jim Dinesen (SP + HHP)
Sunday Judges
Liz Watson (AB + HHP)
Jeff Janzen (AB + HHP)
Tracy Petty (AB + HHP)
Karen Godwin (AB + HHP)

FREE Extra 1/2 Cage Space with 3rd, 5th, OR 7th Entry
All Miscellaneous & AOV Entries $25 each
Entry Fees (pedigree cats)
1st Entry (including catalog) $60
2nd Entry (same owner) $55
3rd + Additional (same owner) $45
Entry Fees (HHPs)
1st HHP Entry (includes catalog) $45
2nd HHP Entry (same owner) $35
3rd + Additional HHP (same owner) $28
Miscellaneous & AOV Entries $25
Other Fees
$25 Extra 1/2 Cage $25
Double Sales Cage (with paid entry) $50
Grooming Space (double space) $30
Non-handicap $25 End-of-Row $25
Returned Check Fee $50
Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges
Entry Clerk
Andrea Cobb
603 Fox Creek Crossing
Woodstock, GA 30188
Ph: 404-307-9367 Fax: 404-393-9860
Closing Date
1/21/20 @ 5 pm CST or when show fills
Co-Show Manager
Jim Kincaid
Ph: 205-919-8129

Co-Show Manager
Cindy Steadham
Ph: 256-473-8856
Vendor Contact
Becki Vance
Ph: 205-915-1129
Household Pet Contact
Clare Hames
Ph: 205-919-1201

ENTRY & PAYMENT INFO: Entries will be accepted on 12/1/19. Per show rule 6.21 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. Make checks payable to Birmingham Feline Fanciers; Returned Check Fee is $35 + any bank fees. PayPal is available for payment. Click the link or see the club's web site for details. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds after the entry clerk has confirmed your entry or for failure to bench. Check your confirmation for accuracy and contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE THE CLOSING DATE.
SHOW HALL: Zamora Temple, 3521 Ratcliff Rd. Irondale, AL 35210. The show hall is heated and air-conditioned. Free parking. Birmingham Feline Fanciers will take reasonable care of cats and property of exhibitors; neither the Club nor Zamora Temple is liable for loss of property, damage, or accidents to cats or to exhibitors. No cats or kittens allowed in show hall overnight.
SHOW HOURS/BENCHING: Check-in will be from 7:30 - 8:30 am on Saturday. Judging will begin at 9 am Saturday and Sunday. Show hours are 9 am - 5 pm Saturday and 9 am - 4 pm Sunday. No cats will be permitted to leave show hall before posted show hours without the consent of show management.
AWARDS/SCORING: Rosettes, ribbons, and scoring will be awarded in strictly in accordance with CFA Show Rules. A copy of show rules may be obtained from CFA by sending $7 to The Cat Fanciers Association, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with a 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.
HOUSEHOLD PETS: All entries must be at least 4 months old; all entries 8 months or older must be neutered or spayed. Entries may not be declawed. For more information contact Clare Hames (contact info above) or go to the club's web site.
SUPPLIES: Single cage space measure 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 will be provided. Please bring your own litter boxes, pet food, and dishes. Exhibitors are responsible for material or cage curtains to cover the top, sides, and bottom of your cage.
HEALTH AND SALES: 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. The show committee reserves the right to remove any cat or kitten from the show hall if suspected of having any of the listed ailments until examined by a licensed veterinarian at the owner/agent's expense. State of Alabama requires Rabies vaccinations.
HOTEL INFO: BFF doesn’t endorse any particular hotel or have a show hotel. Here are some pet-friendly hotels in the area.
  • Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Grandview 3510 Grandview Pkwy, Birmingham, AL 205-967-2450. Pet Fee: $35/day.
  • Red Roof PLUS+ Birmingham East Irondale/Airport 1813 Crestwood Blvd. Birmingham, AL 205-956-3650. No Pet Fee. CFA discount code 526223.
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Birmingham-Irondale (East) 811 Old Grants Mill Rd. Birmingham, AL 35210 205-957-0555. Pet Fee: $55/day.
  • LaQuinta by Wyndham Birmingham Homewood 60 State Farm Pkwy. Homewood, AL 35209 205-290-0150. No Pet Fee. CFA discount Code 1000026977 online or “CFA Cat Fanciers Association” by phone.

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