Show Hall Kimberton Fairgrounds 90 Firehouse Lane - Phoenixville, PA 19460. The show hall is handicapped accessible and heated. People food will be available. Parking is free.
Check-in Check-in is from 7:30-8:30 am, any cat not benched by 8:30 will be marked absent. Judging will begin at 9 am both days. Please report any transfers or absentees at check-in. All adult entries must remain in the show hall during advertised hours of 9 am – 4 pm both days.
Show Hotel: A block of rooms has been reserved for February 14 - 15, 2020 at the Hampton Inn Downingtown/Exton 4 North Pottstown Pike Exton, PA 19341. The special room rate of $109 (including breakfast; NO PET FEE) will be available until 1/31/20 or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. Click the link to book.
Scoring: 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.
Benching: Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fee. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Kittens under 4 months are not permitted in the show hall or on the show grounds. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight. Only benched cats and kittens are permitted in the show hall, none may be confined in carriers. Litter will be provided, bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage.
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.
Show Rules: The show will be conducted in accordance with current CFA show rules. Show rules are available for $5 plus $2 postage from CFA, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/19-20show-rules.pdf
Black Diamond Cat Club & Ramapo Cat Fanciers reserve the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
Show Flyer (PDF)
Directions to the Show Hall (PDF)
CFA Entry Form (PDF)