Closing Date: 5/27/11 or when limit of 225 cats has been reached
Show Hall: Tall Cedars of Lebanon Hall. 2501 Putty Hill Avenue, Parkville, MD 21234. Show hall is centrally heated/air-conditioned.
Entries must be submitted on official CFA forms or facsimiles, available from the entry clerk. Entries must be typed or printed neatly. Calls by entry clerk to obtain or clarify information will be made COLLECT. All entries must be accompanied by proper fees; checks must be drawn on US banks. Due to space limitations, one bench request per exhibitor will be accepted; if an agent is listed, agent will be considered your benching request. CFA registration numbers must be included for all Championship, Premiership and AOV classes. Entries for adult cats received without CFA registration numbers will be returned. All Championship, Premiership and registered kittens will be scored for CFA National and Regional awards. Kittens must be four months old by the first day of the show. Declawed cats are ineligible; all claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. It is strongly advised that all cats and kittens entered or present in the show hall be inoculated against feline enteritis, feline rhinotracheitis, calici viruses and rabies. Under MD state law a rabies vaccine is required by all felines over 4 months of age. This show is held under the auspices of the Cat Fanciers’ Association. CFA show rules will be strictly enforced. A copy of the show rules is available by sending $7.00 to CFA, 1805 Atlantic Ave. Manasquan, NJ 08738.
Benching and Show Hours: Check-in will begin on Saturday at 7:30 am; showhall opens Sunday at 8:00 am. Judging starts at 9:00 am both days. Cats not benched by 8:30 am Saturday will be marked absent. Report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Advertised closing time is 5:00 pm both days. All cats, except kittens, must remain in the hall until closing, hon. Showhall is air conditioned and handicap accessible. Single cages are approximately 22x23x22. One entry with double or a full Sales Cage measures approximately 44 x 22 x 23 - back and sides and base of cages must be covered for security. Due to space limitations grooming table must not extend more than 24” from benching and no oversized personal chairs will be allowed in the aisles (excepting mobility devices for HC).
Ribbons and Rosettes: All ribbons and rosettes required by CFA show rules will be awarded, hon. Any donations will be appreciated and acknowledged in our catalog.
Show Hotel: La Qunita Inn & Suites - Baltimore North special rate contracted with LaQuinta in Rosedale MD, $89/night 4 Philadelphia Ct. Baltimore, MD 21237 Phone: 410-574-8100. To get the group rate, individuals can make their reservations by calling the Group and Tour Department at 1-866-527-1498 and identifying themselves as part of the CACF Group - Group Code: 2044GRNMXG. They may also call the hotel directly at 410 574-8100. Don't call the general reservations number for LaQuinta.
Local Hotels: Comfort Inn 11200 York Rd. Hunt Valley, MD 21030 Phone: 410-527-1500, this used to be the Hampton Inn Baltimore/Hunt Valley. This is a nice hotel with shuttle service to the nearby Hunt Valley Mall with great shopping and lots of restaurants. Other Pet Friendly alternatives: Red Roof Baltimore North - Timonium 111 West Timonium Road Timonium, MD 21093 Phone 410-666-0380