Entry Info: **Veteran cat entries may not be used as first or second entries. It is the exhibitors responsibility to confirm online or fax entries with the Entry Clerk. The Entry Clerk or Club will not be responsible for entries lost due to communication errors. Per show rule 6.21; all entries must be accompanied by proper entry fees. Entries sent online or faxed 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 Crab & Mallet. No refunds made once your entry is received or for failure to bench. Check your confirmation for accuracy! Please contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE CLOSING DATE.
Show Hours: Check in: Saturday 8:30-9:30 am. Sunday 8-8:45 am. Cats not benched by end of check in will be marked absent. Judging starts at 10 am Saturday & 9 am Sunday. Advertised show hours 9am 3pm both days.
Local Hotel Info: There are 2 La Quinta within 8 miles of the show hall: La Quinta Inn & Suites Edgewood/Aberdeen-South 2112B Emmorton Park Rd. Edgewood, MD 21040 Ph: 410-676-6969. La Quinta Inn & Suites Baltimore North/White Marsh 4 Philadelphia Ct. Baltimore, MD 21237 Ph: 410-574-8100. Use CFA Discount Code CATFAN9.
Fly-ins: Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) is about 26 miles/35 minutes from the show hall.
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. All show rules will be strictly enforced; show rules are available for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
Household Pets: Household Pets must be over the age of 4 (four) months and may not be declawed. Any HHP over the age of 8 (eight) months must be neutered or spayed.
Supplies: Bring your own litter pans. Club will provide litter. Individual cage size is 22 X 22 X 22. Single entry with ANY size security cage requires the purchase of an extra 1/2 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 cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
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CFA Entry Form (PDF)
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