Entry Information: No phone entries accepted. Make checks payable to, "Crab & Mallet Cat Club". All information must be on official CFA entry form and or online CFA form. Entry clerk will call if questions arise concerning your entry. If entries are sent via an overnight service, make sure that no signature is required for delivery to the entry clerk.
Entries for adult cats (except HHPs) received without a registration number will be returned. Declawed cats are not eligible for entry. No kittens under the age of 4 months will be allowed in the show hall. No cats may be left in the show hall overnight. Directions to the show hall and parking information as well as show hall information will be sent with confirmations. Confirmations will be sent via email unless otherwise known by the entry clerk. Sorry, but the club cannot provide transportation either to the show hall or to or from the airport.
The club will exercise care with the sponsorship of the show. The club, its members, nor the show hall facility will be liable for any loss or damage.
Benching: Check in is Saturday from 8:00 to 9:30 AM - show starts at 10AM Saturday and 9AM on Sunday. Advertised show hours are until 4PM on both days. This is a non-vetted show. All cats & kittens are expected to be free of fleas, fungus, ear mites, and other diseases. Any evidence of disease detected by a judge and or brought to the attention of the show committee will be handled in accordance with CFA show rules. All entries should be inoculated against Feline Enteritis, Rhinotracheitis and Calici viruses and tested for Fe-LV by a licensed vet. CFA rules require that cat’s front and back paws be clipped prior to benching. Cages are approximately 22” x22” x 22”. Only ONE benching request will be allowed. You may choose either an agent or a benching request. If you request an agent, additional benching requests will not be honored. NO REFUNDS FOR FAILURE TO BENCH.
Scoring: All championship, premiership and registered kittens will be scored for CFA national and regional awards.
Show Hotel: Comfort Inn 11200 York Rd. Hunt Valley, MD Phone 410-527-1500. Ask for the Crab & Mallet block of rooms. Comfort Inn serves a free continental breakfast. Reservations accepted until March 1, 2011. Please remember to confine your animals and gather all trash before departure. Alternate Hotel Red Roof Inn Baltimore North - Timonium (I-83 at West Timonium Road, Exit #16-A/16) 111 West Timonium Rd. Timonium, MD 410-666-0380.
Fly-ins Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) is approximately 30 miles from the show hall and show hotel. Exhibitors are responsible for their own transportation, see airport link for additional info.
Litter: Litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter box whether using show litter or not.
Show Rules: This show is licensed by the Cat Fanciers’ Association, Inc. CFA rules will be enforced. For a copy of the rules send $7.00 to Cat Fanciers’ Association, 1805 Atlantic Ave. Manasquan, NJ 08736-0805.
Ambassador Cats: This show is an Ambassador Cat show---If you have an ambassador cat and would like to participate you must notify the show manager by March 1, 2011.
Catalog Advertising: All potential advertisements are to be addressed via phone or e-mail with the show manager by March 5, 2011. If you would like your beloved feline that has passed over to the rainbow bridge this past year mentioned in the memoriam page of the catalog the cost is $5.
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