SHOW HALL: Bellevue Community Center 510 Duncan Rd. Wilmington, DE 19809. Ph: 302-762-1391. The show hall has heat/AC as needed.
CHECK IN & SHOW HOURS: Check in starts at 7:30 am. Cats not checked by 9 am in will be marked absent and must inform the clerk in each ring. Judging will begin at 9:30. Advertised closing time is 4 pm. All cats must remain in the show hall until advertised closing time unless permission to leave received from show manager.
BENCHING: Single cage size is approximately 22”x22”x22”. Please bring cage curtains or fabric to cover top, sides and back of cages. Litter will be provided; please bring food & water bowls and litter pans. Show Management will take all reasonable care to safeguard the personal property of exhibitors, however neither the club nor the hotel will be liable for loss or damage to such property. Feline Forum & Maine Coon Cat Club reserve the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
HOUSEHOLD PETS: All HHPs must be at least 4 months old and may not be declawed; any cat over the age of 8 (eight) months must be neutered or spayed.
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.
LOCAL HOTELS: Red Roof PLUS+ Wilmington – Newark 415 Stanton Christina Rd. Newark, DE 19713 Ph: 302-292-2870; 13 miles from the show hall. Red Roof Inn & Suites Newark – University 1119 South College Ave. Newark, DE 19713 Ph: 302-368-8521; 18 miles from the show hall. Use CFA discount code 526223.
AIRPORT INFO: Philadelphia International Airport is about 20 miles from the show hall.
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