Entry Info: Entries are accepted now. It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to contact the Entry Clerk to confirm receipt of online or fax entries. Check your confirmation for accuracy and contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE CLOSING DATE. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage.
Payment Info: 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 Hidden Peak. Sorry, No PayPal. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds made once your entry is received or for failure to bench.
Show Hall: Exhibition Hall at the Maryland State Fairgrounds 2200 York Rd. Timonium MD. The show hall is 30,000 square feet, is handicapped accessible and is AIR CONDITIONED! parking is free.
Check In: Check in is 8:30 - 9:30 am Saturday & 7:30 - 8:15 am on Sunday. Cats not benched by end of check in will be marked absent and exhibitors must notify the clerk in each ring. Judging will start at 10 am on Saturday and 8:30 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours are 9 am – 3:30 pm both days.
CFA Agility Competition: Cats will run the agility course at both shows (you must enter each show separately). For more info please go to agility.cfa.org/index.shtml.
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.
Cages: Individual cage size is 22" X 22" X 22” and is included with your entry fees. Single entry with ANY size security cage requires the purchase of an extra 1/2 cage. Bring your own litter pans. Club will provide litter. Sales cage is available with paid entries only.
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.
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.
Hotel Info: Red Roof Baltimore North - Timonium 111 West Timonium Road Timonium, MD 21093 Phone 410-666-0380. Use CFA discount code 526223.
Fly-ins: Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) is approximately 35 miles from the show hall and show hotel. Exhibitors are responsible for their own transportation. Light RailLink goes from BWI directly to the show hall.
Liability: Hidden Peak Cat Club will take reasonable care to safeguard entries and the property of exhibitors. Neither the club, club members or the Fairgrounds will be liable for any loss, damage or injury. The sponsoring clubs reserve the right to add or substitute judges not named in show flyer should it become necessary.
All show rules will be strictly enforced. Copies of the show rules are available for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
CFA Agility Info
Link for Google Map Directions
Map of the Fairgrounds (PDF)