NEW SHOW HALL LOCATION: Stars Indoor Sports Center Field One 6124 Busch Blvd. Columbus, OH 43229 Ph: 614-985-3003. FREE PARKING! The bar will be open on the 2nd floor. Show hall is heated and air conditioned as needed and is a NON-SMOKING facility. NO OUTSIDE FOOD ALLOWED (grand cake/cookies permitted).
Show Hours: Check-in will be from 8:30 to 9:30 am. The show hall will not be open before 8:30 am Judging will begin at 10 am on Saturday and at 9 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours are from 10 am to 5 pm on Saturday and 9 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
Benching Requests: Only ONE benching request per exhibitor will be honored. Handicapped benching requests will be accommodated whenever possible, at no extra charge to the exhibitor. Benching cage size is "22 x "22 x "22. Litter will be provided. Bring your own litter pans.
Hotel Info: The club recommends Red Roof Inn Columbus North-Worthington 7480 North High St. Columbus, OH 43235 Ph: 614-846-3001. Use CFA discount code 526223.
Transportation: Exhibitors are responsible for their own transportation.
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. Great Lakes Great Maines will be presenting special awards to the top FIVE in the Maine Coon breed for Kittens, Championship, and Premiership cats.
CFA Show Rules: A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: Cat Fancierís Association, Inc. 260 East main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at www.cfa.org
Vetting: The show will be non-vetted. "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, calici viruses and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry." All claws of entries must be clipped prior to benching.
Miscellaneous: Show management will take reasonable care of cats and carriers, but will not be responsible for losses or damages.
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