Open Breed Summary
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.
Show Hall: Roberts Centre 123 Gano Rd. Wilmington, OH 40165 Ph: 800-654-7036. The show hall is accessible for those with mobility disabilities, heated and air-conditioned. No smoking will be allowed in the show hall.
Check-in: 7:30 - 8:45 am, cats not checked in by 8:45 am will be marked absent. Judging will start at 9 am. Advertised show hours are 9 am to 4 pm.
Household Pets: All Household Pets must be over the age of 8 (eight) months must be neutered or spayed and must not be declawed. Click Here for more info about showing household pets.
Show Hotel: The Holiday Inn adjoins the show hall. Holiday Inn Wilmington 123 Gano Rd. Wilmington, OH 45177. Call 937-382-5858 for show rates and pet fees.
Other Hotel Options. Check with each location for pet fees. Near Wilmington, Ohio
Coming from Columbus on I-71: exit 69/65
Coming from Cincinnati on I-71: exit 19/25 (Kings Island exit)
Benching: Cage size: Single-22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry. Double-22"x22"x44". One benching request per exhibitor will be honored if possible. Litter will be provided. Litter pans will not be provided.
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. Rabies is required in Ohio. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
CFA Show Rules: CFA rules will be strictly enforced. Ribbons and rosettes will be provided in accordance of the CFA Show Rules. Cloth flats will be available upon request. You can obtain a copy of the CFA Show Rules from CFA, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or at www.cfa.org
Directions to the Show Hall