Entry & Payment Info: Entries are accepted now. Entry Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges. Per show rule 6.21 each entry must be accompanied by the stipulated entry fee. All online/fax entries must be paid in full within 10 days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first. US fund check only made payable to Greater Lancaster Feline Fanciers. Mail checks directly to our show treasurer Penny Barrington 84 Pinnacle Rd. West Holtwood, PA 17532 Returned check Fee $75 + bank fees. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds after the entry clerk has confirmed your entry or for failure to bench. Check your confirmation for accuracy and contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE CLOSING DATE.
Show Hall: Old Main Building @ York Expo Center 334 Carlisle Ave. York, PA 17404 Ph: 717-848-2596. The show hall is handicapped accessible and is heated and air-conditioned as needed. People food will be available. Parking is free.
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.
Check-in is from 8 - 9 am on Saturday. Any cat not benched by 9 am will be marked absent. Please report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Judging will begin at 9:30 am on Saturday and at 9 am on Sunday. All adult entries must remain in the show hall during advertised hours of 9:30 am – 4 pm (or end of finals) both days.
Hotel Info: Local options that take pets; call to inquire about pet fees. Wyndham Garden York 2000 Loucks Rd.York, PA 17408. Ph: 717-846-9500. La Quinta by Wyndham York 1405 Kenneth Road, York, PA 17408 Phone 717-767-2400. The CFA discount program with LaQuinta hotels is now with the Wyndham hotel brand. Book online and use the Corporate Booking Code 1000026977 or call 877-999-3223 and ask for the discount code CFA CAT FANCIERS ASSOCIATION. Wyndham hotels are pet friendly, however, various locations may have slightly different policies. A hotel may charge $20 per room per night with a maximum charge of $40 per stay. You will be asked to sign a pet acknowledgement statement at check-in. Please contact hotels directly to confirm your pet-friendly room availability and any fees prior to arrival. Comfort Inn & Suites 2250 N. George St. York, PA 17406 Phone 717-699-1919. Econo Lodge 222 Arsenal Road, York, PA, 17402 Phone 717-843-9970. Call to inquire about pet fees. Motel 6-York 125 Arsenal Rd. York, PA Phone 717-843-8181; CFA discount code OAPHHT.
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.
Benching: Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fee. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Litter will be provided, bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage. Kittens under 4 months are not permitted in the show hall or on the show grounds. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight. Only benched cats and kittens are permitted in the show hall, none may be confined in carriers.
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 claws of each entry must be clipped prior to benching. Failure to do so will subject the entry to disqualification. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
Show Rules: By entering this show exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions of the judges and the show committee and to adhere to CFA show rules. CFA show rules may be obtained for $7 from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/19-20show-rules.pdf
Greater Lancaster Feline Fanciers & Siamese Alliance of America reserve the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
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