Payment & Entry Info: Entries are accepted now. Entry Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges. Entry Fees are per show; you must enter each show. Please email entry clerk to confirm online entries. 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. Make checks payable to Cleveland Persian Society. Returned Check fee is $50 + all bank fees. PayPal is accepted (prior to closing) send to firstname.lastname@example.org; payments should be sent as "Friends and Family". Please confirm online entries by email with the entry clerk. 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.
Check-in: 7:30-8:30 am on Saturday and 8- 8:30 am on Sunday cats will be marked absent after that and exhibitors must check in with each ring. Judging: 9 am both Saturday and Sunday. Advertised Hours: 9am – 4 pm both Saturday & Sunday.
Local Hotel Info: Please check with the hotel for pet fee info. Red Roof Inn Cleveland - Mentor/ Willoughby (14 minutes): 4166 OH-306 Willoughby, OH PH: 440-946-9872. Motel 6 Cleveland - Willoughby (9 minutes): 35110 Maplegrove Rd. Willoughby, OH 44094 PH: 440-975-9922. La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Cleveland Independence (30 minutes): 6161 Quarry Lane, Independence, OH 44131 PH: 216-447-1133. Super 8 by Wyndam Mentor/Cleveland (9 minutes): 7325 Palisades Pkwy. Mentor, OH 44060 PH: 440-571-0334.
Airport Info: Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) is about 30 miles from the show hall.
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 cats/kittens without registration numbers can contact the entry clerk for a Temporary Registration Number.
Household Pet Class: 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: Single cage size is 22” x 22” x 22” (included with each entry). No more than two kittens or one cat may be benched in a single cage whether entered for exhibition or competition or benched for sale. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. A Grooming Space is a full space with no cage; Sales Cages are available only with a paid entry. Please bring cage curtains and grooming aids. Exhibitors must transport cats in/out of the show hall in an enclosed, secure carrier. Litter will be provided; bring your own litter box, dishes and cat food. Kittens under 4 months old are not allowed in the show hall.
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 all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
New to CFA?: For info go to CFA's New Bee Program web site for additional info.
Show Rules: The show will be conducted in accordance with current CFA show rules. Show rules are available for $5 plus $2 postage from CFA, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/19-20show-rules.pdf
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