September 13 & 14, 2008
Ella T. Grasso Technical College
Groton, CT


Larry Adkison
Chuck Gradowski
Barbara Sumner
Walter Hutzler
Gary Veach
Annette Wilson

Show Managers: Carl Eldredge 860-536-8891 and Sharon Stegall 860-464-0727
Show Secretary: Mary L. Carsky Show Treasurer: Chuck Carsky 860-872-4729

Vendor Contact: Priscilla Eldredge 860-536-8891
Entry Clerk: Nancy Jenkins 53 North Road, Sandown, NH 03873
Phone: 603-238-2974 Fax: 603-283-7903 Email:
Clerks, contact Nancy Jenkins.
Early Bird Fees
(if payment is postmarked by 8/16/08)
$43 1st Entry (includes catalog)
$38 2nd Entry (same owner)
$32 3rd & Additional Entry (same owner)
Regular Entry Fees
$48 1st Entry
(includes catalog)
$43 2nd Entry (same owner)
$38 3rd & Additional Entry (same owner)
$25 Double/Sales Cage
$35 Grooming Space
$10 End of Row
$10 Substitution
$25 Late Payment (see below)
$50 Returned Check Fee
$3 Fax fee PER Exhibitor
Closing Date: 6pm 9-8-08
or 225 entry limit is reached


Entry Info: Make checks payable to Damn Yankees Cat Club in US DOLLARS ONLY. PayPal fees should be sent to If you enter online, payment must be received within 10 days. PayPal is accepted. A $25 late payment fee will be imposed for all payment received after the 10-day period. A $50 fee will be imposed for checks returned due to insufficient funds or as a result of a CFA collection process.

Benching Info: Check-in is 7:30-9:00 AM Saturday. Judging begins at 9:30 am on Saturday and 9:00 am on Sunday. The advertised hours are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Saturday and 9:00 AM to 3:00 on Sunday. This is a non-vetted show. Cats are expected to be free of fungus, fleas, and any infectious disease. Exhibitors are advised to have their cats vaccinated against Feline Enteritis, Rhinotrachetis, Calici Virus, & Rabies. They should be tested for FeLV prior to entry of show. The State of Connecticut requires proof of Rabies vaccination. Please bring certificate with you. All claws must be clipped. Cats are not allowed in the show hall overnight. No smoking will be allowed in the benching area. Litter will be provided, please bring your own litter pans. The cages are 22x22x22 approx.

Show Hall: Ella T. Grasso Technical College, 189 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT 06340 Phone: 860-448-0220.
Just 3 miles off I-95 at Exit 88. It is near all the restaurants, hotels and attractions of Mystic. The show hall is air-conditioned and on one level with ample parking and handicap access. Excellent gate! A board will be available at the front entrance for posting business cards.

Show Hotels: Show Hotels: Book your hotel early!!!
  • Red Carpet Inn Suites – 380 Bayonet St., New London, $84.99; 1-800-251-1962 or 860-443-3440. (Cut-off 8/29/08)
  • Red Roof 707 Colman St, New London. $ 87.99 (double), $79.99 (single) 1-800-733-7663 or 860-444-0001. (Cut-off 8/07/08) When making your online reservation at Red Roof Inns, be sure and put this number - CP526223 - in the CORPORATE PLUS # field to receive the 10% CFA discount.
  • Motel 6 269 Flanders Road, Niantic. Exit 74 off I-95. $75.99 (double), $59.99 (single) 1-860-739-6991 (Cut-off date 8/8/08).

    CFA Info: All championship, premiership and registered kitten entries will be scored for CFA Regional and National Awards. All CFA rules will be strictly enforced. Show Rules may be purchased from CFA by writing to CFA, 1805 Atlantic Ave. Manasquan, NJ 08736.

  • Flyer (PDF)


    CFA Entry Form (PDF)

    Southeastern Connecticut is a wonderful place to visit. It is home to the state’s largest tourist attractions, including the Mystic Seaport, Mystic Aquarium, USS Nautilus Museum, and two of the world’s largest casinos. Hotel rooms are at a premium and MUST be reserved early.

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