The Just Cat-in Around Cat Fanciers held their “April Flowers” Cat Fanciers Association (CFA) show on April 9, 2016, at the Melvindale Ice Arena & Community Civic Center. One hundred and forty-six cats were entered in the event, including Maine Coons, Oriental Shorthairs, Siamese, and Persians of many colors. See the attached slideshow for pictures of some of the beautiful cats that were there.
The next show in the metro Detroit area will be the Anthony Wayne Cat Fanciers 41st annual all-breed show in Ann Arbor on Sat. May 7, 2016. The event will be on the University of Michigan campus at the Sports Coliseum (Hill at 721 S. 5th Ave.) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. or until the judging is completed. Judges include Rachel Anger, Loretta Baugh, Gene Darrah, Sharon Powell, Liz Watson, and Anne Mathis.
Household pets are welcomed at the show and may compete for rosettes and ribbons. The entry fee for one cat is $51. One additional cat may be entered in the show for an additional $46; more cats can be added for $35 apiece. Those wishing to enter their cats in the show should contact the entry clerk, Judith Hudgens, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for entries is May 3, 2016, at 9 p.m.