Best in show: the wacky world of a rural cat show
March 31, 2016 - Uncategorized
On a Saturday morning in March, while most of my friends were likely still at the bar, I was turning off my alarm clock and heading to my first Cat Fanciers’ Association Cat Show at the Best Western Hotel in rural Matamoras, Pennsylvania. Having photographed a cat fashion show, the Westminster Dog Show and an entire book about the bond between men and
their feline friends under my belt, I feel like a veteran when it comes to animal-related assignments.
But there was not enough research I could do to prepare myself for being in a competition room filled with more than 100 cats and their loving owners. Read more…