WINNING Cats Feline Educational Cat Seminars and Cat Show


The Winn Feline Foundation, Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA) and The International Cat Association are partnering with Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat to host The Cat Show and simultaneous educational cat seminars in conjunction with their cat show on June 22-23 in the Exhibition Hall at the Fairgrounds in Timonium, MD.

Winn Feline Foundation is hosting seminars June 21, in the show hall. This event is being co-sponsored by CFA, TICA, and Dr. Elsey’s Precious Cat. There will be speakers on:

  • Using Genetic Screening to Improve Breeding Programs
  • Inheritance of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Cerebral Disgenesis and other inherited causes of Feline Ataxia
  • How Cat Lovers & WINN Feline Foundation are Helping Cats

These seminars will take place in the show hall, from 3 to 8:00 pm.  There will be a reception after the seminars Friday evening.

Speakers and topics for those cat seminars:

Dr. Emily C. Graff, “Inherited Cerebral Disgenesis in Cats”

Dr. Katherine M. Lytle, “Using Genetic Panel Testing To Improve Health”

Dr. Kathryn M. Muers, “Updates on the Genetis of Feline Cardiomyopathy”

Dr. Glenn Olah (Winn Feline Foundation President) and Dr. Drew Weigner (Winn Feline Foundation Incoming President), “Cat Lovers Making a Difference For Cats with WINN”

There is a $30 fee to attend.  To reserve your spot or get more information, email  PayPal the fee to  In order to plan for the number of attendees at the reception, advance payment is encouraged; however, payment can be made at the door.

On Saturday, in the show hall, at 3 p.m.  Dr. Jody Gookin on “Tritrichomonas Foetus and Other Causes of Feline GI Issues: How to Beat Them.” This seminar is free.