Show Hall: Morocco Shrine Auditorium, 3800 St. Johns Bluff Rd. Jacksonville, FL 32224 Phone: 904-642-5200. The Girl Scouts will operate the concession stand offering a wide variety of food at a reasonable prices.
Check In And Show Hours: check in time is 8–9am on Saturday. Judging will start at 10am Saturday and 9am on Sunday. Advertised show hours are 10am–4pm Saturday and 9am–4pm Sunday.
Entries: Per show rule 11.08 a. 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. It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to confirm receipt of online/faxed entries with the Entry Clerk. The club will not be responsible for entries lost due to communication errors. Make checks payable to Absolutely Abyssinians Cat Club.
Show Hotel: Best Western Hotel JTB/Southpoint 4660 Salisbury Rd. Jacksonville, FL 32256. Phone: 904-281-0900 Mention CAT CLUB to get special rate. This hotel is close to show hall; for other pet friendly hotels near the show hall contact the show manager.
Airport:Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is approximately 21 miles/30 minutes from the show hall.
Transportation: We are sorry; the club cannot provide transportation this year.
Show Rules: This is a CFA licensed show and all show rules will be strictly enforced. Copies of the show rules are available from CFA central office. All ribbons and rosettes required by CFA awarded. All championship, premiership and kitten entries with registration numbers or temporary registration numbers will be scored for CFA National and Regional points. Owners of novices can contact the entry clerk for a temporary registration number. If a judge becomes ill after the start of the show, that ring will be cancelled as per show rules.
All cats are to be free of fleas, fungus, ear mites, and contagious disease: all claws must be trimmed prior to benching. All cats or kittens entered or present in the show hall shall be inoculated before entry by a licensed veterinarian against feline enteritis, rhinotracheitis, calici viruses, rabies and tested negative for FeLV before entry into the show hall.
Sales: Florida Pet Law #585.9 "All kittens or cats offered for sale must have a valid Florida Health Certificate".
Supplies: Litter will be provided; please bring your own litter pans. Cage size is 22"X22"X22" (sungle opening). Please bring material to cover the sides, floor and top of your cage.