Show Hours: Check-in Saturday from 7:30-8:30 am. Judging begins promptly at 9 am Saturday and at 8:30 on Sunday. Show Hours are from 9 am - 5 pm Saturday and 8:30 am to 4 pm on Sunday.
Payment & Entry Info: Entries are accepted now. Per show rule 6.21 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. Make checks payable to Huntsville Cat Club. Please confirm online entries by email with the entry clerk. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds after the entry clerk has confirmed your entry or for failure to bench. Check your confirmation for accuracy and contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE CLOSING DATE. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage.
Scoring: All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with an Household Pet color class prefix will be scored for CFA awards. Owners of novices can contact the entry clerk for a temporary registration number. Kittens may be entered without registration numbers, but will not be scored for CFA awards if a number is not provided at show time. Kittens without a registration number or TRN will not be included in the count. .
Household Pets: All entries must be at least 4 months old; all entries 8 months or older must be neutered or spayed. Entries may not be declawed.
Show Hotels: La Quinta Inn & Suites Airport Madison 105 Westchester Rd. Madison, AL 35758 Ph: 256-258-2777 (about 10 miles from the show hall). Use CFA discount code CATFAN9. RedRoof Plus + Huntsville - Madison 8781 Madison Blvd. Madison, AL 35758 Ph: 256-772-8470. Use CFA discount code 526223.
Airport Info: Huntsville International Airport (HSV) is about 16 miles/20 minutes from the show hall.
Transportation: Commercial transportation from the airport to the hotels is available as well as some of the hotels provide courtesy transportation. The club will be unable to provide other transportation.
General: This is a CFA licensed show and all CFA show rules will be strictly enforced. For a copy of these rules, send $7 to CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. The club reserves the right to add judges not named in the show announcement to judge non-championship and non-premiership classes. Reasonable care will be taken to safeguard the property of exhibitors. The show management and the Jaycee’s management will not be held responsible for any loss or damages.
Cages/Supplies: Cages are approximately 24"x24"x24" and is included with your entry. Novice exhibitors bring a towel or a rug to cover the floor and enough material to go around the sides and to cover the top of the cage, along with clips or safety pins to fasten the material securely to the cage. Litter will be furnished in the show hall. Bring your own litter box and food.
Health: It is strongly advised that all cats or kittens entered or present in the show hall be inoculated before entry by a licensed veterinarian against feline panleukopenia (formerly known as feline distemper or feline infectious enteritis), feline rhinotracheitis, Calicivirus and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
The ARK, Inc. a no-kill shelter in Huntsville will be providing adult volunteers for stewards. The rescue work they do and the support given to the CFA and our club is greatly appreciated by our club and the community. A portion of our proceeds goes to the ARK so they can continue their rescue work in our community.
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