Entry & Payment Info: Entries are accepted now. Entry Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges. 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 Midwest Persian Tabby Fanciers. CASH ONLY for entry fees paid at the door at check-in. 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 THE CLOSING DATE.
Check-In: 7:30 - 8:30 am Saturday, any cat not benched by 8:30 will be marked absent. Please report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Judging will begin at 9 am both days. All adult entries must remain in the show hall during advertised hours.
Advertised Show Hours 9 am – 5 pm (or until completion of judging) both days.
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.
Benching: No cats will be permitted to leave the show hall during the posted show hours without the permission of show management. Single cage measures approximately 22” x 22” x 22” and is included with your entry fee. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels for the top, sides and bottom of your benching cage. Litter will be provided. Please bring your own food bowls, water bowls, and food and litter pans. Single entries using ANY size security cage must purchase extra 1/2 cage space.
Awards: This is a CFA licensed show. Rosettes and ribbons will be awarded in accordance with CFA Show Rules. Permanent ribbons will be used for color classes. All Championship, Premiership and registered Kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional awards.
Local Hotel Info: There is no designated show hotel, the following are suggestions; exhibitors should confirm any pet fees at the time of booking. Red Roof Inn Toledo/Maumee 1570 S Reynolds Rd. Maumee, OH 43537 Phone: 855-873-6562. CFA discount code 526223. Comfort Inn Maumee-Perrysburgh 1428 S Reynolds Rd. Maumee, OH 43537 Phone: 866-279-5332. Extended Stay America Toledo/Maumee 540 W. Dussel Dr. Maumee, OH 43537 Phone: 866-599-6674. code: 526223.
Airports: Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) is about 50 miles from the show hall. Toledo Express Airport (TOL) is about 10 miles from the show hall.
Benching: Single cage measures approximately 22” x 22” x 22”. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels for the top, sides and bottom of your benching cage. Litter will be provided. Please bring your own food bowls, water bowls, and food and litter pans.
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.
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. The exhibitor of any entry showing evidence of fungus, fleas, ear mites or any contagious disease will be asked to remove that entry as well as their other entries from the show hall. All claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
By entering exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions of the judges and the show committee and to adhere to CFA show rules. CFA show rules may be obtained for $7.00 each from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. Midwest Persian Tabby Fanciers reserve the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
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