NEW LOCATION: Show Hall: Spectrum Sports Academy 3710 Tom Andrews Rd. Roanoke, VA 24019 Ph: 540-561-0921. The show hall has air condition and heat (as needed) and is handicap accessible; there is no smoking. No outside food allowed in the show hall. There is a food vendor. Easy in and out! Free parking and WiFi available.
Show Hours: Check-In: Saturday 7:30 to 8 am. Judging: 8:30 am Saturday; 9 am on Sunday. Advertised Show Hours: 9 am to 4 pm Saturday & Sunday.
Show Hotel & Banquet Location Holiday Inn - Valley View 3315 Ordway Drive, Roanoke, VA 24017 Ph: 540-362-4500. Info available on the R7 web site. Rates: $99.00+ tax (you will be asked for a $50 refundable pet deposit; you will not be charged if the room is left undamaged. Shuttle available to/from the airport. This hotel is 100% smoke free; you will be charged a $200 fee if you smoke in your room) You MUST call the hotel directly; be sure to ask for the block of rooms for the cat show/banquet.
Airport Info: Roanoke Regional Airport (ROA) is about 10 minutes from both the show hall and the show hotel. Hotel Shuttle available to/from the airport.
Benching: Single cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fee. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. **EOR fee will be waived for handicapped exhibitors. Litter will be provided, bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage. Kittens under 4 months are not permitted in the show hall or on the show grounds. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight. Only benched cats and kittens are permitted in the show hall, none may be confined in carriers.* Sales cages with paid entry as available.
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.
Health & Sales: 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 cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition. No kittens under four (4) months of age will be permitted in the show hall.
CFA Show Rules: A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at www.cfa.org
Liability: The Cat Fanciersí Association, Southern Region or the Berglund Center will not be responsible for damage, loss, or personal injury during this event.
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