Prelim Breed Summaries as of 9 pm 2/5/18
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 Steel City Kitties 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. All entries include $2 CFA surcharge.
SHOW HALL: Monroeville Convention Center 209 Mall Plaza Blvd. Monroeville, PA 15146 Phone: 412-373-7300. This show hall is heated/air-conditioned as needed and handicap accessible. FREE PARKING.
CHECK IN: Saturday 7:30 - 8:30 am; Sunday 8 - 8:30 am. Judging will start at 9 am both days. SHOW HOURS: 9 am - 4 pm both days.
BENCHING: Cats not benched by 8:30 am will be marked absent. No cats will be permitted to leave the show hall during the posted show hours without the permission of show management. Single cages are 22" x 22" x 22" and is included in 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. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage.
SHOW HOTELS: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel 101 Mall Blvd. Monroeville, PA 15146 Phone: 412-373-7300. Block under Steel City Kitties – Rate $112. Other option: Red Roof PLUS+ East Pittsburgh – Monroeville 272 Mosside Blvd. Monroeville, PA 15146 Phone: 412-856-4738; CFA discount code 526223. Hampton Inn Pittsburgh/Monroeville 3000 Mosside Blvd. Monroeville, PA. 15146 Ph: 412-380-4000. $109 with complimentory breakfast; ask for Steel City Kitties Block.
AWARDS/SCORING: This is a CFA licensed show. Rosettes and ribbons will be awarded in accordance with CFA Show Rules. 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.
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.
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 RULES: A copy of the CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to: CFA, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at www.cfa.org.
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