ENTRIES: Per show rule 11.08 a. entries must be accompanied by all entry fees. All 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 THUMBS UP CAT FANCIERS.
CHECK-IN: will be from 8:00-8:45 AM. Judging will begin at 9:00 AM sharp. All cats must be checked in by 8:45 AM or they will be marked absent. The advertised hours of the show are 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Saturday. One benching request per exhibitor will be honored if possible. Handicap benching requests will be honored if possible.
Hotel Info: There is NO official show hotel for this show. Some of the hotels in the area that do accept pets are:
Fly-Ins: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport is approximately 7 miles/15 minutes from the show hall. The club can not provide transportation.
Additional Info: All championship, premiership and kitten entries with registration numbers will be scored for CFA National and Regional points. No declawed entries are permitted and all entry’s front and rear claws must be clipped prior to benching. No kittens under 4 months are permitted in the show hall. Exhibitors must transport cats into and out of the show hall in an enclosed, secured carrier. No exhibitor may leave cats or kittens in the show hall overnight.
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, calici viruses and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All cats must be free of fleas, ear mites, or any contagious or infectious illness.
Supplies: Litter will be provided but not litter pans. Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22". Any person entering a cat or kitten in a show held under the rules of CFA shall by such act agree to abide by, and this person and the entry of this person shall be subject to these rules. CFA show rules may be obtained for $7 each from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
Please advise the entry clerk if this is your first show and you will be benched with an experienced exhibitor who can help you.
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