Show Hours: Check-in time is 7:30 - 8:30 am Saturday. Show will begin at 9 am on Saturday and Sunday. Advertised hours are 9 am – 4 pm on Saturday and Sunday. All benched entries will be expected to remain in the show hall until advertised closing time, unless permission is given by Show Manager.
Scoring All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with a Household Pet color class prefix will be scored for CFA awards. Owners of cats/kittens without registration numbers can contact the entry clerk for a Temporary Registration Number.
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 cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
Health Certificates State of Kansas regulations require that all out of state entries have a health certificate issued within 30 days of the show, stating that the cat/kitten is current on its inoculations including rabies. A state official may ask to see this certificate so please be prepared. This is a State of Kansas regulation and law beyond the control of the Wichita Cat Fancy, Inc.
Benching: A single cage is provided with each entry. Single cage size is 22 x 22 x 22; double cage size is 22 x 22 x 45. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Bring cage curtains or towels to hang on the inside, top and bottom of cage. Litter will be provided. Bring your own litter pans, cat food and water dishes. No kittens under 4 months of age are allowed in the show hall. A CFA Litter Registration must be presented to show management upon request or kitten(s) must be removed from the show hall immediately. No cats or kittens permitted in carriers under the benching tables. No un-entered cats or kittens may be in the show hall without permission. There may be a maximum of two kittens or one cat per singe (1/2) cage.
Show Hotel: The show committee has arranged for a block of rooms at La Quinta Inn & Suites Wichita Airport 6335 West Kellogg Dr. Wichita, KS 67209 Phone: 316-943-2181. Use CFA discount code CATFAN9.
Liability: Wichita Cat Fancy will take reasonable care to safeguard the property of exhibitors. Neither the club; its members nor the Cotillion Ballroom will be liable for any loss or damage. The show hall is air-conditioned, heated and handicap accessible. No night watchman is on duty and cats cannot be left in the show hall overnight.
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