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 Wichita Cat Fancy, Inc. 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. ** No End of Row fee for handicapped exhibitors.
Check-in time is 8 - 9:30 am Saturday. Show will begin at 10 am on Saturday and at 9 am on Sunday. Advertised hours are 10 am – 5 pm on Saturday and 9 am – 4 pm on Sunday. All benched entries will be expected to remain in the show hall until advertised closing time, unless permission is given by Show Manager. Vendors are welcome to setup on Friday, February 2nd from 12 pm until 5 pm.
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.
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.
Supplies: Litter will be provided. Bring your own litter pans, cat food and water dishes. 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. 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.
Hotel Info: Our show hotel is Candlewood Suites Wichita-Airport 570 Julia St. Wichita, KS Phone: 316-942-0400. Ask for show rates – small pet charge extra. Other area hotels (WCF makes no endorsement or recommendation of these hotels; please contact the hotel to verify their pet policies) La Quinta Inn & Suites Wichita Airport 5500 West Kellogg Dr. Wichita, KS 67209 Phone: 316-943-2181. Use CFA discount code CATFAN9. Motel 6 - Wichita Airport 5736 West Kellogg Dr. Wichita, KS Phone: 316- 945-8440. Use CFA discount code OAPHHT.
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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