Breed Summary as of noon 10/27/15
Show Hall The show will be held in the spacious Body Renew Fitness & Family Sports Center 221 Commonwealth Ct. Winchester, Va. 22602 Phone 540-868-2200. The building is heated and air conditioned and handicap accessible. No smoking is allowed in the show hall. NO OUTSIDE FOOD IS ALLOWED IN THIS FACILITY.
Benching / Show Hours Check-in is from 7:30-8:30 am Saturday morning. Judging begins at 9 am. Advertised show hours are 9 am to 5 pm.
Awards Ribbons and rosettes will be awarded in each ring in accordance with CFA 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.
Cages / Supplies / Food Cages are approximately 22”x22”x22”. New exhibitors should bring fabric and clips for the floor, sides, and tops of cages. Litter will be provided; bring your own litter pan. People food will be available.
Hotel Info The following hotels accept pets: Country Inn and Suites, Winchester, VA (866) 767-0278 Red Roof Inn, Winchester, VA - (540) 667-5000 Townplace Suites, Winchester, VA - (866) 678-6340
Hotel Info The following hotels accept pets: Red Roof Winchester 991 Millwood Pike (at I-81 at Millwood Pike, Exit #313/313-A) Winchester, VA 22602 Phone: 540-667-5000. Use CFA discount code #526223. 4 1/2 miles from the show hall. Country Inn & Suites By Carlson - Winchester, VA141 Kernstown Commons Blvd. Winchester, VA 22602 Phone: 540 869-7657. Less than a mile from the show hall. Pet-friendly policies ($20 per pet, per night; conditions apply; call the hotel for details). TownePlace Suites Winchester 170 Getty Lane Winchester, VA 22602 Phone: 540-722-2722. Pet Policy: Pets allowed, non-refundable sanitation fee: 75 USD; contact hotel for details. 7 miles from the show hall.
General Information All entries are expected to be free of fleas, fungus, and infectious illnesses. 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 know 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 claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible to compete. No kitten under 4 months old will be allowed in the show hall. CFA show rules will be strictly enforced. A copy of the Show Rules may be downloaded at http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/15-16showrules.pdf. Cat Fanciers of Washington reserves the right to substitute judges not listed on the flyer, if necessary. Cat Fanciers of Washington will not be responsible for loss or damage to personal property.
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