ENTRIES: Entries are accepted now. 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 Cat's Incredible, Inc, for BOTH SHOWS; all funds must be in US funds. $75 Returned Check Fee. Sorry we can not take payments through PayPal. 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.
SHOW HALL: Phelps School Fieldhouse 583 Sugartown Rd. Malvern, PA 19355 Ph: 610-644-1754. The show hall is heated and air conditioned. This is a non-smoking campus. Parking is Free for exhibitors and spectators.
HOURS: Check-in Saturday: 7:30-8:30 am; Sunday: 8-8:30 am. Cats not benched by end of check-in will be marked absent. Please report any transfers or absentees at check-in. Judging will begin at 9 am Saturday and Sunday. All adult entries must remain in the show hall during advertised hours of 9 am – 4 pm both days.
HOTEL INFO: Hampton Inn Downingtown/Exton 4 N. Pottstown Pike Exton, PA 19341 Ph: 610-363-5555. Show rate is $95; no pet fee. Includes buffet breakfast. Residence Inn Philadelphia West Chester/Exton 10 N. Pottstown Pike Exton PA 19341 Ph: 610-594-9705. Show rate is $99; no pet fee. Includes buffet breakfast. Both hotels are approximately 20 minutes to show hall.
AIRPORT INFO: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is about 25 miles/50 minutes from show hall; cabs and rental cars are available at the airport.
BENCHING: Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fees. Bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage. *End of row fees will be waived for handicapped exhibitors. Single entry with ANY size security cage must purchase an extra 1/2 cage space. Please advise the entry clerk if this is your first show. No kittens under 4 months are permitted in the show hall. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight. Only benched cats and kittens are permitted in the show hall, none may be confined in carriers.
SCORING: All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded HHPs, and registered cats competing as HHPs with an HHP 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.
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.
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.
ADDITIONAL INFO: This is a CFA licensed show and all show rules will be strictly enforced. For a copy of these rules send $7 to CFA, 260 E Main St. Alliance, OH. 44601. Show Management will take all reasonable care to safeguard the personal property of exhibitors, however neither the club nor the show hall will be liable for loss or damage to such property. All sponsoring clubs reserve the right to substitute judges in case of illness or emergency.
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