ENTRY INFO: You must enter each show Entries are accepted now. Entry fees include CFA surcharges. Please confirm online entries with the entry clerk; neither the club nor the entry clerk will be responsible for non-confirmed entries. 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 CLOSING DATE.
PAYMENT INFO: Per show rule 6.21 each entry must be accompanied by the stipulated entry fee. All online entries must be paid in full within 10 days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first. **Make checks for BOTH SHOWS payable to Salt City and mail to 122 Doll Parkway Syracuse NY 13214.** Returned Check fee is $50 + all bank fees. PayPal is accepted; MUST use FRIENDS & FAMILY US residents use: Etonnantcats@gmail.com Canadians use: DanieljBeaudry@gmail.com
SHOW HALL: Sunnycrest Arena 699 Robinson St. Syracuse, NY 13206 Ph: 315-473-4696. Show hall is climate controlled, has free parking & handicap accessible. People food available.
SHOW HOURS: Check-in on Saturday is 8:30 - 9:30 am. Sunday check in is 7:30 - 8:30 am. Judging begins at 10 am on Saturday and at 9 am on Sunday. Advertised hours are 10 am - 5 pm (or end of finals) on Saturday; 10 am - 4 pm (or end of finals) on Sunday.
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.
BENCHING: Single cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry fees. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Please bring cage curtains, fabric or towels to cover top, sides and back of cages. Litter will be provided; please bring food & water bowls and litter pans.
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. No kittens under 4 months of age permitted in the show hall.
HOTEL INFO: Quality Inn & Suites Fairgrounds 100 Farrell Rd. Syracuse, NY 13209 Show rate: $72/night. Includes breakfast & wifi. Pet fee & limit waived. Click link to book online or call 315-457-8700 and mention cat show. Comfort Inn Carrier Circle 6491 Thompson Rd. Syracuse, NY 13206 Ph: 315-437-0222 Show rate: $66 +tax. Pet fee waived. Includes breakfast & wifi. Click the link to book online.
AIRPORT INFO: Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) is less than 10 miles from the show hall.
CFA Show Rules will be strictly observed. Copies of CFA Show Rules may be obtained for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601. Show Management will take all reasonable care to safeguard the personal property of exhibitors; however neither club will be liable for loss or damage to such property.
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