Entry & Payment Info: Entries are accepted now. Entry Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges. Please email entry clerk to confirm online entries. 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 Topeka Cat Fanciers; we are accepting credit card through Square; you can pay at the door with your credit card; or the entry clerk can send an invoice that you will be able to pay by Square. 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. No HHP entries.
Show Hall: Johnson County 4-h Building 136 E Washington St. Gardner, KS 66030 Phone 913-856-8860. Our show hall is heated; ceiling fans available, no air-conditioning.
Check-in & Show Hours: Check-in is Saturday 7:30-8:30 am. Judging will start promptly at 9 am. Advertised show hours are 9 am - 4 pm.
Show Rules: This is a CFA licensed show and all show rules will be strictly enforced. Copies of the show rules are available online http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/15-16show-rules.pdf or for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
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.
Benching A single cage is provided with each entry; single cage size is 21"X21"X21"; full cage size is 21"x21"x45". Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Please cage curtains or bring material to cover the sides, back, floor and top of your cage. Litter will be provided; please bring your own litter pans. *End of row fee is waived for our handicapped exhibitors.
Health Info: 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 Certificate or Proof of Rabies Vaccinations & Inoculations required by State of Kansas.
Hotel Info: There's no official show hotel; here are some suggestions. Please check with hotel regarding their Pet Policy:
New Exhibitors: Please go to www.cfanewbee.org for information on showing in CFA. Please let the Entry Clerk know on the entry form and tell the club representative at check-in that you are new so that any questions you have can be answered.
Liability: Reasonable care will be taken of cats and personal property. Neither Frontier Feline Fanciers, Cats KC nor Topeka Cat Fanciers nor its individual members shall be liable for property lost or damaged. Johnson County Fairgrounds will not be liable for any loss or damage.
Catalog Ads: Full Page $30; Half Page $20; Quarter Page $18 and Business Card $10. Deadline for Ads is January 5th. Make payment to Frontier Felines and send to Entry Clerk, Cheryl Thieler. Sponsor a Ring for $50!
Ring Sponsorship: Sponsor a ring for $50 and you will have your business, cattery name, your name, etc. displayed at the Ring and in the Catalog.
Emergency Vet: VCA Mission, KS 913-722-5566
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