Grooming Spaces * *Groom spaces limited to first 20 paid spots. Spaces will be added as count allows.
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.
SHOW HALL: Palm Springs Leisure Center, 401 S. Pavilion Way, Palm Springs. Show hall is air conditioned or heated, depending upon the weather, and has ample parking. Smoking is not permitted in the show hall. From the west, take I-10 and exit Hwy. 111 into the city, turning left on Vista Chino, right on Sunrise, left on Baristo and right at the first stop sign. From the east, take I-10 to the Date Palm exit. Follow signs to Date Palm Dr., turn left. Go to Vista Chino and turn right, then left on Sunrise, left on Baristo and right at the stop sign.
SHOW HOURS: Early check-in on Friday, March 24, 2017 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Saturday check-in from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM. Come early and join us for homemade waffles! Mark will be serving breakfast and lunch, stay tuned for details. Judging begins promptly at 10:00 a.m. Advertised show hours are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. No cage may be dismantled without the show managerís approval until all judges have completed their finals.
HEALTH: This is a non-vetted show. 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
AMENITIES: Litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter trays, food, and dishes. CAGES: Cages are California singles, 36" wide, 24" deep, and 27" high. No more than one cat or two kittens may be benched in the same cage.
AWARDS: Ribbons and rosettes will be awarded in accordance with CFA show rules. Permanent flats will be used with satin flats available upon request. For a copy of the current CFA show rules, send $7.00 to the Cat Fancierís Association, 260 E Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or go to http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/16-17show-rules.pdf
HOUSEHOLD PET INFO: Household pets 8 months of age or older must be spayed or neutered. ALL nails must be clipped and cats should be bathed. Contact the show manager if this is your first show and you have questions.
VETERANS: Must be CFA pedigree/registered cats and at least 7 years old to be entered in this class.
HOTEL INFO: Pet friendly hotels in the area are: Motel 6, Holiday Inn & Vagabond Inn. This is peak season in Palm Springs. Hotel prices and space are at a premium, so make your reservations now. You can always cancel them if you decide not to attend the show.
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