Payment Info: Make checks payable to "Ocicats International" for BOTH SHOWS. For your convenience we welcome PayPal payments. Send payments to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please confirm online entries by email with the entry clerk. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds after the entry clerk has confirmed your entry or for failure to bench.
Show Hours: Check-in is be 7:30 - 8:30 am. Judging will start promptly at 9 am Saturday and Sunday. Advertised show hours are from 10 am to 4 pm both days.
Show Hall: University of North GA Hugh Mills Physical Education Complex 3820 Mundy Mill Rd. Oakwood, GA 30566. The Hugh Mills Physical Education Complex is located on the Gainesville Campus near the tennis courts and across from the John Harrison Hosch Library (see campus map linked below). The show hall is air conditioned, handicap accessible and smoke free. People food will be available.
Hotel Info: No official show hotel, the following are suggestions: Red Roof Inn Atlanta - Suwanee/Mall of Georgia 3103 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Rd. Suwanee, GA 30024 Phone: 678-765-8101; 19 miles from show hall. Use CFA discount code 526223. La Quinta Inn Atlanta Duluth 2370 Stephens Center Dr, Duluth, GA 30096 Phone 678-957-0500; 23 miles from the show hall. Use CFA discount code "catfan9".
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 cats/kittens without registration numbers can contact the entry clerk for a Temporary Registration Number. Rosettes will be awarded and permanent flats will be used in accordance with CFA rules.
Benching: Single cages are approximately 22"X22"X22" (1/2 cage) and is included with your entry. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Litter will be supplied. Bring your own litter pans, dishes and cat food. People food will be available for sale. Please bring you cat in a suitable carrier.
Kittens & Kittens For Sale: “Kitten For Sale” cages will be available only if you have an entry in the show. All cats or kittens for sale or lease must be benched in the benching area, and must be eligible for CFA registration. Please keep in mind the show rule which limits two kittens per single cage. No kitten under 4 months of age is permitted in the show hall. No kittens may be kept in carriers under the cage or in your car.
General: This is a CFA licensed show and all show rules will be strictly enforced. For a copy of these rules can be obtained at no cost at www.cfa.org
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 claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition.
Flying In: Use Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) The airport is about an hour from the show hall.
Transportation: Regrettably, we cannot provide or arrange for exhibitor transportation.
Advertising copy must be camera ready and received with payment by closing date. Please send to Entry Clerk. Rates: Full Page $60; Half Page $35; Business Cards $10.
Liability: Ocicats International & New Vision Cat Club will take reasonable care to safeguard entries and the property of exhibitors. Neither the clubs, it's members nor the Show Hall will be liable for any loss or damage.
Ocicats International Web Site
New Vision Cat Club Facebook Page
Link for Directions
PDF Campus Map (show hall is building #5)