Show Hall: Kiwanis of Griffin, 1025 South Hill St. Griffin, GA 30224. Phone 770-227-9187. The show hall is air-conditioned and handicapped accessible. Noah's Ark food truck will be available selling breakfast and lunch both days to the benefit of Noah's Ark.
Show Hours: Check-in is 7:30 - 8:30 am Saturday; cats not benched by 8:30 am will be marked absent and exhibitors must check in with the clerk in each ring. Judging will begin at 9 am both days. Advertised show hours are 9 am - 4 pm (or completion of judging) both days.
Household Pets: must be at least 4 months old on the day of the show, cats 8 months and older MUST be spayed/neutered. No declawed entries are allowed.
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: * Space is limited so we may have to limit groom spaces to first come first served. **No EOR fee will be charged to handicapped exhibitors. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. Only one benching request will be honored; if an agent is designated, no benching request will be honored. Cage size is approximately 22"x22"x22" and is included with your entry. Bring cage curtains (or coverings) to cover the sides, top and bottom of cage. Litter will be provided, but not litter pans. Please bring your cat in a suitable carrier. No kittens under 4 months are permitted in the show hall. No cats or kittens may be confined in carriers. No cats or kittens may be left in the show hall overnight.
General: By entering, exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions of the judges and the show committee and to adhere to CFA show rules. Copies of CFA show rules may be obtained for $7 each from CFA, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44061.
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.
Hotel Info: RedRoof Inn Locust Grove 4840 Bill Gardner Parkway, Locust Grove, GA 30248 Ph: 678-583-0004. Use CFA discount code 526223. About 19 miles from the show hall. Red Roof is holding a few rooms for cat show exhibitors; please call the hotel and let them know you are with Rebel Rousers. VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING THE REDROOF; PLEASE READ Last year some of our exhibitors left a significant mess of cat litter in their room at the Red Roof in Locust Grove. This hotel is very pet friendly and is waiving the two pet limit for us as well as providing their meeting room for our pizza party. We must reciprocate and leave the rooms clean!!! Trash bags will be provided at check-in and available at the desk. There will be a trash can in the lobby on Sunday morning specifically for used litter. The club will also provide several brooms and dustpans at the desk for your use. Please help us keep this hotel available for our use.
Pizza Party at the Red Roof on Saturday night! Tickets will be sold for $10 for either meat or meatless pizza, salad and a beverage (tea/soft drinks). There is an adult beverage store nearby so BYOB.
Transportation: Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is about an hour from the show hall depending on traffic. Sorry but the Club will not be able to provide transportation. If you are flying in, a rental car is your BEST choice.
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