SHOW HALL: Palm Springs Leisure Center 401 Pavilion Way Palm Springs, CA 92262. The show hall is air-conditioned, heated, and handicapped accessible. Parking is free. This is a non-smoking facility. People food Will be ordered as in the past.
SHOW HOURS: Check in 7:15 to 8:15am . Show will start at 9 am promptly. Show hours are 9 am to 4:30 pm or until judge’s finals are completed. All cats with the exception of kittens must remain in the show hall until the end of judging, unless released by the show manager.
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 for all final wins. Permanent flats will be used; however, ribbons will be available at owner’s request. All championship, premiership and registered kitten entries will be scored for CFA national and regional awards. The club reserves the right to add or change judges.
BENCHING: Benching: Cage size 36” L, 24” D 27” H, standard So. Cal. cage and is included with your entry fee. A double is required if your security cage exceeds 36” in length. Bring cage curtains to cover sides, top and bottom. Please inform entry clerk if you are using a security cage. Groom spaces will be on a first come first served basis. One benching request per exhibitor. If an agent is requested, that is your benching request. No Negative Benching Requests.
LITTER AND FOOD: Cat litter will be provided. You are to provide your own litter pan, food and water bowls and food and water for your cat(s).
SHOW HOTEL: The Saguaro Palm Springs Palm Springs 1800 E Palm Canyon Dr. Palm Springs, CA 92264 Phone: 760 323 1711. You need to mention the Victor Valley Cat Club group. The rate is $139 per night. No pet fee. Free Wi-Fi. There is a very high occupancy rate in all hotels in the Palm Springs area due to the Modernism Festival. It is strongly suggested that you book early.
AIRPORTS: There are 2 airports for those who wish to fly in. One is in Palm Springs and is minutes from the show hall and hotels. Renting a car is suggested. The club will not be able to provide you transportation. The second airport is in Ontario, California. This airport is 90 miles away (about an hour and a half away) but has easy access to l-10 East to Palm Springs.
HEALTH: This is a non-vetted show. Exhibitors are urged to have all cats and kittens inoculated against Calici virus, Feline Enteritis, Rhinotracheitis and tested for FeLV. All cats must be free from infections, ear mites, fleas and contagious diseases. Claws must be clipped. All kittens must be four months of age on or before the first day of the show.
CFA SHOW RULES: CFA Show Rules will govern this show. A copy of the show rules can be obtained by sending $7.00 to CFA, Inc., 260 East Main Street, Alliance, OH 44601 or downloaded free at The CFA website.
Friends and Family and The Victor Valley Cat Club, the Southwest Region and or the Palm Springs Leisure Center will not be responsible for damage, personal injury or loss of personal property. No cat may be left over night in the show hall. There is no vending from the cages or groom spaces.
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