ENTRY & PAYMENT INFO: Entries are accepted now. Entry Fees include CFA & Regional surcharges. 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 Carolina Sophisticats. Returned check fee is $50 + ALL bank fees. Make PayPal payments "friends & Family" to Carolinasophisticats@gmail.com. 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. Check your confirmation for accuracy and contact the entry clerk with any corrections BEFORE CLOSING DATE.
SHOW RULES & SCORING: The show will be conducted in accordance with current CFA show rules. Show rules are available for $5 plus $2 postage from CFA, 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online at http://www.cfa.org/Portals/0/documents/forms/19-20show-rules.pdf 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.
SHOW HOURS: Check-in: Saturday 7:30 am – 8:30 am. Judging will begin at 9 am Saturday and Sunday. Advertised show hours are 10 am – 4 pm both days.
LOCAL HOTEL INFO: Red Roof Inn & Suites Spartanburg - I-85 105 Jones Rd. Spartanburg, SC 29303 Ph: 864-754-4455. About 11 minutes/5.5 miles from the show hall. Use CFA discount code 526223. Red Roof Inn Spartanburg 6765 Pottery Rd. Spartanburg, SC 29303 Ph:864-587-0129. About 11 minutes/5.1 miles from the show hall. Use CFA discount code 526223. La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Greenville Haywood 65 West Orchard Park Dr. Greenville, SC 29615 Ph: 864-233-8018. About 30 minutes/28 miles from the show hall. Days Inn by Wyndham Spartanburg 115 Rogers Commerce Blvd. Spartanburg, SC 29316 Ph: 864-814-0560. Pet Friendly with $10/pet/night pet fee. About 12 minutes/5.1 miles from the show hall.
FLY INS: Greenville-Spartanburg airport is approximately 20 miles from the show hall. Sorry, no airport transportation can be provided for exhibitors.
HOUSEHOLD PETS: All entries must be at least 4 months old; all entries 8 months or older must be neutered or spayed. Entries may not be declawed.
BENCHING: Individual cage size is 22" X 22” X 22” and is included with your entry. Exhibitors with a single entry using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage. * Sales cages are only available with a paid entry. Club will provide litter; bring your own litter pans.
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.
Link for Directions to the Show Hall