Holly Ayers, AB
Ed Davis, AB
Jean Grimm, AB
Wain Harding, AB
Annette Wilson, AB
Hilary Helmrich, SP (CH) AB (KIT/PR)
Dennis Ganoe, AB
Karen Lawrence, AB
Laura McIntyre, AB
Betty White, AB
Bob Zenda, AB
Iris Zinck, AB

1st Entry (includes catalog) - Both Days $90 / 1 Day $50
2nd Entry (same owner & address) - Both Days $80 / 1 Day $45
3rd & Additional Entries (same owner & address) - Both Days $65 / 1 Day $40

Prov, Misc, AOV - Both Days $70 / 1 Day $40
Double Cage/Space $20 (flat fee)
all security cages (single or double) will be charged for double space with odd number of entries
Grooming Space (as available) $20 (flat fee)
For Sale/Exhibition $20 (flat fee)
must have a competitive entry & entry form for each "For Sale" or "Exhibition" cat/kitten
Substitutions (before closing, per entry, per show) $5
Returned Check Fee $65
Fax/Online Entries not paid within 10 day $15 (per exhibitor)**
Any fees not paid in full by 2/15/11 $30 (per exhibitor)
Linda Smith
17714 W. Desert View Lane
Goodyear, AZ 85338
Ph/Fax 623-327-2323
No calls before 9am or after 10pm MST
Larry Smith
Ph/Fax 623-327-2323
Kathy Davin
Phone 602-569-7289
No calls before 9am or after 10pm MST

SHOW HALL: El Zaribah Shrine Auditorium 552 N. 40th St. Phoenix, AZ. The show hall is climate controlled with heat and/or air conditioning as needed, handicapped accessible and non-smoking. Food is available inside the hall which includes a full service bar. NO outside alcohol or food is permitted in the show hall Grand Parties are allowed only after the Shriner’s food service is closed. Contact the Show Manager with any questions. Directions to the show hall: From California: I-10 East to 202 East the exit at 40th Street and turn right/south. Go about 1 block and the show hall is on the right, behind the Frito Lay building. From Tucson: I-10 to 143 North then exit at Washington Street and turn left/west. Go to 40th Street and turn right/north. Pass Van Buren Street and the show hall is on the left, behind the Frito Lay building.
ENTRY INFO: Closing Date for both shows is Monday January 31, 2011 or as each show reaches 225 entry limit. All entries must be submitted per entry, per show. Fees must accompany all "snail mail" entries. Make checks payable to Desert Cats. ** Fax/Online Entries must be paid within 10 days or before start of show, whichever is first. It is the exhibitors responsibility to confirm receipt of all entries with the Entry Clerk. Neither the Entry Clerk or Desert Cats will be responsible for lost or misdirected entries.
SHOW HOTEL: Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix Airport North 3838 E. Van Buren, Phoenix, AZ 85008 Phone: 602-306-2323. Reservation deadline for show rate is Monday January 31, 2011 FIRM Show rate is $75 + tax + $75 REFUNDABLE pet deposit. Mention "Desert Cats" to receive show rate or use code DC3. Rate also includes a full service breakfast each day. They also provide 24 hour FREE shuttle service to and from Phoenix Sky harbor Airport and 5 mile radius transportation from the hotel. Our show hall is only 2 blocks from this hotel. Note: This hotel has never accepted pets before and they ae willing to try with us. Please be extremely clean so we may use this hotel in the future. Room inspection at check-out.
FLY-IN: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX)
CHECK-IN and JUDGING: Check-in: 8:30-9:30 am. Judging begins at 10am on Saturday and 8am on Sunday. Show Hours are 10am-5pm Saturday and 8am-3pm on Sunday.
BENCHING: Single/Half cage size is 22”x27”x22”. Double/Full cage is 22”x54”x22”. Only one cat or two kittens may be in a single/half cage. Every entry includes a single/half cage. Be aware, if you have an odd number of entries and do not purchase a Double/Full cage, another cat will be benched in the other half f the cage. ALL security cages must purchase a double cage space. litter is provided. Bring your own cage drapes, litter pans, cat food, and cat dishes.
HOUSEHOLD PETS: Household pets must be 4 months of age or older on opening day of the show. Household pets 8 months of age or older on opening day of the show must e spayed or neutered. Declawed cats are not eligible for entry. They must be bathed. All claws must be clipped prior to benching.
HEALTH: Showo is non-vetted. All entries should be tested for FeLV and inoculated against feline enteritis, rhinotracheitis, and calici viruses and must be free of fungus and parasites. All claws must be clipped prior to benching.
CFA RULES: CFA show rules will be strictly enforced. CFA show rules are available online at For a hard copy of the current show rules send $7 to CFA 1805 Atlantic Ave. Manasquan, NJ 08736. All adult cats entered must be registered with CFA and their registration numbers included on the entry form. Kittens may be entered without registration numbers, but will not be scored for CFA awards if a number is not provided at show time. All kittens must be 4 months of age or older on opening day of the show. No fees will be refunded for failure to bench. Benching requests will be honored whenever possible. One benching request per exhibitor. The club reserves the right to add judges not named to judge non-championship and Household Pet classes. All Championship. Premiership and registered Kittens will be scored for CFA regional and national awards. Desert Cats and El Zaribah Shrine Auditorium will not be responsible for damage, loss, personal injury or loss of personal property. No cats may be left in the show hall overnight. No vending from cages or grooming spaces.
AWARDS: Ribbons/Rosettes will be awarded in accordance with CFA show rules. Permanent 1st, 2nd, 3rd place, Best of Color Class, and Best & 2nd Best of Breed will be used. Fabric ribbons available upon request.
NEW EXHIBITORS: Desert Cats members welcome you. If you have any questions, please contact the Show Manager or Entry Clerk.

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