Our Judges
On Saturday

Larry Adkison - AB & HHP
Kathy Calhoun - AB & HHP
Donna Fuller - AB & HHP
Marsha Ammons - SP & HHP
Brian Pearson - SP & HHP
Mary Auth - SP & HHP
On Sunday
Rachel Anger - AB & HHP
Cathy Dinesen - AB & HHP
Jim Dinesen - AB & HHP
Darrell Newkirk - AB & HHP

Entry Clerk/Show Manager
Cathy Dunham
1232 S. Main Street
Jacksonville, IL 62650
Phone 217-370-7871 *
Show Manager
Nancy Hitzeman
Phone 314-640-0815
Closing Date
Tuesday October 17, 2017
At 8 pm CT or @ 225 Cats

Entry Fees
1st Entry $67 including catalog 2nd Entry $55 (same owner)
3rd Entry $45 (same owner) 4th + Entries $30 (same owner)
Extra 1/2 Cage $20 Grooming Space $25
End-of-Row Benching $15 (no fee for handicapped exhibitors or Clerks)
Vendor Contact
Janet Miller jabocats@msn.com Phone 217-415-2541

Breed Summary

Show Photographer - Larry Johnson
Agility demonstrations will be put on by Jill Sullivan. Exhibitors with cats entered in the show can give it a try for a $3 donation. (This is not "official" CFA Agility.)
Jill will also have several of her own cats; for a $3 donation spectators
also try Agility. All donations to Agility will go to a local shelter.
Bake sale will feature home made goodies and is to benefit a local no-kill rescue.
Great raffle which will include a hand made quilt, wine, gift cards, etc.
Lots of Vendors! Cat clothing/toy vendor, cat bed/fleece vendor, great cat tree vendor, two cat toy vendors, Lula Roe vendor, and Scentsy vendor.
Adoptable rescue kitties.

Entry & Payment Info: Entries are accepted now. 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. Please note we can not accept fax entries. *NO calls to the Entry Clerk after 10 pm! OUR ENTRY CLERK IS AT WORK DURING THE DAY AND MAY NOT BE ABLE TO IMMEDIATELY ANSWER OR RESPOND TO PHONE CALLS. SHE WILL RETURN YOUR CALL AS SOON AS POSSIBLE! Please try to give our entry clerk a minimum of 24 hours to reply to your email. Unfortunately, her work does not always allow for an immediate response! If all else fails, please call either the entry clerk or the show manager after 24 hours. All checks must be drawn on US banks and in US funds. Please make checks payable to Lucky Tomcat Cat Club. Returned Check Fee is $50. No substitutions after the closing date. No refunds after the entry clerk has confirmed your entry or for failure to bench. *** 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. Exhibitors with an odd number of entries using any size security cage are required to purchase an extra 1/2 cage.
Show Hall: Illinois Building at the Illinois State Fairgrounds 801 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702. The show hall is handicapped accessible and is equipped with both heat and air conditioning. Food will be available.
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 novices can contact the entry clerk for a temporary registration number. Kittens may be entered without registration numbers, but will not be scored for CFA awards if a number is not provided at show time. Kittens without a registration number or TRN will not be included in the count.
Hotel Info: There is no designated show hotel. There are numerous pet-friendly hotels in the Springfield area including LaQuinta, Drury Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Baymont Inn. Be sure to ask about pet fees.
Benching Info: Check-in between 8:30 - 9:30 am Saturday. Judging will begin at 10 am on Saturday and 9 am on Sunday. Advertised closing time is 4 pm Saturday and 3 pm Sunday.
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.
Litter will be provided, please bring your own litter pans. Cage sizes are 22”x22”x22” and is included with your entry. Lucky Tom Cat Club and Tiger’s Lair Feline Fanciers will take reasonable care to safeguard the property of exhibitors and vendors. Neither the club, its members nor the Illinois State Fairgrounds will be liable for any loss or damage. All cats must be removed from the show hall at the close of the show Saturday night.
This show is licensed by The Cat Fanciers Association, Inc. All CFA rules will be strictly enforced. A copy of the current CFA show rules may be obtained by sending $7 to Cat Fancier’s Association, 260 E. Main St. Alliance, OH 44601 or online.

PDF Show Flyer
Official CFA Entry Form
Link for Directions