Show Hours: Check in will be from 8:30 to 9:30 am. Judging will begin at 10 am on Saturday and 9 am Sunday. Advertised show hours are 10 am to 4 pm both days.
Show Hall: Araba Temple, 2010 Hanson Street, Ft. Myers, FL 33901 Ph: 239-334-4010. The show hall is non-smoking, has air-conditioned and is handicap accessible.
Show Hotel: La Quinta Inn & Suites - Fort Myers Airport 9521 Market Place Rd. Fort Myers, FL 33912 Phone: 239-466-0012. Show rate $74 per night (10/2-4) - Mention "Cat Show". FREE Airport Shuttle-Pets-FREE Breakfast.
Household Pets: Any cats and kittens are welcome to compete in the Household Pet (HHP) category. All kittens must be at least 4 months of age. Declawed HHP’s can not be entered. Adults over the age of eight months must be neutered or spayed. Please use a carrier to bring your pets to the show and be sure to bring your supplies- HHP’s will be judged in all rings. HHP Exhibitors contact Charlene Campbell for assistance or additional info.
Airport Info: The closest airport is Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW), Fort Myers, FL. (about 16 miles from the show hall).
Awards: Rosettes & ribbons will be awarded in accordance with CFA Show Rules. 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. CFA Show Rules are available for $7 from CFA 260 East Main St. Alliance, OH 44601.
Supplies: Litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter boxes, pet food, and dishes. A single cagemeasure approximately 22" x 22" x 22". Exhibitors are responsible for material or cage curtains to cover the top, sides and bottom or your cage.
Health and Sales: This is a non-vetted show. All cats, kittens and HHPs are expected to be free from fleas, fungus, ear mites, and any contagious diseases. All entries must be inoculated against feline distemper, feline rhinotracheitis, calici viruses, rabies, and be tested negative for feline leukemia before entry into the show hall. All claws must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats and kittens are not eligible for entry. No kittens under four (4) months of age will be permitted in the show hall. All cats and kittens for sale must have valid Florida Health Certificates as required by Florida Law. Platinum Coast Cat Fanciers & Miami Florida Cat Fanciers will not be responsible if this law is not followed.
Platinum Coast Cat Fanciers & Miami Florida Cat Fanciers will take reasonable care of cats and property, but will not be held liable for loss of property, damage, or accidents to cats or to exhibitors.
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