Entries: Entries must be typed or printed legibly, signed and submitted on an official CFA entry form or acceptable copy. Email Entries must include all information normally on the Official entry form. Entries from the online entry form are equivalent to Official entry forms. Entry clerk will call COLLECT if any questions arise concerning your entry. A $35 check fee will be charged on all returned checks. Paid entries will be entered before Fax, Email, or Online entries on a daily basis. No refunds for failure to bench.
Hours: Check-In on Saturday 7:30 – 8:30am. Judging hours are 9:00am - 5:00pm Sat. Doors will be open to the public 9:00am – 4:00pm Sat.
Show Hall: The Showplace Annex, 3002 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Richmond, VA. The Show Hall is both heated and air-conditioned. This is a Non-Smoking facility. Parking is free for exhibitors and spectators. Showplace phone number is 804-225-8877.
Vendors: Contact Tim Fowler Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 202 543-2733
Show Hotel: There is no official show hotel, however the following hotels are close to the show. Clarion Hotel 5203 Williamsburg Road, Sandston VA 23150 Phone: 804 222 6450. The Clarion has a shuttle from the airport. Red Roof Inn Richmond Airport 5209 Williamsburg Road (I-64 at South Airport Dive, Exit #197-A) Sandston, VA 23150 804-440-5770.
Supplies: Clay litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter pans, cat food, and water/food dishes.
Health: This is a non-vetted show. Southern Dixie strongly recommends testing for FeLV/FIV. Cats must be free of fungus, fleas, ear/body mites and contagious diseases. Exhibitors in violation will be asked to leave the show hall.
General: CFA Show rules will be strictly enforced. Show rules may be obtained for $5 from CFA PO Box 1005 Manasquan, NJ 08736. All cats/kittens must have all claws clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for competition. All Championship, Premiership & registered Kitten entries will be scored for CFA National/Regional Awards. Registration number of cats must be printed in the catalog; registration numbers for kittens can be submitted at the show to the master clerk. It is the exhibitor's responsibility to check entry confirmation and notify Entry Clerk of any errors.
Household Pets: HHPs will be judged in all 6 rings. Adult cats (8 month or older) must be altered. Kittens must be at least 4 months of age. Household pets are not eligible for competition if they have been de-clawed. All cats must be entered prior to closing.
Benching: All benching will be by exhibitor and no changes in assignment will be allowed without permission of the Show Manager. Cages are 22"W x 22"H x 22"D. Benching requests made at the time of entry will be honored whenever possible.
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