Entry Info: It is the exhibitor’s responsibility to contact the Entry Clerk to confirm receipt of online/fax entries. Neither the Entry Clerk or Club will be responsible for entries lost due to communication errors. Please make checks payable to Sternwheel Cat Fanciers. Postdated checks will not be accepted. Full payment must accompany all mailed entries. All online entries must be paid in full within ten (10) days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first (cash, check or money orders accepted only). There is a $50 fee for any returned checks. Payments not received within two weeks after the show date, will incure an additional $50 late fee. No substitutions will be accepted after the closing date. No refunds made once your entry is received or for failure to bench. Exhibitors with odd numbered entries with ANY size security cage requires the purchase of an extra 1/2 cage.
Benching: At least one request per exhibitor is guaranteed, but efforts will be made to honor other requests to the best of our ability. Whenever possible, handicap requests will be benched at no extra charge to the exhibitor. Benching cage size is 22 x 22 x 22.
Show Hours: Check-in is 7:30 to 8:30 am. Advertised show hours are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Hotel Info: There is not an official show hotel, however a list of local accommodations will be sent along with confirmation.
Transportation: Exhibitors will be responsible for their own transportation from the airport and to the show hall.
Supplies: Food service for exhibitors will be available at the show. Litter will be provided. Please bring your own litter pans and cat food.
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.
Vetting: The show is non-vetted. It is strongly advised that all cats & kittens entered or present in the show hall should be inoculated against feline panleukopenia (formerly known as feline distemper or feline infectious enteritis), feline rhinotracheitis, calici virus, rabies, and should be tested for FeLV. ALL CLAWS of all entries must be clipped prior to benching.
Miscellaneous: Show management will take reasonable care of cats and carriers, but will not be responsible for losses or damages.
Link for Directions
CFA Entry Form (PDF)