All entries (including for sale or exhibition) must be on a signed, official CFA entry form or an exact copy. Entry clerk will call collect, if information is incomplete or illegible. There is a $25.00 fee for returned checks. Make checks payable to Utah Cat Fanciers. All fees must be in U.S. funds and accompany entries. No refund for failure to bench. One benching request per exhibitor, please.
If entries are e mailed, funds must be received by the entry clerk within 10 days or immediately prior to the start of the show, whichever is earlier. Early bird entries must be paid for by the early bird date to receive the discount. Unpaid fees will be treated as returned checks as per CFA who rules and will be seriously pursued. No refunds will be given for failure to bench. Returned checks will incur an additional charge of $25.00. Unpaid fees will also be charged a collection fee of $50.00 if not paid within 2 weeks after the show concludes.
This is a non-vetted show. We ask that all cats and kittens be current on all vaccinations (FVRCP, FeLV, etc.). Under current CFA show rules, show management reserves the right to have any cat showing signs of illness, disease or parasites removed from the show hall, in order to protect other cats in the show. All claws must be clipped prior to benching. De-clawed cats are not eligible for entry. All household pet entries over 8 months of age must be spayed or neutered. No kittens under 4 months of age will be allowed in the show hall. 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, calici viruses and rabies. It is also strongly recommended that cats and kittens be tested and found negative for FeLV before entry.
For Sale/Exhibition Cage Rules:
All For Sale Only cats and kittens must be entered as an Exhibition Entry, must accompany other regular entries and must be listed in the catalog. All For Sale kittens must be at least four months of age. The club reserves the right to request a CFA blue slip or veterinary proof of age.
Show Hall :
The Promontory Building is air-conditioned/heated depending on the weather and is handicapped accessible. The show hall is located at 155 North 1000 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84116. Check the web site of the Utah State Fairpark for driving directions. This is a NON SMOKING facility and alcoholic beverages are not permitted by the Fairpark administration. Parking is not free and is further west than previously, closer to the grandstand. Emergency Contact number in the show hall is 801 971-4636 (Gary 's Cell).
We do not have an official show hotel, but here are some hotels in the area:
Residence Inn SLC Airport, 4883 W. Douglas Corrigan Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84116, 801-532-4101. Breakfast/Airport Shuttle.
LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 4905 W Wiley Post Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84116, 801 366-444, see LQ.com for rates
Single cage size is 21" x 21" x 21". Double cage size is 45" x 21" x 21". No more than one cat or two kittens may be benched in a single cage. All cages must have curtains covering the back, sides and top in addition to a rug or mat on the floor of the cage. All Security cages require a double cage space; $15.00 double cage fee applies.
Ribbons and rosettes will be awarded for all wins in accordance with CFA Show Rules General Information: This show will be conducted in accordance with current CFA Show Rules. A copy of the CFA Show Rules may be obtained for $5.00 from CFA, 260 E Main Street, Alliance, OH 44601. All Championship, Premiership, and registered Kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional awards. Registration numbers must be printed in the catalog. It is the exhibitor's responsibility to check the entry confirmation and notify the entry clerk of any errors before the closing date.
Check-In and Judging:
Check-in will be from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 9:00 am on Saturday and 8:30 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours will be from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m on Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday. Show management does not allow early departures from the show, so make flight arrangements with this in mind.
Supplies and Miscellaneous:
Litter will be provided. Cat food will be provided as donated. Please bring your own food and water dishes, and your own litter pan.