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 Call Of The Wild 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. All entries, including exhibition only and for sale, must be entered on an official CFA entry form or facsimile. Each For Sale or Exhibition Only entry must be accompanied by a competitive entry.
This is a non-vetted show, however any entry found with fleas, ear mites, fungus or any signs of illness will not be admitted, or will be removed from the show hall. Exhibitors are advised that all entries should be inoculated by a licensed veterinarian against Feline Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Calici Virus, and Rabies, and tested and found negative for FeLV before entry. All claws must be clipped prior to benching. Declawed cats are not eligible for entry. All adult household pet entries over eight months of age must be neutered or spayed. No kitten under 4 months of age will be allowed in the show hall. No entry will be permitted to remain in the show hall overnight.
For Sale/Exhibition Cage Rules:
Kittens must be at least 4 calendar months of age or older, and comply with all other CFA show rules. For sale or exhibition entries must be on a signed, official CFA entry form or a facsimile.
We do not have an official show hotel this year - Santa Rosa and Rohnert Park have motels that will accept cats.
The show hall is the Grace Pavillion at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, at 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa, CA. Very large and heated, plenty of room for wide aisles and a warm comfortable show. There will be people food available in the show hall. This is a NO-smoking show hall. Although normal precautions will be taken, Call of the Wild and the Sonoma County Fairgrounds will not be liable for damage, loss of personal property, or personal injury.
From Highway 101 (North or South), Exit Highway 12 - Sebastopol/Sonoma off ramp. Take Highway 12 East towards Sonoma. Exit Highway 12 at South E Street/Downtown (the first exit you come to), and continue straight. This is Bennett Valley Road. The Show Hall is the big pinkish building with the blue front, on the right.
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; $25.00 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 plus $2.00 shipping from CFA, 260 East 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.
Supplies and Miscellaneous:
Cat litter will be provided by the club at the show hall. Please bring your own litter boxes, cat food and dishes.
Check-In and Judging:
Check-in will be from 7:00 to 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 9:00 am on Saturday and 9:00am on Sunday. Advertised show hours will be from 9:00am - 5:00pm on Saturday and Sunday. Exhibitors and their cats must stay in the show hall during the advertised show hours, unless they receive permission from show management.