OCI's 10th Agility Competition:
No wild ancestry breeds allowed to enter agility, in accordance with the CFA show rules. All entries must be benched. There will be 10 obstacles, consisting of: 4 hurdles, 2 hoops, 2 tunnels, weave obstacle with 4 poles, and a set of stairs. Please bring your own special toys to prompt your cats through the course. Laser pens may be used, but must be confined to the agility arena. Exhibitors who enter other competitve classes may take practice runs, but in order to have their scores tallied for the prizes, they must pay the $10 entry fee. Rosettes for top 10 Agility Winners and top 3 Agility Handlers.
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. A $10.00 late fee will be charged if payment is not made, or postmarked, by February 2nd. There is a $25.00 fee for returned checks. Make checks payable to Oregon Cats Incorporated . All fees must be in U.S. funds and accompany entries. No refund for failure to bench. One benching request per exhibitor, please.
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.
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.
Local hotels which accept pets (some with a fee) - please call the hotel/motel directly for rates and any applicable fees:
Oxford Suites : 12226 N Jantzen, phone 1-800-545-7848 or 1-503-283-3030.
Portlander Inn : 10350 N Vancouver Way, phone 503-345-0300, or 1-800-523-1193
Days Inn - Portland North : 9930 N Whitaker Rd., phone 503-289-1800.
Best Western Inn At The Meadows : 1215 N Hayden Meadows Dr, phone 503-286-9600.
Red Lion Hotel on the River : 909 N Hayden Island Dr, phone 1-866-257-5990
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.
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.
Check-In and Judging:
Check-in will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 10:00 am on Saturday and 9:00 am on Sunday. Advertised show hours will be from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm on Saturday and from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm on Sunday, or until last final is finished. Exhibitors and their cats must stay in the show hall during the advertised show hours, unless they receive permission from show management.
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.