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 Puget Sound Cat Club. All fees must be in U.S. funds and accompany entries. No refund for failure to bench. One benching request per exhibitor, please.
The entry clerk is prohibited from accepting Championship or Premiership entries (unless the entry is for a Novice) without a registration number. Provisional (kittens or adults) and AOV entries (kittens or adults) must have a registration number. Please make contact with the entry clerk if requesting a Temporary Registration Number for a Championship or Premiership entry.
*Show Rule 2.19E: The MISCELLANEOUS (non-Competitive) CLASS is for any registered cat or registered kitten of a breed not accepted for Provisional Breed Competition. Miscellaneous class entries are examined by judges; however, no awards will be made in the class.
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.
Show Hall :
In compliance with Washington State Law there is NO SMOKING in the show hall. Smoking in designated areas only. Free parking. People food will be available at the concession stand in the lobby, or there are several fast food restaurants within a short distance.
Overnight Parking :
Overnight RV facilities are available. Call the center for details, 360-577-3121. Cost is $16.22 per night, payable to the club with your entries.
There is no designated show hotel. Local hotels which accept pets (some with a fee) - please call the hotel/motel directly for rates and any applicable fees:
Kelso Red Lion Inn, 510 Kelso Drive, Kelso, WA, 360-636-4400
Guest House Inn & Suites, Three Rivers Drive, Kelso, WA, 360-414-5953
Super 8 Motel, 250 Kelso Diver, Kelso, WA, 360-423-8880
Motel 6, 106 N Minor Road (I-5 at exti #39), Kelso, WA, 360-425-3229
Quality Inn , 723 7th Ave, Longview, WA, 360-414-1000
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. The
club is requesting that no grooming spaces be placed in the aisles. A limited number of single cages are available.
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 a.m. - 5:00 p.m on Saturday, 9:00 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. One benching request per exhibitor will be honored whenever possible. No benching changes are permitted without the permission of the show manager.
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.