Emerald Cat Club Presents

"Nightmare Before Catmas"


A CFA All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show

Featuring Championship, Premiership, Kittens,
Veterans and Household Pets

Saturday and Sunday, October 21-22, 2023

Clark County Event Center, Exhibition Hall B
17402 Delfel Rd
Ridgefield, WA  98642

Our Judges

Brian Moser – AB/HHP/Vet
Nancy Dodds – AB/HHP/Vet
Wendy Heidt- LH/SH/HHP/Vet
Neil Quigley – LH/SH/HHP/Vet

Diana Rothermel – AB/HHP/Vet
Annette Wilson – AB/HHP/Vet
Mary Auth – AB/HHP/Vet
Dennis Ganoe – AB/HHP/Vet

Entry Fees

* $65.00 – First Entry
* $55.00 – Second Entry (same owner)
* $45.00 – Third Entry (same owner)
* $40.00 – Fourth and Additional Entries
$20.00 – Misc/Provisional/AOV
$20.00 – Exhibition
$20.00 – For sale, with competitive entry
$20.00 – Double Cage (extra 1/2 cage space)
$25.00 – Grooming Space
$10.00 – Wire Cage Fee (per cage)

* Early Bird Entries: $5.00 off above entry fees.  Payment for Early Bird entries must be made within 5 days of confirmation.  Early bird closes Monday, September 4, 2023.   We accept PayPal – send payments to cats@kelloggscattery.com

Cat Costume Contest both days. 
Cage Decorating Contest.

Closing date – 10/16/2023 at 8:59pm Pacific Time,
or when 225 entry limit reached.

Show Photographer: Chanan

Entry Clerk

Carly Kellogg
20801 SE 226th Street
Maple Valley, WA 98038
Phone: (425) 358-1538

E-mail: catshowentries@outlook.com

Paypal to cats@kelloggscattery.com


Show Manager

Pam Moser
Phone: (503) 806-2422 – no calls after 9pm Pacific, please
E-mail: Bp.moser@comcast.net

Show Hall: Ridgefield Event Center is an accessible, non-smoking facility. It is approximately 25 minutes from the Portland International Airport (PDX). The show hall has heat and air conditioning. NOTE: Ridgefield Event Center charges $6.00/ Day for parking.

Show Rules: The show will be conducted in accordance with current CFA show rules. These may be downloaded for free online at https://cfa.org/cfa-manuals/, or purchased online at http://catalog.cfa.org/pubs.html#showrules or send $7.00 plus $2.00 postage from CFA, 260 East Main Street, Alliance, OH 44601.

All entries in Championship (except Novice), Premiership (except Novice), registered Kittens, recorded Household Pets, and registered cats competing as Household Pets with a Household Pet color class prefix will be scored for CFA awards. Owners of novices can contact the entry clerk for a TRN (temporary registration number). Rosettes and Ribbons will be awarded according to CFA show rules. No kitten under the age of four months will be allowed in the show hall. Blue slips may be required for proof of age.

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. All Bengals in the show hall must be CFA registered or registerable (5 generation pedigree with no wild blood). A TRN can only be issued if the parents are CFA registered. Show Rule 2.19E

Entries: All entries (including for sale or exhibition) must be submitted ON-LINE via the main CFA.org entry portal at https://entries.cfa.org/onlineEntry.php
Instructions for filling out the on-line entry form can be viewed at https://cfa.org/entering-a-show/
Entry clerk may call or email if any clarification is needed. There is a $25.00 fee for returned checks. Make checks payable to Emerald Cat Club. All fees must be in U.S. funds. No refund for failure to bench. One benching request per exhibitor. Entry fees include mandatory CFA surcharge. Paypal payments to EmeraldCatClub@gmail.com Credit card payments are available at the door.

For Sale/Exhibition Entries: All entries, including for sale or exhibition entries must be submitted ON-LINE via the main CFA.org entry portal at https://entries.cfa.org/onlineEntry.php Kittens must be at least 4 calendar months of age or older and comply with all other CFA show rules.

Household Pets: Household Pets/Companion Cats All household pet entries 8 months of age or older must be spayed or neutered. Wild cats or wild cat-domestic Hybrid crosses are not eligible for entry. They must NOT be declawed. details can be viewed at: https://cfa.org/showing-household-pets/ 

Health: 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. Declawed cats are not eligible for entry. No kittens under 4 months of age will be allowed in the show hall.

Cage Size: Single cage space is 21″ x 21″ x 21″. Double cage space is 45″ x 21″ x 21″. No more than one cat or two kittens may be benched in a single cage. You may purchase a double cage space for a single entry for $20.00. No Grooming tables may be placed in the aisles. Please bring your own benching cage. A limited supply of wire cages can be reserved for $10.00/cage.

Awards: Ribbons and rosettes will be awarded per CFA Show Rules.

Check-In and Judging: Check-in will be from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 9 a.m. on Sat.and 8:30 a.m. on Sun. Advertised show hours will be from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. 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. People food will be available from the concession stand. No outside food is allowed by this facility.

COVID 19: This show will comply with all CFA Mandatory Covid 19 Requirements. Including local, County, State, National and Event facility regulations. There will be vendors and spectators at this show. Regulations and requirements are subject to change.