Featuring Championship, Premiership, Kittens,
Veterans and Household Pets
Saturday, September 30, 2023
Cowlitz Regional Conference Center
1900 7th Avenue
Longview, WA 98632
Wendy Heidt – AB/HHP/Vets
Brian Moser – AB/HHP/Vets
Vicki Nye – AB/HHP/Vets
Neil Quigley – AB/HHP/Vets
Ed Yurchick – AB/HHP/Vets
John Webster – LH/SH/HHP/Vets
There will be a raffle,
and a cage decorating contest with
prizes for best and second best
decorated cages in our theme.
$60.00 – First Entry
$50.00 – Second Entry (same owner)
$40.00 – Third Entry (same owner)
$35.00 – Fourth and Additional Entries (same owner)
$40.00 – All HHPs and Veterans
$20.00 – AOV, Provisional, Miscellaneous
$15.00 – For Sale/Exhibition
$20.00 – Double Cage / Grooming Space
$30.00 – Vendor Space
$30.00 – Returned check charge
** Free ½ cage with 3rd OR 5th entry (same owner)
** Free groom space with 4th OR 6th entry (same owner)
** Special Newbee package – for your first CFA show, free double cage with entry, 10 free raffle tickets, and special benching with mentor or other helpful exhibitor **
9/25/2023 at 9pm Pacific Time, or when 225 entry limit reached.
Covid recommendations will be followed according to the rules in place at the time of the show.
Spectators allowed as the law allows at the time of the show.
All entries must be submitted on an official CFA entry form (or a reasonable facsimile), printed or typed legibly. Please make all checks payable to Seattle Cat Club in U.S. funds. A collect call from the entry clerk, may be made to clarify any questions about your entry. All fees must accompany entries according to CFA rules, and no fee will be returned for failure for bench. Email entry fees must be received within 10 days or at check-in, whichever occurs first. No entries except kittens, HHPs, or For Sales will be accepted without a CFA registration number. Seattle CC and Grandview CF reserve the right to substitute judges if necessary. According to CFA Show Rule 10.24, Bengals must produce a valid CFA individual or litter registration for the cat or kitten to be allowed in the show hall. ** Contact the entry clerk regarding TRNs **
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, and must be accompanied by a regular entry.
The Cowlitz Regional Conference Center is located west of Interstate 5, exit 39, and just south of Washington Street in Longview. The entrance to the parking lot is off of Washington Street or 7th Avenue SW. Exhibitor parking is free. Emergency phone is 360-577-3121.
This building is a single-level, handicapped-accessible facility, and has no air-conditioning. By state law, there is NO smoking allowed inside the building or in the restrooms, but exhibitors may step outside the front doors to smoke. People food will be available on the premises. Grand parties are welcome!
There is no official motel for our show, but according to www.bringfido.com, there are several motels that allow pets within 15 miles of the showhall, but please check with your choice for their current pet policy.
Single cage size is 21″ x 21″ x 21″. Double cage size is 45″ x 21″ x 21″. Ordering a double cage will add 1/2 a cage to your entry. 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; $20.00 double cage fee applies. If you want a grooming area, please buy a groom space.
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 ordered from CFA. All cats, kittens, and HHPs whose numbers are printed in the catalog or written in ink in the Master Clerk’s catalog will be scored for Regional and National awards in accordance with the CFA Show Rules. 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 8:00am to 8:45am Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 9:00 am – advertised show hours will be from 9:00am – 5:00pm. Exhibitors and their cats must stay in the show hall during the advertised show hours, unless they receive permission from show management. Our show hall is approximately 45 minutes from the Portland Airport, so please make flight arrangements accordingly. We’re very sorry, but at this time, we have no club-provided transportation available from the Portland airport or motels.
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.
Vendor setup is Friday, September 23, from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. Contact Maureen Clark, 4387 Rose Valley Rd, Kelso ,WA, 98626; phone (360) 270-3278 before 9:00 pm; email firstname.lastname@example.org for a contract and information. Booth space is $30 for a 10′ x 10′ space which includes one table and two chairs; extra tables are $10 each.