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Hawkeye State Cat Club Show
When: Feb. 8-9, 2014

Where: Palace Theater in Adventureland Park
305 34th Ave NW.
Altoona, IA
515-266-2121

Closing: Feb.4 - 10 p.m.

Limit: 225
Format: 6 AB. 2 SP - CH
7AB-1 SP - PR & KIT, 8 HHPs

Map to Show Hall

Entry Clerk:
Mary Jane Tesdall
PO Box 17206
Des Moines, IA 50317
Phone: 515-265-2745
Email: mjtesdall@mchsi.com
(Call before 11 p.m., please)

Entry Fees:
First Cat, HHP - $53
2nd Entry, HHP - $45
3rd Entry - $35
(Free 1/2 cage with 3rd entry)
Additional Entries - $25
Prov/Misc/AOV - $25
1/2 Cage, Double - $25
Double Sales Cage - $40
Grooming - $25
Substitutions - $5
End of Row - $15
Judges: 6 AB-2 SP - CH
7 AB-1 SP - PR and KIT
Saturday:
Pat Jacobberger - CH/PR -AB; KIT-SP
Gary Powell - CH/KIT-AB; PR-SP
Cathy Dinesen - PR/KIT-AB; CH-SP
Jim Dinesen - PR/KIT-AB; CH-SP
Sunday:
Paul Patton - AB
Brian Pearson - AB
Beverly Wood - AB
Kathy Calhoun - AB
SHOW HOURS:
Sat. Check-In: 7:30-8:30
Saturday - 9 a.m. - finals
Sunday - 9 a.m. - finals.
Advertised Hours: Sat: 10-5
Sunday: 9-3

Show Manager: Steve Brock
816 E Milwaukee Ave
Storm Lake, IA 50588,
712-299-0583
Email: steve@stormytown.com


HHPs: Household Pets will be judged in eight rings. See info below. Ass't Show Manager: Cheryl McConnell, 15203 Wildwood Dr., Clive, IA 50325, 515-249-0060
Email: vanircats@aol.com
Unofficial Show Count: See the unofficial Hawkeye State count at COUNTS.
Breed Summary

Vendor Information: Theresa Buehler, (Please No Calls after 9 p.m.), 515-490-4148. theresabuehler@midwestwheel.com

Show Secretary: Roseann Davis, 1010 Brobst St, Knoxville, IA 50138, 641-842-2472. (Please call before 10 p.m.) fluffernutter@iowatelecom.net

Fees: Make checks payable to Hawkeye State Cat Club. All fees must accompany entries. No fee wiill be returned for failure to bench. Entry Clerk will call collect to verify questionalble entries. All entries must be submitted on an official CFA entry form, printed or typed clearly. Online entry is available. If you have an email scanner, please add entry clerk's address. All checks must be drawn on US banks and in US funds. Only ONE benching request will be honored. Per show rule 11.08a faxed and email entries MUST be paid within ten days of receipt or prior to the start of the show, whichever is first.

Area Hotels: There is no show hotel.

Motel 6 – 4940 NE 14th St (Hwy 69)515-266-5456 (Adjacent to Red Roof), CFA Partner Program

Motel 6 – (formerly Country Inn Motel) 3225 Adventureland Dr W, Altoona. 515-967-5252, CFA Partner Program

Howard Johnson Express - Pet Deposit - 2701 Adventureland Dr, 515-967-4886, 800-446-4656

Sleep Inn & Suites - 5850 Morning Star Ct., Pleasant Hill, IA, 515-299-9922 - Pet deposit

La Quinta - 1390 NW 118th St, Des Moines, IA 50325, 515-221-9200 CFA Partner Program

Show Hall Info: Palace Theatre at Adventureland, 5091 NE 56th St., Altoona, IA, is a non-smoking, climate controlled show hall. A smoking area is provided. Adventureland will determine smoking area, as smoking is no longer permitted in public buildings in Iowa. If the management of Adventureland decides that no cars may be parked "in back", you may be asked to move your vehicle once it is unloaded. The show hall is handicapped assessible. Food will be provided.

Rules: All entries must be registered with CFA except kittens and Household Pets. HHPs must be over 8 months of age and spayed or neutered. DECLAWED cats are NOT eligible for entry.

All championship, premiership and registered kitten entries will be scored for CFA National and Regional awards. All entries must be registered with CFA except kittens and HHPs. No kittens under the age of four months will be allowed in the show hall. Ribbons and Rosettes will be offered in all rings as required and suggested by CFA Show Rules. CFA approved Permanent Flats will be used. The show is licensed by the Cat Fanciers' Association, Inc. All CFA Show Rules will be strictly enforced. To obtain a copy of the current Show Rules, send your request with $7 to CFA, 260 East Main Street, Allliance, OH 44601.

This is a NON-VETTED show. You are advised to have your entries inoculated by a licensed veterinarian against feline enteritis, feline rhinotracheitis, calici virus, rabies and be FeLV tested before entering. All claws of all entries must be clipped prior to benching. Litter and water will be provided. Please bring litter pans, water dishes and cat food. Single cage size is 21" x 21" x 21". Double cage size is 21" x 21" x 45". No more than one cat or two kittens may be benched in a single cage. Only cats entered in the show or for sale may be present in the show hall.

There is no transportation provided for fly-in exhibitors from the Des Moines airport.

Household Pets: HHPs will be judged in all 8 rings. Household Pet must be 4 months of age or older and spayed or neutered. Declawed cats are NOT eligible for entry. CFA Show Rule Article 1, 1.18f...Wild cats or wild cat-domestic cat hybrid crosses are not eligible for entry. Second show in the Winter HHP 2014 Trifecta. (See info below)

Winter 2014 HHP Trifecta: The Winter 2014 Household Pet Trifecta involves three MWR shows, spaced four weeks apart. The shows are:
Lucky Tomcat Club, St. Louis MO, January 11-12
Hawkeye State Cat Club, Altoona, IA, February 8-9
Mo-Kan Cat Club, Overland Park, KS, March 8.

The rules are simple. To qualify for the trifecta, HHPs must be exhibited at two of the three participating shows. Exhibiting at all three is encouraged, but is at the exhibitor’s discretion. Scores from all three shows will be totaled, with awards for the three highest scoring HHPs overall in the three participating shows. HHPs competing in the trifecta are not required to be recorded with CFA or enrolled in the MWR HHP award program. Cats must meet CFA Show rules pertaining to Household Pet cats.

Awards for the Winter 2014 HHP Trifecta will be presented to the three overall highest scoring HHP cats at the close of HHP judging Saturday, March 8, at Mo-Kan. The three overall highest scoring HHPs will receive rosettes, with a trophy for the highest scoring overall HHP. There will be other prizes, to be determined later.

Cages: Only ONE benching request will be honored. All Security cages require an extra 1/2 cage space. $25.00 1/2 cage fee applies. Wire benching cages will not be set up, but will be available for exhibitor use.

Catalog Ads: - Camera Ready Ads: Full Page, $25; Half Page, $15; Business Card, $5.

Liability: Reasonable care of cats and personal property will be taken, but neither the club, its members nor Adventureland will be liable for any loss or damage. There will be no night watchman on duty.

Driving Directions: TO GET TO THE BACK ENTRANCE(S) OF THE SHOW HALL,,TAKE THE SERVICE ENTRANCE ON 34TH AVE NW AT THE BASE OF THE ROLLER COASTER.

From the East – I-80.

Take first Des Moines Exit 142. Turn Left on Highway 65/69 –Hubbell Ave. You are now going SW. Go through major intersection. Turn left at next corner- 34th Ave. NW. (There is now a Stop Light - Same street. They just changed the name.) Service Entrance is on the Left hand side at base of the roller coaster. .

From West – I-80.

Take exit 141 Immediately exit on Hubbell Ave –Exit 83 Turn left on Hubbell (Highway 65/69). Turn Right on NE 56th Street. Service entrance is on the Left at the base of the Roller Coaster.

From North. I-35 to I-80. Follow West Directions

From South, I-35 to I-80. Follow West Directions. Or from I-35 take Exit 68 (Hwy 5) which connects w/ Hwy 65/69 This goes around the South side of Des Moines, Take Exit #83 – Hubbell Exit. Go through first stop light. Turn Right on Hubbell. Then Right on 34th Ave NW. Service entrance is at the base of the Roller Coaster.

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