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Exhibitor Ring Sunday judged by Laurie Patton
Hall: Solomon Calhoun Community Center, 1300
Duval St., St. Augustine, FL 32084. Phone (904)
209-0395. This is a climate-controlled facility
and is completely ADA compliant. Breakfast &
lunch will be available on site.
Hotel: Quality Inn, 2625 State Road 207, Elkton,
FL 32033. Exit 311 @ I 95. Phone (904) 829-3435.
Special Cat Show Rate is $95.00 plus tax per night,
no additional pet fee. When making reservations,
please call the hotel directly. Ask for the "Ancient
City Cat Club Rate". Definite clut off date
is February 9, 2018.
make every effort to leave your room in the condition
it was found, if not better. Be sure to confine
spraying males (and females!) and clean up after
yourself and your cats. TICA Hotel Room Inspection
Procedures will be enforced and can be viewed at
Entry in this show, and lodging at the show hotel,
shall constitute an acknowledgment by and consent
of the exhibitor to these procedures.
Directions from Show Hotel to Show Hall can
be found here.
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Closest airport is Jacksonville International Airport,
Hours: Check-in will be from 7:30 to 8:30 AM
Saturday. Judging will begin promptly at 9:00 AM
on Saturday and Sunday. Advertised show hours for
the Public will be 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM both days.
All cats must remain in the show hall during advertised
hours unless permission to leave is given by the
Show Manager. No cats may be left in the show hall
Rules: TICA show rules will be strictly enforced.
By entering, exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions
of the judges and show committee. Official show
rules, registration information and forms may be
obtained from TICA,
P.O. Box 2684, Harlingen, TX 78551 or viewed on
their website at www.tica.org.
By entering the show, you agree to pay all fees
whether you attend the show or not. Entry fees are
NOT refundable or transferable. We accept checks,
money orders, bank cashier's checks, or PayPal.
No payments will be accepted at the door without
written authorization from the entry clerk and must
be in cash. The club reserves the right to require
payment in cash or money order. Entries belonging
to exhibitors on TICAs Temporary or Permanent
Suspension lists will not be accepted. Ancient City
Cat club will pursue any debt owed us to the extent
of TICA show rules and Florida law. A $50 charge
plus related bank fees will be assessed for any
check returned as not payable for any reason.
PayPal account is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Checks or money orders should be made payable to
Ancient City Cat Club and mailed to:
City Cat Club
Squaw Valley Drive
With the exception of cats competing in
the Preliminary New Breed, Advanced New Breed, and
New Traits classes, registration with TICA is not
necessary to compete in the cat's first show. However,
to be scored for TICA titles and Regional / International
awards, all cats (other than household pet kittens)
must be registered by their second show. Please
contact TICA for
registration forms and information (TICA, P. O.
Box 2684, Harlingen, TX 78551).
is a non-vetted show. Any cat showing signs of illness,
parasites or fungus will be escorted from the show
hall, along with any cats owned, housed or agented
by the same exhibitor. All entries should be vaccinated
against feline viral rhinotracheitis, calici and
distemper (panleukopenia) at least two (2) weeks
prior to the show, and should test negative for
feline leukemia and FIV ("feline AIDS").
Any feline from a house or cattery where there has
been fungus or any infectious or contagious illness
within twenty-one (21) days prior to the opening
day of the show is ineligible for entry. An obviously
pregnant or lactating cat will be disqualified.
TICA show rules require all claws, front and back,
be clipped prior to judging. All entries should
also have a current rabies vaccination. Florida
law requires any animal over the age of four (4)
months to be vaccinated against rabies within the
last twelve (12) months (be prepared to show proof).
These measure approximately 22 inches x 22 inches
x 44 inches.
Sale: Sales cages will be available to exhibitors
ONLY and must be owned by the same / paid exhibitor.
Kittens must be three (3) calendar months of age.
Proof of age must be provided on request. Any person
disregarding these rules will be asked to leave
the show. Florida requires health certificates accompany
any animal sold in the state. Please familiarize
yourself with applicable Florida statutes. Health
Certificates could be checked. Ancient City accepts
no responsibility for kittens / cats sold in the
All kittens entered for competition must
be at least four (4) and less than eight (8)
calendar months old on the day of the show.
No kitten under three (3) months of age will
be allowed in the show hall (be prepared to
show proof of age). Kittens may be spayed or
Pets: Household pets are very welcome at this
show! Declawed Household Pets are OK at TICA shows.
This is due to the number of HHPs that are rescue
cats and may have already been declawed at the time
of rescue. Household pets eight (8) months of age
and older MUST be spayed or neutered. If you are
not sure of the proper division or color of your
cat, check out http://www.seregiontica.org/Colors/intro.htm
or send the entry clerk a color photo of your entry.
Photo will be returned at check in.
Cat litter will be available, but please bring
your own litter pan and food and water dishes!
All exhibitors must check in at the door prior to
benching. One (1) adult or two (2) kittens are allowed
per single cage space. Each entry will be provided
one (1) cage space unless free space is included
in the entry fee. A single cage space measures approximately
22" X 22" X 22". A double cage space measures 22
by 44 x 22, approximately. All cages
must be covered on three sides. For the cats
comfort, we recommend that you provide a rug and
a top cover. All cats and kittens in the show hall
must have an assigned cage and no cats may be confined
to carriers, either displayed or under cages during
show hours. Any person disregarding this rule will
be required to leave the show hall. If you have
an odd number of entries, you must pay for
an even number of single benching spaces.
Special benching requests will be honored to the
best of our ability. One benching request per exhibitor.
Are indispensable! TICA certified clerks will be
paid $35 per day clerked, plus lunch, soft drinks,
and a marked catalog, not to mention our undying
gratitude! Requests for specific judges will be
honored to the extent possible on a first come,
first served basis and are subject to change. Currently
licensed TICA clerks will be given preference. Trainees
and assistants are always welcome. Clerks and trainees
will be given preferential benching if we know in
advance that you will be clerking! Please indicate
on the summary sheet if you wish to clerk. Clerks
may not deduct anticipated clerk payment from entry
If you or your child is interested in being a steward,
please indicate that on the summary sheet. Stewards
will be paid $20 per ring plus lunch. Please do
not deduct anticipated steward payment from entry
Plaques will be awarded in accordance with TICA
show rules. If you wish to sponsor any special awards,
please contact the show
Sponsorships: Ring sponsorships are $25 each
or you can sponsor all the rings for $125.00. Judges
may have multiple sponsorships.
Rates: Catalog: Full Page: $50.00, ½
Page: $35.00, ¼ Page: $20.00, business card:
$5.00, Special Full page TICA show flyer ad: $10.00.
Advertisers should contact Liz
Ancient City Cat Club, Quality Inn, and / or
the Solomon Calhoun Community Center may NOT
be held liable for loss, theft, or damage to
animals, personal property, exhibitors, or their