Clerk: Christian Cherau
after 9 PM EST please
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Make checks or money orders payable to Cats
On The Beach, mail your Entry Form, Summary Sheet and Payment to:
COTB Entry Clerk
19 Richmond Avenue
Barrington, RI 02806
All payments must be remitted within ten (10) days after entering the show. Any
entry monies owed to Cats on the Beach at time of check-in must be paid in cash
or money order. No checks will be accepted at check-in. EXACT CHANGE is
appreciated and will expedite the check-in process.
Club Treasurer: Sue Cherau
Crown Plaza - The Verve Hotel:
1360 Worcester St, Natick, MA 01760 (508) 653-8800. Room rate:
$99.00 per night. Pet fee waived for our block. Free
Internet & parking. Free shuttle to and from Logan Express -
Framingham. Mention "The International Cat Association (TICA)" when
booking. Keep litter pans in bathroom whole males in Sturdi cages,
please. TICA's Hotel Policy will be enforced.
Located 2.2 miles/ 6 minutes
from show hall
There are quite a few other hotels in the area that allow pets. Use
Orbitz to search or email us if you need help finding one.
Boston Logan International Airport (BOS).
flying in, consider taking the Logan Express Bus from Logan
Airport to Framingham, Mass. A round-trip ticket is $22. The
Framingham stop is located less than 1 mile from the show hotel.
For more information on Logan Express, visit the website:
http://www.massport.com/logan-airport/framingham/ Free shuttle
to and from Logan Express - Framingham. The club will try to
help with transportation but if you chose to walk from the bus
stop to the hotel, it will take 10-15 minutes or, you can call
the JFK Taxi Service at 508-653-4500
Litter will be provided in the show hall. Please bring
your own litter trays. No cat food will be provided.
Check-In: Check in is from 7:30 am
- 8:30 am each day. Judging is scheduled to begin at 9 am.
Please complete the summary sheet and submit it with
entries and fees. Fee totals must accompany forms. Cats on the
Beach will not issue any refunds. There is a $15 per cat substitution
fee. A fee of $40.00 plus any bank fees will be charged on all
checks returned for any reason. Any entry monies owed to Cats on
the Beach Cat Club at time of check-in must be paid in cash or money
order and will include an additional fee of $25.00. The only
exception to this rule will be on late entries. No checks will be
accepted at check-in.
Cages: Cages are 22”x22”x22” for a
single cage and 22”x44”x22” for a double. The top, sides and back
MUST be covered. Exhibitors wishing end of aisle – Please be aware
that you may not place your grooming tables, coolers, etc. at the
end of aisle due to traffic flow.
Kittens entered for competition must be at least four months old
on the first day of the show. Kittens for sale must be at least
three months old on the first day of the show. A TICA litter
registration and proof of vaccinations must be available upon
request of the show management.
For Sale or Adoption: Sales and
adoption spaces will be available on a limited basis to exhibitors
who are entered in the show. Cost per 24" square space will be
$30.00. No more than one cat or two kittens per single space.
Kittens for sale or adoption must be 3 months old in order to enter
the show hall. No kittens or cats may be confined to carriers,
either displayed or under the table.
All exhibitors will have assigned benching. Benching
requests must be clearly indicated on the summary sheets, and we
will try to accommodate all requests. Otherwise we will try to
bench by breed. No one may change their benching without permission
of Show Management. Show hours are 9am - 4pm each day. No one may
leave before the advertised show hours without permission from Show
This is a non-vetted cat show. It is recommended that
all entries be up to date on all immunizations. Massachusetts
requires that all cats over 12 weeks of age must be vaccinated for
rabies. You must be able to produce a rabies certificate and
proof of vaccinations for all
entries and cats for sale. Any cats showing evidence of fungus, ear
mites, fleas, or a contagious disease will be removed from the show
hall as well as any other cats from the same household, and all wins
will be forfeited. A Veterinarian will be on call to examine any
such animals at the owner’s expense. HHP adults must be neutered.
All claws, front and back, on all entries must be clipped prior to
Registration: Pedigreed cats and
household pets may be shown in TICA with a pending registration
number. Points may be claimed after the registration number is
assigned, but only for the first show where the cat didn’t have a
registration number in the catalogue. Subsequent shows without a
registration number will not be scored. All Korats (kittens, cats,
alters) must be TICA registered to be shown.
Show Rules: This show is sanctioned
by The International Cat Association and is subject to their Show
Rules and Breed Standards (available from the TICA Executive Office,
P.O.Box 2684, Harlingen, TX 78551). By entering, all exhibitors
agree to abide by the decisions of the Show Committee and Judges.
Cats on the Beach Cat Club, TICA, all hotels used by exhibitors, the
town of Framingham, and the National Guard Armory will be held
harmless for any damages, claims, losses, etc. of/to the exhibitor
and his/her entries.
Awards: A Rosette will be provided
to each cat entered and awards will be provided to all cats pacing
in a final.
Clerks & Stewards:
Please mark your
summary sheet or email us if you are interested in clerking or
stewarding. Clerks will receive $35.00 per day and stewards will be
paid $20.00 per day. Free lunch will also be provided to our clerks
and stewards. Fees will be paid at the close of the show on
Sunday. Please do not deduct clerking fees from your entry fee.
Full page $50.00, Half Page $30.00, quarter page $15.00, Business
card $5.00. Catalog size is 81/2 X 11”. Ad must be
camera ready. Please send copy and remittance to entry clerk
by April 17, 2015.
We welcome you to the Cats on the Beach Show! Please indicate on
the summary sheet that this is your first show. You will be sent a
flyer detailing information that you will need to know. You may
also request to be benched with an experienced exhibitor if you so
desire. For more information on how to register your cat(s) and/or
kitten(s), contact the TICA Executive Office at (956) 428-8046.