SHOW HOTEL:The Inn At Reading, 1040 North Park Rd, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610,
Tel: (610) 372-7811
The show hotel rate is $89.00 plus taxes and a $30 REFUNDABLE pet deposit.
Lehigh Valley Cat Club has elected to use the Hotel Room Inspection Procedures for exhibitors/vendors
who lodge at The Inn At Reading using the club's booking. Entry in this show, and lodging at
The Inn At Reading using the club's booking, shall constitute acknowledgement by consent of the exhibitor
to these procedures.
AIRPORT AND TRANSPORTATION TO HOTEL:
Allentown (ABE) or Philadelphia (PHL) are the closest airport options.
Transportation to/from the airport will need to be arranged using a rental car.
Please make appropriate arrangements.
CHECK-IN: Check in will be from 2:00 - 3:00 PM on Friday and 8:00 - 9:00 AM on Saturday. Judging will begin
Promptly at 3:00 PM on Friday and 9:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday.
Published show hours are from 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM Friday and 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM on Saturday and 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sunday.
No cats may remain in the show hall overnight.
CAGES AND SUPPLIES: Benching cages of standard sizes (approximately 22” X 22” x 22”)
will be provided for each entry. Two (2) kittens or one (1) cat are permitted in a single cage.
All cages must be covered on the top and three sides. Please bring your own litter pans, food and dishes.
Litter will be supplied but may be in short supply. People food will be available in the show hall and hotel.
Please inform us if you will be using your own security cage (please mark on summary sheet).
HOUSEHOLD PETS: Household pet kittens (ages 4 - 7 months) and adults (8 months and older)
may be entered. All adult HHP entries must be altered (spay or neutered).
If you are unsure of the proper color class for your pet, include a full description or a photo
(photo will be returned with confirmation.)
KITTENS: 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.
TICA litter registration must be available upon request of show management.
SHOW RULES: By entering, all exhibitors agree to abide by the decisions of the judges
and the show committee and the TICA show rules. Official show rules may be obtained from
TICA, P.O. Box 2964, Harlingen, Texas 78551, (956) 428-8046 or visit the website:
THIS IS A NON-VETTED SHOW: All cats/kittens entering the show hall should be inoculated against
Panleukopenia, Rhinotracheitis, Rabies and Calici virus and tested negative for Feline Leukemia.
Please clip claws (front and back) prior to benching. Any cat/kitten showing signs of contagious illness,
ear mites, fleas or fungus will be removed from the show hall, as well as any other cats/kittens
exhibiting from the same household. Any cat which is obviously pregnant or lactating will be disqualified.
SUMMARY SHEET: Please complete the summary sheet and return with entries and fees.
Fee totals must accompany entry forms. NO REFUNDS. We will call collect if significant questions arise
regarding your entries. A fee of $25.00 plus any bank fees will be charged on all checks returned
for any reason.
CLERKS AND STEWARDS: Please mark your summary sheet if you are interested in clerking.
We need clerks and stewards. Clerks will be paid $35 per day and stewards will be paid $20 per day.
Lunch will also be provided. Please do not deduct clerking fees from your entry fee.
HOLD HARMLESS POLICY: By entering this show, the exhibitor named on the entry form/summary sheet
holds harmless Lehigh Valley Cat Club, The International Cat Association (TICA), The Riveredge and The Inn At Reading
of any damages, claims, or theft as a result of any action/conduct related to the operations of this show.
The opinions expressed in publication are those of its authors alone and do not reflect the views of
The International Cat Association (TICA). The use of its logo in no way implies approval by
The International Cat Association (TICA).