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     GEORGIA STATE RABBIT & CAVY ASSOCIATION

                                              Rabbit Show
                                     in the Georgia Building
                               Georgia National Fair, Perry, GA

                          DOUBLE Open, DOUBLE Youth Show

                                   Saturday, February 15, 2014


Judges: 
Tanner Biggs, Jamie Green, Josh Humphries, Danny Long, Rusty Westhoff


OPEN AND YOUTH BREEDS SANCTIONED:


TBA

Velveteen Lops are Welcome. Bring a working standard.

Breeds with 15 or more entries in each show will be sanctioned for October, 2014.

All breeds may be shown regardless of being sanctioned or not.  Only sanctioned breeds with 10 or more in a breed will receive awards.


CALL-IN or MAIL-IN or E-MAIL Entry Show

**** PLEASE TAKE SPECIAL NOTE OF SHOW RULE #9 ****

Show Secretary and Rabbit Entry Taker: 
Karin Humfleet, kjhumfleet@gmail.com

Sable Specialty Entry Taker: Karin Humfleet, kjhumfleet@gmail.com

Show Superintendent:  Phil Humfleet

If you email your entry, PLEASE BE SURE THAT YOU RECEIVE A CONFIRMATION BY EMAIL NO LATER THAN THURSDAY, February 13, BY NOON, or we most likely didn't receive your entry.

Email entries:   Please make certain to include each exhibitor's name,address, and phone number.   Please also state clearly which shows you want each rabbit entered in.

FEE SCHEDULE:

Open and Youth entries - received no later than 10 p.m., Wed, Feb 12, 2014 -                  $3.50

Open and Youth entries - received after 10 p.m., Wed, Feb 12, 2014 -                              $5.00

All Rabbit and Cavy entries must be received by 10 p.m. on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. 



AWARDS:
Open and Youth Show 1 -
     BOB, BOS, BIS, and RIS - Rosettes

Open and Youth Show 2 -
     BOB, BOS, BIS, and RIS - Paybacks

                                          


RABBIT EQUIPMENT VENDOR:
Trammell Trail Treasures, nstrammell@bellsouth.net



LUNCH - The Fairgrounds will have a lunch cart set up in our building which will serve hot dogs, BBQ, nachos, chips, drinks, and possibly other choices.

REGISTRAR  - There will be at a registrar available to register your rabbits.  Bring pedigrees, current ARBA membership card, and $6.00 per rabbit if you want your animals registered. 

EMERGENCY PHONE  -  In case of emergency, Phil and Karin Humfleet will have their cell phones at the show.   (423) 488-3158, Phil - (706) 639-7379, Karin

MOTELS -

Travelodge, I-75 exit 135, Perry, Georgia – 478-987-7355

Relax Inn, I-75 exit 135, Perry Georgia – 478-987-3200

Scottish Inn, I-75 exit 135, Perry, Georgia – 478-987-3622

 

The show room will be open from 3 p.m. till 9:00 p.m. on Friday and will re-open at 7:00 a.m. EST Saturday, February 15.  You can check in on Friday or after 7:00 a.m. on Saturday morning.


NO PART OF THIS CATALOG/NO INFORMATION FOUND IN THIS CATALOG MAY BE SHARED OR REPUBLISHED IN ANY PUBLIC FORUMS WITHOUT THE PERMISSION OF THE GSRCA - THESE FORUMS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, CRAIGSLIST AND FACEBOOK GROUPS. Please feel free to share this catalog, in its entirety, with other exhibitors. Thanks so much!


Directions to the Fairgrounds -
Georgia Building - Enter at the West Gate
(after 6 p.m. enter at East Gate)


Traveling North on I-75 Exit 135
• To Enter West Gate: Turn right at end of exit ramp
Turn right at first traffic light
West Gate entrance on left


• To Enter East Gate: Turn right at end of exit ramp
Proceed straight through traffic light
Proceed past North Gate entrance
East Gate entrance on right



Traveling South on I-75 Exit 135
• To Enter West Gate: Turn left at end of exit ramp
Turn right at first traffic light
West Gate entrance on left

• To Enter East Gate: Turn left at end of exit ramp
Proceed straight through traffic light
Proceed past North Gate entrance
East Gate entrance on right


      The ARBA National Convention for 2013 will be
        held in Ft Worth, TX, on November 1-5, 2014   


SHOW RULES

1. This show will be governed by the latest rules of the ARBA. Filing of entries indicates acceptance of our show rules.

2. Neither the GSRCA nor the Georgial National Fairgrounds will be responsible for loss in case of fire, theft or accident. All precautions will be taken for a safe show. All entries are entered and shown at the risk of the owners and while the GSRCA and GNFA are expected to exercise all reasonable care in the handling and protection of the exhibits, such associations will in no case be liable.

3. No substitutions will be allowed except in the same breed, variety, sex and class. Any other changes will be charged a late entry fee as if entering a new rabbit, and the original entry will still be charged as if scratched. 

4. All rabbits and cavies must be permanently and legibly ear marked.

5. GSRCA reserves the right to add, change, or substitute judges as the need may arise.

6. Any exhibitor indicating ownership, harassing or interfering with a judge (or a writer) will be disqualified and forfeit all fees and winnings. No exhibitor will be allowed behind the judging tables, unless acting in an official capacity, which must be approved by the show superintendent or show secretary. 

7. Once an animal is entered, you will be charged $3.50 entry fee per animal per entry. If you scratch an animal or do not bring the animals that you originally entered, you will be charged a service fee of $3.50 per animal per entry.

8. Exhibitors that have entered their animals according to Show Rule 7 and do not come to the show or only bring a portion of the animals entered will still be responsible for the entire fee. 

9.  ALL ENTRIES MUST BE PAID BY 8 A.M. EST, THE MORNING OF THE SHOW.  ALL LATE ENTRIES AND ALL CHANGES MUST BE MADE BY 8 A.M. EST.  CHANGES AFTER 8 A.M. WILL BE CHARGED AN ADDITIONAL 50 CENTS PER ENTRY - THIS INCLUDES CHANGES TO PAPERWORK EVEN IF IT'S THE SECRETARY'S MISTAKE.  ALL CHANGES MUST BE MADE BEFORE 8 A.M.  

10. The show will start promptly at 8:30 A.M. EST. PLEASE BE ON TIME.

11. Rabbits and cavies must be in leakproof carriers/cages. 

12. Show management are compelled to refuse entry to show room and to remove from the same, all diseased or unsightly animals. All entry fees on such animals shall be forfeited.

13. This is a no comment card show - we will be using control sheets only at the judges table.

14. No dogs (except guide dogs) will be allowed in the show room.

15. Each parent is accountable for the actions and/or conduct of their child/children at the show site. If any damages occur, you will be financially responsible for the repair or replacement of the damages.

16.  Adults are not to place rabbits on or off the show table for the youth shows. Youth rabbits must be put on the judging table by a youth. 

17. NO CHANGES MAY BE MADE AT THE JUDGING TABLES other than those approved by the show secretary – Unapproved changes may result in your animal being disqualified by the secretary after the show. 

18.  *** PLEASE CHECK ALL YOUR PAPERWORK before the show starts - each sheet for each show!  YOU are responsible for the information that is on the check-in sheets.  If there is an error, either because the secretary typed it wrong or because you provided the information wrong, you must make the changes BEFORE the show starts.  Please note that there is usually a line at the desk to make entries/changes so get there early enough. 

19. No rabbits under 8 weeks of age will be allowed on the show premises.

20. No sales of any rabbits or cavies will be allowed by anyone not showing rabbits or cavies. Any exhibitor wishing to sell anything other than rabbits or cavies must pay a vendor fee and must receive permission BEFORE the show.

21. Animals may not be entered in shows that are running simultaneously. Example: Open Show 1 and Youth Show 1 run at the same time – the same rabbit may not be entered in both Open and Youth Show 1. 

22.  As a member of the American Rabbit Breeders Association, the GSRCA reserves the right to refuse entries from all locations within 150 miles which has had a confirmed outbreak of RCD/RHD/VHD within the past 60 days of the entry deadline.

23.  YOUTH SHOW RULES -  are the SAME as for Open shows.