The GEORGIA NATIONAL FAIR in conjunction with
The GEORGIA STATE RABBIT & CAVY ASSOCIATION
GEORGIA NATIONAL RABBIT AND CAVY SHOW
Georgia National Fairgrounds
Exit 135, I-75
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Open Sanctioned Breeds: TBA
Youth Sanctioned Breeds: TBA
Lionheads and Velveteen Lops are Welcome.
Please bring a copy of the
Breeds with 15 or more entries in each show will be sanctioned for February 2015.
All breeds may be shown regardless of being
sanctioned or not. Only sanctioned breeds with 10 or more in a breed
will receive awards.
Saturday FEE SCHEDULE
All Entries -
received no later than 10:00 p.m., Wed, Oct 1, 2014
- $3.50 All Entries -
received after 10:00 p.m., Wed, Oct 1, 2014 - $5.00
Superintendent: Bruce Ford
Rabbit Show Secretary: TBA Cavy Entry Taker: TBA
Rabbit and Cavy entries must be received by 10 p.m. on Wednesday, October 2, 2013.
Email entries: Please BE SURE THAT YOU RECEIVE AN EMAIL CONFIRMATION NO LATER THAN THURSDAY, October 2, BY NOON, or
we most likely didn't get your entry. -- Please make sure to include
each exhibitor's name, address, and phone number. Please also state
clearly which shows you want each rabbit/cavy entered in.
SHOW “A” OPEN RABBITS &
CAVY & YOUTH – Awards
Awards will be given for all sanctioned rabbit and cavy breeds
(with 10 or
more entered in the breed) for Best of Breed and Best Opposite Sex
Plaques will be given to Best in Show and Best Reserve for Rabbit,
Youth shows. Youth show participants will also receive place
ribbons for 1st
through 3rd place rabbits in all classes. Rosettes will be given
to all Best of
Breeds not sanctioned in the Youth show.
SHOW “B” OPEN RABBITS &
CAVY & YOUTH- Awards
Premiums will be given of $10 for Best of Breed and $5 for Best
Sex of Breed for rabbits and cavies with a minimum of ten (10)
shown in a
sanctioned breed. Best in Show and Best Reserve awards TBA. Youth
participants will also receive place ribbons for 1st through 3rd
in all classes. Rosettes will be given to all Best of Breeds not sanctioned
the Youth show.
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!
The show room will be open from 3 p.m. till 9:30 p.m. on Friday and will re-open at 7:00 a.m. EST Saturday, October 5. You can check in on Friday or after 7:00 a.m. on Saturday morning
Traveling North on I-75
• To Enter at East Gate Entrance: Turn right at end of exit ramp
Proceed straight through traffic light
Proceed past North Gate entrance
East Gate ENTRANCE on right Turn RIGHT onto gravel road, follow road to gate, and proceed to NW corner of Multi-Purpose Bldg DO NOT go to the RV entrance Traveling South on I-75
• To Enter at East Gate Entrance: Turn left at end of exit ramp
Proceed straight through traffic light
Proceed past North Gate entrance
East Gate ENTRANCE on right
Turn RIGHT onto gravel road, follow road to gate, and proceed to NW corner of Multi-Purpose Bldg DO NOT go to the RV entrance
Parking: All rabbit exhibitors should enter
the Livestock entrance at the East Gate oﬀ of Larry Walker Parkway. Gate guards will allow those with rabbits to enter that
gate and will direct exhibitors to the Multi-Purpose Building (where Rabbit exhibit is held). Take this catalog with you and show it to the
Security guards at the gate if they’re not sure where you’re supposed to be
The ARBA National Convention for 2013 will be held in Ft Worth, TX, on Nov 1-5, 2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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!