NALRC National Show Rules 2015
NALRC National Show Rules 2015
1). All rabbits must be entered in either the NALRC National Specialty Show or in the OSRBA Sunday Show to be allowed in the building
2.) Eligible NALRC entries:
Tort and REW will be eligible to compete for Best of Breed, Best Opposite of Breed, Best of Variety, Best Opposite of Variety, Best Variety Display, Best Overall Display, either Best White Fur or Best Colored Fur, Statler Challenge and Best Mane.
BEW, Chocolate, Sable Point, Seal, Siamese Sable, Smoke Pearl and Smoke Pearl Point will be eligible to compete for Best of Variety, Best Opposite of Variety and Best Variety Display, Statler Challenge and Best Mane. Only varieties (colors) with a Variety COD on file with the ARBA by January 1st, 2015 will be allowed to be judged.
If other variety COD are issued by the ARBA after January 1st, 2015 thru May 1st, 2015, the COD holders may still make their exhibition to the membership.
Entries will be not be accepted for persons with any outstanding debt owed to the NALRC.
3.) Only Lionheads entered in the NALRC National Specialty Show will be provided coops with risers installed. Lionheads entered in the OSRBA Sunday Show only must be cooped but risers will not be provided.
4.) No other animals allowed in building other than entered rabbits and cavies except service dogs.
5.) NO SMOKING IN THE BUILDING
6.) All Aisles must be kept clean of carriers, equipment, chairs and debris.
7.) There are NO showers or evening restrooms available to overnight campers.
8.) This show is governed by the latest ARBA rules where applicable. All other rules shall be set by the NALRC and the OSRBA. Any questions will be handled by the NALRC Show Committee.
9..) All Lionheads entered in the NALRC National Show may be checked in and cooped from 2 pm to 11 pm on Friday, May 1st, 2015. There will be no cooping on Saturday.
10.) Coop numbers MUST be marked in each rabbit’s right ear with a permanent marker. Failure to mark coop numbers in the ears may result in disqualification from the show.
11.) Ear number changes for the same sex and same variety will be allowed at the time of check in for fee of $ 1.00 per change. All changes must be acknowledged and approved by the show secretary by no later than 11 pm. Friday, May 1st, 2015.
12.) All Entries are final at 11 pm Friday, May 1st, 2015.
13.) ABSOLUTELY NO CHANGES MAY BE MADE TO REMARK CARDS by exhibitors.
14.) All Lionheads MUST be permanently tattooed in the left ear. Failure to have a tattoo or an illegible tattoo will result in a disqualification from the show per ARBA rules.
15.) The top ten (10) Lionheads in each class will be weighed.
16.) Remark cards will be used. The club will not mail or ship awards, ribbons or remark cards. Exit packets with remark cards and ribbons will be ready for pick up after the NALRC Live Auction. Picking up these packets is each exhibitor’s responsibility.
17.) Report any sick rabbit to the Show Superintendent. All sick rabbits MUST be removed from the building.
18.) No rabbit breeding in the showroom unless both owners are present and the Show Superintendent has been notified.
19.) The NALRC reserves the right to substitute or add judges.
20.) The NALRC is not responsible for accidents, fire or theft.
21.) ATTENTION: All cage locks MUST BE REMOVED during judging. Show staff or runners will NOT remove zip ties. Cage doors must be ready to open. It is the responsibility of each owner to keep track of classes and make sure locks and zip ties are off.
22) NALRC show personnel will not be responsible for Lionheads not in their assigned coop at the time a class begins. Any animals missing from their coops will be scratched from the show. This includes rabbits eligible for BOV and BOB classes.
23.) The NALRC will provide runners for the open and the youth show. These will be the only people allowed to take rabbits to the table for judging.
24.) The show committee reserves the right to disqualify the entire entry of anyone failing to comply with any of the show rules.
If you need help the day of the show, please ask and someone on the show committee will be happy to assist you!