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2018 TICA Annual

Educational Events

Royal Canin

Dr. Elsey's

Events: August 29 - September 2, 2018
Show: September 1-2, 2018
Awards Banquet: September 1, 2018






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There will be an education ring in the showhall on Saturday and Sunday (September 1-2, 2018).  CEUs will be available for those attending.

Here is our current schedule of education ring topics:

SATURDAY - September 1, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.Presentation by Junior Exhibitors on the projects they have done this year

10:00 a.m. - noon"Neonatal care and optimal cat breeding"

Presented by Dr. Rick Kesler.  Dr Kessler is a veterinarian from Kansas who has a great deal of experience working with breeders and is also known to be an engaging and entertaining speaker.

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m."Patterns and Colors of Wild and Domestic Cats"

Presented by Greg Barsh, MD, PhD - Hudson Alpha Institute for Biotechnology -
Huntsville, Alabama

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m."American Curl Breed Seminar"

Presented by Grace Roga - Chair - American Curl Breed Committee

Those attending Saturday's sessions will earn 6.5 CEUs

SUNDAY - September 2, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m."Cat Care 101" - Focused on kids learning how to take care of cats.  Earn certificates and badges for attending!  Spectators are welcome to attend!

Presented by TICA's Junior Exhibitors

noon - 1:00 p.m."Junior Exhibitor's Ring" - Come see our young exhibitors demonstrate their knowledge of felines and TICA!

Presentedy by Clint Knapp - TICA Allbreed Judge

If you would like to present a topic, contact  Barbara Ray (barbara.ray@willowplace.com).  Any questions on Junior Exhibitor activities, contact Bonnie Charvat (shetari@yahoo.com).