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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.

There is NO CHARGE to attend any of the sessions.

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

2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m."Q & A on the TICA Judging Program"

Marylou Anderson and Katharina Krenn will answer your questions about the judging program and the newly formed judge's committee

Those attending the neonatal care and patterns and colors sessions will earn 4.5 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

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m."American Curl Breed Seminar"

Presented by Grace Roga - Chair - American Curl Breed Committee

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

Those attending the American Curl Breed Seminar  will earn 2 CEUs

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).