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Double Youth 4-H Rabbit Show March 3 2012– Rohnert Park, CA
Showroom Opens at 7:30 AM - Judging Begins at 8:30 AM

SANCTIONED BREEDS
Californian Holland Lop Mini Rex Netherland Dwarf Dutch Mini Lop Mini Satin Polish Satin

BREEDERS CLASS
$3.00 per entry – one entry per youth Rabbit must be bred by exhibitor Class to be judged at end of both shows following Best in Show and Best Fur judging.

Judges
Brooke Galiata ..................................................................................................... Rohnert Park Manual Hidalgo .......................................................................................................... Calistoga Carol Green......................................................................................................... Portola Valley

Show Committee
Superintendents ......................................................................... Melanie Hanlon & Taylor Mills Secretary................................................................................................................. Kelly Hinde Youth Events...................................................................................................... Keelyn Hanlon Silent Auction ................................................................................................ Sequoia 4-H Club Awards .................................................................................................................... Blaine Mills

Showmanship
$5 per entry – Ribbons to 5th place per class Primary ........................... 8 years & younger Junior....................................... 9 – 13 years Senior ................................ 14 years & older
Showmanship starts at 9:30 AM Primary Participants Recognized for Participation Only

4Sonoma County 4-H Center
6445 Commerce Blvd., Rohnert Park, CA
Directions: Take Hwy 101. Exit Rohnert Park Expressway and head East to Commerce Blvd. Go South to the next light at Hunter and turn right into the Grocery Outlook shopping center parking lot. Drive to the back of the stores to reach the Center!

Official ARBA Sanctioned Double Youth Show Eric Stewart Executive Director PO Box 426 Bloomington, IL 61702

ARBA MEMBERSHIP FEES Single Adult Husband & Wife Combination Single Adult Family Husband & Wife Family Individual Youth Life Membership

1 YEAR 3 YEAR $20 $50 $30 $75 $20 + $5/youth $50 + $10/youth $30 + $5/youth $75 + $10/youth $12 $30 $300 + $200 for spouse

Don’t forget the 89 ARBA National Convention Oct 27 – 31, 2012 Wichita, KS

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Show Rules
This show shall be governed by the latest revised rules of ABRA. Filling out an entry implies acceptance of these rules and the following: This is a DOUBLE youth show! There will be no grooming or carrying rabbits to the judging table by anyone over the age of 19. This rule will be enforced. This is a one day carrying cage double show to be held on Saturday, March 3, 2012. There will be no carriers. You and you alone are responsible for getting your rabbit on and off the table. The show committee is not in the least way responsible for any rabbits that do not show up on the table. The entry fee is $4.00 per class, $5.50 for both shows. Fur classes require an additional $2.00 and will be shown in breed fur. Breed Fur winners will compete for Best Fur. Breeders Class is $3.00 with only one entry per youth. Entry fees are non-refundable. All entries are to be postmarked by February 24, 2012. There will be NO PHONE ENTRIES & ABSOLUTELY NO ENTRIES THE DAY OF SHOW, we will accept email entries up to February 28, 2012. Email entries will be confirmed by a responding email. If you don’t get an email back your entries were not received and you should call the Secretary! Any entries received after February 28, 2012, will be returned to sender and not accepted. Payment for all entries should be made the day of the show prior to the start of judging. Please do not mail payment! Make checks payable to: Sonoma County 4-H Special Accounts Mail entries to: Kelly Hinde, March Hare Secretary, PO Box 12233, Santa Rosa, CA 95406 - (707) 291-2050 until 9 pm daily Email entries to: hindekelly@gmail.com The showroom opens at 7:30 am. Judging will commence promptly at 8:30 am. Your rabbit(s) can be released as soon as your cards are processed. Best of Breeds should stay for Best in Show. If you cannot stay please notify the Show Superintendent or Secretary. Rabbits must be permanently earmarked. There shall be absolutely no tattooing, nursing or pregnant does, or breeding allowed in the showroom! Only official service dogs will be allowed. The show committee reserves the right to have a rabbit removed from the showroom for being ill and/or appearing to be under eight weeks of age. There is no payback. First through third place ribbons are available upon request while they last. All specials must be picked up at the show. Show Reports and Legs will be mailed. Make sure your entry includes your address. Rabbits are entered at the exhibitor’s own risk. The show personnel, sponsors, and judges are not responsible for death, injury, or loss of any nature. This applies to death, accident, or providential destruction. Parents are responsible for their children and the children in their charge. Entries may be made on the entry form provided in this catalog or on a separate sheet of paper as long as all proper information is provided. Please, only one exhibitor per entry form. You must provide the ear number, breed, variety/group, sex, class, exhibitor’s name, address and phone number. Ear changes may be made the day of the show within the same class. No changes of class, gender, variety, etc. will be allowed. Ear changes must be made on both the show card and control sheet. Ear changes are the responsibility of the owner. Absolutely NO chairs, playpens, or tables are allowed. No grooming tables. Don’t bring them and you won’t have to pack them out. All carrying cages must have solid, leak-proof bottoms. No booths or sales areas will be allowed inside or out, without the authorization of the Show Committee. Any Rabbit that is for sale MUST be entered, and must be at least eight weeks of age. There will be no selling of rabbits in the building or parking lot unless said rabbit is entered in the show and at least eight weeks of age.
American Dutch Rabbit Club - Website: http://www.dutchrabbit.com – Secretary: Rick Billups, 488 Pratt Rd, Blanchester, OH 45107 Phone: 937-655-8657 Email: amdutchclub@aol.com. Membership: New A$15, Y-$13, H/W-$19 & F-$22; Renewal A-$10, Y-$8, H/W-$14 & F-$20 - Canadian add $5/year mailing fee ($7 for 1st class) All other Foreign add $8/year. Sanction Fees: OPEN $12.00 - YOUTH $10.00. Send sanction requests and completed sweepstakes reports to Norma Hart, 190 N First Ave, Coal City, IL 60416. Phone: 815-685-3798 Email: normahart1@cbcast.com. American Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club - Website: http://www.andrc.com – Secretary: Susan Clarke Smith, 864 Barkers Creek Rd, Whittier, NC 28789 Phone: 828-586-9698 Email: andrcsecy@yahoo.com . Membership: 1 Year New A-$15, Y-$10, F(2)-$20 & F(3+)-$25; 1 Year Renewal A-$13, Y-$8, F(2)-$15 & F(3+)-$20; 3 Year New A-$40, Y-$25, F(2)-$45 & Y(3+)-$50; and 3 Year Renewal A-$35, Y-$20, F(2)-$37 & F(3+)-$42. Canada & Mexico add $8/year - Other Foreign add $15/year (US Funds). Sanction Fees: OPEN $15 - YOUTH $10. Send sanction requests and completed sweepstakes reports to Richard Gehr, 190 N First Ave, Coal City, IL 60416 Email: rwgehr@cbcast.com. American Polish Rabbit Club -Website: http://www.americanpolishrabbitclub.com – Secretary: Patti Walthrop, 2405 Greenridge Ct, Euless, TX 76039 Phone: 817-312-0305 Email: pwalthrop@tx.rr.com. Membership: 1 Year A-$10, Y-$8, 2A*-$12 & F-$15; 3 Years A-$25, Y-$20, 2A*-$30 & F-$35. (*2 Adults living in the same household) Foreign: Add $10 processing fee to above amounts. Sanction Fees: OPEN $10 - YOUTH $10. Send sanction requests and completed sweepstakes reports to Patti Walthrop. American Satin Rabbit Breeders Association Club - Website: http://www.asrba.org. Secretary: Rita Peralta, 2233 Snyder Ln, Stockton, CA 95215 Phone: 209-931-0983 Email: peraltarita@comcast.net. Membership: 1 Year New A-$17, Y-$14, H/W-$19 & F-$22; 1 Year Renewal A-$12, Y-$9, H/W-$14 & F-$17; 3 Year New A-$35, Y-$28, H/W-$40 & F-$46; and 3 Year Renewal A-$30, Y-$23, H/W-$35 & F-$41. Price for new memberships includes $5 new member fee. This fee shall be waived if the new member is recommended by a current ASRBA member on their application form or if a new membership is purchased at the ARBA Convention or National All Satin Show. Foreign add $10/year surcharge. Sanction Fees: OPEN $15 - YOUTH $8 (Fees cover both Satins & Mini Satins). Californian Rabbit Specialty Club, Inc. - Website: http://www.nationalcalclub.com. Secretary: Susan Yeary, 3201 North Alamo Rd, Edinburg, TX 78542-1480 Phone: 956-383-2228 Email: yearycals@att.net . Membership: 1 Year A-$10, Y-$5 & H/W-$15 and 3 Year A-$28, Y-$15 & H/W-$43. Foreign: add $5 service charge/year. Extra youth - same family: 1 yr $2 / 3 yrs $6. Must join at the same time. Youth birth date is required. Sanction Fees: OPEN $10 - YOUTH $5. Send sanction requests to Susan Yeary. Send completed sweepstakes reports to Ken McCracken, 13550 Spring-Cypress Rd, Cypress, TX 77429-2095. Phone: 832-260-2398 Email: caltxrab@msn.com Holland Lop Rabbit Specialty Club - Website: http://www.hlrsc.com. Secretary: Pandora M Allen, 2633 Seven Eleven Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23322 Phone: 757-421-9607 Email: hlrscsec@aol.com. Membership: A-$15, Y-$12, H/W-$12 & F-$22. Canada & Mexico service charge $5 - All other Foreign service charge $10. Sanction Fees: OPEN $15 - YOUTH $10. Send sanction requests and completed sweepstakes reports to Debra Sandoval at 31765 Road 400, Coarsegold, CA 93614. Email: debra.sandoval@gmail.com. Mini Lop Rabbit Club of America - Website: http://minilop.org. Secretary: Pennie Grotheer, PO Box 17, Pittsburg, KS 66762 Phone: 417-842-3317 Email: minilop@hughes.net. Membership: 1 Year New A$19, Y-$14, H/W-$22 & F-$24, 1 Year Renewal A-$14, Y-$9, H/W-$17 & F-$54; 3 Year New A-$44, Y-$29, H/W-$53 & F-$59 and 3 Year Renewal A-$39, Y-$24, H/W-$48 & F-$54. All Foreign: Add $8 to above.1st class postage add additional $8.00. Sanction Fees: OPEN $16 - YOUTH $9. Send sanction requests and completed sweepstakes reports to Pennie Grotheer. National Mini Rex Rabbit Club - Website: http://www.nmrrc.net. Jennifer Whaley, PO Box 712499, Santee, CA 92072 Phone: 619-933-6505 Email: minirexsecretary@yahoo.com. Membership: 1 Year A-$15, Y$15, H/W-$20 & F-$30; 3 Year A-$40, Y-$40, H/W-$50 & F-$75; Foreign 1 Year A-$30, Y-$30, H/W-$40 & F-$60 and Foreign 3 Year A-$80, Y-$80, H/W-$100 & F-$150. *Family - Up to 3 children. Sanction Fees: OPEN $12 - YOUTH $12. Send sanction requests to Jennifer Whaley. Send completed sweepstakes reports to Julia Vickery 8118 Klinger Rd, Covington, OH 45318. Email: nmrrcpoints@gmail.com.

March Hare 2012 Youth 4-H Rabbit Show
Name___________________________________________________________ Phone ( ) ____________________________ Address ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ City ____________________________________________________________ State ________________ Zip_______________

E-Mail Address ______________________________________________________________________________________________

FEES:

$4.00 per rabbit for one show or $5.50 per rabbit for both shows. $2.00 per rabbit per show for fur class ($4.00/both shows). $3.00 for Breeders Class (1 rabbit only). $5.00 for Showmanship. BREED VARIETY
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EAR NUMBER

FEES

BREEDER’S CLASS – 1 Entry Per Youth – Rabbit MUST be Bred by Exhibitor - $3.00 Entry Fee SHOWMANSHIP - $5.00 Entry Fee – Check Appropriate Class: Primary (8 Years & Younger Junior (9 – 13 Years) Senior (14 Years & Older)

GRAND TOTAL – All payments must be made at the show prior to the start of Judging DATE RECEIVED ENTRY #

Please mail all entries to: Kelly Hinde, Show Secretary PO Box 12233, Santa Rosa, CA 95406

Entries must be postmarked by February 24, 2012 E-Mail entries by February 28, 2012
Make Payment at the Show