Forest City Rabbit Breeder's Club

Forest City Rabbit Breeder's Club

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A.R.B.A. Show

Forest City Rabbit Breeders’ Club

A.R.B.A. TRIPLE Open, and Youth fun shows

June 17, 2017

9:00 a.m.


Location:        Komoka Community Centre, 133 Queen St, Komoka, ON N0L 1R0 (this is only an hour from the Canada/US border at Port Huron, for American exhibitors who have never shown in Canada this is your opportunity, no special paper work or fees to move rabbits over the border (passports or enhanced drivers licenses required for the humans), email show secretary for details)

Venue:            This is our first time holding a show at this venue and we are very excited.  It is large and climate controlled so no worries about heat or cold!  Washrooms and eating facilities all in one!

Times:            -Registration will be held day of show, June 17, 2017,  from 7 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

                        -Pre-show announcements/introductions at 8:45 a.m.

                        -Judging starts at 9:00 a.m. sharp

Show Superintendent: Betty Fletcher

Show Secretary:       Eugene Fenton [email protected]  4172 Perth Line 72, Newton, ON N0K 1R0 519-595-7488

Fees:                           This is a pre-entry Show. Pre –entries can be done by Email or call to the Show Secretary for pre-entries  

                                    PRE ENTRY DEADLINE is Wednesday June 14, 2017

$3.50 per rabbit/per show for pre-entry, $4.50 day of show (there will be no fee or penalty for day of show scratches or switches, so all exhibitors encouraged to pre-enter to assist show secretary in organization)  Cash (US or CDN) only day of show (US taken at par, change in CDN funds only).    SPECIAL  offer this year-Any single exhibitor with 20 or more entries in a single show gets a special $3.00 per rabbit entry fee

ALL YOUTH CLASSES ARE FREE-email show secretary for details

Prizes:                        All youth will receive prizes.

BIS and RIS – prizes to be determined

BOB and BOSB will get certificates

Judges:                      Open shows: James Goodrich, Penny Jezuit and Don Havlicek

                                    Youth Show: Melissa Martin-Savoie

Registrar:                   Beth Collins will be present, available when able between showing

Show Set Up:                        This is a carry case show

-Three open all breed shows, ARBA Sanctioned

- PLUS additional fun youth classes PRIZES for ALL youth exhibitors

****Rabbits shown in youth fun classes cannot be shown in open ARBA classes****

Breed Sanctions:      Mini Rex, Standard Rex, Holland Lops, Polish and Angoras will be sanctioned by the club.

Anyone wanting to sponsor additional breed sanctions at their expense to notify show secretary.       

  1. There will be a food booth serving breakfast and lunch the day of show.
  2. There will be a for sale/trade area designated for those looking to buy or sell rabbits.
  3. There will be a raffle table (donations greatly appreciated, please contact show secretary).
  4. As per A.R. B.A. show regulations each rabbit shall have a permanent identifying ear mark (tattoo) in the left ear.  There will be a club member providing tattoos for all exhibitors for a $2 donation to the club.  **Youth Fun classes exempt from tattoo requirement, ask show secretary for clarification when pre-entering**
  5. As per A.R.B.A. show regulations, “Show management must remove from the showroom all diseased or unsightly specimens and entry fees on such specimens will be forfeited.”


To allow for the best organization, exhibitors are encouraged to email the show secretary well in advance to give an idea of their attendance and number of rabbits and breeds even if they are not ready to officially pre-register yet.  Also all are encouraged to visit the club Facebook event page and join the event and post on the page.  It is a social forum where exhibitors and organizers can interact to help arrange potential purchases and ensure we have an idea of how many rabbits to expect at the show to ensure we are prepared.





AMERICAN RABBIT BREEDERS ASSOCIATION official sanctioned shows. Membership Info: Individual Annual membership 1yr $20/3 yr $50-----Youth (18/under) 1yr $12/3yr $30----Husband & Wife 1 yr $30/3 yr $75----Husband & Wife Family Membership $30 plus $5/youth; 3 year $75 plus $10/youth----Single Adult Family Membership 1 yr $20 plus $5/youth; 3 year $50 plus $10/youth----Outside US All non-US Residents add $10 service charge per year; 94th ARBA Convention…October 1-5, 2017, Indianapolis, Indiana

National Mini Rex Rabbit Club Doug King, Secretary NMRRC, [email protected], 2719 Terrace Ave. Sanger, CA  93657   INDIVIDUAL:    US 1 Year @$25 – YOUTH: US 1 Year @$25   -  HUSBAND/WIFE: US 1 Year $30 - FAMILY (with up to 3 youth) : US 1 Year @$45

National Rex Rabbit Club - Arlyse DeLoyola, NRRC Secretary-Treasurer, PO Box 1465, Cave Junction, OR 97523, PH: 541-592-4865, [email protected]  1 yr new - $15.00 (+ $5 ea additional member), 1 yr renew - $10.00 (+ $5 ea additional member), 3 yr new - $30.00 (+ $12 ea additional member), 3 yr renew - $25.00 (+ $12 ea additional member)

American Polish Rabbit Club - Drew Bliss, APRC Secretary, Marne, MI, [email protected] Individual Adult: 1 yr $12.00; 3 yrs $30.00 Two Adults (same household): 1 yr $15.00; 3 yrs $35.00 Individual Youth (through age 18): 1 yr $10.00; 3 yrs $25.00 Family: 1 yr $18.00; 3 yrs $40.00 Foreign Membership - add $10.00 USD processing fee to above fees.

Holland Lop Rabbit Specialty Club – SECRETARY, Pandora Allen, 2633 Seven Eleven, Chesapeake, VA  23322-3144, (757) 421-9607, [email protected] Choose from: Adult - single adult member, Youth - single youth member (through age 18), Combination - 2 members, any combination of Adult and/or Youth, Family - 3 or more members, all residing in the same household, any combination of Adult and/or Youth

National Angora Rabbit Breeders Club - Secretary: Margaret Bartold, 909 Highway E Silex, MO 63377; phone: 573384-5866 email: [email protected] , SINGLE YOUTH $5.00 , SINGLE ADULT $10.00,  ONE RABBITRY $15.00, FAMILY $20.00