Friday, Aug 30 – Bengal Congress and seminar


** The morning seminars are included if you have cats entered in the Bengal Congress, if not, there is a $30 charge. Contact Gloria Mahan to register.

10 – 11 am – Using Genetic Panel Testing to Improve Fitness in Pedigreed Animals, Katie Lytle, DVM – Wisdom Health


11:15 to 12:30 – Ancestry Dynamics & Trait Selection
in the Bengal Cat, Chris Kaelin, PhD – Stanford University &
Hudson Alpha Institute

12:30 to 1:30 – Lunch on your own

1:30 to 2:00 – On Safari Show Check-in

2:00 to 2:30 – in the show hall, Parade of Bengals for Breeder’s Choice Balloting, Ballots due by 3:30 PM

(Before the show starts all Bengals will be on display for exhibitors to have time for uninterrupted observation of all categories of Bengals. This unique time is used by exhibitors to carefully consider each entry for the coveted Breeder’s Choice Awards.)

2:30 to 6:00 – On Safari Bengal Congresses – Our three Congress judges are Linda Jean Grillo, Adriana Kajon and Fate Mays.
Each will judge all championship classes for Bengal Cats and chose their top ten kittens, cats and alters.

6:00 to 7:00 – Cats retire to rooms

7:00 to 8:00 – Grand Carnival Buffet at the Rio, No program
$41 – advance purchase required
Contact Gloria Mahan to register.

8:15 to 9:30 – On safari awards, Best of the Congresses, Breeder’s Choice Awards

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