SM Show Supplies
Testing Department

Here at S & M Show Supplies we strive to develop products that will interest and amuse your pets.  We maintain an in-house panel of test advisors to participate in the product development process. 
Our testers have been specifically selected for their ability to understand the needs of a cat.  They also encompass a diverse heritage to ensure that a broad spectrum of expertise is applied when evaluating our products. 
Their testing parameters considered:

  • Mental Stimulation
  • Material Durability
  • Tactile Qualities
  • Appetizing Flavor
  • Aesthetic Value
  • Nasal Stimulation
  • Ergonomics
  • Portability
  • Ease of storage
  • Pride of Ownership
  • Enhanced bonding with toy operator
  • Pleasing Experience

We are please to present our team of Purrfessional toy testers:

Calgary Office:

Manager and Team Bully– PurrydeRoc Eric The Red, Supreme Grand Champion (AKA Mr. McNaughty Pants)


  • Breed - Maine Coon
  • Identifying Marks – Castration Scar
  • Background – Pitstop enroute to Hollywood & Stardom
  • Date of Birth: March 2, 2007
  • Special Skills – Posing for camera, begging like a dog
  • Weaknesses – Girly Girl & feathers, all cat toys, bottle caps, pens,  anything loose (like Girly Girl)
  • Favorite Foods – Chicken Cat Nuggets
  • Sexual Preference – Again, Girly, Girl
  • Pet Peeves – Having baths, going to the vet, incarceration
  • Motto – I me me mine!

Token Girl on the Team – NightRox Cleopatra, Quad Champion (AKA Girly Girl)


  • Breed - Somali
  • Identifying Marks – Drop dead gorgeous, almond eyes, petite
  • Background – Queen of DeNial
  • Date of Birth: October 31, 2007
  • Special Skills – flirting, stealing cat toys, running away
  • Weaknesses – Deerhair cat toys
  • Favorite Foods – Chicken and rice
  • Sexual Preference – No Thanks
  • Pet Peeves – Pushy food hogs, i.e. all boys at mealtimes
  • Motto – Look, don’t touch

Health, Safety & Environmental Officer – Chatandoll Teddy (AKA Mr. President)


  • Breed - Ragdoll
  • Identifying Marks – Beauty mark smack between the eyes
  • Background – I’m handsome
  • Date of Birth: April 5, 2006
  • Special Skills – I’m handsome
  • Weaknesses – All cat toys on “Slow”
  • Favorite Foods – All of them
  • Sexual Preference – What?
  • Pet Peeves – Baths, late breakfast
  • Motto – Nobody moves, nobody gets hurt!

Zoe


  • Breed: Somali
  • Date of Birth – Feb 18, 2012
  • Identifying Marks – Permanent baby face
  • Background – Wraps all who meet her around her little paw
  • Special Skills – always appears where she is not supposed to be
  • Weakness – head / chin scratches and a warm lap
  • Favorite Foods – cheeeeeeze
  • Sexual Preference – Not Allowed
  • Pet Peeves – humans move too much – don’t they know they are my bed?
  • Motto – Keep calm and suck in another human

Dexter


  • Breed - Ragdoll
  • Date of Birth - Oct 4, 2013
  • Identifying Marks – Unique mismatch ears
  • Background – Everyone loves the baby
  • Special Skills – keeping his human on her toes
  • Weakness –shiny objects / toys
  • Favorite Foods – ice cream
  • Sexual Preference – what’s that ?
  • Pet Peeves – being locked out of a room that my human is in
  • Motto – No matter what you did wrong, always blame the dog!