- Pit Boss star Shorty Rossi, along with his four-pawed pal Hercules, will welcome attendees to the expo, take pictures with fans of his Animal Planet series, and take the stage to talk about his battle against BSL (Breed Specific Legislation).
- Doggedly devoted to the welfare of our canine companions for the past two decades, celebrity dog trainer will will host a pet Q&A session.
- Cheer for the talented tail-waggers from Paws in Motion, who will wow the crowd with an agility demonstration, to be followed by a Q&A session and the chance for one fortunate Fido from the crowd to try out the course.
- Show support for Spots with skills as they try to become the top dog in the Animals Got Talent! competition.
- Enjoy a Spot-centric version of musical chairs with your tail-wagging chum.
- Dogs in disguises will vie for a prize in the Pet Costume Contest.
- Pups will pucker up as national pet lifestyle expert Eileen Proctor goes in search of America’s Smoochiest Pooch.
- For the Love of My Pet author Rob Hartley will teach the art of puppet- making.
- More than 100 vendor booths will showcase pet-related products and services.
- Discounted vaccinations, microchipping and heartworm and flea preventatives.
- Free nail trims for Fidos.
- A happening with heart, the expo will host a mega-adoption event which will include adorable adoptables from:
1 Lucky Dog Rescue, Inc.
Animal Aid Clinic and Adoption Center
The Cat Network, Inc.
Florida Parrot Rescue
Grateful Paws Dog & Cat Rescue
Hollydogs Greyhound Adoption
Milo’s Dog Rescue of South Florida
Paws 4 You Rescue
South Florida Siberian Husky Rescue Inc.
…and much more!
When: May 11, 2013 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: 777 Northwest 72nd Avenue in Miami, Florida
For more information:
- visit www.miamipetexpo.com
Photo Credit: Animal Planet