Helping to change the mindset of those with misconceptions regarding Rovers who have badgered with a bad rap, Shorty Rossi from the Animal Planet series Pit Boss–his canine companion Hercules by his side– will address the injustice of BSL and pose for photos with fans.
- Dogs will show off their dexterity in an agility demonstration, which will be followed by a Q&A session and the opportunity for one pup and pet parent pair in the audience to test the course for themselves.
- Cheer for the skilled Spots who will step on stage in Animals Got Talent!
- Dogs will don duds and try for a prize in the Pet Costume Contest.
- A happening with heart, more than 200 adorable adoptables from local area rescues and shelters will be in attendance in the hope of finding forever homes.
- Discover pet-related services and mull over merchandise at more than 100 vendor booths.
Admission: Free (dogs welcome on a fixed leash with proof of vaccinations)
When: October 6, 2012 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center at 2060 North Marine Drive in Portland, Oregon
For more information:
- visit www.portlandpetexpo.com
Photo Credit: Animal Planet