#AmazingPetExpo, Las Vegas, Nevada, Feb. 9, 2013

It’s a sure bet that pet parents in Vegas will enjoy a day that’s doggedly devoted to all of our furry, finned and feathered friends.

Our Booth

Be sure to visit the DogTipper/Preston Speaks/CatTipper booth at this show! We won’t be attending but Rachel and Preston from PrestonSpeaks.com will be. They’ll have some super giveaways and Rachel will be speaking that afternoon about ways to save money when you travel with your dog!

Celebrity Spotting

  • Continuing his crusade to rescue Rovers who have been wrongfully discriminated against, Pit Boss star Shorty Rossi– and his faithful canine companion, Hercules– will discuss his passion for helping Pit Bulls and will pose for pictures and sign autographs in support of Shorty’s Charities.
  • Sharing his two decades of experience in animal behavior, celebrity pet expert Harrison Forbes will host a Q&A session.


  • Talented tail-waggers will wow the crown with a display of their dexterity at the agility course demonstration, which includes a question and answer session and the chance for one lucky dog in the audience to test the course’s weave poles, teeters and tires.
  • Dogs in disguises will vie for first prize in the Pet Costume Contest.
  • Spots can show off their skills in the Pet Talent Contest.
  • How well do you know tunes about our tail-wagging chums? Step up to the mic for a chance to win a year’s supply of Natural Balance dog food.
  • If your canine loves to give kisses, sign up for the search for America’s Smoochiest Pooch.
  • Find out who will be the ‘wiener’ as the fleet feet of tiny Fidos race toward the finish line in the Doxy Derby as the canines compete for the benefit of the Las Vegas Hot-Diggity Dachshund CLub and Rescue.
  • A happening with heart, adorable adoptables from the following rescue organizations will have the chance to find forever families to love at the expo:

Adopt A Pet Rescue
All Fur Love Animal Society
Animal Foundation, The
Boxers and Buddies
Doggie Protective Services
German Shepherd Rescue Las Vegas
Happy Home Animal Sanctuary
Homeward Bound Cats
Las Vegas Bulldog Club, Inc
Las Vegas Hot Diggity Dachshund Club & Rescue
Las Vegas Labrador Rescue
Las Vegas Valley Humane Society
On My Way Home Dachshund
Paws 4 Love Pet Rescue
Shetland Sheepdog Club of Southern Nevada
Southern Nevada Beagle Rescue Foundation
Southern Nevada Bully Breed Rescue
Southern Nevada Pug Rescue
Those Left Behind Foundation
Tortoise Group
Valley View Ranch Equine Rescue
Windys Rescue

  • A pet-friendly event, dogs can get free nail trims and discounted vaccinations, microchipping and heartworm and flea preventatives.
  • Attendees can shop for their Spot at an array of vendor booths brimming with pet-related products.

Admission: Free

When: February 9, 2013 from 10 a.m – 6 p.m.

Where: Cashman Center at 850 Las Vegas Boulevard in Las Vegas

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Photo Credit: Amazing Pet Expo

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About Grace Sydney

Grace Sydney is the Assistant Editor of DogTipper.com and CatTipper.com, covering celebrity-related rescue news. She operates the @HollywoodDogs Twitter account sharing information on celebrity fundraising for rescues and shelters.