The city known as The Heart of America will welcome animal lovers and their dogs on March 18 – 19 for a celebration of all the furry, finned and feathered friends who hold a special place in our hearts– The Kansas City Pet Expo.
- Give a cheer for adoptable pups as they promenade in the Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets!
- Your barking buddy’s beaming grin can garner a prize during the Happiest Pet, Biggest Smile Contest.
- The Pet Talent Contest is a showcase for your dog’s special skill.
- Pups can pucker up for a prize in the Slobbery Smooches Pet Kissing Competition.
- An agility course constructed for canines of all ages, sizes and ability levels.
- Dogs who step on stage to show off their sense of style can vie for a prize in the Pet Costume Contest.
- A walk with Rover will become a stroll down Memory Lane as the two of you play a dog-centric edition of the childhood game Musical Chairs.
- Potential pet parents can find a new furry family member at the expo, which is also a mega-adoption event. Adorable adoptables from Another Chance Cat Rescue, Barkin’ Dogs Rescue, Heart of America Humane Society, Helping Hands Humane Society, Kansas City Kansas Animal Services, Mid-America Boston Terrier Rescue, MidAmerica Rottweiler Rescue, MO Puppy Mill Rescue, New Beginnings Dog Rescue, Unleashed Pet Rescue, and more are scheduled to attend.
- Stop by the Prize Table and Giveaway Area to sign up for the chance to win VIP passes for a 7-day, 6-night stay at any Red Roof Inn location nationwide! (Red Roof is a sponsor of Amazing Pet Expos, and the show’s attendees can receive a 15 percent discount on a stay at any Red Roof from coast to coast by visiting www.redroof.com/partners/amazing_pet-expos.
- Plus prize giveaways, free nail trims, discounted vaccinations, microchipping and flea preventatives, vendor booths brimming with pet-related merchandise and information regarding pet services, book reading and signings, lectures, a look at the latest pet products, and much more!
When: March 18 – 19, 2017 (from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday)
Where: Hale Arena at 1701 American Royal Ct. in Kansas City, Missouri
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Photo Credit: Amazing Pet Expo