2020 Special Attractions
2020 Special Attractions
Gail Mirabella and The Dynamo Dogs
Gail Mirabella and The Dynamo Dogs perform all over the country with their entertaining dog variety act. The Dynamo Dogs are veteran performing dogs and they demonstrate everything from trick dog show routines to Frisbee® dog acrobatics. Gail and her talented dogs have appeared on Late Night with David letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Good Morning America, The Today Show and many other national and regional television shows. Through a unique combination of Gail’s circus and competitive disc dog experience she has built a truly one-of-a-kind canine variety show featuring her outstanding Dynamo Dogs!
Kan Do K9’s Sport Association- will be doing agility demonstrations in the ring.
PARADE OF BREEDS
Calling all purebred breed dogs! Participate with your dog in the Parade of Breeds to be held on Sat January 25 at 4:30 PM in the Dog Arena. Open to purebred dogs 6 months of age and up.
You can print the form to participate under Waivers/Forms on this site or email us at Karen@familypetshows.com and we will email or fax you the forms
Dogs must be healthy, free from parasites and have all necessary shots.
If you have a mixed breed that you would like to show off and tell about some special things they do you are welcome to join us also!
AKC Canine Good Citizen Testing
AKC Canine Good Citizen testing will be offered at the Pet Expo on Saturday, Jan. 25th at 2PM . All breeds and mixed breeds are welcome. Basic manners and obedience skills will be tested on dogs who are friendly and not aggressive. Dogs must be clean and in good health and at least 6 months of age. Owners will be asked to sign a form attesting to “responsible dog ownership.” Please bring small brush to be used on your dog during the testing. If your dog passes, you will be given a form to mail to the AKC who will then send you a beautiful gold-sealed Certificate which you may want to frame Registration will be at the show at the Information Booth. Cost for testing will be $10 per dog.
DOGLOVERSDAYS LURE COURSE
Your dog will have a blast running the lure course. Your family dog can let loose and be a star as they have fun running the agility lure course. A fee will be charged.
Neverland K9 Institute
Miranda Genetti of Neverland K9 Institute will be doing a demonstration on her training methods and showing what an owner can expect after 2 weeks of training and what they can do with more advanced training. Also educating the audience with any questions that may have on their own dogs.
Rainforest Reptiles Shows
Rainforest Reptile Shows- A multifaceted interactive educational program founded by Curator Michael Ralbovsky and Director Joaney Gallagher who are not only committed to each other but their love for all animals. Since 1993 they and their team have been educating about the natural world to improve the quality of our lives, teaching respect and educating all ages of the importance of not only the rainforests and its animals… but, all habitats!
The Rainforest Team herpetologists will be performing through out the day.
As with all our presentations there are opportunities for volunteers help us out and to get up close and personal during and after our presentations!
Enjoy our professional Team while they thrill all ages and share their excitement FOR THE NATURAL WORLD!!!!!
The International Cat Association Cat Show
Hosted by the Black-Eyed Susan Cat Club. A TICA sanctioned cat show will be held at the Lehigh Valley Pet Expo. See the usual and not so usual breeds of cats competing for the blue ribbon! Parade of Breeds held Saturday at 1PM and Sunday at 12 PM.
CAT SHOW SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ONLY
Beyond Imagination Alpaca Ranch
he softest, cutest, most cuddly critter that you will ever meet. You can see colorful, gentle alpacas at the Beyond Imagination Alpaca Ranch area where you can meet them up close and personal, and have the opportunity to feel what’s been called the “softest fiber” in the world-baby alpaca fleece!
There will be an educational display where you can learn about these beautiful animals.
Presented by Alikatt’s Bunnies
Rabbit Hopping? Yep, think agility for your bunny. Allikatt’s Bunnies will present an agility demonstration of rabbit hopping at the show all weekend.
After watching the fun-filled demonstration, there will be a seminar so you can learn how you can get involved in this sport
BIRD MANIA has been serving bird hobbyists and enthusiasts in the Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania and the surrounding counties of Northwest New Jersey with the expertise that is second to none for more than 20 years. At Bird Mania they are pet owners and pet lovers too. They will have a number of birds at their booth and will be happy to talk to you about them and answer your questions.
PiggyVilla – The mission of the Tri-County Pot-Bellied Pig Club is to protect, promote, and educate pet pig owners and the public about pot-bellied pigs. Come visit our fun and unique PiggyVilla exhibit. With demonstrations throughout the day, learn all you can about pot-belly pigs, see them perform tricks that you can teach your pet pig and if you don’t own one yet, this educational exhibit will help you determine if a pet pig will make a great addition to your family!