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Entertainment Schedule, Floor Plan & Map,
Exhibitor List, Hot Links and more!

Training Demonstrations

Professional K9 will be performing training demos all weekend.They specialize in obedience, behavior rehabilitation, personal protection, police k9 and educating owners about dog training. 

Stunt Dog Performances

The Furtastic K-9’s will be high flying, frisbee catching, leaping and jumping! We are currently look for pet performer and their owners in the area. We are still in search of performers. Send us a message if you’re interested in sharing your talent! 

Free Nail Trims

Bring your pet to the Pet Expo and look for the free nail trim station to have your pets nails trimmed by a professional. Furrytails will be doing trims all day Sunday during the event.

Most Adorable Pet Photo Contest

Is your pet adorable? You could win a year of pet food by bringing your pet to the Pet Expo, snapping a photo of it using the snapchat filter and uploading it to our contest page! Thank you to Paw Tree for supplying the contest winner with a bag of food deliveried for a year! 

Low Cost Vaccinations

Manhattan Animal Clinic is providing vaccinations & microchipping. Services are first come first serve, but vouchers will be provided to everything interested.Rabies shot:$10 (3 year), Distemper/hepatitis/parvo: $15, Bortella: $15, Microchipping: $30 Cash only. Dogs only.

Kids Craft Area

Keep your kids busy while you spend time with your pets! Our Craft table will  feature an activity booklet of coloring pages, jokes facts and brain teasers as well as crayons, markers and other supplies.

Costume Contests

Bring your pet to the main stage dressed for success to participate in our pet costume contest. You’ll be given a theme song and a minute or two to strut your stuff on stage for a chance to win an exhibitor donated prize. 

Stage Presentations

Pet Expo’s are full of knowledgeable exhibitors and around every turn is a learning opportunity. We invite our local pet gurus to share their story, product or passion on the main stage. 

Pet Musical Chairs

If your dog can sit, then you can play and win. Our exhibitors donate awesome giveaways and prizes and everyone who participates gets a prize Plus its super fun way to show off your pets skills! 

Mega Adoption Area

We invite local rescues to bring as many adoptable pets as they can. And to make this possible a HUGE section of our plan is blocked off for adoptable pet crates. Come to the expo to find your next best friend.

Shop til you Drop!

Our exhibitors sell handmade, one-of-kind, and innovative pet products. You’ll love seeing all the toys and treats available for you and your furry friend. 

Exotic Creature Features

We provide a 20×20 area for reptile and exotic rescues to exhibit.Snakes, spiders, birds, companion rats, guinea pigs and rabbits. All small creatures are welcome! We are still looking for a feature please contact us if you’re interested.

Tips on Training

Getting your puppy or adult dog ready for their social life is an important step in their growth as a member of your family. Learn proper training techniques and tools from professional dog trainers.

Sign up for Giveaways

Our events are chock full of sweepstakes & prize winning opportunities. You’ll have the opportunity to sign up for free stuff, giveaways, vacations and more! 

Thank you to our sponsors

Entertainment Stage Schedule

Our stage is a platform for our exhibitors to connect with attendees and share their knowledge and products with a captive audience. 30 minutes of stage time is included with each exhibitors booth. If you’re an exhibitor and want to give a presentation please contact us!

Saturday

10:00 Doors Open

11:00 am Pet Musical Chairs Competition
Musical Chairs is a doggy variation of the classic children’s game. Music plays as handlers walk with their dog’s off-leash counter-clockwise around a circle of chairs. When the music stops, the handlers instruct their dogs to sit by verbal request and hand signal only (i.e., without touching them) and rush to sit on a vacant chair in the circle. Last dog (and person) sitting wins!

11:15 am Co-Existing With Our Wildlife
Are you passionate about local wildlife in your area? Come join Silent Voices Raccoon and Wildlife Rehabilitation while they discuss the positivity of possums, raccoons, coyotes, and the importance of co-existing with our animal neighbors.

11:45 am The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets
Try not to squeal with delight as our various rescue groups parade around the stage with some of their select pets in need of forever homes! Rescue group representatives will also be available to provide information on adopting a new pet companion. Please remember, adopt don’t shop! 

12:30 pm Training Demonstration
Join K9 Citizens live training demonstration with Marcus and Ninja!!!

1:00 pm Don’t Let Heartworm Disease Break Your Heart
Join Tiffanie Sitnson, the newly appointed Adoption/Foster Coordinator for the Jefferson Parish Animal Shelters. She started in the veterinary field in January 2002 as a receptionist. Following Hurricane Katrina in 2005, she was promoted to vet tech/office manager. She was a vet tech until November 2019 and due to living in the south, she would like to educate the public on the seriousness of the disease. She will also cover the treatments available and how heartworms are transmitted.

1:30 pm The Benefits of Providing Enrichment Toys or Exercises for Pets
Join us for an educational presentation with Dr. Gregory Rich about the benefits of pet enrichment. Pets need to be active and energetic to be truly healthy. Providing pets several forms of interactive toys or foraging treats keeps pets active and entices them to use their brains to work for food or a reward. Most pets are happier if they have a job or a goal – JUST LIKE HUMANS !!!

2:00 pm Brushing Between Grooms
Join Kristina Triplett and her Golden Doodle Hazel, the Star of the Show in this live demo to educate people on proper dog brushing maintenance between grooming appointments. 

2:30 pm Animals Got Talent!™Pet Talent Show
Share your pets talents with the crowd on the stage before the big contest

3:00 pm TBA

3:15 pm Costume Contest!
Sign up by showing up at the stage with your pet in costume. Check in with the MC by 4:00 and be ready to work, sashay, shante to a song matching your pets costume theme.

3:30 pm How to Teach Any Dog Anything You Want
Pet Obedience with Joseph James Professional K9 Solutions: Dogs come in different sizes, ages, breeds, temperaments, and behaviors. Learn a few techniques on how to train your problematic dog to do what you want it to do and to stop things you don’t want them to do.

4:00 pm Exotic Pet Q and A
 Join Dr. Leslie Pence of the Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital of Louisiana.

Sunday

11:00 am Doors Open

11:30 am Unwrap the Bone™
Does your dog love bones! Then enter them in the Unwrap the Bone contest and see if they can get to the prize on the inside first!
Come watch three dogs tearing to three packages. All playing puppies take home a bone! Sign up at the main stage by 11am to participate.

12:00 pm The Adoptable Parade of Rescue Pets
Try not to squeal with delight as our various rescue groups parade around the stage with some of their select pets in need of forever homes! Rescue group representatives will also be available to provide information on adopting a new pet companion. Please remember, adopt don’t shop!

12:30 pm How a Dog’s Nose Works
Pet Obedience with Joseph James Professional K9 Solutions: So how exactly can a dog smell drugs hidden in packages of food, containers and packages or hidden in your sons book bag? Learn how a dog’s nose works and how they can break down these odors to help police, find lost children or even people buried in rubble. 

1:00 pm Don’t Let Heartworm Disease Break Your Heart
Join Tiffanie Sitnson, the newly appointed Adoption/Foster Coordinator for the Jefferson Parish Animal Shelters. She started in the veterinary field in January 2002 as a receptionist. Following Hurricane Katrina in 2005, she was promoted to vet tech/office manager. She was a vet tech until November 2019 and due to living in the south, she would like to educate the public on the seriousness of the disease. She will also cover the treatments available and how heartworms are transmitted.

1:30 pm Exotic Pet Q and A
Dr. Leslie Pence, Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital of Louisiana.

2:00 pm TBA

2:15 pm TBA

2:45 pm Animals Got Talent!™Pet Talent Show
Share your pets talents with the crowd on the stage before the big contest

3:00 pm Pet Costume Contest!
Sign up by showing up at the stage with your pet in costume. Check in with the MC by 2:45 and be ready to work, sashay, shante to a song matching your pets costume theme. 

Please note: While accurate at the time of publishing, entertainment schedules, speakers, and demos may be subject to change without notice

 

Aerus 505

Avian and Exotic Animal Hospital of Louisiana 202

Barnwood Bark 102/103

BlueTails 407

Courtney’s Pet Care Professionals 506

Dog.Heart.Soul 203

Enlightened Chiropractic 606

For Bullies Sake Bully Breed Rescue 205

Furever Pets NOLA 307

FurryTails Pet Spa 302 FREE NAIL TRIMS

Healing Broken Hearts Rescue 602

Jefferson Feed Pet and Garden Center 401

Jefferson Parish Animal Shelter 206

Jefferson SPCA 501/601

K9 Citizens Club 303

KAK ART & Designs, LLC 104

LASIK Vision Institute 204

Louisiana Boxer Rescue 404

Manhattan Animal Clinic 107/207 VACCINATIONS

Magic Happens Rabbit Rescue 502

MuttScrub 105

NestOnelab Co., Lt 503

NOLA Eclectic Creations 403

pawTree 304

Pet Krewe 605

Professional K9 Solutions 504/604

Protect for Pets 301

Serenity Day Spa and Gifts 306

Silent Voices Raccoon and Wildlife Rehabilitation 603

Suzanne’s Sensations Dog Bandanas 101

The Sharpening Shop 106

The Drew Pet Foundation 406

Three Kittens Creations 402

Trupanion 201

Vernell J. Autin, Scentsy Consultant 305

The Furtastic-K9’s
Stunt Dog Performances

Saturday
Noon & 2pm
Workshop at 2:30 (20 people max)

Sunday
Noon & 1:30pm
Workshop at 2:00 (20 people max)