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

Saturday

10:00 Doors Open

10:30 Welcome

11:00 Using Essential Oils to Keep Pets Heathy and Happy with Pup Oils 
Essential oils have been shown to be beneficial in keeping people healthy and happy, but what about the pets in your family?  Proper use of the right essential oils can help your pet live a healthier, calmer, and happier life.  There are also essential oils available for treating common pet ailments.  Come learn what essential oils are safe to use with dogs and cats and how they can be administered for best results.  

11:30 am The Domestic Asian Leopard Cat
Terrarium Art talks about the bengal cat.

12:00 Transition From a Pulling Dog to a Calm Companion with K9 Lifeline
Transform your relationship with your dog as you learn to communicate in a language they know and understand. Come learn how to transform an excitable, distracted, or reactive dog into a calm companion who knows to rely on you.

12:30 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!

1:00 pm Utah School of Pet Grooming K-9 Psychology Class
Join Utah School of Pet Grooming for a K-9 behavioral class, which will help you best understand your pets behavior and how to address those behaviors. This K-9 psychology class will be one that any pet parent won’t want to miss.

1:30 pm Exotic Mammals: Hedgehogs and Short-Tailed Opossums
Not everyone is a dog person. Not everyone is a cat person. Not everyone knows that they are a hedgehog person! Hedgehogs are only some of the more exotic mammals that make incredible pets! Join Four Paws Pets as we discuss the benefits of welcoming an amazing exotic animal into your life!

2:00 Puppy Yoga demonstrations

2:30 Angela’s Reptile Rescue
Learn more about Reptile’s as pets!

2:30 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!

3:00 Transition From a Pulling Dog to a Calm Companion with K9 Lifeline
Transform your relationship with your dog as you learn to communicate in a language they know and understand. Come learn how to transform an excitable, distracted, or reactive dog into a calm companion who knows to rely on you.

3:30pm Pet Complete Health by Give & Live
A talk on pet nutrition.

4:00 pm Save Our Local Pets Utah: Supplying Shelters, Saving Animals with Save Our Local Pets Utah
Presentation on our mission to provide assistance and supplies to shelters/rescues across the state. How the community can get involved and what types of donations we need.

4:30 Animals Got Talent!™Pet Talent Contest
Does your pet have an amazing talent? Of course, they do! Then it’s a good thing that bragging rights are up for grabs because this is your pet’s chance to show off and awe us all with their mad skills! Animals Got Talent!™ Pet Talent Contest consists of three categories “best trick overall”, “most creative trick”, and “silliest trick”. Audience applause will determine the winner of a fabulous prizes.

5:00 Costume Contest!
Pet supermodels sashaying their costumed selves on the Pet Expo’s (err, very makeshift) catwalk? Um, yes please, and we’ll take a second serving too, thankyouverymuch! Show off your pet dressed in their costumed best for the super popular Pet Costume Contest! Any pet is welcome to participate, whether they’re canine, feline, porcupine, or just simply divine. There’s just one itsy bitsy teeny tiny caveat to be eligible to win, your pet must wear a costume. Audience applause will determine first, second, and third-place winners. You can be confident that we’ve had extensive totally-scientific training in judging these types of things and can quickly identify audience enthusiasm down to a single clap too. To enter, bring your pet to the Contest Stage by 4:05 PM and be ready to work, sashay, shante!

our stage is sponsored by

Training Hub

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