World Of Pets Expo
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16th Annual Show 
Maryland State Fairgrounds 
Timonium, MD 
January 27 - 29, 2017 

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World of Pets Expo
SHOW FEATURES

Schedule of Events

Speaker Profiles

Program Descriptions

Exhibitor List

Workshops

Floorplan

Schedule of Events - 2016

Look for 2017 updated listing later this year.

Thank you

  Friday, January 29                                                               

Main Arena                     

2:30 National Anthem

3:00 Easy And Fun Games To Play With Your Dog - Tonya Wilhelm:  Are you tired of the same old games? I bet your dog is. This workshop will teach you and your dog new, safe and fun games to play together. 
4:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
5:00 Wild World of Animals
6:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix

   

Maryland Pet Gazette Seminar Hall 

  

 

 6:00 Kneading Animals - Inez Donmoyer, MA, CEMT, CCMT, CSAMT, RMTBasic massage techniques YOU can do on your dog/cat/rabbit, etc. Learn ways you can massage your pet! Know when and when NOT to massage, an overview of body parts and those which tend to “knead” it most.
   

 

North Hall  Stage & Tecla’s K-9 Academy Demo Arena  

     
5:00

Sit! Stay! Come! No Jumping! - Chelsea Whittaker: How many times a day do you try to get your dog to listen to you? Learn basic commands and how to break bad habits like pulling on the leash during walks and jumping on guests. After a short demonstration, selected spectators will have the opportunity to work with Chelsea and their dog on training issues as time permits. 

6:00

Leashwork: The Art of Having a Conversation - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified     

   Saturday, January 30
Main Arena                   
10:30 National Anthem

11:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
12:00 Mad Dog Flying Disc
1:00 Parade of Breeds - get your application here: email
2:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
3:00 Mad Dog Flying Disc
4:00 Wild World of Animals
5:0 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
6:00 Mad Dog Flying Disc

   

Maryland Pet Gazette Seminar Hall 

 11:00

Balancing Multi-Dog Households - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified: Creating and Keeping Peace      

 12:00 Improving the Lives of Senior Pets Using Alternative Care - Judy Morgan, DVM
1:00 Reptiles as Pets! - Tim Hoen:  As a Caregiver, education and the proper environment will make your pet healthy and happy.
2:00 Common Myths and Misconceptions About Veterinary Anesthesia - Rebecca A. Krimins, DVM, MS: Learn the differences between sedation for a lump removal vs. analgesia for osteoarthritis vs. a sick pet needing general anesthesia. This talk will inform pet owners about the benefits and risks of anesthetic procedures so that owners can make the best health decisions for their pet.
3:00 Kneading Animals - Inez Donmoyer, MA, CEMT, CCMT, CSAMT, RMT:  Basic massage techniques YOU can do on your dog/cat/rabbit, etc. Learn ways you can massage your pet! Know when and when NOT to massage, an overview of body parts and those which tend to “knead” it most.
4:00 Sound Canine & Feline Nutrition - Bill Campbell, K9Koncepts: How nutrition contributes to a longer life free of most vet bills and helps with behavior issues.
5:00 Benefits of a Pet Trust - Britt L.Stouffer, Esq:  A Pet trust secures the future and care for your pet when you no longer can. Pets provide unconditional love, affection and companionship. But what will happen to your beloved pet when you die or when you no longer can care for them? Without the appropriate arrangements, your pet may end up in a dreadful situation. 

 

North Hall  Stage & Tecla’s K-9 Academy Demo Arena

11:00 K9 Koncepts Dog Training - Obedience, Protection and Handicap Assistance 
12:00

Think you have what it takes to be 100.7 The Bay’s 'top dog' in town? Compete in the Pet & Owner Talent & Beauty Contest. Open to pets of all kinds! Prizes too!!                        Get Details Here                                           

2:00

Sport Dog! Demo - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified: Watch some thrilling competitive performances from some incredible canines. Learn about various sport activities and how they can benefit your dog!

3:00

Miniature Horses - Great Things DO come in Small Ppackages! - Join the minis of Hawks Hallow Farm for an educational and hands-on demonstration. Don't let their size fool you! Minis are more than just cute! Audience members will be able to help groom, decorate and feed the minis. 

4:00

Super Sniffing: The World of Nosework - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified

Workshops - Saturday - (pre registration required)   See descriptions    
10:30 Treating Separation Anxiety - with Tonya Wilhelm (10:30 - 12:30)
12:00 Canine Good Citizen Test - with Joy Freedman (12:00 - 3:00)
2:00 Nutrition to Treat Disease - with Dr. Judy Morgan (2:00 - 4:00)

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  Sunday, January 31
Main Arena                     
10:30 National Anthem 

11:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
12:00

Mad Dog Flying Disc

1:00 Wild World of Animals
2:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
3:00 Mad Dog Flying Disc
4:00 Johnny Peers Muttville Comix
5:00 Mad Dog Flying Disc

 

Maryland Pet Gazette Seminar Hall

11:00

Animals as Teachers and Healers - Terri Diener     

12:00 Chemical Parasite Prevention: Is it necessary? - Judy Morgan, DVM
1:00

Story Time - Adventure in books with creatures both wild and tame with Usborne Books & More. Stop by to enjoy some create stories and crafts for children of all ages.

2:00 Looking Inside Your Pet Without Invasive Surgery - Dara L. Kraitchman, VMD, PhD: What happens when your pet has an MRI or CT? When does a pet need an MRI or CT? Learn the differences between advanced imaging modalities including the advantages, disadvantages, and the costs involved.
3:00 Cancer Scare - Judy Morgan, DVM: What can I do for my pet if I don't want chemo and radiation?
4:00 Beginning the Journey Bill Campbell, K9 Koncepts: Solving behavior and training issues and building an inter species relationship with your dog.

 

North Hall  Stage & Tecla’s K-9 Academy Demo Arena

11:00

K9 Koncepts Dog Training - Obedience, Protection and Handicap Assistance 

12:00

Teach Your Dog Fun Tricks - Tonya Wilhelm: Help to build a lasting and fun relationship with your dog. Help relieve bordom and build confidence. Entertaining & Fun. After a short demo you will have the opportunity to try for yourself! 

1:00 Sport Dog! Demo - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified: Watch some thrilling competitive performances from some incredible canines. Learn about various sport activities and how they can benefit your dog!
2:00 Sit! Stay! Come! No Jumping! - Chelsea Whittaker: How many times a day do you try to get your dog to listen to you? Learn basic commands and how to break bad habits like pulling on the leash during walks and jumping on guests. After a short demonstration, selected spectators will have the opportunity to work with Chelsea and their dog on training issues as time permits. 
3:00 Leashwork: The Art of Having a Conversation - Tecla Walton, Pack to Basics Certified 
     

Workshops - Sunday - (pre registration required)     See descriptions 

11:00 Pet CPR & First Aid - with Dori Mayer (11:00 - 4:00)
12:00

Canine Good Citizen Test - with Joy Freedman (12:00 - 3:00)       

                                                                          

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**Schedule subject to change.

  SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS:

World of Birds - Friday, Saturday & Sunday

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Rare Species on Display

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Education - Q&A and Care Sheets from the knowledgeable members of:  

     Baltimore Bird Fanciers & Ruffled Feathers Sanctuary   

 
     

World of Cats - Saturday & Sunday

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Breeds on Display  

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ACFA Cat Show - Lots of fun and great prizes too!
    Presented by the Hidden Paw Cat Club
Click Here for entry form. There are still some cages available, so enter today!

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Adoptable Cats on Display all three days
   

World of Reptiles - Friday, Saturday & Sunday

Interactive Educational Displays & Expert Advisors from:  

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Wild World of Animals and the Rainforest Experience  

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Extreme Reptiles - See exotic snakes from all over the world!  (additional $1.00 Entry fee)    

AKC Dog Agility Trial – South Hall 

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2 Rings of Excitement All Weekend!   

       

  Flooring provided by:   

Check with our sponsor for special pricing on agility flooring tiles used at the show

 

American Gerbil Society - Gerbil Show - Saturday -  more info here
- Competition on Saturday
- Education on Friday and Saturday

Canine Good Citizen Test - Saturday & Sunday

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sign up at the CGC area (see floorplan) or observe for free.

 


East Coast Fancy Mouse Breeders Show - Saturday   

More Info ->

- Competition on Saturday  
- Education on Saturday and Sunday  

Pet Health & Training Center  

- Stop by our Q&A area and learn how easy it is to cook healthy meals for your pets. Live cooking demonstrations throughout the day. Meals so healthy you'll want to share with your pet! Get your training questions answered too! - - Booths 812, 813, 814
 

Pet Adoptions

Guinea Pig-a-Thon - Sunday - get more info  

   Petting Zoo - included with your admission  

 

Many Thanks to: