There are Pet displays, Free Giveaways, Exhibits and numerous stalls with lots of information on pets, including your beloved cats and dogs. There will be live entertainment such as Demonstrations, Presentations, Live Bands, Kids competitions and lots more.
In the Demonstration Arena, watch and join in presentations by the Victorian Obedience Dog Club and the German Shepherd Dog Club of Victoria. Basil Theofanides from Command Dog Training will be presenting dog training classes for a lucky few. Sign up early!
For a great day’s fun for you and your pampered canine pet why not try lure racing? The Jack Russell Terrier Racing Team will be at Pets in the Park and in previous years have ran Lure Races starting with the Jack Russell Terrier Racing Team and then inviting the spectators beloved canines to get involved. The dogs start in boxes and chase a lure pulled by a battery-operated machine.The antics of some dogs when first raced have the spectators rolling with laughter. After a couple of races they get the idea and are very keen to catch the lure.
Other activities include Pet Q&A with the inimitable Dr Jack Ayerbe, Roving entertainment by Madame Penelope and her Pet Lizards, Up-close encounters with native animals for the Wildlife Xposure native animal presentation, Discounted microchipping at Stonnington's Animal Management tent, and hosted by Channel 10 weatherman Mike Larken.
There is no better way to spend a sunny day than at Stonnington Pets in the Park. Come See Us on Saturday the 23rd of March at Malvern East's Central Park. Corner of Burke and Wattletree Roads, Malvern East!