Discover Northern Indiana Pet Expo!

Bringing pet lovers in our community a marketplace of pet and pet lover delights in addition to informational demonstrations and entertainment.

View the 2014 Pet Expo video.

Featured the following:

• Attend one of our free education sessions throughout both days!

• Learn why your dog behaves that way!

• Talk to groomers, vets, and pet lovers!

• Pick up treats for your furry friends.

• Take your dog through the dog park with fun and challenging obstacles!

• $10 microchipping for your cat or dog! (while supplies last)

• Pony rides, moon walk & more for the kids!

• Pet blessing on Sunday afternoon!

• Adopt a new friend!

• Lots of free stuff for your pet!

• Much more in the planning stage!


Daily Admission

• Adults: $5.00
• Seniors & Children (6 to 12): $3.00
• Children (5 & under): Free
• Healthy & Altered Dogs & Cats: $1.00


Watch performances during both days by a national pet-friendly act! TBD.


Kid's Activity Zone

Kids any age can visit the activity zone:
• Pony rides - small donation to Shadarobah Horse Rescue
• Moon walk - free for kids
• Face painting - small donation for homeless dogs & cats

Leashed Pets Welcome!

Healthy spayed or neutered dogs and cats over the age of one with a signed General Release Agreement form and contained on a non-retractable leash or carrier will be admitted. This form will also be available at the Information table at the expo. Please read the release for details. Sorry, no other family pets will be allowed inside the expo.

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homeless animals?




Bringing a pet with you to the Expo? Make sure your pet is "Pet Approved".
Pet Approved dogs or cats must meet the following requirements:

• Be a healthy dog or cat
• On a non-retractable leash or in a carrier
• Over the age of one
• Spayed or neutered
• Current on vaccinations
Signed release form


• Thousands of people attended and hundreds of family pets

• Attendance was up 43% from previous year

• Thousands of dollars in advertising ran on television, radio, print and on-line to promote the event

• Over 100 booths of pet-related products and/or services

• Lots of freebies given away

• News stations provided media coverage during the event and was shown on the late and next day news

• The largest pet adoption event of Northern Indiana

• Future dates: April 18 & 19, 2015 • April 16 & 17, 2016 • April 22 & 23, 2017

• Limited sponsorship opportunities are available. Download our Sponsor pdf file.