Press release: All Show Services
Eric Udler, producer of the Super Pet Expo, recently announced that the DC area’s largest consumer animal and entertainment event has been scheduled for August 28-30, 2020 at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia. Safety of attendees and guests are of utmost concern and precautions are being taken to ensure a safe experience.
Super Pet Expo, a family-friendly event, will feature more than 150 socially distanced exhibits along with entertainment and educational activities, including:
National Dog Champion Trainer Chrissy Joy and Good Beasley – Chrissy Joy is a national champion dog trainer, studio canine trainer, live performer, aerial artist, horse trainer, and actress. She has the title of the first ever National Stunt Dog Champion and second youngest Champion Trick Dog in the world. She and her Ibizan-mix rescue, Good Beasley, will participate in and demonstrate Treibball, a soccer-like game involving fitness balls and a goal designed for dogs who enjoy the element of chase, playing games and herding. There will be demonstrations and attendees’ dogs may participate.
Repticon – More than 20,000 square-feet of reptiles Our reptile and exotic pet feature has expanded into the Dulles Expo Center’s new space and we will have more than 20,000 square feet where attendees may buy reptiles and other exotic pets from a selection of thousands of animals directly from top quality breeders.
Mister Crabs Show – Educational demonstrations on hermit crab conservation, care and how to build a “crabitat.” During the demonstration attendees will have an opportunity to learn how to speak like hermit crab, hold the hermit crabs and take selfies at the Mister Crabs Free-Touch stations.
Luring 101 – For the dog who loves to chase, this fully-enclosed, 1,500-square-foot doggie lure course is super fun, super-fast and set-up for the sole purpose of giving attendees and their dogs a thrill.
Cat Show – United Cat Club, a chartered cat club of The International Cat Association, will present an all-breed and household pet show licensed by TICA in conjunction with Super Pet Expo. All cat lovers are welcome to visit the Cat Show. (no dogs allowed in this section)
Super Pet Expo is the largest gathering of pet owners in the country. No other consumer pet events attract so many pet owners eager to shop for all type of cool pet products not traditionally found in pet stores. The show promotes responsible pet ownership and helps draw attention to abandoned pets available for adoption. In addition, an educational and inspiring experience with various pets and wildlife is presented through exceptional exhibits. Each show features 200 exhibits of unique pet products and services. Tens of thousands of pet owners attend each show many with their leashed pets with them.