Pet A Palooza: Exhibitors
|Presented by The Urban Dog- The Urban Dog is a dog-walking and pet-sitting service dedicated to providing affection, care and trust—along with fun and fitness—for your animal companions. Our staff understands and values how important and tender relationships can be between people and their pets. Safety is our top priority.We’ve been enjoying the company of dogs and cats in the Twin Cities metro for over 10 years. With over 300 clients to date. And reasonable rates that fall well below other walking services. Both dog walking and pet sitting services are available each and every day of the year, including holidays.|
|Ask The Vet and Pet First Aid – University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center
Get your questions ready for the experts visit the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center (VMC). If your pet need attention at Pet A Palooza visit the 1st Aid area run by VMC.
Conveniently located in St. Paul near the State Fairgrounds, the VMC at the College of Veterinary Medicine has served the community for more than a century. Now, the VMC is one of the largest veterinary medical centers in the country and is internationally renowned for its specialty care and commitment to advancing animal health. It is the most advanced, full-service specialty hospital for small and large animals in the region with 60 board-certified specialists in 15 specialties providing team-based care tailored to each patient.
|Sidewalk Dog – SidewalkDog.com is your local online resource for all things dog-friendly in the Twin Cities: restaurants, coffee shops, apartments, hotels, dog parks, events and more. Now selling Minneapolis pet licenses.|
|Active Dog Sports Training – Active Dog Sports Training is a training facility for various dog sports including agility and K9 Nose Work© and even tracking as well.|
|Alison James – Alison was born naturally gifted and is one of the top professional Psychics, Mediums and Animal Inituitives in the United States, as well as a Teacher, Public speaker and Author. Alison is both a Psychic and a Medium along with being an accomplished Animal Intuitive and has a deep connection to animals of all species and one of her specialties.
Alison will be providing animal readings for your pets and self. Visit her booth to be entering in her drawing for a private reading! For volumes of information go to her website at www.alisonjamespsychic.com.
|Animal Emergency & Referral Center of Minnesota – Passionate Care. Meaningful Relationships. What does that mean? It means that we understand the anxiety of having a sick pet because we’re pet owners, too.|
|Basic Animal Rescue Training – Basic Animal Rescue Training is a non-profit organization operated by volunteers in the veterinary profession and supported by community donations. BART offers classes to first responders (firefighters, police, paramedics, EMTs and Community Emergency Response Teams) teaching restraint and handling of pets, horses and livestock, as well as patient assessment/first aid and CPR for companion animals. Click on the link above to learn how to become a BART volunteer, find more information on courses offered, schedule training for your emergency responders, or make a donation.|
|Beauti Control – Mobile spa experience, provides facials, hand, lip, foot and anti-aging treatments, in your space. Fun pampering for stressed people.|
|Bigos Management – Bigos Management offers several pet friendly apartment communities in the Twin Cities area. Please visit www.tbigos.com today for more information!|
|The Canine Club and Spa – The Canine Club and Spa is a dog boarding facilty that offers; overnight boarding, dog daycare, and pet grooming. The facility boasts three pools (two outdoor, one indoor) and two large play yards. “Rest, Relax, Have Fun” is what it is all about at The Canine Club and Spa!|
|Fetch Delivers – Fetch Delivers. Our goal is simple. We don’t want you to ever have to run out of pet food again. Or, have to lug a heavy bag of pet food, cat litter or bird seed home one more time. Give us a try today, and see how simple buying food can be.|
|Fun City Dogs – Dog daycare and cage free boarding in South Minneapolis. Separate areas for big and little dogs. Huge outdoor space! Where dogs can be dogs.|
|Gutter Helmet – With over thirty years of history, Gutter Helmet is the pioneer and the undisputed leader in the gutter protection industry. A total commitment to product innovation and refinement coupled with a professional dealer network, Gutter Helmet is America’s #1 choice for gutter protection.|
|Happy Hurdlers – Flyball is a fast paced relay-style race for dogs of all sizes. Races match two teams of four dogs each, racing side-by-side and the first team to have all 4 dogs finish the course without error wins. Enjoy Demos all day starting at 11am, 12pm, and 2pm.|
|Hoffman Weber Construction – Hoffman Weber Construction is in business to improve the lives of our clients by providing the unparalleled construction products and workmanship and creating the best possible experience for them.|
|Mad Science – Mad Science has been sparking kid’s science learning in Minnesota since 1998. Visit mn.madscience.org to learn more about getting your kid hooked on science!|
|Minnesota Association of Veterinary Technicians – Minnesota Association of Veterinary Technicians work for veterinary practices and facilities helping promote and advance the profession while communicating with the public about animal care.|
|Minnesota Veterinary Medical Foundation – The Minnesota Veterinary Medical Foundation’s goal is to help secure the future of the veterinary medical profession by funding scholarships, animal health, and public and professional education.|
|MN College Savings Plan – The Minnesota College Savings Plan is a flexible tax-advantaged 529 college savings plan designed to help families save for a loved one’s future college education. The Plan is administered by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education and managed by TIAA-CREF Tuition Financing, Inc.|
|MN Timberwolves COMING SOON.|
|Natural Balance – Natural Balance® Pet Food is the finest Natural food you can buy for your pet, and no matter which of our products you use, you can be assured that it is truly The Food For a Lifetime™.|
|Peggy Krizak Studio – Beautiful original oil portraits of your pet. Check out Peggy’s website – gorgeous oils and charcoals!|
|Petco… where the healthy pets go – Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that provides the products, services and advice that make it easier for our customers to be great pet parents. We’re animal lovers, just like you.|
|Cutest Pet Contest from PetzLife
You know you have the cutest pet. Visit the PetzLife booth to enter the Cutest Pet contest. Win a year’s supply of PetzLife product and more! PetzLife is dedicated to bring to the domestic pet owner unique all natural products that will improve their pet’s overall health and will also add years of life! PetzLife is also dedicated to product safety. “Be concerned if any pet product has the statement, Not for human consumption,” Bud Groth- President/CFO
|Raws for Paws – Raws for Paws is your local source for premium quality raw pet food. Operating since 2006, USDA inspected & passed.|
|Rock Camp For Dads – Rock Camp For Dads is the Twin Cities premiere monthly adult Rock ‘n Roll music program! Dads & Mom’s of all ages & musical abilities are welcome!|
|RUBY the celebrity dog to attend June 30th Pet-a-palooza at Minnesota State Fair Grounds RUBY’S TALE…a true rags to riches story. On Saturday, June 30th, 2011 from 10:00am-5:00pm, Minnesota’s own, internationally known, Ruby the Dog will attend the Pet-a-Palooza presented by The Urban Dog and WCCO Radio at the Minnesota State Fair Grounds. Released this past September, the AWARD WINNING book , Ruby’s Tale…..a true rags to riches story, has been enthusiastically embraced by readers and critics alike. Discussion and questions are welcome. Paw printed and personalized signed copies of the book will be available. Penned by Patrick Bettendorf, Ruby’s Tale chronicles the rescue dog’s spectacular multifaceted life.|
|St. Franics Animal And Bird Hospital – St. Francis Animal & Bird Hospital provides exceptional service for those who demand the very best of veterinary care for their dogs, cats, birds and small mammals.|
|Target Pets 101 – Target Pets 101 is a family-friendly experience for the ‘whole family’ –furry friend included.
Guests will have the opportunity to learn from animal experts, sample products, pose for photos
and create DYI pet tags.
|Venture Photography- Venture Photography is revolutionizing family portraiture…so forget about those old cheesy grins and forced poses and let us capture the Real You…Your personality. Your passions. Your Family. What’s more, we’ll create a truly invaluable work of personal art for your home.
See how we’re different by visiting Venture Photography.
|Wag ‘n Woofs, LLC – Wag ‘n Woofs provides knowledgeable and loving care while your dog enjoys our Doggy Daycare, Group and Private Training, Boarding, and Grooming services!|
|The Woof Room – The Woof Room play areas and hotel have 22,000 sq ft of fun. Drop them off for a day of play or while you’re away and watch their adventures online.|