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 CenterMeet the veterinary staff from the U of MN Veterinary Medical Center. Ask a vet a question about your pet and have your dog’s body condition score evaluated by a professional– see if your pooch is a perfect 5!
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.|
|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.|
|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!|
|CRI – Custom Remodelers, Inc. has been Minnesota’s leading home remodeling company for more than 20 years. The founders and owners are three brothers, Craig, Chad, and Kevin, who believe that trust, knowledge and craftsmanship have been key to the company’s success. Along with innovative remodeling products, quality siding, window and roofing workmanship, Custom Remodelers, Inc. provides excellent service to its customers and its community. Custom Remodelers, Inc. is proud of the fact that many of their customers come back for multiple projects.|
|Dog Lovers 4 Safe Trapping MN – We are dog lovers from across the state of Minnesota who work with our state legislators, DNR officials, local authorities,
and other dog enthusiasts to regulate the use of lethal trapping devices to reduce their danger to domestic dogs.
|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.
|Good Grief – This book covers how to prepare for a pet’s euthanasia, view death as a natural transformation, memorialize your pet’s life, and move on after loss.|
|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.|
|Healthy Coat – Rich in high quality Omega 3 and omega 6 fatty acids, Healthy Coat® also contains a natural source of Vitamin E and Lecithin and is fortified with Niacin, Biotin and Vitamin B12. Improves overall body condition and promotes digestive tract health and efficiency. Perfect for dogs of all ages. Promotes glossy coat and helps reduce shedding. Perfect for All Ages, Promotes Glossy Coat, Reduces Shedding, Maintains Healthy Digestive Tract.|
|Hidden Fence – Bruce Peterson and Hidden Fence of Minnesota provide safe and affordable pet fencing to the Twin Cities, Minneapolis – Saint Paul area. We are a local, family owned company with 18+ years experience in this field, in this area.|
|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.|
|Link Support – By recycling used bicycle chains into “charms for charity” we are trying to simply raise more awareness about how we are all connected one way or another like Links in a chain. Along with our general message, we are working with multiple charities using our Links to raise Funds and Awareness for their causes. are trying to remind everyone, everyday, to stay connected to one another.|
|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.|
|My Pillow – My Pillow: Made in the USA Pet Beds, Bed Pillows, Miscellaneous Travel & Accessory Pillows, Pillow Cases & Mattress Toppers.|
|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™.
|Nutrisource – Nutrisource is an all natural pet food that is made locally in Minnesota by a family owned pet food manufacturer offering consistent products that you can trust! Nutrisource offers a wide range of premium pet foods for pets of any size, breed or lifestyle including limited ingredient, grain free and organic. Nutrisource is a highly digestable formula, offering real meat as the first ingredient and containing pre and probiotoics for digestive health.|
|Pawtys – Pawtys is a company started by a pet lover that needed a solution to chronic urinary incontinence. Pawtys produces a high quality, comfortable, washable pet diaper (or cover) that allows pet owners to discretely deal with incontinence without costly pharmaceuticals.|
|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.|
|Raw Bistro Pet Fare – At Raw Bistro, we believe in the power of the raw diet to help pets live their healthiest and happiest lives. We also care deeply about animal welfare, sustainable farming practices and the health of our shared planet. What’s good for one is good for all.|
|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.|
|UFC Farm Supply – UFC Farm Supply is focused on providing the best nutrition options available for your animals. We carry high quality, natural and holistic brands of food and supplies. Whether you are aiming for grand champion at the county or state fair or caring for the family pet, we offer a large selection. We also provide feed and advice for attracting wildlife, such as birds and deer. Our friendly staff is happy to answer your questions!|
|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.|