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Pet Expo

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The much-loved free annual event was last held 30 March 2019 at Kingston Heath Reserve in Cheltenham, just across the road from DFO.  

The Pet Expo features:

  • free activities including pony rides and face painting

  • Frankston Fly Ball Competition, ferret races, presentations by Guide Dogs Victoria and more

  • animal farm by donation (all proceeds to Guide Dogs Victoria)

  • pet competitions:

    • 'happiest dog', 'best dog trick' and 'owner-dog best look-alike' competitions. Limited to the first 15 dogs that visit the Customer Service marquee on the day of the event and enter. Winners announced on the day

    • 'prettiest cat', 'cat-owner best look-alike' and 'grumpiest cat' competitions. To enter your cat, please bring along a photo to the event and include your contact details or email a photo with your details to Winners announced on the City of Kingston Facebook and pet owners will be contacted. Winners announced the week of  8 April  *all pets must be registered with their local Council.

  • community sausage sizzle & a range of food and beverage vendors

  • 50 free show-bags for dogs and cats – leads, toys, treats

Please note: dogs must be on a leash at all times. Owners can also register their pets at the event.

Vendor applications for Pet Expo 2019 are closed.

Thank you for all the applications, we will be in contact to advise the next steps.