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Posted: Wednesday, August 22, 2012 9:16 PM

Wonder Pet Expo "Paws" its way to Dallas
The FREE, fun-for-the-entire family event--including your pet-- makes its debut Oct. 20 at the Dallas Market Hall in Downtown Dallas

Award-winning petblogger, Preston Speaks and nationally renowned Dog Tipper publishers, Paris Permenter and John Bigley will do stage presentations and book signings. The husband-wife team will also debut their highly anticipated children's coloring book. The Dallas Police Department will amaze the crowd with their K-9 Demos and pet experts will share exclusive tips on training.

Pets are allowed on a fixed lead with proof of age-appropriate vaccinations.

Children will be selected from the audience to race with Bonzi and Pinky in the Wonder Paws RaceWay. Bonzi races against animal abuse; Pinky races against puppy mills. Kids can also enjoy face painting, games and arts and crafts.

“Wonder Pet Expos aim to help future generations know the importance of adopting, spay and neuter while offering the best in pet products and services," said Kathy Hulin, founder of Wonder Pet Expos. "We are proud to bring our event to Dallas, a city of pet lovers who search for the best pet related items and care for their four-legged family members."

Pet Vaxs will be on hand offering low-cost vaccinations and Kaufman County Animal Awareness Project will be offering discounted micro-chipping. Pet owners can pamper their loved ones with free "Spa-pawdicures," ear cleaning and other grooming specials. Every pet is welcome to enter the "Most Pawsome Pet" Pageant, which will be judged in multiple categories. Attendees can also sign up for incredible prizes, drawings and raffles.

Exhibitors include, Paradise 4 Paws, Camp Bow Wow,, Invisible Fence of Dallas, Lolly Paws Dog Bakery, and various area rescues. Adoptable dogs will also be available in the Wonder Paws Rescue Arena and Derby Doggie Races will be hosted at the event also. Derby Doggie Races will have heats of small, medium and large dogs. Registration for the races can be done at the event. These races are people and pet friendly.

Dallas Market Hall is located at 2200 Stemmons Freeway Dallas, Texas 75207. For an event schedule and more information, please visit or our Facebook page at and Twitter page at

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