Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Pets, their owners, and those in search of a pet are invited to join Charleston County Parks for a full weekend of exhibits, demonstrations, experts, entertainment, and more at Charleston’s premier pet festival, Pet Fest, April 13-14 at Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park.
Pet Fest provides an opportunity for local pet organizations and businesses to showcase their causes, products and services in a fun, pet-friendly environment. Leashed pets are welcome with their owners. Or, come to the festival in search of your new best friend from local rescue groups, who will have adoptable animals. For more information, visit www.ccprc.com/petfest.
Pet Fest 2013 highlights:
• K9s in Flight Frisbee Dogs and Dock Diving
• Lowcountry Dog Magazine’s Cover Model Contest
• Charleston Kennel Club’s “Meet the Breed” and Family Dog Shows
• Pet Contests – Best Trick, Owner Pet Look-Alike, Face Only a Mother Could Love, Musical Sit, Best Dog Costume
• STARR (Search, Tactics, And Rescue/Recovery) emonstrations
• Animal ER: Interactive Vet Experience
• Official presentation of the 2013 Top Dog, Charleston County Parks’ official dog mascot