There are a few unique all-animal and exotic animal expos coming up in different areas of the country next month. One of the shows is even pet-friendly!
Scott Smith’s All Animal Expo LLC
February 6, 21
DuPage County Fairgrounds
These multi-species expos will be open to the public from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM. Admission is $5, but free for children under 10.
This show has over 100 tables, and is largely reptile based. They will hold all sorts of other animals, like puppies and kittens that are not bred in mills, and birds like canaries and parrots. Small exotic animals will also be featured, like sugar gliders, hedgehogs and ferrets. Chinchillas and rabbits will also be present, along with tarantulas, scorpions and seahorses! They will even have some small livestock, like chickens and ducks.
Of course there will also be discounted supplies for many of these animals, such as cages, tanks, bedding, toys and decorations. Many food items, like crickets, mice and rats, will also be available for purchase.
Super Pet Expo
NJ Convention & Exposition Center
Edison, New Jersey
This all-weekend show will take place on Friday from 4:00 PM-9:00 PM; Saturday from 10:00 AM-7:00 PM; and Sunday from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM. There will be over 150 pet related vendors, along with unique educational and entertaining activities. One of the entertainers will be Mutts Gone Nuts, which will be a dog trick comedy show. There will also be a Puppy Playground, which is over 5,000 square feet of space for your dog to play and socialize. There will even be a venomous snake exhibit! Leashed pets are welcome to accompany you; just read the pet waiver beforehand.
Super Pet Expo
Valley Forge Convention Center
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
See the above description. It is the same show as in New Jersey, just at a different location!
34th Unique Animal Expo & Pet Fair
Washington County Fairgrounds
February 27, 28
This is the “Oldest and Largest Combined Animal Expo in the Pacific Northwest!” This fair will take place from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM on both days. It costs $8 for adults, $5 for seniors, $4 for children 5-12, and free for children under 5. This expo will feature 114 vendor booths. There will be an exhibit area, which will have one section for live birds, one section for live reptiles, and one for live mammals, each with supplies for sale.