Schedule of Events

11:15 am – Traci Betts Shape a Pup Demo / Q & A

Positive Training Demonstration with Traci Betts KPA CTP of Shape A Pup followed by an “Ask The Trainer” Question and Answer session.

12:15 Scott Sheaffer USA Dog Behavior  Fear, Anxiety,  Aggression & Phobias in Dogs / Q & A

Demonstration by Scott Schaeffer CDBC, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA, of USA Dog Behavior followed by an “Ask The Behaviorist” Question and Answer session.

1:15 Don Feare, Animal Attorney  Q & A

DFW Animal Attorney Don Feare will be presenting an “Ask The Animal Lawyer” Question and Answer session and speaking about animal-related legal concerns for pet parents.

2:15  pm – Awards Presentation

Law Enforcement & Shelter Awards Presentation:  This year’s Miracle Award recipients are Grapevine Chief of Police, Mike Hamlin, Fort Worth Chief of Police Joel Fitzgerald, and Grapevine Animal Shelter Director Kristina Valentine.   The award is given to local shelters and law enforcement for promoting Humane Dog Laws, Education, Positive Training, Rescue Transfer programs, and open adoptions while ensuring safe communities of all dogs and people in their community through positive education and practices.

2:30 pm – Costume Contest

Watch the pups strut in their best costumes or enter your own dog in the costume contest!

2:45 pm – Raffle Announcements

Stick around for raffle prizes donated by our amazing sponsors!

Event Information:
We require all dog handlers to be 18 and over.
Retractable leashes are not allowed.
Prong, shock, or choke collars are not allowed.
No dogs in season will be permitted.