JUST ANNOUNCED! Latest schedule of events!
Join us for our 4th Annual Columbia Pet Expo Unleashed on Sat., Aug. 27, from 9 a.m to 2 p.m., at Stephens Lake Park. Treats Unleashed is once again partnering up with Columbia area rescue groups, related pet industries, and others to create a fun-filled day for families and their four-legged furry kids. The event benefits No Kill Columbia’s Spay & Neuter Project.
Here are just a few of the things that will be going on during the Expo!
Games – lots of fun for pets and family throughout the day, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
- Fun for the whole family!
- Towering Treat Race
- Cake Walk
- Paw for the Course
- Puppy Picasso Painting
- Doggie Limbo
Free Give Aways
We’re giving away four $25 Treats Unleashed gift cards! Enter for a chance to win!
Drawings at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., and 1 p.m.
throughout the day, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Gordon Shelter
King and Queen of the Expo!
NEW this year! Starts at 11 a.m.
Open to all senior pets!
The oldest male and female cat or dog attendees at the Expo will be crowned King and Queen! Winners will receive a crown and a special royal treat!
11 a.m., at Gordon Shelter
Stop by their booths for answers to your questions about foods and treats, plus free samples.
throughout the day, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Please support these animal rescue and shelter groups, who play a key role in caring for our area’s homeless pet population. (groups in attendance subject to change)
- ARFF MO (Animal Responsibility for Fayette, MO)
- Boone County Animal Care
- Bark for Life
- Central Missouri Humane Society
- Everything Greyt Greyhound Adoption
- No Kill Columbia
- PALS (University of Missouri therapy dog club)
- People Helping Paws
- Puppies with a Purpose
- Serendipity German Shepherd Dog Rescue
- Unchained Melodies Dog Rescue
8 a.m. – Columbia Pet Expo Unleashed 5K Run – begins promptly at 8 a.m.
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Silent Auction, Raffle Baskets, and 50/50 tickets! All proceeds benefit No Kill Columbia.
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Pet Photo Contest Voting
Vote for your favorite pet photo!
Secondary Island Shelter
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Treat Truck and Food Trucks
Don’t miss some COMO’s favorite foods and treats, for humans and pets!