11:00am – 3:00pm
Citizens Park ~ Barrington
FREE ~ Everyone must stop at one of two registration tents to receive a wristband to enter the expo.
The Barrington Park District brings you the first Annual Wags and Wiggles Dog Expo! Filled with demonstrations, crafters, shelters, animal hospitals and more, this event is sure to be a hit with the entire family! For 4 hours, you and your family can walk around beautiful Citizens Park visiting booths from companies and organizations in and around the Barrington Area. Looking to add to your family? Visit one of many adoptables that will be at the expo from various shelters! Looking for the perfect vet for your furry family member? We have plenty on-site to choose from. Dogs need a spa day too! We have some great groomers on hand ready to pamper your pooch! Need a gift? Crafters will be on there to help you find something perfect! Many more fun and exciting opportunities await you and your family at the Wags and Wiggles Dog Expo! We will see you there!
All dogs must be on a non-retractable leash and owner must be in complete control at all times. Waiver of release must be signed at registration tent. Dogs must be current on all shots and vaccines. The Park District reserves the right to dismiss any owner and their dog from the Expo if the Park District feels the owner does not have complete control or if their dog is involved in an incident while attending the Expo.
Lake County Sheriff’s K-9 Dax and Deputy John Forlenza – 12:30pm
Disaster Dogs of Illinois K-9 Ivan and Op. Director Bill Miller – 1:30pm
A Little R&R Animal Sanctuary – Adoptables
Animal House Shelter – Adoptables
ChiTown Pitties Inc. – Adoptables and ChiTown merchandise.
Kristine Fitzpatrick – Handmade decor, mugs, t-shirts, jewlery.
Holly Gale – Homemade dog and cat treats.
Pinky’s Wickless – Scentsy animal product line.