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Event:
Fromm Petfest
Start:
September 24, 2016 10:00 am
End:
September 24, 2016 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Category:
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Organizer:
Fromm Family Foods
Phone:
920-350-3378
Updated:
August 27, 2015
Venue:
Henry Maier Festival Park
Phone:
920-350-3378
Address:
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200 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee, WI, 53202, United States
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Fromm Petfest is a free family event on Milwaukee’s lakefront (yep, the Summerfest grounds!) will host a variety of fun pet-focused attractions and activities.  Check out the Bier Garden & Dog Park, the Lure Course, Agility Course, Dock Diving, Doggie Dash, nutritional seminars, grooming competitions, a pet-themed marketplace, contests, live music, food, even a Kids’ Zone. And yes, parking is free too!

By the way, the Bier Garden & Dog Park allows you to enjoy a frosty beverage at their two-level Bier Garden and you can bring your dog over for some supervised off leash play at one of two fully fenced in play areas!

You can explore Adoption Avenue, where some pretty amazing dogs and cats could find their forever homes. Visit with dozens of rescues and non-profits that work tirelessly to better the lives of dogs and cats. Many will have adoptable pets on hand for people to meet along with information on adoption.

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You can also check out the new Petfest University, where you can view the Petfest University education-format presentations from pet professionals ranging from veterinarians to certified trainers, and stay afterwards for some Q&A.

Petfest University Schedule:
10:30-11:15 – Chicago School of Canine Massage
11:30-12:15 – Pet Cancer 101: Prevention, Signs & Symptoms, and Ways to Treat
12:30-1:15 – Milwaukee Dog Training Club
1:30-2:15 – Whispers of Love
2:30-3:15 – MPD K9s at Work with Police Officer Todd Johnson
3:30-4:15 – PetU Animal Communication
4:30-5:15 – Dog Training by Meredith Biehl

Petfest Main Stage Schedule:
10:30-11:15 Wisconsin Disc Doggers
11:30-12:15 Noodles the Wonder Dog
12:30-1:15 Animal Communicator Linda Pavlovich
1:30-2:15 Wisconsin Disc Doggers
2:30-3:15 Popeye and Sailor
3:30-4:45 Contest Finals
5:00-5:45 Meet and Greet Manny the Frenchie & Cooper the Frenchie

The event is happening right where Summerfest takes place along Milwaukee’s lakefront near downtown and the Historic Third Ward. You can access the grounds via I-794, I-43/94, U.S. 18, and Highways 32, 38, 59, and 145.

Get all the details on their Fromm Petfest website!