On July 22nd and 23rd, The Dog Agency is bringing PetCon 2023 to Chicago! This extraordinary event celebrates the unbreakable bond between pets and their human companions. For the first time in the Windy City, Morgan Manufacturing will transform into a pet lover’s paradise! A platform for attendees to meet their favorite pet influencers, explore products, and adopt a furry friend will be offered.
Education, entertainment, and community are at the heart of PetCon, creating an enriching experience for both pets and their owners. In partnership with The Humane Society of the United States, ASPCA, and PAWS Chicago, PetCon will also feature local nonprofits like MCP Chicago, Wild Hearts, Live Like Roo Foundation, and Determined to Rise Animal Foundation!
What to Expect at PetCon 2023:
1. Interactive Exhibitions: Engage with various pet-focused goods and exhibitors, including pet illustrators, celebrity groomers, and themed pet photographers. Enjoy treats from Birch Coffee and wine served by Vetique while your pet receives acupuncture or a massage from Pet Massage Plus.
2. Adoption Garden: Promoting pet adoption and rescue organizations, attendees can meet adorable pets from Determined to Rise Animal Foundation, with adoption facilitation available.
3. Expert Speaker Sessions: Renowned professionals and influencers will share insights on pet health, training, online pet influence, and launching pet-based retail products.
4. Nonprofit Showcase: Learn about local nonprofits that support and improve pets’ lives, with ticket holders having the option to purchase a raffle ticket benefiting the Adoption Garden partner, Determined to Rise Animal Foundation.
5. Exhibitors and Sponsors: PetCon is thrilled to welcome exhibitors like Shaw Flooring, showcasing carpets, rugs, cushions, and cleaners, as well as Home2 Suites by Hilton, the official hotel sponsor providing pet-friendly accommodations.
PetCon 2023 promises an unforgettable experience celebrating the love and joy that pets bring to our lives. Check out the full lineup of events, speakers, and programming as well as purchasable tickets here!