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As part of our commitment to the wellbeing of our community’s furry, four-legged members and their owners, we are thrilled to announce our first-ever Boroondara Pet Expo on Saturday 17 November 2018.

The expo is your chance to learn everything you need to know about caring for your furry family members - while having fun at the same time!

Event details

This family-friendly celebration of our furry friends features:

  • entertainment and demonstrations
  • competitions and prizes
  • pet-related stalls 
  • FREE micro-chipping service
  • tips and tricks about caring for your pet from our experts
  • activities for the kids.

When: Saturday 17 November 2018, 8am-1pm
Where: Boroondara Farmers Market, Patterson Reserve, Hawthorn

Dogs on leads welcome. Please note: all dogs must be kept on leads at all times as a condition of entry.

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Did you know... 

  • Nearly 20,000 dogs and cats are registered in Boroondara
  • Labradors are our most popular dog breed 
  • Our most popular pet names (for both cats and dogs!) are Charlie, Max, Bella and Coco
  • There are 45 designated off-leash areas for dogs in Boroondara.
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