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World Dog Expo 2017
June 9 @ 9:00 am - June 11 @ 6:00 pm
World Dog Expo is set to kick off June 9th of 2017 at the Meadowlands Expo Center, just outside NYC.
This premiere event will capture the attention of dog enthusiasts from around the world. Plus, as
the first event of its kind, and with the growing international fascination with dogs, it is expected
that this event will generate a buzz throughout the New York media market.
The three–day spectacular event will celebrate dogs everywhere in a large–scale, cutting edge multimedia
format. With multiple stages, both inside and outside the impressive facility, attendees will
enjoy world championship caliber events such as dock diving and disc dog. They can also see amazing
dogs compete in fly ball, rally obedience, treibball, barn hunt and agility, just to name a few.
World Dog Expo will also feature an exciting breed showcase area, highlighting over one hundred
breeds known from all over the world. A world championship grooming competition will spotlight
the art of pet grooming as never seen before. And the show will work to promote dog rescue, fostering
Aside from the spectator events, World Dog Expo will include educational seminars on proper care
and nutrition, pet first aid, as well as other classes for pet owners. It will also feature industry specific
classes for professionals in the pet care industry.
Perhaps the main attraction of World Dog Expo will be the notable trade show event, featuring a
huge array of dog–centered products across hundreds of booths. The trade show will be positioned
throughout the two main halls, plus an outdoor events area. Attendees will be able to find the
newest and best products for their canine companions. Participating vendors will benefit from the
unprecedented exposure created for the event.
** Barkleigh Productions is the leading trade show and media company for the pet care industry.
They produce eight shows for the grooming industry, including Groom Expo, and the two largest pet
boarding industry shows. Neil Ryan has produced some of the largest stadium, arena and festival
concerts in the country, including Coachella. Neil also has extensive experience producing live TV,
Internet and Satellite radio simulcasts and taped specials for HBO, Showtime and other clients.
Joey Villani is the face of the pet care industry after having appeared in many TV shows, including
Dogs 101 and Groomer Has It. He also co-hosts Animal Radio and is part owner of Intergroom. Dave
Walker is one of the most sought after site coordinators in the world. He has worked with Coachella,
Justin Bieber and most events at MetLife Stadium.