CategoryAnimal Lovers

Thank you, Huell Howser

November 29, 2012

Earlier this week news broke that Huell Howser will be retiring from his beloved show “Calfornia’s Gold” at the end of 2012. For 19 years Huell has taken viewers up, down and throughout California, taking the time to showcase people and places that might be overlooked otherwise. He has even come to Fairplex a couple…

What Does Your Dog Really Think of You?

May 24, 2012

With the annual Mission Circuit Dog Show, presented by Purina Pro Plan, at Fairplex this Memorial Day weekend, there are thousands of dogs on the campus. The multifarious breeds and barking makes me think of P.D. Eastman’s Go, Dog, Go and its boisterous dog party. As a dog lover, it’s hard to sit here and not…

Slither into Fairplex This Weekend for the Reptile Show

January 4, 2011

Happy New Year! The Fairplex family extends best wishes for a prosperous and healthy year to all our shows and guests. It’s the start of a new year and we’re kicking it off in style with the Reptile Super Show this weekend. If it slithers or has scales, it will be here Saturday and Sunday. The…

Vladae, The Russian Dog Wizard, Joins L.A. Pet Fair Line-Up This Weekend

August 2, 2010

The L.A. Pet Fair, the largest pet expo and sale open to the public, keeps getting bigger and bigger. Three shows – Pet Expo USA, APEX – The Aquarium & Pond Expo, and Reptile Super Show – will be taking over three buildings here at Fairplex, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. One ticket lets…

Battling Cancer With Horse Power

March 29, 2010

The San Dimas Ride for Life has organized a unique way to raise money for the American Cancer Society – horseback riding. Instead of walking in a Relay for Life, equestrians will ride their horses for a 10-hour ride-a-thon at Fairplex this Saturday for cancer support. The public is welcome to come out to Fairplex’s horse arenas to…

Collie Club of America National Specialty Show

March 23, 2010

Collies have a reputation as one of the most beautiful dog breeds in the world. These four legged friends have made many families happy.  Like Lassie, possibly one of the world’s most famous dog of all time,  a collie who made our hearts melt. This week, the Collie Club of America brings their National Specialty…