Today to Sunday is when the Targi Kielce expo halls are filled to the brim with 4,500 dogs - wagging tails time is on. The International Pedigree Dog Exhibition and the ZOO Pets Supplies Expo are in the full sway
As the authorities of the Kielce Kennel Club in Poland emphasize, the organizers of the event did not have such a large exhibition this year in our country. An important element of the International Dog Show is the pointer dog competition held within the scope of Club Show on Saturday. The event guests are offered the chance to savour the display of poodle pointers, Irish setters, small Munsterlanders and Breton spaniels, to name just a few.
The ZOO Pet Supplies Show abounds with mouth-watering specialities
Visitors who left their own dogs at home can make the best use of a wide range of products prepared by the exhibitors of the Zoo Salon - Pets Supplies and Accessories Exhibition which accompanies the dog show. Consumers' awareness of the \meals composition has been growing, and owners are increasingly on lookout for what their pet eats. It is worth becoming acquainted with a wide range of food stuffs presented by distributors and producers. A reindeer meet dish, wild boar spiced up with forest berries - sounds like a dish in an expensive restaurant. This is dog food from one of the companies which showcase here. The conscious owner can also buy dietary supplements and special oils prepared for four-legged friends.
Shows at Targi Kielce
In addition to dog beauties and a full range of accessories for animals, other attractions also await at Targi Kielce. Dog tricks, frisbee, dogdancing, dog basketball, nosework, treibal - these are just some of the shows that await visitors. There is also competitions and games galore for the youngest animal lovers. The "Sabbath Lysa Gora Show" contest is the annual tradition - this is when dogs and their owners make public presentations in disguise.
Targi Kielce for charity
The International Pedigree Dog Exhibition agenda has included the many-year tradition - the Targów Kielce’s original “Lend a helping ... paw” campaign. This year, exhibition and visitors help the AUREA Golden Aid Foundation from Warsaw. The main goal of the foundation is to provide comprehensive assistance to homeless, abandoned, hurt, unwanted, sick animals, in particular Golden Retriever dogs. The exhibition is the chance for the foundation representatives to have their say and talk about important issues and among them 'pseudo-breeding' farms Raising awareness of future owners of of this breed is one of the overriding objectives. The exhibition participants as well as those who join the Pets Supplies and Accessories Exhibition ZOO Expo may visit the foundation at its little bazaar.
Only healthy dogs are allowed in the Exhibition grounds - a set of current vaccinations required. Dogs ought to be registered for a given exhibition
regular: 15 PLN
reduced ticket prices - visitors up to 14 years of age: PLN 10
children up to 4 years of age: free admission
Parking ticket price:
passenger cars (single-visit payment): 30 PLN
passenger cars entering the multi-storey car park: PLN 3 / hour
(Saturday - 23 November open from 9.00, Sunday - 24 November from 10.00)
buses: 30 PLN (single-entry fee)
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