Take a look below at the various activities, entertainment, vendor highlights and a few videos we posted just for fun!


Virtual President's Choice SuperDogs Show 

In case you haven't heard, this year we are excited to be partnering with the President's Choice SuperDogs. Although they aren't with us live right now, they produced this very special video just for us and Petapolooza Fans!

Paint a Paw Print with Nicole Wilmot

Learn about a local artist Nicole Wilmot while she shows you how to paint a paw print for your pet. Give your painting skills a try when she shows you how to paint a Pawprint. Tag us with your beautiful creations at @PickeringEvents on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter.

Learn how to make cat and dog toys with the Pickering Public Library

Do you have a pet at home who needs extra play-time during COVID-19? Join The City of Pickering's Animal Services and the Pickering Public Library in learning how to make pet toys to keep your pets happy and occupied! 

Learn how to make your own bug repellent with Oil Monkey's 

Mosquito and tick season is here! Watch this video by Oil Monkey's and learn how to make your own bug repellent for your pet.

Join Annika from Arts Unleashed as she shows you how to make your very own cardboard pet!

It's a free adoption with virtually no maintenance and you can even have a purple puppy with polka dots! Unleash your imagination and show us what pet you make today!

How well can you read a dog's body language? 

Take a look at this activity sheet by Sarah Wilson dog expert and see if you can get them all correct. 

Learn how to make Vegan Dog Treats!

Watch this video to find out how easy it can be to make your own dog treats.

How to make 5 easy cat toys that your cat will go crazy for!

Who doesn't love crafts? This video explains how to make cat toys in a fun and easy way that anyone can do.

We can't forget about the rabbit lovers out there!

Here's a video on how to make toys your rabbit will be "Hoppy" about all day long.

Exhibitor Highlights

Pamela Johnston Photography

Pam is a Pickering resident and a strong supporter of Animal Services. She has been part of many photography fundraising events to raise money for Animal Services. Check out a few of the photos she took at last year's Petapolooza on her website. Who knows, you might spot yourself!

Kawigga Pet Products

From treats to toys to cozy machine washable beds, fashionable bandanas and adorable pet charms, Kawigga Pet Products have it all!

Photo Gallery: Kawigga will appear here on the public site.

Therapeutic Paws Of Canada

Therapeutic Paws of Canada is a non-profit organization of volunteers providing animal resources for human needs (physical, mental, educational, motivational, socialization) through regular visits to hospitals, residences, schools and more. This video gives a shout out to the Ajax/Pickering team. This team visits a variety of facilities in our area and even during this difficult time, will continue to find new and creative ways to keep the visits going. 

Wagz Wear 

Looking to personalize your pet products?  Check out what Wagz Wear has for your pet!

Puppy Boutique

These super cute dog backpacks are made in Toronto! They also double as a harness and come with a zippered pouch for storage of poop bags, keys, treats, toys  and more!  Great for small to medium sized dogs and even some fashionable cats!

Beautiful Chaos

Katrina is the talent behind Beautiful Chaos. She uses metal stamping to create personal items with messages that bring joy to everyone. She makes bracelets, keychains, necklaces and of course dog tags. Each item is handmade, unique, and made with love. This is a quick process video of how she makes her keychains and pet tags!