NEXT SHOW

September 17-18, 2022

International Centre
Mississauga, 6900 Airport Road

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Doors are open from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am 5:00 pm

The Canadian Pet Expo, Canadian Reptile Breeders with the World of Coral and Aquatics are all high energy, interactive, and are pet and family friendly events. Also included in the weekend events are the following: Interactive Agility Pet Area, Guest Speakers, Workshops, TICA Cat Show, CPE Small Animal Village and the list keeps growing.

As well the return of the CRBE Lounge with part of the proceeds from there going to the CanHerp advocacy funding.

The Canadian Pet Expo will be presenting its responsible pet ownership message to all of the pet families and their pets through out the weekend. With our diversity in the vendors list and dedicated team of sponsors the Canadian Pet Expo will continue to share the message that every pet is a companion for life and to share each day with them as you would with every family member.

We look forward to sharing our pet families with yours at the Canadian Pet Expo!

– Grant and Yvonne Crossman and the CPE Team

The Canadian Reptile Breeders and Exotic Pet Expo is exactly that! A convention and consumer event promoting the captive propagation of reptiles and exotics to the specialty pet family homes across Canada.

The Canadian Reptile Breeders and Exotic Pet Expo is exactly that! A convention and consumer event promoting the captive propagation of reptiles and exotics to the specialty pet family homes across Canada.

With COVID the hobby interest of specialty pet captive breeding and conservation has exploded beyond global expectations. With this comes the accountability to promote responsible pet ownership, this is where the Canadian Reptile Breeders Expo is necessary to share the message.

Vendors from across the USA, Canada and overseas venture to the Canadian capital of herps for this weekend of events, presentations, marketplace and most importantly coming together to share the knowledge along with passion of working with reptiles. Guest presentations from industry leaders!

This years CRBE – CPE along with the World of Coral and Aquatics is the largest gathering of reptile and aquatic vendors in Canada. Over 175 consumer vendor booths from manufacturers to distributors to private breeders all offering for sale products, services and the greatest selection of captive bred reptiles and aquatics from around the world.

While you’re at the CRBE be sure to check out all of the pet focused events throughout the weekend: The Canadian Reptile Breeders Expo, The Canadian Pet Expo and the World of Coral and Aquatics . All of these events are included in your admission price.

While there marveling the weekend be sure to drop by the CRBE Lounge where you can enjoy some live music (from some of the herpers), a beverage and speak with some of the guests that will be on site. Part of the CRBE lounge proceeds will be going directly to CanHerp. So don’t feel guilty enjoying a beverage or two its all for a great cause.

ABOUT THE SHOW

The Fall Canadian Pet Expo, Canadian Reptile Breeders Expo, the World of Coral and Aquatic is the iconic specialty pet show that was established over 15 years ago at the International Centre in Mississauga as part of the CPE Family of events. The CPE has a strong following with thousands of responsible pet owners that thrive with the energy of pets and families.

Our anticipated attendance to the 2022 Fall is 27,000 to 29,000 pet enthusiasts. Our marketing demographics is geared towards the present and future pet families in Ontario, Eastern Canada and the North Eastern States of the USA.

Being this is the firs World of Coral and Aquatics event in Toronto we are anticipating a significant increase in attendance with the new segment being welcomed to the family.

Engaging both the pets and their families is the vision of all CPE events. Our CPE family will continue to introduce the newest and most responsible pet products, services, pet celebrities along with the pet activities and education that grow the bonds of the family pet members.

EXHIBITOR CATEGORIES

General Exhibitor: for all pet products, services, pet industry focused vendors

Dog and or Cat Breeder: Canadian breeders that are breeding to offer to new homes purebred dogs and or cats These breeds must be recognized by groups such as TICA and or the CKC

Reptile Exhibitor: for all vendors offering live captive produced reptiles, reptile products, reptile industry services.

Aquatic Exhibitor: for all vendors offering live aquatic, corals, aquatic industry services, aquatic industry products.

Groomer Exhibitor: vendors with a focus on grooming services.

Rescue/Club: Not for profit exhibitors that are fundraising or bringing awareness for their clubs’ efforts in re-homing of breed specific or general pets

Canadian Pet Small Business Vendor: this is an inquiry for space requests on an individual basis. This opportunity for Canadian Pet related businesses to capture the energy of Canada’s largest pet family event. Send all requests to info@CanadianPetExpo.ca with company profile

EXHIBITOR PERKS

The Canadian Pet Expo strives to set up every vendor with the opportunity for success as soon as they register for each event

  • Free Parking
  • Assistance to unload directly to your booth
  • On-Site Storage limited
  • Show Package Listing
  • Website Listing
  • Social media support
  • Exhibitor Badges
  • Security on site 24 hours
  • Draped back wall and side panels with each booth
  • FREE Passes to promote participation at the Canadian Pet Expo
  • Priority booking for upcoming Canadian Pet Expo events
  • Unique opportunities to share brands
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BOOTH PRICING

BOOTH PRICING

All booth pricing is based on full three day participation and is all applicable to HST. No booth will be secured without a deposit placed at the time of booking. Prices in brackets are bookings made after July 31st 2022. All booths are 10×10 – 100 Square feet

Exhibitor Booth – $950 Booked with a deposit before July 31st  ($1075 after July 31st)

Dog / Cat Breeder Booth –  $375 Booked with a deposit before July 31st  ($475 after July 31st) Limited Number of Booths for this category

Reptile Booth –  $750 Booked with a deposit before July 31st  ($925 after July31st) This booth includes Hydro

Aquatic Booth = $550 Booked with a deposit before July 31st ($750 after July 31st) this booth includes hydro This option is not yet available to book online so please email us with your details info@canadianpetexpo.ca

Groomer Booth –  $550 Booked with a deposit before July 31st  ($625 after July 31st) Limited Number of Booths for this category

Rescue / Club –  $350 Booked with a deposit before July 31st  ($450 after July 31st) Limited Number of Booths for this category

Canadian Pet Small Business Vendor Booth – pricing is based on the presentation to the CPE show committee. Please send your request in an email with an outline of your business for consideration. Limited Number of Booths for this category. This option is not available on the booking site.

Any booking made on account without a deposit is not considered booked in full. The CPE reserves the ability to offer booked booths on account to others with deposits.

GUEST APPEARANCE

DAV KAUFMAN

Rattle On Dav Kaufmans adventures, Minneapolis MN

Dav graces our Canadian soil at the CRBE. Davs passion to travel the world filiming unique, incredible and sometimes dangerous reptiles and amphibians creates many life moments he shares for all to learn from. Davs knowledge of herps and network of friends spans the world. Davs adventures spans the world be sure to drop by the CRBE Lounge Saturday and Sunday 1:15 PM to meet the reptile globe trotter himself.

GUEST APPEARANCE

BRIAN KUSKO

Triple B, California USA

Brian will be on hand to say hi to his Canadian followers in the CRBE Lounge Saturday and Sunday from 12:00-1:00 PM. Brian is one of the greatest reptile YouTuber out there posting videos of his travels bringing a positive message and energy around the globe. Brian’s family vision drives his ambition to promote the hobby to all age groups at every event he attends. At the same time Brians focus on breeding Ball Pythons has established his collection as of one of the best in the USA.

GUEST APPEARANCE

Shawn Heflick

Croc Manor, Florida

Shawn an avid supporter of the captive reptile hobby is spending the weekend with the CRBE hoping to see many of his students from the Canadian Croc University hosted by the CRBE. Shawn an explorer, adventurer, biologist and past co-host for Python Hunters he is now teaching in Florida while working with his beloved passion of Crocodilians at his Croc Manor. Shawn will be at the CRBE Lounge Saturday 3-4 and Sunday 2-3, be sure to say hi and talk some Crocs with Shawn.

GUEST APPEARANCE

MORE GUESTS TO BE ANNOUNCED!

PREFERRED HOTEL

BEST WESTERN PREMIER
TORONTO AIRPORT

Canadian Pet Expo Rate: $109 / night Rate includes:

– Parking – 1 car per room – Ample onsite parking
– Pets Welcome
– Wireless high speed internet service
– 24/7 Airport shuttle service runs every 20 minutes
– The use of the Indoor Pool & The Fitness Center

To book a reservation by phone please call: 416-637-7000 and request group rate code: PETEXPO

PREFERRED HOTEL

BEST WESTERN PREMIER TORONTO AIRPORT

Canadian Pet Expo Rate: $109 / night Rate includes:

– Parking – 1 car per room – Ample onsite parking
– Pets Welcome
– Wireless high speed internet service
– 24/7 Airport shuttle service runs every 20 minutes
– The use of the Indoor Pool & The Fitness Center

To book a reservation by phone please call: 416-637-7000 and request group rate code: PETEXPO

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q: IT SAYS AN EVENT STARTS AT 8AM, BUT DOORS OPEN AT 10AM?

Yes! Some of the events like Canada’s Largest Cat Show and the CPE Classic require extra time for judging, that they need to get underway early. The events will be in full swing when we open our doors daily for the general pet public!

Q: WHAT ARE THE HOURS?

Saturday 10am till 6pm and Sunday from 10am till 5pm

Q: ARE TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE SHOW?

Yes, you can Purchase tickets at the show with Cash, Visa, Mastercard and Debit, however you can skip the big line up and get in faster by buying your tickets online as well take advantage of exclusive admission savings by purchasing online!

Q: ARE KIDS FREE?

Children under 5 are FREE!

Q: CAN I BRING MY PET?

YES! Pets are welcome! We are a show dedicated to the whole family! You can print out a waiver here or fill it out at the show

Q: WHERE CAN I GET A SCHEDULE AT THE SHOW?

Our CPE information desk will have programs, schedules and all the necesary items to enjoy the events and your time at the Canadian Pet Expo.

Q: ARE WHEELCHAIRS AVAILABLE?

We have a very limited number of wheelchairs, and they are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Q: HOW MUCH IS PARKING?

Like all the Canadian Pet Expo events, parking is FREE!

Q: WHERE IS THE SHOW?

The show is at the International Centre in Mississauga! 6900 Airport Road. Directions can be found here!

Q: CAN I PAY EXHIBITORS WITH A CREDIT CARD?

Most do take credit cards. We also have ATM machines on the floor for your convenience.

Q: WHEN DO THE MEET AND GREETS HAPPEN?

Each of the celebrity animals will be on hand throughout the weekend. Times vary due to their varied schedules. Find our full schedule here.

Q: WHERE ARE THERE PET REST STATIONS?

Pet rest stations are throughout all three halls. Look out for the Pet Rest Station signs.