The Colorado Springs Pet Expo

Fred Hassan, CEO of Sit Means Sit

Fred Hassen Fred Hassan, the CEO of “Sit Means Sit”, will be on hand to demonstrate his popular dog training techniques.


Come see Carlos, the CWD Hero Dog!

carlos1CWD Carlos is a 10 yr old Labrador Retriever that retired in 2011 from his duties as an Explosives Detection Dog after protecting US and ISAF forces for close to 5yrs. Carlos worked with the US Army’s 3rd & 4th ID’s in Baghdad for 2½ yrs and was then transferred to Kandahar in 2009 to work in direct support of US Special Forces in various forward areas and is credited with actual finds on missions saving countless lives of our troops. As he aged, he was transferred to work with ISAF and was then retired. In November 2011, Carlos was adopted and took his “Freedom Flight Home” from Kabul, Afghanistan to Colorado Springs, Colorado. Ever the Warrior, in retirement, Carlos has survived Cancer, Spleen and Laryngeal Paralysis surgeries as well as battling various other physical ailments including cardio myopathy. Ever the warrior, Carlos continues to serve and is a Goodwill Ambassador for Mission K9 Rescue. He is a HERO to those whose lives he saved and a WARRIOR fighting through medical issues with a zest for life.

Show Details

pets_8936112MediumColorado Springs is one of the most Pet Friendly communities in the country. The show features over one hundred top pet exhibitors from across the state, along with lots of activities for animal lovers.

The show will also host non-stop events throughout the weekend: including pet demonstrations and adoptions, FREE and discount vaccines, and much more!

Show dates and times:
Saturday, April 26 – 10:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, April 27 – 11:00am to 4:00pm

Adults $5, Seniors (62+) & Military $ 4, Children 12 and under are free.

For More Information Contact:

Kelli Shepard
Show Manager
1-800-756-4788 ext. 25