Frequently asked questions! 

Q: Where do i go for the premium list?

The Premium List is set out and provided by the ODKC. It can found here by clicking the words PREMIUM LIST.

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 8 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


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: how do i order hydro for as an exhibitor for grooming ?

Hydro can be secured for booked grooming areas. Please contact or call 905-659-3113 to get the early booking price of $185 (plus HST)

Q: how do i secure my groom/exhibitor space?

If you would like to secure your own groom space a 10 x 10 spot located in prime placement to the rings the fee is $125 (plus HST). This space can be secured by contacting or call 905-659-3113

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.


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

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