All July and August | Amazing Pets Show at the Grand Country Music Hall in Branson, MO. Includes trained house cats and dogs. Tickets at grandcountry.com.
July 10-11 | Purebred and Household Pet Cat Show, Amarillo Civic Center Complex, Amarillo, TX; sponsored by TICA Yellow Rose Cat Club, @TicaYellowRoseCatClub.
July 27 | Claws for Alarm, book 5 in the Cat Café Mystery Series by Cate Conte — available at a book store/website near you.
14-15 | Great Cats of Great Lakes presents Soaring to the Top, the Great Lakes Regional Banquet and Awards Show held in Oshkosh, WI. Updates on Facebook @GreatCatsOfGreatLakes or tica.org/events/show-calendar.
17-19 | SuperZoo Pet Industry Tradeshow, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV. For pet product and pet service professionals. Register at superzoo.org.
July 29-Aug. 2 | American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Convention 2021, Minneapolis, MN. Event open to veterinary industry professionals. Register at avma.org.
1 ID Your Pet Day
5 Pet Remembrance Day
11 All-American Pet Photo Day
15 Pet Fire Safety Day
21 Craft for Your Local Shelters Day
8 International Cat Day
15 Check the (Micro) Chip Day
22 Take Your Cat to the Vet Day
28 Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day
30 Holistic Pet Day
As show dates may change, check the show site for updates. You can also catch up on the latest upcoming events at catster.com. And, if you have a cat event planned — even if it’s virtual — let us know about it by emailing email@example.com.
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