Select Featured Vendors will be presenting throughout the day at the Angel Pets Expo, Saturday, June 8th, 2019 10-6pm – Salons (B/C) Renaissance Hotel
Dr. Beth Jones – Asheville Animal Acupuncture
1:00-1:30 and 3:00-3:30p
Presentation topic: Animal Acupuncture with demonstration on a senior pet. Dr. Jones will explain animal acupuncture and demonstration will demystify the experience.
SMART MEDICINE: Beth Jones, Asheville Animal Acupuncture and Wellness Clinic, calls for vaccines, parasite prevention, “biologically appropriate food” and alternative therapies like acupuncture for our pets. Photo courtesy of Beth Jones
WagHab – Canine Rehabilitation
10:00-10:30 and 2:00-2:30
Presentation Topic: Improving Mobility in the Aging Dog: Techniques and ideas on keeping older dogs mobile and active
Megan Day will discuss specific exercises and stretches that can be performed to help our pets as they age; appropriate types and amounts of exercise for the aging dog; mobility aids and products that can help the dog and the offerings we have at Waghab that can help our pets as they age.
Megan Day founded WagHab in 2011 after completing the certification program in canine rehabilitation at University of Tennessee at Knoxville. Megan performs comprehensive evaluations and treatments geared toward your pet’s specific injury, surgery recovery, or for general strengthening and conditioning. They are provided on an individual basis.
WagHab offers a full complement or canine rehabilitation services, including: Comprehensive Evaluations; Hydrotherapy – Underwater Treadmill; Laser Therapy; Therapeutic Ultrasound and Electrical Stimulation; Skilled Manual Therapy, Including Joint and Spine Mobilizations And Massage; Individualized Therapeutic Exercise Prescriptions; Brace and Cart/Wheelchair Fitting and Ordering; Wellness and Weight Loss Program
PSAnimal – Patty Summers
Presentation topic: Benefits animal communication related to senior care, pet transition and after!
Author of Talking With the Animals, Patty Summers, is an internationally known animal communicator and currently provides communication workshops as well as consultations for animals and their human companions to resolve conflicts or to aid in communication. A video, Reawakening to Animal Communication, and a CD, Communicating With the Animals, has also been produced on her work.
She has been communicating with animals since she was a child and has worked professionally with animals since 1985: in veterinary practices, as manager of pet supply stores, as an animal control officer, and as an assistant manager of a humane society until 1995 when she began offering her skills as an animal communicator to others as a profession.
Patty has received training in the Tellington T-Touch method, is a Reiki Master, and has studied several other healing and behavioral modification techniques which she finds helpful in her quest to promote harmony between humans and their animals family.
We offer a range of pet caregiver services you may need as you cope with the loss of a beloved pet or while caring for an aging or sick pet. Day by Day Pet Caregiver Support was created to honor our own beloved pets who change our lives every day by opening our hearts and making us more compassionate people. Monthly support circles. Licensed professional counseling. Dedicated telephone hotline. Online support group. Pet Loss and Grief Workshops. 24/7 HOTLINE. Memorializing Your Pet.
2:30-3:00 and 4:00-4:30
Luxury House Call Dog Grooming. Where your pet’s comfort is our priority!
Is your schedule too hectic to coordinate dropping off and picking up your pup? Professional house call grooming, by Barking Mountain Pet Styles award winning Pet Stylist Rachel Mongno, might be the solution you and your pet are looking for!Customized house call grooming brings the grooming salon to you; discerning pet parents all over Asheville are discovering the difference Barking Mountain Pet Styles can make for their pet.
10:00-10:30 and 3:30-4:00
Trupanion is dedicated to providing you with the best pet medical insurance plan possible to help easily and safely protect your pets. This is our promise to you.
• We will provide one simple plan that covers injuries, illnesses, diagnostic testing, surgeries, medications, and lab work. Your plan will be easy for both you and your veterinarian to use.
• We will offer customizable deductibles so you can afford to insure your pet, no matter your budget.
• We will reimburse 90% of covered costs with no hidden fees, no “reasonable costs,” and no payout limits.
• We will strive to pay your veterinarian directly when possible, and we will do everything in our power to pay your claim in a timely fashion.
• We are pet lovers too, and we want to be the best we can be. Let use know what you think! We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1:30-2:00 and 4:30-5:00
As the region’s largest independent non-profit provider of end of life care, Four Seasons provides the highest quality of care to patients and families. Founded in 1979, Four Seasons, a nationally respected, award-winning Palliative and Hospice Care non-profit organization, remains deeply committed to serving the community through fulfilling its mission of “Co-Creating the Care Experience.” To date, Four Seasons has served more than 10,000 patients in Western North Carolina.
Facilitated by grief counselors, participative support groups offer a confidential and comfortable environment in which participants may share their grief experiences with others.