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12 May, 2022

Pet fair huge success

PET lovers of Mareeba came together to show off their loveable pooches and precious felines at the Mareeba Animal Refuge’s annual pet fair.


Best Costume winner; Buddy.

PET lovers of Mareeba came together to show off their loveable pooches and precious felines at the Mareeba Animal Refuge’s annual pet fair. Families bought their pets out to enjoy a day of socialising and displaying their incredible tricks, tips and wagging tails. 

While the refuge did not have any adoptions of homeless animals on the day, there have been several inquiries since the event. 

The winners of the competition were: 

  • Best Costume: Buddy and owner Sera
  • Judge's Choice Dog: Bo with owner Cheyenne
  • Junior Handler: Bear with Nate
  • 1st place for large dog: Thomas with owner Julia
  • 1st place for medium dog: Minx with owner Roel
  • 1st place for small dog: Emi and owner Lisa
  • 1st female cat: Alice and owner Kirsten
  • 1st male cat: Savannah with owner Vivienne
  • Judges Choice Cat: Curly Sue and owner Vivienne.

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