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 * Canine Caviar* Canidae * Dave’s Pet Food * Evangers * holistic select * FROMm * Hi Tek  * Instinct * merrick * Natural Balance * Natures Variety Raw * Nutri Source * Orijen * Prairie * Precise * Primal raw * Raw Health * stella & chewies * Steve’s Real Food * taste of the wild * Tripett * Wellness *
* WERuva * Zignature*


*Has been in business for 15 years; not a chain or franchise, established 1999

*The owners (Karen & Paul Rowan) are extremely knowledgeable in dog nutrition, behavior and training; they have been breeding (1 litter every 4 years), training, competing with and rescuing dogs for over 22 years

*Karen & Paul have 8 dogs (4 Champion Dalmatians, 2 future champion Dalmatians & 2 Chihuahuas (rescues),   Let’s not forget about the various foster dogs and cats that have stayed with us throughout the years!

*We have hands on - practical experience raising & rescuing dogs; Having a problem?  Come on in and see how we can help!  

*Advice you can trust with the real practical experience to back it up!

*Pet Essentials is independently owned/operated, not a franchise or chain

*Pet Essentials’ has great customer service & a knowledgable staff

*Pet Essentials’ prices are as competitive as the big box stores, if 
not lower.  

                Please compare!  You’ll be pleasantly surprised!!

WHAT:         Fall Paw Dive2014

When:  October 17th, 18th & 19th


Where:   Pet Essentials

A portable pool will be set up in the parking lot of Pet essentials


for 2014

Fall Paw Dive 2014

Friday, Oct 17th- Practice Day

Have you ever wondered if your dog would leap off a dock into a pool to retrieve their toy?

Come out to Pet Essentials to test your dogs jumping skills.  2:00 PM to 5:30 Pm  Jumps $15

  1. BIG AIR WAVE #1- 6:oo pm

Saturday, Oct 18th- Competition

Competition begins  10 AM to 6 PM

  1. Big Air Wave #2- 1o am

  2. Big Air Wave #3- 12:00 pm

  3. Big Air Wave #4 2:00 pm

  4. Extreme Vertical- 4pm

Sunday, Oct 19th- Finals

Competition begins 10 AM to 5 PM

  1. Big Air Wave #5- 9:30 am

  2. Big Air Wave #6- 11:30 am

  3. Speed Retrieve- 1:30 pm

  4. Big Air Final 3:00 pm

Do you have a Dock DOG?


Pet Essential’s Celebrates 15 years serving the Charlotte Pet Community

Come watch these amazing canine athletes compete for the longest jump, the highest vertical leap and the fastest swim retrieve. 

Bring the kids and watch the dogs as they make a huge SPLASH!

FREE family fun!

  1. Bouncy House

  2. Airborn Adventure Ride

  3. Games

  4. Prizes

  5. Sno Cones

  6. Cotton Candy

Fun for the whole Family!

Come Celebrate with us

Fall Paw Festival

Saturday October 18th

noon to 4 pm


11:00 AM TO 3:00 PM