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Weekend alert: Pets, golf and race cars in the spotlight at area shows

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WRITTEN BY BRIAN BINGAMAN
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Greater Philadelphia Expo Center: The Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo is held 4 to 9 p.m. Jan. 13 (Family Night, when children 12 and under are admitted free), 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 14 (the day of the Parade of Breeds) and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 15. The expo center is at 100 Station Ave., Upper Providence. Highlights include freestyle dancing with dogs; a petting zoo; pony rides; dog sporting competitions; exotic animal attractions; The Delco Bird Club; a canine Flyball tournament; Dynamo

The Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo runs Jan. 13-15 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center. Submitted photo

The Greater Philadelphia Pet Expo runs Jan. 13-15 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center.
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Dogs; rabbit hopping; guinea pig agility demonstrations; lectures on “How to Find a Reputable Breeder” and “Tips for Protecting Your Pets from Outdoor Pests;” pet adoptions; pet vendors and more. Pet owners may bring their well-behaved leashed dogs to the expo. Admission is $12, $5 for children 11 and under, free to children 3 and under. Go to www.familypetshows.com for discount coupons. For more information, call (631) 423-0620 or email dennis@familypetshows.com.
The Philadelphia Golf Show runs 1 to 7 p.m. Jan. 13, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 14 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 15. Check http://phillygolfandtravelshow.com.
Greenberg’s Train & Toy Show pulls into the expo center 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 14-15. Take a closer look at http://greenbergshows.com.
The Motorsports Racecar & Trade Show includes more than 250 cars, more than 400 racing dealers, free industry seminars, appearances by Richard Petty, the Ms. Motorsports pageant and a Dorney Park Reunion display 2 to 9 p.m. Jan. 20, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Jan. 21 and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 22. See http://aarn.com.

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