America’s Family Pet Expo Visits with the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach

Posted On: 03-21-2012

America’s Family Pet Expo, with the help of Forever Wild Animal Sanctuary and Barks of Love Animal Rescue, had the opportunity to educate the kids of the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach about animal care and conservation yesterday.   Please take a look at some of our pictures from the event below!  To read more about it, check out the front page of today’s Long Beach Press-Telegram or go to www.contracostatimes.com or www.presstelegram.com.

 

America's Family Pet Expo and Barks of Love

Kristina Senft of Barks of Love Animal Rescue introduces rescued pup Fifi, to Hazel and Isiah at the Long Beach Boys and Girls Club. The America’s Family Pet Expo visits Southern California April 20-22 at the OC Fair and Event Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo

Ruben Veloz of the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach and his new friend, Stella. Little Stella will be available for adoption at America’s Family Pet Expo.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo Turtle

Morgan of the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach decides whether or not she wants to touch a rare Desert Tortoise, brought by Forever Wild Animal Sanctuary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo Snake

Kids from the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach pose with a Rosy Boa brought by Forever Wild Animal Sanctuary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo puppy

Puppy love with “Fifi” brought by Barks of Love and the kids from the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo Boys and Girls Club

Hazel of the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach with her new friend, Fifi from Barks of Love, who will be at the America’s Family Pet Expo, April 20-22 at the OC Fair and Event Center.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo Boa

Ruben of the Boys and Girls Club of Long Beach is “hands on” with the Rosy Boa, brought by Forever Wild Animal Sanctuary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America's Family Pet Expo and Forever Wild

Chemaine Almquist and Animal Specialist, Serenity, from Forever Wild Animal Sanctuary pose with two of their rescued reptiles. The non-profit relies solely on donations, houses exotic reptiles rescued as “pets”. Forever Wild will be at the America’s Family Pet Expo, April 20-22 at the OC Fair and Event Center.