Main Event Stage
Presented by WVRC

Join us each hour for entertainment driven attractions! From disc dog demos to the ever-popular costume contest- the Main Stage is an excellent way to kick back and enjoy the memorable show at hand.


  • 11AM MPD K9 Presentation
  • 12PM Noodles the Wonder Dog
  • 1PM Disc Dogs- Andrew Han
  • 2PM Popeye & Sailor
  • 3:30PM Petfest Contests
  • 5PM Disc Dogs- Andrew Han


11AM MPD K9 Presentation

  • Police Officer, Shawn Burger and his K9 partner, Rocky share the functions and capabilities of police K9 units and how these four-legged friends can save lives.

12PM Noodles the Wonder Dog

  • A mixed-breed, former shelter dog who has won trick and talent contests across North America, including Good Morning America’s national “Dog vs. Dog” contest.

1PM Disc Dogs- Andrew Haun

  • Andrew Haun won his first disc dog championship in 2014. With 6 rescue dogs, he is a big advocate for rescue and adoption. He is a proud member of Team Hero (Hero Disc USA) and will treat audiences to an exciting Disc Dog demonstration.


2PM Popeye & Sailor

  • This amazing canine performer, under the guidance of his trainer Alex “Popeye” Rothacker, jumps rope, walks tight rope, and balances a ball while walking, to name a few of his fun tricks.

3:30PM Petfest Contests: Contests are open to all! Registration is at the Mid-Gate area from 10am-1pm. The grand prize for both contests includes a 6-month supply of Fromm Pet Food and a variety of prizes from Petfest sponsors.

  • COSTUME CONTEST- MC Molly Cruz from 99.1 The Mix, along with a panel of celebrity judges will help select the best costume!
  • PET/OWNER LOOK-A-LIKE-Come see the best doggie doppelgängers!

5PM Disc Dogs- Andrew Haun

  • An encore performance from Andrew Haun and his rescue dogs.
WVRC is recognized as one of the largest, most diverse private veterinary emergency and specialty hospitals in Wisconsin.  Because we know that your pets are part of the family, we have three locations in Waukesha, Grafton and Racine open 24/7 to provide care when you need us – any time – day or night.  In addition to the experienced and compassionate Emergency Veterinarians, WVRC has a team of dedicated Veterinary Specialists of which your family veterinarian may refer you to.  Our Veterinary Specialists have completed extensive training in a specialized field that includes one of the following: surgery, dentistry, oncology, ophthalmology, anesthesia, cardiology, critical care, neurology and radiology.  WVRC also offers advanced imaging such as MRI, CT and Ultrasound to provide an unparalleled look inside your pet when needed.  In addition, WVRC has its own blood donor program to ensure ample blood and blood product supply when our critical patients need it most.  Check out our pet success stories on our website at and our Facebook page.  Any questions or unsure if you should bring your pet in?  Call us any time at 866- 542- 3241.