On the other end of the size spectrum is the gentle giant Bennett, a Newfoundland dog which weighs more than 40kg although it is just 15 months old.No surprises that besides the Unique Pet Breed Showcase, he is also participating in the Biggest Dog contest at the Pet Expo.Speed dating is the hot new alternative on the dating scene, compared to barhopping and online dating.In the present world of speed and frenzy, speed dating is the instant dating solution for today’s youngsters.Expect to see rare breeds such as a Newfoundland, a large working dog that is 1.6m tall standing on its hind legs, and a tiny teacup poodle which weighs just 2kg and, at 18cm, not much taller than a real teacup.Other quirky events include a contest for the fluffiest rabbit, judged by blogger Wendy Cheng, better known as Xiaxue.Take property agent Daphne Hoon, 40, who is entering her Persian cat in the cat selfie contest and the cat show.215 W Market St New Albany, IN 47150 [map] (812) 948-5355 [email protected] RSS feed [? Adoption Hours: Monday - Friday Noon - 4pm Saturday 11am - pm Hours for turning an animal in: Monday - Friday 9am - pm Must be a Floyd County resident to turn in an animal.
The 32-year-old graphic designer says: "Sometimes, people will ask why I am walking a lamb, or even say kambing (Malay for lamb) when they see him. He's quite smart and knows they're talking about him." Ms Wee bought the dog, which turns five next month, at a pet shop in Hong Kong in 2010 for more than ,000.
No, we are not talking about speed- dating for time-strapped Singaporeans, but a sassy new dog adoption scheme at the Pet Expo, which runs till Sunday at the Singapore Expo Hall Eight.
But if there is chemistry, leave your number and it could be the beginning of something beautiful.
Wannabe dog owners who have registered online will each have a 10-minute face time with three dogs.
After that, they can indicate their interest in any dog by passing its name to a volunteer.