Hyderabad: The 3-day India’s largest exhibition on the pet care industry will be held at Hitex here from November 1 to 3.
Announcing this at a press conference, Sambit Mund,General Manager, Business Development, Hitex; Dr. Subhash Babu, President and Philip Butt, Honorary Secretary of The Hyderabad Canine Club; Dr. Jiyaul Hoque, National Manager with Pedigree; Shaquib Pathan of Feline Club of India in the city, informed that this will be jointly organized by The Hyderabad Canine Club and Hyderabad International Trade Expositions Ltd(Hitex)
Three events will be held in one place. These include One-stop Expo for Pet Industry in India; the Asia Pacific & HyCan International Championship Dog Shows; FCI Cat Show.
The show will showcase 500 plus dogs of more than 50 breeds and rare breeds both Indian and Foreign. Nearly 200 Cats will also be showcased. It is also the Silver Jubilee Year of the Hyderabad Canine Club. This is the first time The Asia, Africa and Ocean show is organized in India at Hyderabad. It is a truly international show. More than 10 International Judges from 7 countries will take part.
Dr. Jiyaul Hoque said two crore pet dogs are there in India. Nearly Rs 1200 crore worth of Dog Food is sold in India every year.
This event is also supported by the People For Animals and Pet Practitioners Association of Telangana. At the three-day event, Indian and global pet care companies will showcase their products such as pet-food & nutrition, pet pharmaceuticals, pet grooming and allied segments to over 50,000 visitors that include pet care businesses, pet owners and pet care experts and enthusiasts.