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march, 2021

27mar10:00 am5:00 pmPet Fest 202110:00 am - 5:00 pm Columbus Hall, 111 Landa Street


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(Saturday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Columbus Hall

111 Landa Street

Event Detail

The 1st Annual HCC PetFest brings pets and pet owners together for a community pet fair celebrating all of man’s best friends! This family-friendly event will feature demonstrations, contests, tutorials, adoptable pets and so much more!

Once in a Wild is a unique mobile zoo (based in San Antonio, TX) specializing in live animal programs for your next event, and providing opportunities for up-close interactions with amazing animals. Perfect for classrooms, parties, corporate events, and much more. And now offering Virtual Animal Encounters to anyone all over the world! Please call 210-445-5240 or visit onceinawild.com to learn more.

What to expect during Pet Fest:

2 formal live animal stage presentations featuring some of our amazing animal ambassadors!
All-day come-and-go animal petting experience featuring some of our cuddliest animals! Meet and interact with a Flemish Giant Rabbit, Fancy Guinea Pigs, Red Footed Tortoises, Pekin Ducks, a Bearded Dragon, and more!

$8.00 donation per person to attend this encounter.
All proceeds go toward animal care.
**Event Giveaway** 1 Hour Virtual Zoom Animal Encounter ($100.00 value)


We happily accept cash donations (all proceeds go toward animal care) or donations via the following:

  • Venmo: @onceinawild
  • Cash App: $onceinawild
  • PayPal: @onceinawild
  • Pre-selected items can also be donated via our Amazon Wishlist found at onceinawild.com


We also are happy to accept new or gently used items such as (but not limited to) the following:

  • General Animal Supplies & Food
  • Travel Kennels & Crates
  • Blankets & Towels
  • Bird Toys
  • Dog Toys
  • Food Bowls & Dishes
  • Timothy or Orchard Hay
  • Storage Bins
  • Reptile Enclosures & Tanks
  • Reptile Lamps & Bulbs
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Newspaper
  • Cardboard Boxes