October 19, 2015
Kroger's Wild West Pet Palooza at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

The last show I caught at the 2015 State Fair of Texas was the Kroger Wild West Pet Palooza. I am glad I stayed for the entire show this time. They had a lot of dancing dogs, dogs jumping to catch frisbees, and a lot of other neat animal tricks. They had trained birds, a […]

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October 19, 2015
Jump! Ultimate Dog Show at the State Fair of Texas

The 2015 State Fair of Texas dog show was great! I could tell it was improved from past years. The dancing dogs and the dog races and especially the dog jumping was amazing to see. I wish I could teach our dog to catch a frisbee. He just wants to chew up everything and won't […]

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October 18, 2015
Boris the Champion Big Boar at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

Boris the Champion Big Board weighed 1273 pounds and was 5 years old. He ate 20 pounds of oats and corn each day. I was able to see him several times this year when I visited the 2015 State Fair of Texas. Hog at the State Fair of Texas 2015  

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October 18, 2015
Horse Demonstrations at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

The horse demonstrations at the 2015 State Fair of Texas were informative and entertaining. I enjoyed the audience's questions, especially when children were allowed to ask questions about the horses. It was really cute when one child in the audience asked the rider if he could also ride the horses!

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October 18, 2015
Cattle at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

Texans take their beef cattle seriously. I enjoyed seeing the Cattle at the 2015 State Fair of Texas.

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October 18, 2015
Pygmy Goats at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

These little goats were so cute! I enjoyed seeing the Pygmy Goats at the State Fair of Texas.  

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October 18, 2015
Pig Races at the 2015 State Fair of Texas

The Pig Races at the 2015 State Fair of Texas were similar to past years. I enjoyed the pig races, but they were predictable. The Pig Races take place in the Pan-Am Arena. Before the race, four cheerleaders are chosen from the children in the crowd and given pom poms and instructions on how to […]

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October 15, 2015
Dallas Mounted Police Unit Barn

I enjoyed touring the horse barn and stables where the famous horses live that are part of the Dallas Police Department's Mounted Unit. They are great horses! People were petting them. One of the horses had a sign that said that he bites, but he was not there. I like their Facebook page, too.

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October 8, 2015
Kroger's Wild West Pet Palooza at the State Fair of Texas

I enjoyed seeing some of┬áKroger's Wild West Pet Palooza at the State Fair of Texas. The trained animal show is performed in the Fair Park Band Shell. Rescued animals are trained by Joel Slaven and his team. Next time, I will sit closer to the action so that I can get better photos. It was […]

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October 7, 2015
Big Tex's Farmyard Animals at the Kid's Boardwalk at the State Fair of Texas

I enjoyed visiting Big Tex's Farmyard at the State Fair of Texas. I saw goats, sheep, and a cute pig. The children were able to pet the animals. They have a lot of educational materials there and a general store for the children to visit to learn about farm products that we use in our […]

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