The current level of registrations for Interzoo 2010 , which will take place in Nuremberg, Germany May 13-16, has surpassed registration numbers from 2008, according to PETglobal.
The organizer credits increased applications from southern Europe and larger booth areas of small and medium-sized companies.
"We will ensure that show booths are no longer dismantled early in the afternoon of the last fair day, thereby disturbing the show halls," said Hans-Jochen BÃ¼ngener, chairman of the Interzoo show committee.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.