Now they've taken it to an incredible new level with the Purina Event Center. I don't know of any other indoor space in the country set up just for dog shows, and I know the Event Center will be the premier dog show facility in the country."
- Cledith "Clete" Wakefield, AKC Delegate, AKC Judge, President, Spirit of the Heartland Kennel Club, and Show Chairman, Jefferson County (Mo.) Kennel Club
Since coat color is an even more important judged attribute with cats than dogs, it is understandable that daylight-type lighting was such a big hit."
- Beth Cassely and Mark McKenzie, Co-Show Managers for the Midwest T.G.I.F Fanciers Cat Show
"When we chose to hold our 2011 National Bouvier des Flandres Specialty in St. Louis at Purina's new facility, we had high expectations. We were holding all of our events there...herding, agility, obedience, rally, conformation and our Top 20.
- Lee Calhoun, Show Chairman, 2011