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Animal encounters and Birthday Parties


Animal Encounters and Birthday Parties at Preuss Pets!

Our store isn’t merely a pet shop. It’s an experience.

The Preuss Pledge

We are committed to healthy human-animal relationships and providing educational events that enhance those bonds.

Birthday Parties at Preuss Pets

We’re thrilled you thought of us to book your event!

Take a look below to see what’s involved. Then, drop us a line and we’ll get it on the books!

Also, be sure to read our ground rules to make sure you understand our safety guidelines.

Birthday Party Info.

  • How do I book?
  • How much does a party cost?
    • The price for a party is $250. This covers a 3 hour timeslot which includes:
      • 30 minutes for setup
      • 1 hour for food/cake and opening presents
      • 1 hour for educational presentation and tour
      • 30 minutes for clean up (we greatly appreciate your efforts to help us keep this space clean)
  • What days and times are available for parties?
    • We offer time slots Wednesday-Sunday at select times.
    • Commonly offered time slots are:
      • Friday
        • 4:30 pm – 6:30pm
      • Saturday
        • 11:00am – 1:00pm
        • 2:00pm – 4:00pm
        • 5:00pm – 7:00pm
      • Sunday
        • 12:00pm – 2:00pm
        • 3:00pm – 5:00pm
  • How many people can attend?
    • 20 Total: This typically includes 12-14 kids and 6-8 adults.
  • What animals might my kids interact with?
    • Meet our Tortoise, Ferret, Ball Python, Gecko, and possibly more!
  • Can I decorate?
    • The classroom has plenty of exciting decorations, but you are welcome to decorate if you’d like.
    • We do suggest bringing 2 – 6′ table cloths.

Ground Rules

We take your safety – and the safety of our animals – very seriously. So, there are a few ground rules you should know:

  • We will ask that you use hand sanitizer before and after handling the animals.
  • Please Email for special accommodations if your child is under 3 years old, or there are food or animal allergies we should know about.

Have more questions? Email us

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We pride ourselves on our service and commitment to relationships – with our animals and our customers! Just fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you shortly! Or, you can call us at 517-999-PETS.

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Store Hours

  • Monday – Friday: 12pm – 7pm
  • Saturday: 11am- 7pm
  • Sunday: 12pm – 6pm