National Dog Day: The Best Places to Shop for Your Pet In + Around Detroit


Mark your calendars, dog people — it’s National Dog Day! Our favorite furry family member has a day dedicated to our love for them. If you’re looking for the best places to shop for your pet in + around Detroit, I’ve got a great list for you!

Whether it’s a dog, cat, or something else (fish, turtle, pig…), pets are incredibly loved members of our families. Chances are, they were there when we brought our babies home from the hospital. Or, our children loved on them when our family grew by four paws.

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Having a pet can be a great way to add some extra love to your family. It also teaches your children about compassion, responsibility, and nature. But, you already know that. You’re a pet owner and you’re ready to spoil your pet even more than normal! 

So, I present to you…the best places to shop for your pet in + around Detroit!

Places to Shop For Your Pet In + Around Detroit

3 DOGS 1 CAT | Detroit

An impressive variety of dog and cat items including collars, toys, clothing, travel items, and treats! You can shop online if you’d like.

Cass Corridog | Detroit

Treats and toys for dogs and cats. They recently celebrated their TENTH anniversary!

Celebrity Pets Co. | Northville

When you want to shop for yourself along with your dog and/or cat, this is the place for you. They also offer extended hours on the first Friday of every month.

City Bark | Detroit

Though they sell items for dogs and cats, they also have a self-wash area! Treat your furry family member to a toy and an afternoon of pampering.

Detroit K-9 Pet Supplies | Detroit

In addition to shopping for a dog or cat, you can also pick up products for birds, hamsters, chinchillas, gerbils, guinea pigs, rats and mice, and some livestock!

Good Fur Me | Troy

Healthy and natural brands for your beloved dog and cat. Their website also has great information about feeding pets and how to switch to new foods.

Goody’s Pet Supply | Wayne

A wide variety of food items for dogs and cats! Their website also lists bird seed and hamster food as other products that are available.

Lou’s Pet Shop | Grosse Pointe Woods

All the supplies you need for dogs, cats, fish, reptiles, and small animals. Same-day curbside pickup is available. “The GP Zoology Program” brings animals that are native to other continents right to you in order to learn more about them!

PetPeople | Ann Arbor, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Grosse Pointe Woods, Rochester Hills

Specifically for the dogs and cats in your life. PetPeople also offers curbside pickup and same-day home delivery!

Premier Pet Supply | Beverly Hills, Canton, Detroit (soon!), Livonia, Northville, Novi, Rochester Hills, Shelby Twp., Troy, West Bloomfield

An impressive amount of high-quality brands for so many types of pets! With items even for reptiles and wild birds, you’re sure to find just what your pet needs here.

Rocko’s Pet Stop | Macomb

Perfect for dogs, cats, rabbits, ferrets, hamsters, birds, AND fish! Dog grooming is available as well.

The Pet Beastro | Madison Heights

Toys, treats, and more for the dogs and cats you love to spoil! Local delivery is also available.

Three Dog Bakery | Clinton Township, Plymouth

Cookies and cakes? For my dog? Yes, please! Online ordering and curbside pickup are available.

As a pet owner, there’s no doubt that your pet is a loved member of your family. While every day may be National Dog Day in your house (it certainly is in ours!), why not use this fun date to scope out a new small business pet store in your area? You may find your go-to pet supply store is just around the corner, waiting to be discovered. Now go spoil your pets! Happy National Dog Day!

Did we miss any small businesses you love to support? Let us know! Are you interested in adding a furry family member to your home? Check out Alyssa’s post with practical tips for raising a puppy with kids.


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