Anybody who wants to dive deep into the local Adelaide pet scene is in the right place in full detail. Our goal is to share anything you might be interested in about the subject at hand as quickly as we can.
There is no better place to begin than a list of the best Adelaide pet stores, even if we are trying to cover it all. They are probably why the majority of you ended up on our site, and they should be able to help you buy puppies, kittens, toys, food, and all the supplies you could ever need.
Once they are out of the way it will be time to learn about the best local animal shelters for people who would prefer to adopt a dog, cat, or other animal. The following three sections are for dog lovers in your area as they will get into dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakeries in your region.
Then we will pivot to pet grooming spas and dog or cat cafes near you. Pet friendly hotels and overnight boarding facilities will be up next for anyone who travels often.
Veterinarians and pet cremation services are not the happiest of subjects but at some point we all will probably need them. We would recommend that you stick around for our pets near you map at the conclusion.
By the way, anyone who is interested is welcome to look through more of our posts on cities around Australia at that link.
Best Pet Stores In Adelaide
When you want to buy a new puppy or kitten or just get some new toys, food, or supplies these best pet stores in Adelaide are good places to go:
- Pets Everywhere at 432 Prospect Rd
- Petsland at Port Mall, 23/178 St Vincent St
- PETstock at 1089 South Rd
- Boat to Bowl at 9 Southcott Walk
- MikeNeko Pet at 44/81 Carrington St
- Petbarn Mile End at 122-138 Railway Terr
Expect to find all kinds of pet foods, treats, collars, leashes, toys, carriers, and other supplies at any of those local pet stores. PetsEverywhere offers service and guidance with integrity and honesty and they have over 30 years of combined experience in dealing with animals.
Since 2005 Petsland has been a family-owned pet store that offers more than simply dogs and accessories. Their knowledgeable crew has completed a variety of animal nutrition courses as well as national tafe-accredited training in animal health and care.
Whether you require pet nail care products or effective flea and worming treatments, you can buy with confidence. They have significant knowledge of the greatest bang-for-your-buck pet care and grooming items on the market thanks to their 40 years in the field.
PETstock has one of the most comprehensive selections of supplies for your horse, dog, cat, bird, fish, reptile, rabbit, or guinea pig. While you’re at the store, take advantage of their extensive local pet services including veterinary care, grooming, pet washing, id tag engraving, aquarium water testing, and more.
Boat to Bowl sources fish directly from Australia and offers air dried food products including fish skin straps, mackerel bites, and sardine treats for dogs.
Mikeneko Pet is a dependable retail store that also offers exclusive grooming services in your area.
High quality food, animal health supplements, toys, kennels, dog beds, fish tanks, pet carriers, educational books, grooming products, shampoos, skin conditioners, and many more supplies are sold at Petbarn.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
Try going to one of these animal shelters before you decide to go the buying new route:
- RSPCA South Australia at 25 Meyer Rd
- Animal Welfare League SA at 1-19 Cormack Rd
The RSPCA South Australia serves the neighboring communities as a regional center. On-site adoption, cat boarding, and a pet retail shop are all available. Student placements, volunteer opportunities, and a foster care program are also possible.
Most AWL services, including adoptions, vet treatment, lost cats, and pet boarding, are based at AWL’s Animal Care Centre on Cormack Rd in Wingfield. Their site on Hewittson Rd in Edinburgh North is where dogs can be reclaimed. Next door, on Hewittson Rd, is AWL’s pet incinerator.
An afternoon at one of these dog parks near you will put a big smile on their face:
- Pityarilla Dog Park
- North Adelaide Dog Park
- Hazelmere Reserve Dog Park
- Shepherds Hill Reserve
- CC Hood Reserve
- Tedder Reserve Pooch Park
- Bentley Reserve Dog Playground
- Mawson Lakes Dog Park
These local puppy training services should teach them a thing or two:
- Advance Behavioural Training at 41 Glenroy St
- Canine Connect at 157 Greenwith Rd
- Gepps Cross Dog Training Centre at 2 Sarnia Ave
Advance Behavioural Training aims to provide you with the guidance and support you need to raise a well-behaved dog you can be proud of. Whether you need group puppy training classes, one-on-one sessions for older dogs, or anything in between they are a solid option.
Canine Connect uses play to combat fear and cool to build confidence. They think that if you and your dog aren’t having fun, training will fall flat. Canine Connect is operated by a group of devoted dog lovers from a variety of backgrounds who have years of experience working in the industrial, hospitality, charitable, and creative industries.
Gepps Cross Dog Training Centre believes that learning together with your dog using the three main qualities of persistence, patience, and praise will be a rewarding experience for both of you.
A treat from one of these dog bakeries will show them how much you care:
- The Woofery Dog Bakery at 167A Richmond Rd
- Scruffie’s Pet Food Shop at 41 Broadway
The gourmet Scruffie’s Pet Food Shop is actually far from scruffy, despite its moniker. Fresh wild rabbit, beef, turkey, hog, and roo are displayed in the fridge with chicken and turkey.
Gourmet dishes such as Chicken and Tuna Terrine and Roo Ragout appear to be something you’d prepare yourself for supper. Not to mention the doggie delights created at home, such as liver biscuits and chicken or fish cookies.
Get your dog or cat looking ready for the ‘Gram at these pet groomers:
- Mima’s Grooming at 562 Port Rd
- The Spoilt Dog at 312 Main N Rd
- Paw by Paw Playhouse at 9 Liston Rd
Mima’s Grooming is a pleasant and welcoming professional dog grooming facility dedicated to providing exceptional service. They use a gentle tea tree oil shampoo and conditioner which is particularly great for pets who have sensitive skin or inflammation.
For nearly 15 years, the Spoilt Dog was a fixture in Highgate. Now in Prospect they have a larger and nicer salon where grooming for all breeds and sizes, hand stripping, spa packages, fur colouring, and cat grooming are among the services offered.
Dog Daycare & Grooming Salon Paw by Paw started in 2016 with a focus on caring for anxious, rescue, and emotional dogs. In 2018 they expanded and started the Playhouse, a fully air-conditioned indoor facility built with your pups in mind with an outdoor area complete with inground pool, sniffing stations, and play equipment. They have the patience, skills and experience required to groom every breed and personality.
PETstock and Mikeneko Pet from the best supply stores near you list also provide quality grooming for animals.
Pet Cafes In Adelaide
These dog, cat, or other pet cafes in Adelaide are good places for them (or you) to make a new friend:
- #Meow Cat Café at 499a Payneham Rd
- MeowMe Cat Café at 106 Glen Osmond Rd
In case the names didn’t explain it all these are both cat cafes, not all pet or dog cafes.
Hotels That Allow Pets
Anyone that is traveling and needs a local pet friendly hotel can try:
- Athelney Cottage at 7 Athelney Ave
- Hilton at 233 Victoria Square
- Atura Airport Hotel at 1 Atura Cct
Pet Boarding In Adelaide
These Adelaide pet boarding services should give them a good nights sleep:
- Beau’s Pet Hotel at 1 Navaid Rd
- Hedgegrove Boarding Kennel and Cattery at 15/157 Greenwith Rd
- Pampered Pets Resort at 52 Institute Rd
Beau’s Pet Hotel is a world-class dog and cat hotel owned and operated by Guide Dogs SA/NT in your area. Theirr guests are treated with respect and professionalism and their highly trained crew possesses remarkable abilities, knowledge, and a genuine affection for cats and dogs.
In 1985, Hedgegrove Boarding Kennels and Cattery began boarding animals so that pet owners could go on vacation while leaving their cats and dogs in a safe and happy environment until they returned.
Professional and compassionate care is provided in a safe, secure, and cheerful environment at Pampered Pets Resort. They strive to deliver the finest degree of care to their guests and clients as members of the Pet Industry Association of Australia, using best practice principles and continuous development.
The Animal Welfare League SA also provides local pet boarding services.
Best Veterinarians Near You
You can give them the best medical care possible by going to one of the best veterinarians in your area:
- Southern Animal Hospital at 130 Main S Rd
- Paralowie Veterinary Surgery at 136 Waterloo Corner Rd
- Port Adelaide Veterinary Clinic at 190-194 Hart St
All of the above should be able to provide standard veterinary care for animals like microchipping, vaccines, flea and tick prevention, parasite control, cremations, euthanasia, other end of life care, and basic surgical or medical procedures. The Southern Vet Group strives to provide the best possible care for your pet.
From routine vaccines and general health consultations through soft tissue and orthopaedic surgery, dentistry, emergency and intensive care, and extended hospital hours, they provide all levels of care for your pets. The staff at Port Adelaide Veterinary Clinic is dedicated to collaborating with you to safeguard your pet’s health.
They appreciate the chance to serve you and your pets, and endeavor to meet and exceed your expectations. Vaccinations , preventing heartworm and intestinal worms, microchipping, nutritional advice, and behavioral advice are all available.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Life always comes to an end and when it does you can get your dog, cat, or other pet cremated at:
- Angel Ashes Pet Cremation & Memorials
- Edenhills Pet Cremation at 12 Kitawah St
Of course saying goodbye to a beloved family pet is never easy, which is why Angel Ashes is here to help you cope with your loss. They make certain that your pet receives the greatest possible care after death, as well as the assistance you need to get through this tough and traumatic period. They’ll pick up your pet from your home or the clinic, and following a private cremation, they’ll return the ashes to you with a lovely memorial gift.
When you need it most, you’ll have all the caring support you need from Edenhills Pet Cremation. Animals bring so much joy into our lives, and their unconditional affection makes it difficult to say goodbye.
Before we get out of here we want to share some useful links like these two for local lost or found pets. This one is for the animal registration laws in your area.
You can also check out some of our other guides for these towns in the region:
- Melbourne Animal Shelters, Grooming, & Dog Parks
- Sydney Animal Shelters, Grooming, & Dog Parks
- Brisbane Animal Shelters, Grooming, & Dog Parks
- Perth Animal Shelters, Grooming, & Dog Parks
Have Fun With Your Pets In Adelaide
After reading about all of those pet stores, animal shelters, local adoption centers, dog parks, puppy trainers, bakeries, groomers, cafes, hotels that allow pets, places to board your dogs or cats, and even veterinarian or cremation services we hope you have a better understanding of the scene.
Our future readers would be thankful if you could let us know if you noticed anything incorrect, or if you could share your own local pet tricks and tips. Hopefully you have a great time visiting any Adelaide pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.