We hope you are ready to dive deep into the local Antwerp pet scene. Our goal is to dive deep while discussing anything you might be interested in about the subject at hand.
There is no better place to begin than a list of the best Antwerp 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 local dog lovers 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. The curious types can look through our other posts on Europe at this link.
Best Pet Stores In Antwerp
If you are considering buying a new puppy or kitten or just want to get some new toys, food, or supplies these best pet stores in Antwerp might be your best options:
- Dierenspeciaalzaak De Pauw at Oudevaartplaats 55
- Dierenspeciaalzaak Hondenbench at Prins Boudewijnlaan 120
- PurrFect Design at Lange Klarenstraat 25
- Pawlov Dog Specialist at Belgiëlei 207
- Tom&Co Berchem at Diksmuidelaan 79/83
You will be able to buy all kinds of pet foods, treats, collars, leashes, toys, carriers, and other supplies at any of those local pet stores. Dierenspeciaalzaak De Pauw has many years of experience in the field of pets. If you’re looking for a turtle, bird, fish, hamster, rabbit, or other small animals they will have them.
Dierenspeciaalzaak Hondenbench Petpret is a welcoming pet store with a large selection that has gone by the name Dog Crate since 2003 but they want everyone to know that they provide a considerably broader selection of items. On their shelves you will find a wide range of products for all kinds of animals.
Pawlov Dog Specialist carries a wide range of high-quality dog supplies including food, toys, supplements, treats, accessories, bedding, and other items. Their dog food and treats are made entirely of natural ingredients and are guaranteed to be free of synthetic additives.
Tom & Co. Berchem helps you in deciding what is best for your pet or preparing for its arrival, with dynamic and passionate expert advice. Many goods are available for dogs, cats, fish, birds, rodents, and farm animals. Grooming, dog washing, free chip reading, badge engraving, and aquarium water testing are also available.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
Your next best friend might just be waiting one of these animal shelters in your area:
KMDA Dierenasiel cares for animals that have been abandoned, lost, or neglected, as well as pension animals. You can reach out to them if you’ve lost your pet, want to adopt a dog or cat, or want to place your cherished pet into a retirement home. They are always posting pictures of their current adoptable cats and dogs on their website too.
An afternoon at one of these dog parks near you will make them as happy as anything:
- Dog Park Desguinlei
- Hondenpark Borsbeeksebrug
- Hondenpark Het Prieel
- Dog park Runcvoortpark
- Dog Park Bist Ekeren
- Nachtegalen Park
- Nello & Patrache Statue
These puppy training services should speed up their learning curve:
- H-Connect at Eendrachtstraat
- Hondenboot Antwerpen vzw at Asiadok Oostkaai 29 D
- Kleuterschool Voor Honden vzw at Peter Benoitlaan 19
- Seneca Training, Therapie en Voeding at Laarsebaan 242
In Sint-Job-in-‘t-Goor, H-Connect is a canine training and behavior center. They specialize in supervising the training of puppies and young dogs in a way that is focused on your dog’s wellbeing and on your relationship with him.
Hondenboot Antwerpen vzw trains assistance canines for people with mental or visual impairments through their non-profit organization. Their adorable four-legged companions help their future owners become less reliant on human care by teaching them to stand on their own two feet.
Kleuterschool Voor Honden focuses on assisting owners in providing a good start for their dogs. Puppy training, dog behavior, and obedience training are their specialties. They provide both private and group classes for you and your pets.
Seneca Training, Therapie, and Voeding are specialists in dog training as well as therapeutic and nutritional advice. Not only do they train and treat dogs, but they also train and treat cats and rabbits. A puppy and adult dog school with small group lessons is also available.
Rody’s Trim & Training from the grooming list also offers dog training.
V’s Dog Bakery in Wilrijk makes delicious homemade dog treats using only natural ingredients with no additives or preservatives.
Get your dog or cat looking ready for your next social media post at these pet groomers:
- Sister Dogs at Waalse Kaai 39
- Hondenkapsalon Diva’s at Van Traynellaan 77
- Dogs City Barber at Clara Snellingsstraat 76
- Chatchat at Troonplaats 2
- Rody’s Trim & Training at De Neufstraat 1A
SisterDogs was founded by Kim and Sara Vernimmen in 2007. The enterprise has evolved into a permanent fixture among local dog lovers as one of the few dog grooming salons in Antwerp.
Hondenkapsalon Diva’s has been a certified dog groomer who accepts all breeds big and little. They pluck, cut, trim, and groom on weekdays and are closed on weekends.
At Dogs City Barber all dogs are welcome. They use high-quality products and provide a professional and personalized service with the utmost attention. Trimming, plucking, cutting, shaving, nail clipping, ear care, spa procedures, ozone therapy, and dewooling are among their services.
Chatchat will groom your cat in the comfort of your own home.. All of the treatments are performed without the use of anaesthetic. They care for all types, ages, and sizes, whether it’s a long-haired, short-haired, loving cat or a tough character.
Rody’s Trim & Training provides excellent pet grooming, regardless of size, breed, or coat type. They also offer puppy training and habituation. They only take appointments so that each dog can have its own pampering experience. Another option for local pet grooming can be found at Tom & Co. Berchem.
Pet Cafes In Antwerp
If you know of any pet cafes near you please tell us because at this time we are unaware of any.
Hotels That Allow Pets
Travelers who need pet friendly hotels can stay at:
- Hilton Old Town at Groenplaats 32
- Van der Valk Hotel at Luitenant Lippenslaan 66
- Hotel De Witte Lelie at Keizerstraat 16
Pet Boarding In Antwerp
These Antwerp pet boarding services should give them a good nights sleep:
- Kattenpension Youka at Jozef Ickxstraat 55
- Dreamcats Kattenhotel at Ganzenweg 70
- Dreamcats Kattenhotel at Ganzenweg 70
- The Bullyrun House at Putsebaan 150
For more than 35 years Kattenpension Youka has been the go-to source for cat shelter during your vacation, move, or refurbishment. There is an inner and exterior run, loungers, heating, a cat flap, a climbing frame, and shrubs in each cubicle.
Dreamcats Kattenhotel is a cat-only boarding facility, so canines are not permitted. The Bullyrun House offers small-scale day and holiday care. They provide individualized care in a relaxing environment, as well as 24-hour video surveillance of your pets. They also offer services such as dog walking and home visits.
KMDA – Dierenasiel from the animal shelters list and Sister Dogs from the grooming list also offer boarding.
Best Veterinarians Near You
These local veterinarians will hopefully get them healthy real quick:
- Dierenartsenpraktijk Plantijn at Bosduifstraat 20
- Dierenartsenpraktijk Van Dessel at Paleisstraat 26
If you need 24 hour emergency veterinary assistance you can also call +32 2 644 24 24.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
KMDA Pet Crematorium Boom at Rupelweg 12 can help with cremations, euthanasia, and other end of life care for animals. Some of you may also want to read about:
- Brussels Dogs, Cats, & Other Animals
- Amsterdam Dogs, Cats, & Other Animals
- Rotterdam Dogs, Cats, & Other Animals
- Luxembourg Dogs, Cats, & Other Animals
Have Fun With Your Pets In Antwerp
After thinking about all of those pet stores, animal shelters, adoption centers, local 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.
We know 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 Antwerp pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.