The Charlottesville pet scene is about to be broken down in full detail. There should be enough information shared throughout this post that just about any questions you might have will be covered.
The best Charlottesville pet stores will kick things off since you can usually buy puppies, kittens, toys, food, and all kinds of supplies at them. Animal shelters for dog and cat adoption around the area will be up next.
- 1 Best Pet Stores In Charlottesville
- 2 Animal Shelters & Adoption
- 3 Dog Parks
- 4 Puppy Training
- 5 Dog Bakeries
- 6 Pet Grooming
- 7 Pet Cafes In Charlottesville
- 8 Hotels That Allow Pets
- 9 Pet Boarding In Charlottesville
- 10 Best Veterinarians Near You
- 11 Pet Cremation & Euthanization
- 12 Have Fun With Your Pets In Charlottesville
Then we will move on to other topics like dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakeries around town. Pet grooming spas near you and dog or cat cafes will garner our next sections.
Pet friendly hotels will be discussed for any tourists that are reading too. As we progress we’ll talk about the best pet boarding facilities in your area, and we are saving the somber topics like veterinarians and dog or cat cremation services for the end.
Be sure to check out the local pet lovers map towards the conclusion so you can find out which spots are closest to where you are right now. We welcome you all to read more of our EverythingPetsNearYou guides for the Northeast at that link if you want.
Best Pet Stores In Charlottesville
If you want to buy a new puppy or kitten or just need to get some new toys, food, or supplies these best pet stores in Charlottesville can handle most of your needs:
- Pawprints Boutique at 201 E Main St # b
- Animal Connection at 933 2nd St SE
- Fluffy’s Pet Shop at 1104 Emmet St N
- Pet Supplies Plus at 1240 Seminole Tr
- Petco at 1621 Emmet St N
- PetSmart at 425 Merchant Walk Sq
Pet foods, treats, collars, leashes, toys, carriers, and other items should be available at each of those local pet stores. Pawprints Boutique provides gifts and apparel for the cat and dog lover or their furry friend plus some great treats.
Animal Connection sells treats and holistic products and offers grooming and training for pets in your area. Pet Supplies Plus sells birds, cats, dogs, fish, small pets, reptiles, amphibians, and also offers dog grooming, a self-serve dog wash, pet pharmacy, and VIP pet care.
There are 2 PetSmarts and 1 Petco in your area and both of these big box retailers should sell all of the food and supplies you need in addition to providing some basic grooming, boarding, and veterinary services.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
Charlottesville Albemarle SPCA at 3355 Berkmar Drirve offers free spay and neuter services for community cats and does great work for the whole animal community.
These dog parks near you might just be their favorite place:
- Darden Towe Park
- Riverview Park
- Azalea Park Dog Park
To speed up their learning curve get lessons from one of these puppy training services in your area:
Puppy socialization, day camp, and day training are available at Canine Campus. For almost 15 years Lead the Way K9 Training has worked with dogs and other animals around the region.
Charlottesville Dog Barkery at 1652 Old Lynchburg Road provides an option for healthy all-natural dog food and treats.
Make sure your dog or cat is ready for their next selfie by taking them to a local pet groomer:
- The Dogg House at 2101 State Rte 1403
- Pantops Pet Salon at 504 Pantops Ctr
- Creatures Great & Small at 3036 Berkmar Dr
Since 1998 The Dogg House has provided high quality boarding and grooming services. Pantops Pet Salon is a full-service dog grooming salon near you that specializes in haircuts, baths, nail trimming, and skin treatments.
Grooming, boarding, and daycare are all available at Creatures Great & Small. PetSmart, Petco, Pet Supplies Plus, Pawprints Boutique, The Dogg House, Pet Motel and Salon, and Pet Paradise also provide pet grooming
Pet Cafes In Charlottesville
If you know of any pet cafes in the city tell us in the comments so we can add that info to our post, thanks.
Hotels That Allow Pets
For pet friendly hotels in your area try:
Pet Boarding In Charlottesville
These Charlottesville pet boarding services should give them a comfortable nights rest:
- Pet Motel and Salon at 1187 5th St SW
- Dogtopia at 315 Rivanna Plaza Dr #120
- Pet Paradise at 601 Concord Ave
- All Things Pawssible at 1201 Stoney Ridge Rd
Pet Motel and Salon is a boarding and grooming facility that welcomes local dogs and cats. Dogtopia is a popular place for dog daycare, boarding, and spa treatments.
Pet Paradise is a full-service pet care facility that provides boarding, day camp, grooming, and veterinary treatment. For 15 years All Things Pawssible has served as a training facility, doggie daycare, bed, and biscuit.
PetSmart, Petco, The Dogg House, Creatures Great & Small, Georgetown Veterinary Hospital, Autumn Trails Veterinary Center, and Old Dominion Animal Hospital also provide pet boarding.
Best Veterinarians Near You
Make sure that they get the best medical care possible by taking them to one of the best local veterinarians in town:
- Animal Medical Center at 388 S Pantops Dr
- Autumn Trails Veterinary Center at 2407 Hydraulic Rd
- Old Dominion Animal Hospital at 811 Preston Ave
- Monticello Animal Hospitalat at 1193 5th St SW
- Georgetown Veterinary Hospital at 200 Georgetown Way
- Greenbrier Emergency Animal Hospital at 370 Greenbrier Dr #2
Standard veterinary care like microchipping, vaccines, flea and tick prevention, parasite control, cremations, euthanasia, other end of life care, and basic surgical or medical procedures should be available at any of those veterinarians in your area. Boarding and dental care are offered at Autumn Trails Veterinary Center.
Old Dominion Animal Hospital offers dentistry, senior hospice care, emergency veterinary services, pet boarding, and grooming. Monticello Animal Hospital offers full-service veterinary care which includes routine physical vaccines and emergency critical care.
Georgetown Veterinary Hospital is proud to offer grooming and comfortable climate-controlled boarding for dogs and cats of all sizes, breeds, and ages. Call Greenbrier Emergency Animal Hospital at 434-202-1616 if you need 24 hour urgent veterinary care in Charlottesville.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Your local animal hospitals should be able to assist with pet cremation or euthanasia. Here are a few useful links like these lost and found pet pages, these for currently adoptable dogs, and this one that breaks down the pet licensing and tag rules in town.
Some of you may also want to check out our blogs about:
Have Fun With Your Pets In Charlottesville
After reading about all of those pet stores, animal shelters, adoptions, 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 in your area.
Our future readers would really appreciate it if you could let us know if you noticed anything incorrect, or if you could share your own local pet tricks and tips in the comments. Hopefully you have a great time visiting any Charlottesville pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.