Today we will share everything we know about pets in Helsinki in great depth for you. Our goal is to mention anything you may need to know about the subject at hand in one place.
Even if we want to cover everything, there’s no better place to start than a list of the best Helsinki pet stores. They are probably the major reason you came to our blog, and they should be able to help you buy puppies, kittens, toys, food, and other necessities.
Next you’ll learn about the best local animal shelters in your area of Finland for people who would prefer to adopt a dog, cat, or other animal. The following three sections cover dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakeries in your region.
Following that we will focus on local pet grooming spas and dog or cat cafes. Then we will mention some pet friendly hotels and overnight boarding facilities near you for the frequent travelers out there.
The last two topics, veterinarians and pet cremation services, are not the most upbeat but they still must be addressed. Also, don’t go until you’ve seen our local pet map at the conclusion.
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Best Pet Stores In Helsinki
You may want to buy a new puppy or kitten or you might just need to get some new toys, food, or supplies and these best pet stores in Helsinki can help with all of the above:
- Musti ja Mirri Kamppi at Urho Kekkosen katu 1
- Käpylän Eläinkauppa at Pohjolankatu 1
- Keskustan Eläinkauppa at Kalevankatu 14
- Helsingin Akvaariokeskus at Itämerenkatu 26
- Megaeläin Itis at Itäkatu 7
Musti ja Mirri Kamppi offers a diverse selection of high-quality products including cat and dog food, litter, outdoor necessities, treats, toys, and much more. Musti ja Mirri Kamppi also offers dog training with private lessons and a competent trainer who is available to you and your dog at all times during your visit. You can also get free shipping on orders above €50.
Käpylän Eläinkauppa offers an incredible variety of things for dogs, cats, and other pets. Other services offered at the store include home delivery in the local area, holiday care for small pets, and rabbit and guinea pig nail trimming.
Keskustan Eläinkauppa sells a large assortment of pet food, treats, accessories, and toys. Purebred dwarf rabbits and a variety of small rodents ranging from guinea pigs to dwarf hamsters are their specialties. Aquarium fish, as well as some reptiles, can be found with basic materials and food.
Since 1998, Helsingin Akvaariokeskus Ky has operated as a full-service aquarium and fish store in Ruoholahti. The store has the greatest assortment of aquariums in Finland and they also handle aquarium removals, relocations, and installations with care and skill.
Megaeläin Itis makes every effort to provide the finest possible conditions for the animals they sell, ensuring that the buyer receives a healthy and happy companion. They also have a large assortment of low-cost pet items, supplies, and accessories.
By the way there are four Musti and Mirri near you around town.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
HESY, Helsinki Animal Welfare Association, at Muonamiehentie 7 assists homeless pets in finding a new home. HESY does great work when it comes to responsible animal welfare, with adoptions, and lost and found pet services.
On a sunny day these dog parks near you are where they can have a great time:
- Rantakallionpuiston Koira-Aitaus
- Råholmen Hundpark
- Tervasaari Dog Park
- Tokoinrannan Koirapuisto
- Pukinmäen koirapuisto
- Aino Ackté’s Dog Park
- Pitkäkosken Koirapuisto
- Koirasaari Dog Island
To speed up their learning curve sign up for one of these puppy training services:
- Heiluva häntä at Höyläämötie 18 C
- Koirakoulu Tahdikkaat tassut at Mäyrätie 3
- Koirakoulu Kompassi at Konalankuja 4
Heiluva häntä offers a variety of training options including private and group training for cats and dogs. Puppy courses, activation courses, everyday skills courses, agility courses, bright old age courses, kid and dog courses, post-courses, and more are available at Koirakoulu Tahdikkaat tassut.
Private training, puppy courses, agility courses, obedience, exhibition training, dog dance and trick courses, individual workouts, and more are all available at Koirakoulu Kompassi.
Unfortunately we do not know of any dog bakeries near you. If you do please tell us so we can add the info to this post, thanks.
These Helsinki pet groomers will make sure your dog or cat is looking their best:
Kuonola provides dog grooming, nail cutting, cleaning, massage, and day care in the Herttoniemi and Lauttasaari neighborhoods. They provide your dog with comprehensive wellness, recreation, and other spa services, as well as a wide selection of day care options while you are at work or taking care of other matters.
Lauran Trimmaamo is a dog groomer who also sells dog accessories.
Pet Cafes In Helsinki
Kissakahvila Helkatti at Fredrikinkatu 55, voted Helsinki’s greatest cat café, invites you to the feline kingdom. Helkatti is an immersive experience that engages all of your senses.
It is important to note this is not an all pet cafe, no dogs please.
Hotels That Allow Pets
If you are trying to find a hotel that allows pets you can try:
- Hotel Katajanokka at Merikasarminkatu 1 A
- Scandic Grand Marina at Katajanokanlaituri 7
- Original Sokos Hotel Vaakuna at Asema-aukio 2
Pet Boarding In Helsinki
These local pet boarding facilities should give them a comfortable rest:
- Koiraparkki.com at Kalevankatu 17
- Helsinki Dog District at Haapaniemenkatu 7 9C
- Lemmikkihotelli Tassu & Tassu Oy at Tulvaniityntie 1
- Lemmikkihoitola Kissanpäivät at Poutamäentie 7E
A dog hotel, daycare, and dog massage are all available at Koiraparkki. There is also a dog park and Kamppi, Espoo, and Vuosaari are among the towns they serve.
The Helsinki Dog District offers a dog nursery, boarding facility, a pet store, and puppy dating services. Lemmikkihotelli Tassu & Tassu Oy was the first dog kennel to open in Helsinki. They provide boarding for dogs, cats, and other pets.
Pet boarding, home visits, and other services are available at Lemmikkihoitola Kissanpäivät.
Best Veterinarians Near You
They will get the best medical care possible if you take them to one of the best veterinarians in your area:
- Omaeläinsairaala Mevet at Höyläämötie 5
- Eläinklinikka Hertta Oy at Paasivaarankatu 5
- CatVet Kissaklinikka Oy at Nuijamiestentie 5
- Sopulitien Eläinlääkäriasema Oy at Sopulitie 2B
- Yliopistollinen eläinsairaala at Koetilankuja 2
Veterinary emergency services, exotic animal care, euthanasia and cremation, dental treatments, skin and ear disorders, dog massage, immunizations and parasite control are all available at Omaeläinsairaala Mevet. Eläinklinikka Hertta Oy provides care for exotic animals, as well as euthanasia and cremation services in addition to oral and dental care.
CatVet Kissaklinikka Oy is a feline-focused veterinary practice. Dental treatment, home visits, behavioral issues, and euthanasia services are all available.
Sopulitien Eläinlääkäriasema Oy offers dental services as well as euthanasia. Yliopistollinen eläinsairaala, The University Veterinary Hospital’s Saari Animal Clinic, is open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
It provides basic veterinary treatments as well as veterinary emergency services to all animal species. Identification tags, euthanasia, exotic animal care, skin and ear disorders, oral and dental treatment, and all veterinarian services for horses are provided by them.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Eläinlääkäriasema Veteira at Merimiehenkatu 36 D provides euthanasia services for cats, dogs, and other animals, as well as emergency assistance. Pet cremation and euthanasia services are also available from Omaeläinsairaala Mevet, Eläinklinikka Hertta Oy, CatVet Kissaklinikka Oy, Sopulitien Eläinlääkäriasema, and Yliopistollinen eläinsairaala.
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Have Fun With Your Pets In Helsinki
Now you know that near you there are many 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 and we hope you have a better understanding of the scene.
We 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. Hopefully you have a great time visiting any Helsinki pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.