Everything we know about pets in Knoxville will be covered in full detail for you today. Hopefully this will be a one stop shop where you can get all of the info you need as quickly and easily as possible.
Even though we are trying to discuss it all we still can’t think of a better way to begin than by listing the best Knoxville pet stores. They should be able to help you buy puppies, kittens, toys, food, or other supplies and are probably the main draw to this page.
After they are out of the way we will get into the top local animal shelters for those who would prefer to adopt a dog, cat, or other pet instead of buying a new one. Dog lovers in the area will really enjoy our next three sections which are about dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakeries near you.
Then it will be time for you to read about pet grooming salons and dog or cat cafes near you. Anyone who travels often will enjoy our next sections which discuss local hotels that allow pets and also boarding facilities.
Our last topics will be a little bit doom and gloom like veterinarians and pet cremation services. Stick around for our local map at the end, and if you want to compare the scene here to some of our other Southeastern pets near you guides click there.
Best Pet Stores In Knoxville
Visit one of the best pet stores in Knoxville if you want to buy a new puppy, kitten, toys, food, or other supplies:
- Agri Feed Pet Supply at 5716 Middlebrook Pike
- Petland Knoxville at 9339 Kingston Pike
- Natural Pet Supply at 120 N Forest Park Blvd
- Misty’s Pet Depot at 4500 Walker Blvd
The largest locally-owned and operated pet supply store near you is Agri Feed Pet Supply. They even have a pet bakery and do small, personalized dog training classes.
A new addition to the scene Petland is a new local pet store that sells puppies, kittens, and a variety of other animals. They can even help people who are interested in buying a new puppy choose the right breed for their personality and lifestyle.
You can find a large variety of healthy pet foods for dogs, cats, and other animals at Natural Pet Supply. From canned to dried to freeze dried or frozen pet foods they carry it all plus they have their own pet bakery on site.
In addition to having a wide selection of natural pet foods, collars, leashes, carriers, beds, and other supplies Misty’s Pet Depot also does grooming. And if the above don’t satisfy your needs there are 3 Pet Supplies Plus stores, 1 Petco, and 2 PetSmart’s near you.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
Think about visiting one of these animal shelters before you decide to go the buying new route:
- Young-Williams Animal Center at 3201 Division St
- Humane Society Of The Tennessee Valley at 6717 Kingston Pike
The local shelter at the Young-Williams Animal Center does great work when it comes to helping rescue dogs, cats, and other pets get adopted. They also can provide spay or neuter procedures and are always accepting volunteers.
Not only is there an animal adoption shelter at the Humane Society Of The Tennessee Valley but they also have a Wellness Clinic that offers low-cost vaccines, tests for heartworms, implants microchips, and can help with flea, tick, and parasite prevention to the public at large.
These are also two of the best contacts for anyone to have if they are involved in a situation involving a lost or found dog, cat, or other pet in the area.
On a sunny day these dog parks near you are where they can have a great time:
- PetSafe Village Dog Park
- Holston River Dog Park
- Petsafe Downtown Dog Park
- Victor Ashe Dogwood Park
- Tommy Schumpert Dog Park
- Concord Dog Park
- Charter Doyle Dog Park
- Plumb Creek Dog Park
These puppy trainers near you will have them following orders in no time:
- Off Leash K9 Training Knoxville at 3511 Overlook Cir
- All Dogs Go To Kevin at 5034 N Broadway #230
- The Spot 4 Dogs at 6923 Harrell Rd
There will be a variety of options at the above ranging from group puppy training classes to private dog training courses. Some of the specialty classes at Off Leash K9 Training including obedience training, service training, scent work, and courses for aggressive dogs. They have a board and train program available and can also give in-home lessons.
In addition to professional training The Spot 4 Dogs also does grooming and has a boarding facility. Some other spots we have mentioned here that do dog training are Agri Feed Pet Supply, PetSafe Village, and All Kreatures Pet Care.
The main objective of River Dog Bakery which you can find at 5201 Kingston Pike in Suite 8 is to provide nutritious and delicious treats for dogs. All of their treats are baked fresh in the store to keep them fresh.
There are never any additives, preservatives or artificial colorings or flavors put in and they use only high quality natural ingredients in their pet treats. Earlier we mentioned that both Agri Feed Pet Supply and Natural Pet Supply also have bakeries in their pet stores.
These pet groomers will make sure your dog or cat is looking their best:
- Kloud-9 Pet Salon & Spa at 6720 Jubilee Center Way
- Foxy Locks Pet Grooming & Doggie Daycare at 9309B Kingston Pike #B
- Doggone Pretty at 449 Park 40 N Blvd
- Dogwood Grooming Spa at 1013 Leon Dr
If you really want to pamper your pet take them to Kloud-9 Pet Salon & Spa. Not only can they get a haircut and their ears cleaned but they will get their nails trimmed, a massage bath, and other upscale services.
You can get your little buddy a bath and full service or partial grooming at Foxy Locks Pet Grooming & Doggie Daycare. Please note they only provide a daycare, there is no overnight boarding available.
Doggone Pretty will do full service grooming for all breeds of dogs and cats. Dogwood Grooming Spa can do anything from a simple bath to flea treatments, de-shedding treatments, and even can help get rid of skunk spray smells.
Misty’s Pet Depot, Petco, PetSmart, Pet Supplies Plus, The Spot 4 Dogs, PetSafe Village, and All Kreatures Pet Care also do grooming.
Pet Cafes In Knoxville
Scruffy’s Café which is located at 1015 N Broadway is a cat café and not an all pet café. That means you probably shouldn’t bring your dog!
One cool note to add, all of the cats at Scruffy’s Café are adoptable.
Hotels That Allow Pets
If you are trying to find a hotel that allows pets you can try:
Pet Boarding In Knoxville
These Knoxville pet boarding services should give them a comfortable rest:
- PetSafe Village at 10424 PetSafe Way
- All Kreatures Pet Care at 11132 Outlet Dr
- Pets R People 2 at 10627 Lexington Dr
A lot of these are more than just boarding facilities for dogs and cats. For instance both PetSafe Village and All Kreatures Pet Care offer grooming services.
PetSafe Village even does dog training and has their own dog park. At All Kreatures Pet Care there are luxury or budget friendly boarding options available. Some other places we have listed throughout the post that also do pet boarding include Butler Animal Clinic offer Emergency and Critical Care, Off Leash K9 Training, and The Spot 4 Dogs.
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:
- Central Veterinary Hospital at 1212 Clinch Ave
- Butler Animal Clinic at 7545 Oak Ridge Hwy
- Animal Emergency & Specialty Center at 10213 Kingston Pike
You can expect to find basic health care for animals like flea, tick, and heartworm prevention, parasite control, vaccinations, microchipping, and standard pet surgeries at all of those. They all also offer 24 hour emergency and critical veterinary care for sick or injured animals.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
You can get in-home pet euthanasia, veterinary hospice, cremations and other aftercare services from Lap of Love. Of course the best veterinarians near you will also be able to help with end of life care.
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Have Fun With Your Pets In Knoxville
After thinking about all of those pet stores, local 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 what is available here.
We know our 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 Knoxville pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.