Everything we know about pets in Lancaster will be discussed in great detail for you today. Our goal is to make this a one-stop shop with all of the information you require.
Even if we are aiming to cover everything we can’t think of a better way to begin than with a list of the best Lancaster pet stores. They are most likely the main draw to our blog and should be able to assist you in purchasing puppies, kittens, toys, food, or other supplies.
You will also learn about the top local animal shelters next for individuals who would rather adopt a dog, cat, or other pet than buy a new one. Our next three topics which are about dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakers near you will appeal to dog enthusiasts in the area.
After that we will pivot towards pet grooming shops and dog or cat cafes in your area. Any travelers will appreciate the following sections which describe pet-friendly hotels and boarding facilities near you.
Our final two topics, veterinarians and pet cremation services, are unfortunate but do need to be mentioned. Don’t leave before you see our map at the end either.
We have written many local pet guides for cities around the Northeast if you are interested in reading more.
Best Pet Stores In Lancaster
These great Lancaster pet stores are where to go if you want to buy a new puppy, kitten, toys, food, or any kind of supplies:
That Pet Place sells a wide range of supplies and accessories for dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, and small animals, as well as fish and aquarium supplies. They are also pleased with their tiny pet section, reptile room, and bird collection in their covered aviary.
Exotic pets such as iguanas, snakes, lizards, and other reptiles as well as rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, and other cuddly pets are available to visitors. By appointment, That Pet Place also offers a comprehensive range of pet grooming services.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
Consider visiting a local animal shelters before you decide to go the buying new route:
- Humane League of Lancaster County at 2195 Lincoln Hwy E
- Pet Pantry of Lancaster County at 26 Millersville Rd
Pet adoption, lost and found pets, veterinary care, and dog licensing are all services provided by the Humane League of Lancaster County. Pet Pantry provides emergency and long-term pet food assistance to those in need so that their adoring pets can remain in their homes and become a part of their family.
They also offer pet adoption, low-cost spay/neuter and feral cat TNR programs, and life-saving procedures to those who cannot afford regular veterinary costs.
On a sunny day these dog parks near you are where they can have a great time:
- Beau’s Dream Dog Park Buchanan Park
- The Overlook Dog Park
- Noel S. Dorwart Park & Nature Area
- Northwest Lancaster County River Trail
- Dog Park Mount Joy
It should be mentioned that DOg Park Mount Joy is only available to those with a membership. If you want to sign up great, if not choose a different place for your next walk.
To speed up their learning curve sign up for one of these puppy trainers:
Kaye Ames teaches puppy manners, advanced puppy manners, canine good citizen, rally obedience, agility, private classes, and group classes. Faithful Companion Dog Training provides private or semi-private instruction, group sessions, puppy lessons, manners, obedience training, and can teach them some fancy tricks.
Oscar’s Pet Resort and Dog Sense that we will be linking you to later also provides group lessons, behavior modification, and individualized dog training.
Basset and Lab at 1352 Harrisburg Pike is a pet boutique and bakery that is fully stocked with the best pet foods and products to promote natural pet health and well-being.
These pet groomers will make sure your dog or cat is looking their best:
- Country Pets Grooming at 1027 Dillerville Rd
- Deb The Dog Groomer at 1027 Dillerville Rd
- Elite Canine Spa Mobile Pet Grooming
Country Pets Grooming & Salon offers expert pet grooming services to all local pet owners.
Elite Canine Spa provides mobile grooming services in Lancaster County.
Other places we have listed throughout the post that also do local dog grooming include That Pet Place, Oscar’s Pet Resort, Dog Sense, and Neffsville Veterinary Clinic.
Pet Cafes In Lancaster
At this time we are not aware of any pet cafes in Lancaster. If you do know of one please tell us so we can add the info to this post, thanks.
Hotels That Allow Pets
If you are looking for local hotels that allow pets stay at:
- Eden Resort & Suites at 222 Eden Rd
- Home2 Suites at 1584 Fruitville Pike
- Red Roof Inn at 2307 Lincoln Hwy E
Pet Boarding In Lancaster
These pet boarding facilities should give them a comfortable rest:
Oscar’s Pet Resort offers luxurious overnight boarding for cats and dogs, doggie daycare programs, dog training, state-of-the-art grooming from certified dog groomers, and a variety of training programs and workshops to meet your pet’s needs.
Dog Sense provides dog boarding, daycare, a grooming spa, and dog training. The Neffsville Veterinary Clinic is another place where they can stay overnight.
Best Veterinarians Near You
They will get the best medical care possible if you take them to one of these veterinarians in your area:
- PETS Emergency Treatment & Specialties at 930 N Queen St
- Neffsville Veterinary Clinic at 2555 Lititz Pike
- VCA Bridgeport Animal Hospital at 1251 Ranck Mill Rd
PETS Emergency Treatment and Specialties provides emergency care for dogs, cats, and small mammals 24 hours a day, seven days a week. They also collaborate with general practitioners to provide care in a variety of disciplines such as cardiology, dermatology, internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, and surgery.
Microchipping, pet loss and euthanasia, pet grooming, and pet boarding are all services offered by Neffsville Veterinary Clinic. For nearly 50 years, VCA Bridgeport Animal Hospital has been serving the pets of York County, including Manheim, Lampeter, and Hempfield. Their veterinarians offer a variety of general medical, surgical, and emergency services for dogs, cats, rabbits, pot-bellied pigs, ferrets, and various birds.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Happy Tails Animal Hospital at 823 Rohrerstown Road provides veterinarian care, including euthanasia. For cremation services, Happy Tails Animal Hospital works with Pet Memorial who has a compassionate staff that offers a variety of cremation alternatives, individual and communal, as well as urn and memorial products to meet your specific needs.
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Have Fun With Your Pets In Lancaster
After thinking about all of those local 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 should be ready to plan your next move.
We know that our readers would be grateful 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 Lancaster pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.