Everything we know about pets in Miami will be discussed in detail for you right here on this page. Our goal is to dive deep and share anything you might be interested in about the subject at hand.
There is no better place to begin than a list of the best Miami 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 in your area. 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.
And anyone who is interested is welcome to look through more of our posts on cities around the Southeast at that link.
Best Pet Stores In Miami
When you want to buy a new puppy or kitten or just get some new toys, food, or supplies these best pet stores in Miami are good places to go:
- Wynwood Dog Food Co. at 2561 N Miami Ave
- Dog Bar at 1627 Euclid Ave
- PetSmart at 3101 N Miami Ave #110
- Auggie’s Doggies at 1515 SW 1st Ave, Fort Lauderdale
- Ruff House at 4834 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale
- Pet Supermarket at 1375 W 49th St, Hialeah
- PetSmart at 3301 SW 22nd St, Coral Gables
- Rigo’s Meal at 2501 SW 101st Ave suite #103, Miramar
- Kitschy Cat Shack at 2108 Tyler St, Hollywood
Expect to find all kinds of pet foods, treats, collars, leashes, toys, carriers, and other supplies at any of those local pet stores. Wynwood Dog Food Co. provides nutritious dog food that is 100% human-grade, preservative-free, and canine certified.
Cat and dog food, treats, vitamins, and accessories are available at Dog Bar who also provides grooming and spa services, dental care, and dog training. PetSmart is a big box retailer you probably already know about that does grooming services and dog training.
Auggie’s Pet Supplies is a locally owned and operated natural pet food store that has a large selection of nutritious and high-quality food, toys, and clothing for your dogs. Ruff House carries a comprehensive selection of all-natural and holistic pet food, frozen raw food, bones, hemp oil and chews, snacks, supplements, spa and grooming supplies, collars, toys, and much more.
There is also a self-service dog wash. Everything you need for your four-legged friends is available at Pet Supermarket who also works with local organizations to organize adoptions and other animal welfare events.
Rigo’s Meal sells some of the the best local, handmade, locally sourced, homemade raw dog food diets in Florida. They are committed to producing natural pet food by hand. Rigo’s Meal is FDA-approved and provides vitamins, minerals, and essential proteins to improve your pet’s health and they offer free local delivery on orders of $80 or more.
Kitschy Cat Shack in Hollywood provides healthy food, vitamins, and supplies for cats. They exclusively sell high-quality items like raw meat and kibble.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
There will probably be plenty of dogs and pets for adoption at these local animal shelters:
- Miami-Dade Animal Services at 3599 NW 79th Ave
- Humane Society Of Greater Miami at 16101 W Dixie Hwy
- Broward County Animal Care & Adoption Center at 2400 SW 42nd St
Pet adoption, animal licensing, pet euthanasia, spay/neuter surgery, vaccines, lost and found pets, and more are all available via Miami-Dade Animal Services. The Humane Society of Greater Miami offers an adoption program, low-cost spay/neuter, low-cost vaccinations, and other preventative treatment, as well as a grooming facility, a store, and a pet cemetery.
In addition to adoption, the Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Center offers pet registration tags, vaccinations, and a spay/neuter program.
An afternoon at one of these dog parks near you will make them as happy as anything:
- Amelia Earhart Bark Park
- Perrine Wayside Dog Park
- Tropical Park Dog Park
- Kennedy Dog Park (Coconut Grove Dog Park)
- Margaret Pace Dog Park
- Haulover Dog Park
- South Pointe Park
- Bark Park at West Kendale
- Snyder Park in Fort Lauderdale
- Canine Corner Dog Park in Pompano Beach
These puppy training services in your area should speed up their learning curve:
- K-9 Specialist at 710 Washington Ave #422
- Applause Your Paws at 4423 SW 74th Ave
- K9 Off Leash at 7140 NW 2nd Ct
- The Dog Training Clinic at 7568 Coconut Blvd
- Wolff’s Kennel K-9 Boarding & Training Center at 2530 W 2nd Ave
- K9 Advisors Dog Training at 1519 Coolidge St, Hollywood
- Smart Start Puppies Dog Training
K-9 Specialist is a dog training company that comes to you and trains your dog in the comfort of your own home. Puppies, adult dogs, housebreaking, problem resolution, behavior modification, basic obedience, advanced obedience, advanced protection, service dog training, therapy dog training, and aggression therapy rehabilitation are some of the types of training available.
Private lessons, group sessions, a board and train boot camp, boarding school, and training daycamp are all available at Applause Your Paws. Private training classes, board and train, doggy daycare, dog walking, and boarding are all available at K9 Off Leash.
The Dog Training Clinic offers basic and advanced obedience training, in-home training, and specialized training. Smart Start Puppies Dog Training provides a basic and advanced in-home training program, doggie bootcamp, special needs training, therapy dog training and custom solutions.
Wolff’s Kennel provides 24-hour supervision, high-quality dog boarding, training services, and is supported by a lifetime of hands-on experience in animal care. They provide dog training and coaching tailored to your unique needs, including personal consultation for the majority of dog-related difficulties such as puppy training, obedience, protection training, behavior issues, aggression, separation anxiety, breeding service, and many others.
Another great option for all of your dog training needs, from basic obedience and puppy housebreaking to advanced canine behavior modification, specialized service dog training and certification, executive protection K9s, and dependable family protection canines is available from K9 Advisors.
Some spots we are linking to in other lists also do puppy training near you like Dog Bar, Fit & Go Pets, and TLC Pet Care Services.
A tasty treat from one of these dog bakeries will really show your appreciation:
- Doggie Bag Café at 7600 SW 117th Ave
- Bubba Rose Biscuit at 1785 NW 21st Terr
- Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming at 2394 N Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale
Birthday cakes, organic treats, pup-cakes, organic ice cream, a doggy bar, and more are available at Doggie Bag Café. Bubba Rose Biscuit makes dog treats from natural, nutritious ingredients.
Their delicious natural dog treats are handcrafted in local bakery utilizing authentic, nutritious, and clean ingredients sourced from the United States and are devoid of preservatives, chemicals, salt, artificial flavors, colors, fillers, and GMOs.
Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming is a leading specialty retailer of pet food, pet-related supplies, all-natural and human grade baked treats and cakes, gifts for the human pet lovers, and pet grooming services in your area.
Get your dog or cat looking ready for the ‘Gram at these pet groomers:
- Dog From Ipanema at 7230 SW 57 Ave, Coral Gables
- European Pet Grooming Salon at 1800 SW 27th Ave #102
- Barks and Tales Dog Spa at 2037 NW 1st Pl
- Nick’s Grooming Studio at 1135 Federal Hwy #2
- Dog City at 3951 N Federal Hwy
- Princess & Dukes Pets Salon at 6900 W 32nd Ave #13, Hialeah
- Clean Paws Pet Salon & Resort at 3030 Johnson St, Hollywood
- The Ultimate Pet Grooming & Spa at 110 N 17th Ave, Hollywood
In a clean and courteous atmosphere, Dog From Ipanema provides high-quality grooming services to dogs and cats. Pet grooming and boarding are available at European Pet Grooming Salon.
Dog grooming, dog daycare, and dental cleaning are all available at Barks and Tales Dog Spa. Bath & brush, bath & tidy, and complete grooming are all available at Dog City. Flea bathing, ear cleansing, sanitary area trimming, teeth brushing, de-matting fee, and anal glands are also available.
Princess & Duke’s Pet Salon offers washing, general grooming, hairdressing, a nursery, and a hotel for your pet. Clean Paws Pet Salon and Resort provides pet grooming, daycare, boarding, and dental cleaning.
The Ultimate Pet Grooming & Spa is a cage-free environment where your pet may play and socialize with other pets while waiting for their grooming appointment, and they also have a doggie daycare.
Dog Bar, The Humane Society, Fit & Go Pets, D.O.G. Hotels, TLC Pet Care Services, Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming in Fort Lauderdale, and Ohana Pet Resort from our other lists also do quality local pet grooming.
Pet Cafes In Miami
These dog, cat, or other pet cafes in Miami are good places for them (or you) to make a new friend:
- The Cat Café South Beach at 1423 Washington Ave
- Good Luck Cat Café at 901 Progresso Dr #202
- Barkyard n’ Brews at 817 NW 1st St, Fort Lauderdale
The Cat Café South Beach is a cat-only cafe, not a pet-only cafe, and all of their cats are available for adoption. Along those same lines all of the cats at the Good Luck Cat Cafe have been completely vetted, are up to date on all age-appropriate vaccinations, have been spayed or neutered, and have been microchipped, and are looking for their forever homes.
The adoption price for each cat is $100, which includes a home visit before the adoption is finalized. Barkyard n’ Brews is a premier leash-free dog park and beer garden located in the center of Fort Lauderdale that provides a secure and entertaining setting for your pups to enjoy. They also welcome dog parents of legal drinking age to their beer garden, which features a changing selection of local craft, domestic, and imported beers on tap, bottle, and can.
Wines, Italian speciality coffees, and fountain sodas are also available in their beer garden. Everyone will find something to their liking, and while this might not be a café we bet many of you are glad to know about it.
Hotels That Allow Pets
Anyone that is traveling and who needs a hotel that allows pets can try:
- Novotel Brickell at 1500 SW 1st Ave
- Mandarin Oriental at 500 Brickell Key Dr
- W Miami at 485 Brickell Ave
- The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort at 321 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd
- The Colony Hotel at 155 Hammon Ave, Palm Beach
Pet Boarding In Miami
These Miami pet boarding services should give them a good nights sleep:
- Fit & Go Pets at 711 NW 24th St
- D.O.G. Hotels at 28 NE 26th St
- TLC Pet Care Services at 1923 S Federal Hwy
- The Ohana Pet Resort at 1016 Clearwater Pl
- A Paw Above at 699 S Federal Hwy #6143
- Lauderdale Pet Lodge at 2604 S Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale
Fit & Go Pets provides boarding with outdoor space that includes artificial turf, natural grass, plenty of shade, separate areas for little and large dogs, a wet area with pools, and a wash area. Daycare, grooming, dog training, dog walking, and drop-in services are also available.
For busy dog parents all across South Florida, D.O.G. Hotels offers a first-class pet resort experience. Daycare, overnight boarding, and grooming are all possible on site.
TLC Pet Care Services offers boarding, grooming, dog daycare, training, pet dentistry, and pet taxi services for cats, dogs, and other animals. Pet boarding, dog daycare, and spa treatments are all available at the Ohana Pet Resort.
Lauderdale Pet Lodge will provide a great resort stay for your four-legged friend. They offer cat and dog boarding in addition to a daycare.
A Paw Above provides dog walking, in-home boarding, doggie daycare, cat sitting, and house sitting, as well as a pet nanny service while serving costumers from Ft. Lauderdale to Miami.
More options for overnight animal boarding that we have mentioned in other lists include Applause Your Paws, European Pet Grooming Salon, Princess & Duke’s Pet Salon, Clean Paws Pet Salon, VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital, Wolff’s Kennel, and West Palm Animal Clinic.
Best Veterinarians Near You
You can give them the best medical care possible by going to one of the best veterinarians in your area:
- Miami Animal Clinic at 7337 SW 8th St
- Silver Bluff Animal Clinic at 2515 SW 27th Ave
- Gentle Care Animal Hospital at 1020 E Broward Blvd
- West Palm Animal Clinic at 2254 N Military Trl
- Miami Veterinary Specialists at 8601 Sunset Dr
- VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital at 1574 E Commercial Blvd, Fort Lauderdale
- Palmetto Animal Clinic at 1919 W 68th St, Hialeah
- Ponce De Leon Animal Clinic at 4561 Ponce de Leon, Coral Gables
- Quality Care Animal Hospital at 7970 Miramar Pkwy #5878, Miramar
- Broward Animal Hospital at 1180 N Dixie Hwy, Hollywood
All of the above should be able to provide standard veterinary care for animals like microchipping, vaccines, flea and tick prevention, parasite control, cremations, euthanasia, other end of life care, and basic surgical or medical procedures.
The Miami Animal Clinic offers a variety of veterinary treatments including euthanasia for pets. Emergency treatments, medical baths, rabies tags, and other services are available at Silver Bluff Animal Clinic.
Microchipping, boarding, elderly pet care, spay/neuter, parasite prevention and heartworm testing, as well as flea and tick control treatments are all available at West Palm Animal Clinic.
Miami Veterinary Specialists is a 24-hour emergency and specialty hospital that was established with the goal of providing a hospital to meet the specialty needs of the veterinary community in your area. If you need urgent emergency veterinary care call them at +1 305-665-2820.
VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital provides emergency care, dental care, euthanasia services, house calls, flea and tick prevention, parasite control, a weight management program, and many other services.
Palmetto Animal Clinic’s team of specialists has made it their mission to deliver quality veterinarian care to all animals since 2000. If disease strikes, they provide a variety of preventive care and wellness services such as emergency and urgent care, dental care, internal medicine, preventive medicine, and more.
Ponce De Leon Animal Clinic provides comprehensive veterinary services while adhering to the highest standards of care. Emergency services, pet boarding and grooming, breeding, dental work, flea, tick, and heartworm prevention and control, and other services are among those provided.
Quality Care Animal Hospital is one of the top pet veterinarian hospitals near you that offers pet immunizations, spay and neuter procedures, microchips, declawing, dental care, and flea and tick prevention. They also provide the most advanced surgical services in orthopedic and soft-tissue surgery.
Broward Animal Hospital is a family-oriented veterinarian in Hollywood, Florida. Their primary purpose as a practice is to provide safe and effective veterinary treatment in order to promote the health of their patients.
Dentistry, preventive treatment, grooming and boarding, obedience training, and daycare are among the medical services provided. In addition to veterinary treatment, they offer a number of other pet owner support services to the people and pets of Hollywood, Hallandale Beach, Dania Beach, and the surrounding areas.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Peaceful Paws Memorial Services at 9090 NW South River Dr Bay 35 provides pet cremation services that are both private and communal and they offer memorials. VCA Imperial Point Animal Hospital also provides pet euthanasia services.
At this point we want to add a few useful links like these to help with any lost or found pet situations. And here is one for local pet adoption. You might also want to check out some of our other guides for these towns in the region:
Have Fun With Your Pets In Miami
After thinking about all of those local pet stores, animal shelters, adoption centers, dog parks, puppy trainers, bakeries, groomers, cafes, hotels that allow pets, places to board your dogs or cats, and even veterinarian or cremation services near you whatever you want to do just might be possible.
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 Miami pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.