Today we will be going over everything we know about pets in Pensacola in great depth. Hopefully this will serve as a one-stop shop for all of the information you require as quickly and conveniently as possible.
Even though we’re aiming to cover everything, we can’t think of a better place to start than with a list of the best Pensacola pet stores. They are most likely the main pull to this page and should be able to assist you in purchasing puppies, kittens, toys, food, or other supplies.
We’ll discuss the top local animal shelters next for individuals who would rather adopt a dog, cat, or other pet than buy one new. Our next three sections which are about dog parks, puppy trainers, and dog bakers near you will appeal to dog enthusiasts in the area.
Then it’ll be time to look into pet grooming shops and dog or cat cafes in your area. Anyone who travels frequently will appreciate the following sections which describe pet-friendly hotels and boarding facilities in the area.
Our final two topics, veterinarians and pet cremation services, will be a little more somber. Stay tuned for our local pet map at the conclusion, and click here to compare the situation here to that of other towns in the Southeast.
Best Pet Stores In Pensacola
Head to one of the best pet stores in Pensacola if you want to buy a new puppy, kitten, toys, food, or other supplies:
- Panhandle Exotics at 129 N New Warrington Rd
- Barney’s Pet World at 1520 N Blue Angel Pkwy
If you want to buy exotic animals then Panhandle Exotics is your go to spot. They also have a wide variety of supplies for exotic reptiles, mammals, and other animals.
You can buy puppies, kittens, birds, fish, and reptiles at Barney’s Pet World. Of course they also have a variety of healthy pet foods, treats, toys, supplies and accessories plus they even do grooming and boarding.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
These animal shelters should have plenty of cute dogs and pets for adoption:
- Pensacola Humane Society at 5 N Q St
- Escambia County Animal Shelter at 200 W Fairfield Dr
The shelter at the Pensacola Humane Society is one of the best places in the area to adopt a dog, cat, or other pet. The shelter at Escambia County Animal Services works in tandem with the Escambia County Animal Control division.
Not only are both of the above good places to adopt pets, but they are also who to contact if you are in a situation involving a lost or found dog, cat, or other pet.
There is not much that will make them happier than spending some time at one of these dog parks near you:
- Beulah Regional Dog Park
- Roger Scott Dog Park
- Bayview Dog Park and Beach
- Bill Dickson Dog Park
- Lexington Terrace Dog Park
- Pensacola Beach West Dog Park
- Pensacola Beach East Dog Park
These local puppy trainers will have them following orders in no time:
- Positive Splash Dog Training at 5215 Saufley Field Rd
- Posh Pup at 3005 N 9th Ave
There are board and train programs and in-home training available at Positive Splash Dog Training. Posh Pup does basic puppy training classes, advanced dog training classes, plus grooming for both cats and dogs.
We will be mentioning them again soon but ShamPoochies Pet Salon & Bakery located at 2950 Langley Avenue could belong in a few sections here. Not only are they a pet salon and bakery, but they have a pet hotel also!
All of the cookies they sell were homemade and hand-decorated by the Kool Dog Kafe. Some of their more popular home baked dog treats include lamb jerky, dried sweet-potatoes wrapped in chicken jerky, and chicken-breast-jerky strips.
Plus they have their popular Greenies which are great for oral care.
Pensacola Pet Grooming
Not only can you get great grooming at Cain’s Dog House at 1738 Creighton Road but they also provide pet boarding. ShamPoochies from our dog bakery section is also a really good place to go for dog grooming near you.
Other spots that are listed throughout the post that do pet grooming include Barney’s Pet World, Cain’s Dog House, Animal Hospital of Pensacola, and Posh Pup.
We are not aware of any dog, cat, or pet cafes in Pensacola at the moment. If you know of any please tell us in the comments at the end of the post so we can add that info to this page, thanks.
Hotels That Allow Pets
For a hotel that allows pets stay at:
- Hyatt Place Airport at 161 Airport Ln
- Red Roof Inn Fairgrounds at 2591 Wilde Lake Blvd
- TownePlace Suites at 481 Creighton Rd
Pet Boarding In Pensacola
These Pensacola pet boarding services are where to go when you need to take a trip:
- Pensacola Pet Resort at 300 E Gadsden St
- Play ‘n Stay at 4220 N Davis Hwy
It is important to note that Pensacola Pet Resort only caters to large dogs who weigh more than 40 pounds. But the ones that are allowed at the resort might just love their swimming pool for dogs.
Play ‘n Stay is a daycare and overnight boarding option for cats and dogs. Additional options for pet boarding include Barney’s Pet World, ShamPoochies, Safe Harbor Animal Hospital, Davis Animal Hospital, Animal Hospital of Pensacola, and Positive Splash Dog Training.
Best Veterinarians Near You
If unfortunate medical problems arise go to one of the best veterinarians near you and get the best care:
- Safe Harbor Animal Hospital at 820 Creighton Rd
- Davis Animal Hospital at 8560 N Davis Hwy
- Animal Hospital of Pensacola at 5001 N 12th Ave
- Veterinary Emergency Refferal Center at 4800 N Davis Hwy
The list of available services at Safe Harbor Animal Hospital is extensive and includes emergency veterinary services, parasite prevention, and microchipping. They work on a variety of animals like dogs, cats, pocket pets, exotic animals and birds.
Plus they have a boarding facility. Not only is Davis Animal Hospital a good place to go if you have a sick or injured pet but they also have a pet hotel and spa.
You can buy supplies, get a microchip implanted, try out the boarding or grooming services, and get exotic pet care at Animal Hospital of Pensacola. For 24 hour emergency veterinary services contact the Veterinary Emergency Referral Center.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
When the sad day comes you can get your dog, cat, or other pet cremated at:
- Megan’s Landing Vet Clinic at 10081 Hwy 98 W
- Pet Angel
Megan’s Landing Vet Clinic uses Pet Angel for all of their afterlife services. Not only can they do pet euthanasia at their location but they also can provide microchipping.
You can cut out the middle men by contacting Pet Angel directory who does private, individual, or communal cremations and has a cemetery.
For more info on lost and found pets in Escambia County click that link. And for more info on pet licensing in Pensacola click there.
You may also want to read some of our other posts:
- Jacksonville Pet Guide & Map
- Lafayette Pet Guide & Map
- New Orleans Pet Guide & Map
- Atlanta Pet Guide & Map
Have Fun With Your Pets In Pensacola
After reading 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 you should feel a lot more confident about what comes next.
We know our 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. Hopefully you have a great time visiting any Pensacola pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.