Today we will be breaking down everything we know about pets in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Whether you are a current owner or trying to find a new special friend there should be plenty of information here that can assist.
Our opening section will be all about the best Saint Petersburg pet stores. We figure since they are a good place to buy puppies, kittens, toys, food, and supplies they will probably be the most popular section of this post.
Dog or cat adoption at the best animal shelters near you will be up next. With so much overpopulation the adoption route is the choice of many these days.
The dog lovers will get the most from reading our next few sections which are about dog parks, puppy trainers, and local dog bakeries. Then we will jump into grooming and dog or cat cafes around the city. Hotels that allow pets to check in will also get their own section for any new visitors to the area.
You will even hear about the best places for pet boarding near you if you are traveling out of town yourself. At the end we will get into some unfortunate topics like veterinarians and dog or cat cremation.
There will also be a map to help you figure out which places are closest to your current area. You may also want to look through some of our other guides for more cities around Europe.
Best Pet Stores In Saint Petersburg
Petshop.ru is a good online pet store in Saint Petersburg and around much of Russia. They can deliver healthy pet food for dogs, cats, and other pets online.
They sell dry food, canned food, natural food and treats, vitamins and health supplements for pets, collars, leashes and all kinds of pet accessories. They even have a veterinary pharmacy available.
Animal Shelters & Adoption
At these local animal shelters you should have find plenty of cute adoptable dogs and pets:
- Abandoned Angel at Kozhevennaya Liniya, 1-3
- Polyanka at Prospekt Narodnogo Opolcheniya, 247 #2
- Priyut Dlya Koshek Novyy Dom at Garazhnyy Proyezd, 4
The shelters at Abandoned Angel and Polyanka cater to pet adoption, mostly cats and dogs. Priyut Dlya Koshek Novyy Dom focuses solely on cat adoption.
All of the above would be very good contacts for anyone that is involved in a situation involving a lost or found dog, cat, or other pet in the area.
There is not much that will make them happier than spending some time at one of these dog parks near you:
- Ploshchadka Dlya Sobak
- Sports & Training Platform
It might be hard to teach an old dog a new trick but these puppy training services will give you the best shot:
- DogPark at st. Savushkina 17
- Federation of Military Dog Training Center at Lanskoye Shosse 14 #1
- Nikolai Gaevsky’s Dog Training School at k, Primorskoye sh., Ol’gino
There are group puppy training classes or homeschooling as well as dog walking and a dog hotel available at DogPark. In addition to puppy training lessons you can also get dog grooming, boarding, or shop in the pet store at The Federation of Military Dog.
On a special occasion give them a great treat from one of these local dog bakeries:
Radost’ Pitomtsais a pet bakery for both cats and dogs. Poodle-Strudel only uses natural ingredients to make healthy treats for pets.
Saint Petersburg Pet Grooming
To help your dog or cat look better than ever bring them to one of these Saint Petersburg pet groomers:
Not only does Happy Pet do grooming for dogs and cats but they also will teach you how to do dog grooming yourself. Some other places we have mentioned throughout the post that also provide pet grooming services include The Federation of Military Dog and Pitomtsy V Radosti.
We are not aware of any dog, cat, or pet cafes in Saint Petersburg 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:
- Moscow Hotel at Ploshchad’ Aleksandra Nevskogo
- Park Inn at st. Shipbuilders, 14
- Four Seasons Lion Palace at Voznesensky Ave, 1
- Novotel at Ulitsa Mayakovskogo, 3A
These Saint Petersburg pet boarding services are where to go when you need to take a trip:
- Pitomtsy V Radosti at Ulitsa Labutina, 8
- Gostinitsa Dlya Zhivotnykh “Kote” at Bol’shoy Prospekt Vasil’yevskogo Ostrova, 89
- Gostinitsa Dlya Zhivotnykh “Koshkin Dom” at Bol’shoy Prospekt Vasil’yevskogo Ostrova, д. 39/14
Not only can you get cat boarding at Pitomtsy V Radosti but they also have a cat salon for grooming. Kote provides pet boarding for a variety of animals, and Koshkin Dom is another spot that focuses solely on cat boarding.
Happy Pet, DogPark and The Federation of Military Dog also provide pet boarding near you.
Best Veterinarians Near You
Get your animals the quality medical attention they deserve from one of the best veterinarians in town:
- Veterinary clinic. Ivan Fillmore at Engels Ave 154
- Veterinary clinic “TsVDMH” at Komendantskiy pr. 27 building 1
- Veterinary clinic “Vetus” at st. Vedeneeva, 12 building 4
- Clinic of Dr. Sotnikov at Repishcheva st. 13 building 1
- Veterinary Center Dr. Bazylevsky A.A. at Prospect Veterans d. 114/1
Veterinary clinic TsVDMH provides services like microcipping, euthanasia, cremation, passport registration and even cosmetic procedures. Their veterinary clinic is also open 24 hours.
Vetus can also provide 24/7 emergency veterinary care for dogs, cats, rodents, and birds but they do not accept exotic pets. Clinic of Dr. Sotnikov Veterinary can help you get an animal passport, insert microchips, and with end of life care like euthanasia and cremation.
You can get health care for exotic animals at Veterinary Center Dr. Bazylevsky A.A.
Pet Cremation & Euthanization
Not a fun topic but we should also mention that you can get end of life care like pet creation or euthanization at:
Pet Ritual, Vetret, and Oblako provide in home pet euthanasia and pet cremation services in your area. Veterinary clinic TsVDMH and the Clinic of Dr. Sotnikov Veterinary can also help with end of life pet care.
More info about rabies vaccinations for dogs in St. Petersburg can be found at that link. You can also check out our posts on these towns:
- Everything About Pets In Moscow
- Everything About Pets In Helsinki
- Everything About Pets In Kiev
- Everything About Pets In Stockholm
Have Fun With Your Pets In Saint Petersburg
Now that you have read 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 have a much better understanding of your options.
We and 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 Saint Petersburg pet stores, shelters, dog parks, or whatever places you learned about on this page.