Best of Ottawa 2021: Pet shops, groomers & daycares
After over 20-years writing about life in Ottawa, we think we have a pretty good idea of the best of what this city has to offer. In this weekly series, we share our picks with you — our top spots for takeout, live music venues, local brews, bands and more. Check, share and discuss #OLMBest every week!
The Pet Shoppe
4772 Bank St, Gloucester
This family owned pet supply store specializes in all natural and premium foods. Located in Findlay Creek, it is the place to go for pet food, toys, and grooming services.
Photo: The Pet Shoppe via Facebook
The Pampered Pet
2446 Bank St, Ottawa
The Pampered Pet is a family owned and operated pet shop that offers pet food with 100% natural ingredients, to provide holistic nutrition for your pets. They also have groomers available for your cat or dog.
Photo: The Pampered Pet via Facebook
The Ruff House
800 Industrial Ave Unit 16, Ottawa
One of Ottawa's top doggy daycares and grooming services, The Ruff House offers a safe environment for your pets. They offer grooming for dogs of all shapes and sizes and even have their own retail store.
Photo: The Ruff House via Facebook
Healthy Pets HQ
420 Bank St, Ottawa
An independent pet store established in 2012, Healthy Pets HQ supports pet rescue and rehabilitation. Pets are also welcome in the store. Be sure to check out their supplies for cats, dogs, and small animals.
Photo: Healthy Pets HQ via Facebook
1405 Carling Ave, Ottawa and 1605 Orleans Blvd, Orleans
Critter Jungle is a locally owned business that has been running for the past 33 years.This pet food and supplies shop is dedicated to providing quality products and advice to ensure your pet a happy life.
Photo: Critter Jungle via Facebook
Mutts n Pups Doggy Daycare and Spaw
368 Churchill Ave N, Ottawa
Located in the village of Westboro, Mutts n Pups prides themselves on their friendly environment that provides comfy beds, play structures and social interactions for your pets.
Photo: Mutts n Pups Doggy Daycare and Spaw via Facebook
1134 Mill St, Manotick
This upscale pet parlour offers grooming services for your stylish pets. Pucci Parlour ensures the safety of their furry clients by using all natural ingredients in their products, that won’t hurt their skin or damage the fur.
Photo: Pucci Parlour via Facebook
Kayla’s Dog Grooming
1207 Wellington St. W, Ottawa
Welcoming you and your pets with open arms, Kayla’s Dog Grooming is proud to serve the local community. They offer baths, brushing services, nail trimming and more. Treat your pup today with their high quality services and friendly staff.
Photo: Kayla's Dog Grooming via Facebook
Cricket and Company
21 Murray St, Ottawa
Located in the ByWard Market, Cricket and Company has been serving the Ottawa area since 2014. This shop offers everything your pet needs and could ever dream of.
Photo: Cricket and Company via Facebook
Purrdy Paws Pet Grooming Spa
732 Bank St, Ottawa, ON
Right in the heart of the Glebe is Purrdy Paws Pet Grooming Spa, a locally owned pet care service. They offer spa grooming, mobile grooming and more.
Photo: Purdy Paws via Facebook