• By: OLM Staff

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

Critter Jungle

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

Pucci Parlour

 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