Top locally owned pet shops in Burlington

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No matter what pet you own in Vermont, you’re going to need pet supplies. While you might choose to primarily buy your supplies online, there’s also something to be said for finding a locally owned pet shop to purchase from when possible. A local pet shop can be a great way to get supplies as soon as possible without having to pay for shipping. Here are some great locally owned pet shops to check out in Burlington.

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1. Guy's Farm & Yard

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Guy’s Farm & Yard is a second-generation, family-owned Vermont business. Since 1960, it’s been providing Vermonters with high-quality products that encompass a wide variety of departments. Its slogan is, “If it eats or grows, we can feed it!” That includes pets, livestock, horses, farming supplies, and even bird supplies. Check out the Williston location, which is listed here, or visit the website for information about its locations in Morrisville, St. Albans, and Montpelier.

2. The Dog and Cat

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This local pet store provides natural dog and cat food and supplies to local pet owners. Products at this local boutique include natural treats, toys for dogs and cats, collars, and leashes. If you really want to get the best for your dog and cat, consider stopping by The Dog and Cat to check out this small business’s stock, much of which is locally produced.

3. Doggie Styles Pet Grooming

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Doggie Styles is primarily a grooming location. However, in addition to their grooming services, they also have a small boutique where you can get clothing and accessories for many different sizes and shapes of dogs. They specialize in products made locally from recycled, sustainable, natural, and organic materials, and even have a personal shopper who can help you fit collars and sweaters.

4. Pet Food Warehouse

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Pet Food Warehouse describes itself as “Vermont’s favorite pet food and supply store.” It’s a locally owned and operated store that’s been in business since 1983, and it provides a huge variety of pet food and supplies for dogs, cats, and other animals like birds, fish, reptiles, and small mammals. You can visit them at either of their two locations, with one in Shelburne and one in South Burlington. There’s also a self-serve dog wash available, as well as free local shipping on orders of $39 or more.

5. Play Dog Play

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Play Dog Play is a dog-focused location in Burlington that provides a variety of services, including doggy daycare, dog boarding, and pet supplies at their retail store. Whether you’re looking for a place for your dog to play with other dogs or you’re looking for accessories to gift to your beloved pup, Play Dog Play can offer those services and help your dog stay happy and healthy.

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A locally owned pet shop is a great place to get the supplies you need for your pet, no matter what kind of pet you own or what supplies you’re looking for. However, you still need to know which supplies you should look for to suit your pet’s needs. If you’re looking for specific information surrounding which supplies your pet needs, book a virtual vet appointment with Vetster to get some insight.

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