15+ Pet Stores in North County San Diego (2019 Guide)
North County residents know that when it comes to wanting the best for our pets, the sky’s the limit. We love our fur babies. Local neighborhood and boutique pet supply stores can often provide unique and hard to find items like specialty and all natural pet foods, quality pet toys, and everything we need to make our pets feel loved and cared for. North County has a strong selection of specialty pet supply stores that cater to a variety of customer needs. Here they are!
A Bird Haven
This local pet supply store is located in the Cedros Design District in Solana Beach. Muttropolis was born out of a desire of the owners to shower our four-legged friends with as much love as they give us. They are known for their designer pet items including dog collars, pet carriers, unique pet toys, adorable dog beds and so much more. They regularly hold special events, meet-ups, and partner with local pet-focused non-profits.
Pupologie in Encinitas is your go-to for all things pup-a-rific. They are known for their knowledgeable staff, fantastic customer service, and good prices. They have a variety of specialty pet supplies including hard to find items. They also have a customer loyalty program and free local delivery for orders over fifty dollars.
Kahoots Pet Store
This local North County pet supply store offers all of the comforts of a chain with a personal small business touch. Chances are if you live in North County, you live near one of their many locations. They have 2 locations in coastal North County. See further below for their inland locations.
Wesco Pet Supply
Unleashed by Petco
Unleashed is Petco’s answer to the specialty pet supply store. It’s received great reviews. If you like the comfort of a big box chain on a smaller scale with a selection of specialty items for your pup and cat, then Unleashed is for you. They have three locations throughout North County.
Wild Birds Unlimited
Not to be left out, our fine feathered friends deserve pampering too. Wild Birds Unlimited has everything you need to care for your birds, whether wild or domestic. They have a great selection of perches, cages, and bird baths. They are located in Carlsbad off El Camino Real.
California Backyard Birds
LLL Reptile and Supply Co.
LLL is located in downtown Oceanside and has everything you need for your favorite reptile pet. They have lights, reptile aquariums food and more. They have an additional location in Escondido, see below for that information.
LLL Reptile in Escondido is located in old town. Their staff is knowledgeable and they have a variety of specialty reptile supplies. They have an additional location in Oceanside. See further above for that information.
Pier K9 Pet Store
The Naked Dog Shop
With a cheeky name like The Naked Dog, this local pet food and supply store in Vista has all the “naked” ingredients your pet needs to be healthy. In three years, they have grown to 11 locations. Although they are part of a Southern California pet supply chain, they offer personal customer service and a plethora of specialty pet items. Their pet food is “awesomely bare and naturally fun”.
Escondido Feed and Supply
With a knowledgeable staff and a legacy in the industry, Escondido Feed and Supply has your urban farm life needs covered with their selections of pet supplies for dogs, cats, chickens, and horses. They are the largest dealer of all natural and holistic pet supplies. They are also the oldest single-family feed store in San Diego County.
- 649 Rock Springs Rd, Escondido, CA 92025
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Country Feed is located off Vista Way on the way to Bonsall and Fallbrook. This local favorite is the spot for pet and farm needs. They are known for their customer service and friendly staff. They specialize in pet food and supplies, feed for livestock and farm supplies. If you are looking to start a chicken coop, they have baby chicks all year round.
Wholesome Choice Pet Market
Serving the North County community of Rancho Bernardo, Wholesome Choice Pet Market offers its customers a large selection of local and natural pet foods. They carry a variety of handmade pet toys and artisanal pet treats. They have two locations in the Rancho Bernardo area.