Want to spoil your furry friend with treats and toys? Or perhaps you need to stock up on supplies, like food, poop bags, pee pads or a new leash? Jersey City has several boutique stores so you don’t have to venture into Manhattan or wait for an online order from Chewy. If you need to pop out and buy something quick, here’s a list of the best pet stores in Jersey City.
Hound About Town
Hound About Town is owned by locals Elizabeth and Donovan Cain, who had their first date in Liberty State Park with Elizabeth’s adopted dog Wiley. They’ve spent a lot of time researching natural food products and their store is stocked with all sorts of goodies including Bocce’s bakery treats, freeze-dried raw food, pig ears, Himalayan chews and more.
They also sell grooming products, toys, beds, bowls and apparel that your pooch will look oh so stylish in! There are two Hound About Town locations – the larger one is by Hamilton Park, while the smaller one is closer to Grove Street Station.
17 McWilliams Pl, Jersey City, NJ 07302
218 Montgomery St, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Tel: (201) 721-5532
Fussy Friends Pet Supplies
Located on Newark Ave in downtown Jersey City, Fussy Friends is a locally owned pet store selling food and toys at affordable prices. The store also stocks products for exotic pets and animals such as birds, reptiles and rodents.
Staff are very helpful and knowledgeable, plus they also offer treats and water if you decide to visit with your pup in tow.
148 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Tel: (201) 333-6400
JC Pet-Topia is a small woman-owned pet shop selling fresh food, treats, clothing, harnesses, leashes and other sundries. The store also offers grooming services in case you want to book your dog in for a bath or a fresh haircut. The store is located in McGinley Square, which is about 2 miles west of downtown Jersey City.
729 Bergen Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07306
Tel: (201) 685-7467
There are just a handful of pet stores in Jersey City but if you want to grab some treats for your dog or cat then you definitely have some options! Plus by shopping locally you’ll be supporting local businesses. If you’re looking for things to do with your dog, check out our list of the best dog parks in Jersey City.