Every day, you can adopt a pet in a Petco store.
In fact, together with Petco and our community partners, we help find homes for thousands of dogs, cats, and rabbits and other pets every week.
Do they sell dogs at PetSmart?
Our centers feature adoptable pets from local animal welfare groups. Select PetSmart stores feature Everyday Dog & Cat Adoption Centers complete with a meet-and-greet playroom, as well as small animal and reptile adoptions.
Does PetSmart sell Petco dogs?
Petco and Petsmart have agreements with local animal shelters to allow adoption services through their stores. They do not sell dogs and cats, puppies or kittens.
How much does it cost to adopt a dog at Petco?
Their adoption fee, which can range from $50 to a few hundred dollars or more, usually includes the cost of spay/neuter and shots.
Does Petco sell dogs from puppy mills?
If your local pet store sells puppies, they are probably from puppy mills. Petco, Pets Plus Natural and PetSmart already offer dogs and cats from shelters for adoption in their stores. Go online to Petco.com or Petsmart.com and find a store near you or search for adoptable pets in your area through Petfinder.
Can you adopt a dog for free?
Adoption fees can be free, relatively low or up to several hundred dollars. Rescues and shelter organizations must provide food and veterinary care, as well as training and sometimes rehabilitation for dogs and puppies before they are adopted. The adoption fee usually also covers spaying or neutering the dog.
What pets do they sell at PetSmart?
Domestic dogs and cats. Birds. Small animals and reptiles sold at PetSmart (including, guinea pigs, hamsters, chinchillas, gerbils, mice, rats, certain geckos, bearded dragons, specific types of snakes, specific types of frogs, certain types of birds)
Are pitbulls allowed in PetSmart?
Pit bulls are allowed into the store on-leash; they are able to participate in adoption fairs. But these dogs are banned from PetSmart doggie day camps, which are off-leash playgroups meant to give dogs some exercise and socialization, so they are tired out and happy when they go home at the end of the day.
What stores allow pets?
19 Dog-Friendly Stores Where You Can Shop With Your Pup
- Home Depot.
- Pottery Barn.
- Bass Pro Shops.
- Barnes and Noble.
- LUSH Cosmetics.
- Restoration Hardware.
Will Petco take unwanted pets?
Petco does not take dogs—at least not from the public.