For pet owners, there are few things cuter than seeing your dog rocking a tiny sweater or showing off a sharp bowtie. Whether you’re looking to prep them for winter with a vest and water-proof booties or dress them up in your team’s colors for the next big sports game, these six metro Detroit pet shops have you covered.
3 Dogs 1 Cat
Catering to contemporary pets and pet owners in Detroit, 3 Dogs 1 Cat is your one-stop-shop for locally made pet apparel and decor. Shop Shinola collars, LED light-up collars, lifejackets, nylon raincoats, as well as toys galore. Located in Eastern Market, the store carries a large supply of Detroit-themed looks, so you and your pet can be proud Detroiters together. Free dog food samples and complimentary treats are also up for grabs, meaning you and your pup are sure to leave happy. 3 Dogs 1 Cat, 2714 Riopelle St., Detroit; 313-888-9803; shop.3dogs1cat.com
With all the boutiques popping up around Midtown, it’s only fair to offer a shopping experience to our four-legged friends. Thankfully, Cass Corridog has fulfilled that spot with tons of options at a competitive price. Aside from a large array of specialty nutrition items, Cass Corridog has colorful and comfortable harnesses, collars, leads, bandanas, and more funky finds for your pets. Cass Corridog, 4240 Cass Ave., Detroit; 313-775-1018; casscorridog.com
Pet Supplies Plus
A franchise headquartered in Livonia, Pet Supplies Plus caters to dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles, and other small pets. The store’s dog clothing and accessories inventory ranges from location to location, but outfits to look out for include holiday-themed pajamas, cheeky tank tops, costumes that include Toy Story’s Woody, and Detroit Red Wings bandanas. You can also shop around on the Pet Supplies Plus website for a larger selection. Visit petsuppliesplus.com for locations.
At this Detroit pet shop, which was named Hour Detroit‘s 2019 Best Pet Supplies, you can choose from an extensive apparel catalog, which includes Carhartt dog coats, Lucy & Co. sweaters, durable dog boots for those long winter walks, bandanas, hoodies, collars with Detroit-inspired designs, and more. Even cats can find something special at City Bark, with almost 20 different collar designs for feline customers. If you can’t make it into the store, City Bark does same-day delivery and curbside pickup. City Bark, 1222 Griswold St., Detroit; 313-881-2275; citydetroitbark.com
Bentley’s Pet Stuff Green Pawz
Bentley’s Pet Stuff Green Pawz carries bandanas, bowties, and a large selection of colorful booties to protect your dog’s paws. The shop also offers up collars with unique designs like the Batman logo, Wonder Woman logo, cupcakes, donuts, cacti, and more. Collars and harnesses are accessible for any size dog, from small pups to big hounds. To make your dog’s day, you can take home a special handmade treat from the Green Pawz bakery. Green Pawz, 211 N. Maple Rd., Ann Arbor; 734-222-9622; petstuff.com
Teacups & Toys
For pets who prefer luxury, Teacups & Toys is the ultimate destination. Since 2006, the shop has been offering designer clothes made by big names in the dog clothing world like Susan Lanci, Oscar Newman, Ware of the Dog, and more. Harnesses studded with Swarovski crystals and sweaters lined with faux fox fur are just some of the stylish selections offered. Even the toys are top of the line, hand-made in Istanbul and one-of-a-kind. All available products, according to the shop’s website, are made with comfort and safety in mind, while remaining stylish and timeless. Teacups and Toys, 271 Merrill St., Birmingham; 248-594-9494; teacupsandtoysmi.com