Owners Ben and Lisa Prakobkit balance their slick store with warm smiles and genuine sit-down friendliness.
How Deborah and Mark Vitt use their corporate experiences to rock their micro economy.
We’re reporting live from PETS+ HQ to bring you results from the 2019 America’s Coolest Stores Contest. It was a tight race this year, with some...
3RD Place: BARKER’S LANE | Davie, Fl Strike a Pose A salon so upscale, it attracts people without dogs. OWNER: Juliana Reese | WEBSITE: barkerslane.com...
These 10 stores will be featured over the next year in PETS+.
2ND Place: WAG CENTRAL | Stratford, CT Wag On A former schoolteacher went back to school to assemble the ultimate boarding, training and play experience. OWNER:...
1st Place: Bar K | Kansas City, MO Hey, Dogtender Bar K presents dogs and their humans a business model like no other. OWNERS: Leib Dodell,...
Full contest results will be announced July 29.
Success ultimately came to The Green K9 after a rocky start.
Former day care owners’ foray into boutique nets steadily increasing sales.
Muttigans combats big-box and online competition by giving customers what they can’t get anywhere else.
This store transformed from being a delivery service into a 1,837-square-foot retail space and something else on weekends!
From a favorite store to five locations, this Maine store spreads the hometown element across the state.
A California store rules at raw food.
There’s no sitting behind the counter at this New Jersey store.
Fish lovers school up
in a New Jersey store that rivals public aquariums.
A Washington, DC, store bucks the conventional and leads the way in sustainability.
A Houston feed store has grown in size and scope from 64-square-foot beginnings.
A Chicago couple builds a business to suit their own needs and (high) expectations.
A store tied to a nonprofit welcomes both customers and adopters.