Reopening in the Glebe: Pet shops, vets & grooming spots

August 11, 2020 | by glebeadmin

"As businesses begin to reopen in the Glebe, it’s more important than ever to support the local economy. We have put together a new blog series highlighting local businesses as they reopen in the neighbourhood.

This week we highlight pet shops, groomers and vet clinics, who have been keeping our pets safe, happy and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Here’s a list of shops that will keep your furry friends smiling this summer.

A reminder that wearing a mask in all indoor public spaces in Ottawa is now mandatory.

Pretoria Pet Hospital
16 Pretoria Avenue
Mon – Thurs: 8 AM to 7 PM
Fri: 8 AM to 6 PM

The crew at the Pretoria Pet Hospital have been working hard to keep your pets safe during the pandemic. The clinic is back open in the Glebe and ready for all your veterinary needs. Keep your furry friends safe this summer with a trip to see the vet. Book online or call for availability.

Glebe Pet Hospital
595 Bank Street
Appointments Mon – Fri: 8 AM to 7 PM
Sat: 9 AM to 2:30 PM

The animal doctors at the Glebe Pet Hospital offer everything from ultrasound services, dental cleaning and routine surgeries, to heartworm, flea and tick prevention. The clinic has implemented a number of COVID-19 safety measures including mandatory masks, a maximum of three people in the waiting area at a time. Customers are also limited to purchasing a maximum of two 4-kilogram bags of pet food, or one bag between 8 and 15 kilograms. Call or visit online to book an appointment.

Pet Valu
603 Bank Street
Mon – Fri: 9 Am to 9 PM
Sat: 9 AM to 8 PM
Sun: 10 AM to 6 PM

Whether you’ve got a school of fish at home, a litter of kittens, dogs, bunnies or any other pets, you know that Pet Valu has everything you need to keep them happily hopping, running and playing this summer.  From toys and bedding to food and fish, the Bank Street shop is your one-stop pet supply store. Visit them online or in-store today and make sure everyone is the family is feline fine!

Purrdy Paws
732 Bank Street
Mon, Thurs: 9 AM to 7 PM
Tues – Weds: 9 AM to 5 PM
Fri – Sat: 9 AM to 8 PM
Sun: 10 AM to 7 PM

Does Fido need a bath? If he went as long as you did without a haircut, then it’s time to get him to Purrdy Paws. The Bank Street groomers are back open and will get your little, or big best friend back to looking and feeling his or her fabulous self again. Nail trims, baths and full grooming packages are available at the shop. Or, book through their mobile studio and the groomers will come to you.