Shop Local Guide (British Columbia)

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The response to our callout for local businesses on social media has been amazing and we are working as quickly as possible to add all of the businesses to our list. Check back often as this list will be updated regularly.

The Dog Network has had the pleasure of putting together a Shop Local BC guide this year and are proud to support BC businesses. The businesses on our list offer a wide range of products from artwork, ornaments, dog toys, apparel, food, treats and much much more!

If you are looking for the perfect gift for the dog or dog-lover on your list, and want to support local, you have come to the right place. Take a moment to browse the businesses in our list and check out their offerings on their websites and social media accounts (many have on-line stores).

Using our Shop Local Guide

The search box below allows you to sort and filter the businesses in our list depending on what you are looking for or where you are looking! 

The map and list of businesses will update each time you check a box or change the location. The location can be narrowed to one city at at time when you click in the white box labelled British Columbia.

If you select Arts & Crafts, Vehicle Accessories and Toys, the result will be businesses which offer Arts & Crafts OR Vehicle Accessories OR Toys, which may be a long list. If you want to browse a short list you should select just one option at a time.

Click on the image or title to take you to the full directory listing. There you will find longer descriptions and links to the business website and social media accounts.

Found 63 listings

BC SPCA – On-line Store, British Columbia

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for humans
  • Toys
1245 East 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: The BC SPCA (Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) has an on-line store with apparel and gift items. Proceeds go to the BC SPCA.

Ber Bites Natural Dog Treats, Nanaimo, BC

  • Retail Sales
Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Summary: A dog treat company based in Nanaimo BC. Featuring an on-line store stock with all natural treats your dog will love. Treats can be shipped throughout BC – well worth a look for a gift for the dog lover, or pampered pooch, in your life.

Bob the Dog – Natural Dog Products, North Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Summary: Bob the Dog features all natural, human grade dog treats, CBD oil, handmade leashes and more! Their products are a great option for the dog (and dog lover) on your list. You can find their products on their on-line store or at craft fairs and farmers markets throughout the lower mainland.

Boneheads Pet Services – New Westminster, BC

  • Dog Walking, Hikes & Adventures
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Treats
Summary: Boneheads Pet Services offer adventure walks for dogs in the tri-cities area. They also have an on-line store featuring all natural treats – a perfect stocking stuffer for that lovable dog in your life. Gift certificates are also available.

Captured by Jo Photography – Kamloops, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Kamloops, BC, Canada
Summary: Captured by Jo is a Kamloops photographer featuring a wide variety of photo options, including portraits of your dog! She also often hosts special events (such as her large breed dog photo shoot) that include your furry friends. Check out her page for details.

Charlie And Mable Collars and Leashes – Langley, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
Summary: Charlie and Mabel Collars is a local Langley BC business featuring custom, handcrafted collars and leashes. Their products are washable, durable and most important (at least in my mind) stink-free! Check out their page for ordering information.

Dogs Do Smile – Pet and Gift Store, Comox, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bathtime
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Grooming accessories
  • Health & wellness
  • Toys
  • Treats
266 Anderton Road
Summary: Dogs Do Smile is the place to go for everything dog! We carry specialty dog gear, premium dog shampoos, a huge selection of biothane products, dog awareness gear, lots of unique gifts for the dog lover and more!

Dogs Furever Bakery – Healthy Treats, North Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Grooming accessories
  • Health & wellness
  • Treats
North Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Artisanal dog treats made with quality ingredients! Dogs love the flavours and dog parents love that they are not made with fillers, artificial flavours or colourings. Just real food. Dogs Furever also makes a line of bath products you and your dog will love! With a focus on safe ingredients free from chemicals and natural scents, your dog will be a cozy and happy pet.

Dogwood Pet Mart – Pet Supplies, Campbell River, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bathtime
  • Beds, mats & blankets
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Grooming accessories
  • Toys
  • Treats
223 B Dogwood Street, Campbell River, BC, Canada
Summary: At Dogwood Pet Mart they pride themselves on uncompromising service. Their huge selection of healthy and natural pet foods, plus their knowledgeable and friendly staff, will make the pet food and supply shopping experience easy and enjoyable for both you and your furry companions.

Drooler Treats – Limited Treats For Dogs, Burnaby, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Treats
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Summary: Drooler Treats is committed to providing healthy treats to satisfy your dog’s drooly needs. Based out of Burnaby, BC, we specialize in providing your dog with limited ingredient, preservative-free and drool-worthy treats without sacrificing nutrition. We offer a wide variety of products, including dehydrated treats, freeze-dried treats, Hemp Oil and a subscription service partnered with other local companies.

Ed’s World of Critters & Supplies – Salmon Arm, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Treats
271a Trans-Canada Highway, Salmon Arm, BC, Canada
Summary: A family owned and operated pet retail store in Salmon Arm, BC. The store features on-line shopping with curbside pickup for your convenience.

Finntastic Tags – Personalized Pet Tags, Burnaby, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Art & crafts
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Summary: Finntastic Tags feature hand-stamped, customized tags for your dogs collar. Pick from a variety of shapes and designs on their website and add your dogs name. Seasonal options are available. They are the perfect gift for the dog lover in your life.

Four Paws Pet Grocery & Boutique, Sidney, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Bathtime
  • Beds, mats & blankets
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Grooming accessories
  • Toys
  • Treats
305-9810 Seventh Street, Sidney, BC, Canada
Summary: Four Paws Pet Boutique sells top brands of dog & cat food including grain-free kibble, wet food, raw food, all natural treats, and dehydrated diet products.

Good Boy Collective – Pet Supplies, Vancouver, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Treats
3633 Main Street
Summary: The Good Boy Collective is a curated modern and ethical pet supply shop with zero waste pet food and positive reinforcement training.

Grandpaw’s Treats – Natural Dog Treats, Campbell River, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Treats
Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada
Summary: Grandpaw knows the importance of a balanced diet, and is currently in his kitchen producing a healthy selection of treats, made with Canadian sourced meat and veggies; all natural, no additives or preservatives. Each treat is a single ingredient, and Grandpaw samples them himself, ensuring quality and safety.

Haute Dogz, Custom Dog Collars – North Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
North Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Haute Dogz is based in North Vancouver, BC. They design unique beaded dog collars made to fit dogs of all sizes. Beads come in a variety of materials and sizes.

Island Puppy Cakes – Cakes for Dogs, Shawnigan Lake, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Treats
2979 Colman Road, Shawingan Lake
Summary: perhaps its your pups birthday. or maybe you want them to have a piece of cake at your wedding too. whatever the reason island puppy cakes can help create a beautiful cake, cupcake, or gourmet treat with your canine companions in mind.

Kamloops Art Party – Art Kit for Dogs, Kamloops, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Products:
  • Art & crafts
177 Tranquille Rd
Summary: An art studio with an on-line store that includes a do-it-yourself kit for your dog to create a masterpiece. Kit is available for small or large breed dogs.

Krazy Kritter Kookies – Dog Treats, Chemanius, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Toys
  • Treats
9790 Willow Street, Chemainus, BC, Canada
Summary: 100% All Natural – Hand crafted, affordable, tasty and healthy treats for all kinds of pets. Check out their location for other dog products as well.

Little Larry’s – Handmade Pet Accessories, Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Apparel for humans
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Little Larry’s handmakes matching accessories for you and your pet. See their collection of bandana’s, hair scrunchies, bandana bibs and more. Made locally in Vancouver, BC

Noah’s Ark Pet Treats – Pet Treats and Food, Abbotsford, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Food
  • Treats
Abbotsford, BC, Canada
Summary: Noah’s Ark Pet Treats features locally made, all natural treats for your pet. They are located in a variety of pet stores throughout BC. Be sure to check out their famous “salmon skin chip” treats! A dog favourite.

Olivers Raw Pet Food, Nanaimo, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Food
  • Treats
2980 Island Highway North, Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Summary: Oliver’s Raw offer a huge selection of raw and natural pet food as well as treats and supplies, only the best for our cats and dogs!

Pathfinder Dog Adventures, Cowichan Valley, BC

  • Dog Walking, Hikes & Adventures
  • Retail Sales
Maple Bay, North Cowichan, BC, Canada
Summary: Located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley, Pathfinder Dog Adventures is a Professional Dog Walking & Pet Care company catering to the physical and emotional well being of your dog. They offer Off-leash Hikes, On-leash private walks and in home visits. They also have single protein dog treats for sale that your dog will love!

Pawcademy – Dog Training, West Kelowna, BC

  • Retail Sales
  • Training Courses/Classes
2-1760 Byland Road
Summary: Pawcademy was established to offer local pet owners in the Okanagan a controlled & comfortable indoor environment to work with their dog year round. They also feature an on-line store with treats and grooming supplies for that special dog in your life.

Paws on Cook – Pet Store, Victoria, BC

  • Dog Wash/Bath Station
  • Grooming & Spa Services
  • Nutrition
  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bathtime
  • Beds, mats & blankets
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Grooming accessories
  • Toys
  • Treats
200 Cook Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Summary: A locally-minded, ethically-inclined pet solution store. The store features a self-serve doggie bath station as well as grooming services.

Phoenix Fired Pet Portraits, Victoria, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Products:
  • Art & crafts
Victoria, BC, Canada
Summary: Phoenix Fired offers custom portraits of your dog in original artwork. Portraits are done as pencil drawings from photos provided by you.

Poshy Paw Handmade Poop Bag Dispensers – Victoria, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Art & crafts
Summary: Poshy Paw creates unique and stylish doggie poop-bag dispensers that are sure to make your smile. We absolutely love their creative designs – a great gift idea for the dog walker in your life, or purchase one for yourself!

Purebred Pastels Dog Portraits, Vancouver Island, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Products:
  • Art & crafts
Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Summary: Purebred Pastels creates hand drawn artwork in pastel of your dog. Provide your digital photo and the artist will do the rest. Created on Vancouver Island, BC.

Rascals Pet Market, Pet Supplies, Brentwood Bay, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Toys
  • Treats
7103 West Saanich Road, Brentwood Bay, BC, Canada
Summary: Rascals Pet Market are dedicated to providing a variety of local, raw, bulk dog and cat foods and treats to caring pet owners. Products are locally sourced.

Rokodog – Dog Gear and Accessories, Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Apparel for humans
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Canine accessories proudly made in Canada! Products include collars, bandanas and human accessories (like treat bags!) Check out the on-line store.

Rosie’s Raw Dehydrated Treats, Victoria, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Treats
Victoria, BC, Canada
Summary: Rosie’s Raw Dehydrated Treats are all natural treats made in Victoria BC. Order via her facebook or instagram page and have them shipped to your home! They also regularly offer specials so be sure to follow their page!

See Spot Smile Dalmatian Rescue – Campbell River, BC

  • Adoption
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Art & crafts
  • Toys
Summary: See Spot Smile is a Dalmatian rescue located on Vancouver Island, BC. They also have an on-line store featuring tug toys, slip leads, snuffle mats, bandanas, dog bowls and more! Purchases from their on-line store help support the rescue.

Simply Natural Raw Pet Food, Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Beds, mats & blankets
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Grooming accessories
  • Health & wellness
  • Toys
  • Treats
5565 West Blvd, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Your dog deserves nourishing, wholesome and natural food. Find delicious and nutritious options at Simply Natural Raw Pet Food.

Sirius Dog Wear – Collars and Leashes, North Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
North Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Sirius Dog Wear creates custom made collars and leashes for the stylish and practical dog. Made from biothane the leashes are durable and easy to clean. The leashes are available in a variety of styles and types – see their listing for more details.

Soggy Dog Seat Covers – 100 Mile House, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Vehicle Accessories
100 Mile House, BC, Canada
Summary: If your dog loves the water as much as Avy does, you’ll want to check out Soggy Dog seat covers. Water, sand, hair and odor repellent seat covers & cargo area covers for dogs. Seconds to install and remove. Sand and hair shakes off. Machine washable.

Swan Lake Designs – Dog Portraits, Vernon, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Products:
  • Art & crafts
Swan Lake Market and Garden, Highland Road, Vernon, BC, Canada
Summary: A Mother and daughter team who create a variety of gift items. Many of the products features dogs, including custom portraits of your dog on a wood slice. The perfect Christmas ornament for your tree or a gift for the dog person in your life.

The Wild Side Pet Boutique, Nanaimo, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Toys
  • Treats
3200 N Island Hwy, Nanaimo, BC, Canada
Summary: The Wild Side Pet Boutique specializes in raw food options for your pet. Their helpful staff will help you create a meal plan and provide you with support along the way. In addition to their raw food and treats they also have a variety of pet supplies in their retail locations. Check out their listing for full details!

Threadz N Tails Custom Dog Clothing, Shawnigan Lake, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Apparel for humans
Shawnigan Lake, BC, Canada
Summary: Making custom dog Cozies and onesies from fleece and water resistant materials. There are a variety of styles and designs available. Made in Shawnigan Lake BC.

Threepointhound – Bandana’s for Dogs, Kamloops BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
kamloops
Summary: Threepointhound offers handcrafted dog bandanas in a wide variety of patterns and colours. Avy loves rocking a bandana (she always feels fancy), so if your dog enjoys displaying a little style you should definitely check these guys out. Seasonal patterns are available.

Top Floor Photography – Pet Portraits, Victoria, BC

  • Photography & Artistry
Victoria, BC, Canada
Summary: Jaz Grenier of Top Floor Photography in Victoria BC specializes in portrait photography. Included in her specialization is pet portraits. Choose and indoor or outdoor setting and get ready for some beautiful photos.

True Blue Pet Supplies, Campbell River, BC

  • Pet Store
  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Apparel for dogs
  • Beds, mats & blankets
  • Bones & chews
  • Collars, harnesses & leashes
  • Food
  • Grooming accessories
  • Health & wellness
  • Toys
  • Treats
1362 16th Avenue, Campbell River, BC, Canada
Summary: True Blue Aquatics & Pet Supplies carries an amazing range of products, toys, and supplies. Wholesome Raw Pet foods, as well as freeze dried foods, and wholesome kibble, vitamins and supplements.

Two Peaks Pet Products – Comox Valley, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Bones & chews
  • Treats
Comox, BC, Canada
Summary: Made with love in the Comox Valley. Two Peaks Pet Products makes a variety of treats that your dog will love. From training treats to chews and meal supplements they have it all. With an on-line store you can place and order and have it directly to your door.

Wilke Plays – Enrichment Toys for Dogs, North Vancouver, BC

  • Retail Sales
Products:
  • Toys
North Vancouver, BC, Canada
Summary: Handmade Enrichment Line for your dog’s daily enrichment needs. They make snuffle mats, balls and tug toys for your special furry friend. Materials are a high quality soft anti-pill fleece for all products. An enriched dog is a happy dog. Check out their listing for more details!

One Response

  1. How about Jurassik Bark Senior and Special Needs Dog Rescue Society? There’s a variety of one of a kind gifts and all of the funds go directly to rescuing dogs. We have been taking in dogs that the SPCA is turning away since they feel they are too old to adopt out.

    Thanks!

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