Best Pet Shops in Cork

Pet Shop in Cork

We all need to get supplies for our pets from time to time, whether that is food, toys, clothes, treats or a new bed. So if you are a pet owner in Cork you probably will be visiting different pet shops in Cork to get much-needed items for your cat, dog, hamster, rabbit etc.

What Type of Help Can A Pet Shop Offer?

Pet shops are becoming much more than a shop and now many of them offer advice on all different elements of owning a pet. Whether you need nutritional advice, grooming advice, pet care advice, they seem to have it all.

Most pet shops will offer

  • Nutritional Advice
  • Grooming Advice
  • Fittings for collars, harnesses, clothing
  • Demonstrations and samplings of products
  • Housing and general pet care advice
  • Animal Rescue Days

Where Are The Best Pet Shops in Cork?

We checked out 3 Pet Shops in Cork that you should be able to find everything you need for your pets.


Maxizoo are a Nationwide pet store with store across Ireland and there are 3 locations in Cork, 0ne in Middleton, Douglas and Ballincollig. This means you can easily get to a Maxizoo wherever you are in Cork.

The stock all the main brands of pet food, collars, leads, toys, beds and much more. Making it a one stop shop for all your pet needs.

Many of the Maxizoo stores also have open days where you can meet pet professionals from other businesses and some even hold pet adoption days.

Your pet is welcome in the store and they also have a facility to weigh your dog and staff are always on hand to help you with any nutritional advice you may need.

Stores open 7 days a week so you’ll never be stuck for some treats for your pet.

Get in touch

Maxi Zoo Ballincollig
Unit 5 Westside Retail Park
Ballincollig, Co Cork
Tel: + 353 21 42 08 701

Maxi Zoo Douglas
Unit 62
Douglas Village Shopping Centre
Douglas, Cork
Tel: +353 21 4894416

Maxi Zoo Midleton
Unit 1 Midleton Retail Park
Cork Road, Midleton, Co. Cork
Tel: +353 21 46 30 492

Pet World

If you don’t fancy a trip into Cork then you can always shop online with for a range of items for your pet. They seem to stock everything you could possibly want for all types of pets and they offer Nationwide delivery.

The site is well laid out and items are categorised to help you find exactly what you are looking for, you can even search by brand if you want.

They don’t have a physical store, but they do have an excellent range of products. So if you enjoy shopping from the comfort of your own home then this could be the option for you.

Get in touch

Tel: 00353 74 9127559
Fax: 074 9127559

Petworld Stores LTD, Pearse Road,
Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland

Pet Essentials

Pet Essentials is located in Carrigaline, Cork and is open every day apart from Sunday. They stock all the major pet brands including Pooch and Mutt which we reviewed earlier in the month.

They stock Dog Food, Cat Food, Pet Accessories, Tropical Fish, Reptiles, Rabbits, Bird and Wild Bird food.

They also offer a free weight check for your dog if you are worried about them being over or underweight. You can call into them any time to speak with one of their consultants, get the free weight check and then avail of their nutritional advice as well.

You can also get general pet care advice, grooming advice and free fitting for collars or harnesses.

Need a pet tag? They also sell and engrave those as well.

Get in touch

Kilnagleary Business Park,
Crosshaven Rd.,
Carrigaline, Co. Cork

Phone: 021 4834653