Pet Parents, Here's Where You Can Still Get Dog and Cat Food
Some are open for delivery!
(SPOT.ph) Because of the "enhanced community quarantine" declared all over Luzon, you'd ideally have enough supplies in your cupboard to last until April 12. If you're a pet parent, you'd also have to worry about running out of dog or cat food. Don't stress, though: there are pet stores that still deliver or are open for pick-up.
These pet stores in Metro Manila are still open as of writing:
If you can't go out, Pet Warehouse—"the biggest Philippine online store for pets"—is still open for delivery. Their website lets you shop for your food and necesseties for your dogs, cats, and fish anytime of the day. During the month-long "enhanced community quarantine," Pet Warehouse is prioritizing delivery of orders paid online (credit card, debit card, or Paypal) and restricting cash on delivery for the safety of their customers. It often takes three to five days before your order arrives on your doorstep, but this may take additional time depending on demand.
Bow and Wow
You can still drop by at Bow and Wow, which dubs itself the "first and only all-natural pet store for dogs and cats in the Philippines." Of its seven stores, two branches remain open in Metro Manila: Shangri-La Plaza in Mandaluyong City and Greenbelt in Makati City. Temporary store hours are from Monday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Bow and Wow is at 6/F Shangri-La Plaza Mall, Shaw Boulevard, Mandaluyong City; and LG/F Greenbelt 5, Ayala Center, Makati City. For updates, follow Bow & Wow on Facebook.
My Pet One Station
For those living in Quezon City, you can purchase dog food at My Pet One Station in Barangay South Triangle. Grooming services, however, are unavailable. Temporary store hours are from Monday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
My Pet One Station is at Ushio Plaza IV, Scout Torillo Street, South Triangle, Quezon City. For updates, follow Pet One Pet Food on Facebook.
Whole Pet Kitchen
Whole Pet Kitchen, which is a natural pet bakery and dog food company, had to suspend operations and close their store during the quarantine; but you can still have their special dog grub picked up by your preferred courier. This is available until supplies last. Limited supplies include gran-free Tubers and Beef Dog Food, Bone-Shaped Cake, Small Paw Cake, Sweet Potato Chips, Beefy Biscotti, and Salmon Biscuits. Payment can be done through GCash or PayMaya while next-day pick-up is from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
PetZone, which sells a wide range of tropical fish and everything you need for your aquarium, is still open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Their operating hours were changed to 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the “community quarantine,” but were later adjusted for the “enhanced community quarantine.”) You can also check it out for supplies for dogs, turtles, and other small pets.
PetZone is at Recto Street, San Juan City. For updates, follow PetZone on Facebook.
Main photo from Bow and Wow, Facebook
Farm-to-table isn't just for human food as PettoBento also makes healthy pet food with fresh farm ingredients like water spinach, sweet potato, green beans, and non-processed meat. "We'll deliver for as long as we're allowed to," their latest update on the website said amid the COVID-19 situation.
Spoiled Bratz Pet Center
This pet store in Quezon City is open for walk-in customers, pickup, and delivery. They're practicing social distancing so make sure that there are only three other customers inside before you enter. "No mask, no entry" is also implemented.
Spoiled Bratz Pet Center is at 156-G West Avenue, Quezon City. For updates, follow Spoiled Bratz Pet Center on Facebook.
Based in Manila, Furst Needs allows same-day delivery for all pet needs, from dog food to cat litter. All you have to do is drop them a message on Viber (09777584584) and expect your orders to be delivered before 5 p.m.
For updates, follow Furst Needs on Instagram.
ARF ARF Love
Dog and cat food, shampoo, treats, and other pet supplies are available for delivery via Grab Express or Lalamove from ARF ARF Love. They also sell two-ply washable facemask for "hoomans" at P40 each. For pet parents living in Pasig and Pateros, the store is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Just make sure that you're wearing a mask before you enter.
ARF ARF Love is at 51 Dr. Sixto Antonio Avenue, Kapasigan, Pasig City. For more information, follow ARF ARF Love on Facebook.
UPDATED (March 26, 4 p.m.): More pet stores that are open have been included.
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