Pets At Home is the largest retailer of pet supplies in the UK, with over 450 stores at time of writing. Chances are, you’ll be getting a lot of your pet supplies from them at some point.
Either directly in store, or from the comfort of your home online.
But what about your pet itself?
Do Pets At Home sell animals and if so, which ones?
Having visited multiple stores during my life, contacted several directly, and even reached out to Head Office, here is a breakdown of all the pets they often have available.
- 1 Do Pets At Home Sell Birds?
- 2 Do Pets At Home Sell Budgies?
- 3 Do Pets At Home Sell Bearded Dragons?
- 4 Do Pets At Home Sell Chinchillas?
- 5 Do Pets At Home Sell Fish?
- 6 Do Pets At Home Sell Ferrets?
- 7 Do Pets At Home Sell Gerbils?
- 8 Do Pets At Home Sell Guinea Pigs?
- 9 Do Pets At Home Sell Goldfish?
- 10 Do Pets At Home Sell Hamsters?
- 11 Do Pets At Home Sell Hedgehogs?
- 12 Do Pets At Home Sell Kittens?
- 13 Do Pets At Home Sell Lizards?
- 14 Do Pets At Home Sell Mice?
- 15 Do Pets At Home Sell Puppies?
- 16 Do Pets At Home Sell Rabbits?
- 17 Do Pets At Home Sell Rats?
- 18 Do Pets At Home Sell Reptiles?
- 19 Do Pets At Home Sell Snakes?
- 20 Do Pets At Home Sell Turtles?
- 21 Do Pets At Home Sell Tortoises?
- 22 Finally
Do Pets At Home Sell Birds?
Pets At Home do not sell any birds in any of their stores. They do however sell items and accessories for both pet birds and wild birds too. This includes bird cages, toys, and even feed.
Do Pets At Home Sell Budgies?
Pets At Home do not sell budgies in any of their stores. Most stores will, however, sell items that are designed for pet budgies including cages of appropriate size.
Do Pets At Home Sell Bearded Dragons?
Pets At Home stores do sell bearded dragons, but only in a few of their selected stores. If you are looking for a bearded dragon, it is recommended to call your nearest, largest store to find out in advance.
Do Pets At Home Sell Chinchillas?
Pets At Home no longer sell Chinchillas. The company has made a decision to stop selling these rodents due to a lack of general demand.
Do Pets At Home Sell Fish?
Pets At Home stock a range of tropical, coldwater and temperate fish that are suitable for beginners all the way through to more experienced fishkeepers. Most stores will also be able to conduct a free water test on a sample of your tanks water to ensure it is suitable for your newly acquired fish.
Do Pets At Home Sell Ferrets?
Pets At Home do not sell ferrets, although the larger stores do sell a wide and varied range of ferret supplies and accessories.
Do Pets At Home Sell Gerbils?
Almost all Pets At Home stores sell Gerbils. There are typically between 1-4 gerbils available for selection at any one time. However, depending on the size of the store and demand, this is likely to change.
Do Pets At Home Sell Guinea Pigs?
Most Pets At Home stores sell Guinea Pigs. There are typically between 3-6 guinea pigs available for purchase at any one time. Guinea Pigs are often available in several different colors.
Do Pets At Home Sell Goldfish?
Most Pets At Home stores sell goldfish, although there are some that do not. Oranda’s fancy goldfish are commonly found and available for purchase.
Do Pets At Home Sell Hamsters?
Almost all Pets At Home stores sell hamsters. They commonly sell three different breeds of hamsters; Syrian, Robvoroski, and Russian. Hamsters are often available in different colors and sizes.
Do Pets At Home Sell Hedgehogs?
Pets At Home do not sell hedgehogs. Instead, you could try contacting a local exotic pet breeder. Hedgehogs have complex needs and are not the most easy of pets to obtain.
Do Pets At Home Sell Kittens?
Pets At Home do not sell kittens or older cats for that matter. Instead, it is recommended that you research and inquire with reputable local breeders. Pets At Home may be able to recommend such breeders.
Do Pets At Home Sell Lizards?
Pets At Home offer a small selection of lizards in certain stores. The most common lizards that they sell are geckos; where they often stock both the leopard and crested gecko species.
Do Pets At Home Sell Mice?
Pets At Home do not sell mice, although they do sell a number of accessories, toys and feed for pet mice.
Do Pets At Home Sell Puppies?
Pets At Home do not sell puppies. Instead, you should contact local, breed-specific, and reputable local breeders. Pets At Home may be able to recommend such breeders.
Do Pets At Home Sell Rabbits?
Pets At Home stores do sell rabbits; these are of a mixed breed. It is generally advised to ask in each store what breeds have been bred for their particular rabbits on sale. Either way, Pets At Home usually have between 1-2 rabbits available for purchase at any one time.
Do Pets At Home Sell Rats?
Most Pets At Home sell rats along with a range of products suitable for rats, ranging from food bowls to bedding to cages.
Do Pets At Home Sell Reptiles?
257 of the 453 Pets At Home stores sell reptiles, these are generally the larger ones. The stores that do sell reptiles have been known to sell bearded dragons and some other lizard species.
Note: for a full list of stores, scroll to the bottom of this guide.
Do Pets At Home Sell Snakes?
Some Pets At Home stores sell snakes, although only two particular species (Royal Python and Corn Snakes. If you are interested in a particular species of pet snake, it is advised to contact a more specialist, reputable exotic snake breeder.
Do Pets At Home Sell Turtles?
Pets At Home do not sell turtles. Instead, you should contact specialist aquatic stores who will either be able to sell a turtle to you directly or put you in contact with a reputable local breeder.
Do Pets At Home Sell Tortoises?
Pets At Home Stores do not currently sell tortoises, although some stores did sell Hermann tortoises in the past. Most stores however will sell tortoise pet supplies, including starter kits, food and accessories.
Pets At Home sell a variety of different pets.
Problem is, its know exactly what ones.
And as you can see, its largely dependent on the store you go to.
Besides, the website does not give us too many clues…
That being said, the best thing you can do is contact your local store ahead of time and ask them directly.
Or you can use their handy store locator service on their website, and check the boxes for specifics you are looking for, such as reptiles or birds.
It can save a wasted journey.
And if you have young kids, can help avoid any dissapointment.
Failing that, if you did want to try a store on the fly, its always best to visit one of the largest stores.
That will generally hold you in good stead.
Stores That Sell Reptiles
|Isle of Man||N4|
|Bolton – Horwich||N6|
|Derby – Mete||E3|
|York Foss Island||E5|
|Old Kent Road||SE1|
|Bury St Edmonds||SE4|
|Isle Of Wight||SW1|
|Cardiff Newport Rd||SW4|
|Stratford Uon Avon||SW6|