What’s the best place to call when your dog or cat takes ill? Serving the Decatur, Emory and Atlanta areas for more than 30 years is North DeKalb Veterinary Clinic (www.northdekalbvet.com), your top choice for vet service. Open six days a week, the clinic has four veterinarians and a friendly staff to make the visit bearable.
Ansley Animal Clinic (www.ansleyanimalclinic.com) grabs second and Briarcliff Animal Clinic (www.briarcliffanimal.com) is third.
PET STORE THE PET SET
The Pet Set (www.thepetset.com) takes honors here, with a wide array of food, playthings and everything else for the little ones at home. Its website lists its winsome inventory, such as the KONG classic rubber toy, a weight loss supplement, dental treats and all sorts of other tasty and healthy pet treats.
Pet Fancy (Roswell) (www.thepetfancy.com) is second, and Kirkwood Feed & Seed (www.kirkwoodfeedandseed.com) third.
DOGGIE DAY CARE PIEDMONT BARK
Perennial fave Piedmont Bark (www.piedmontbark.com) triumphs here. The company, based in Midtown, offers tremendous support when you can’t be with your dog—extensive, carefully planned day care and activities, washing and grooming options, even a self-serve dog wash. Dog owners feel safe leaving their pets here for a reason.
In second is The Pet Set (www.thepetset.com) and third is Kirkwood Bark and Lounge (www.barkandlounge.net).
GROOMING THE PET SET
When it’s time to get Muffy that summer haircut or a new look for that fancy event, The Pet Set (www.thepetset.com) is where you like to go. With two locations, one in Midtown and the other in Buckhead, as well as mobile assistance, The Pet Set offers spa-like services, including foods and treats with all-natural ingredients.
Piedmont Bark (www.piedmontbark.com) is the runner-up and Fur Side Pet Grooming (www.fursidepetgrooming.com) is third.
PET EVENTS ANGELS AMONG US PET RESCUE
Dedicated to saving dogs and cats from high-kill shelters, Angels Among Us Pet Rescue (www.angelsrescue.org) corralled the highest number of votes here. The organization has all kinds of events throughout the Atlanta area and North Georgia to raise money to save pets, including pet adoptions.
In second is For the Love of Paws and in third, K9s & Cocktails Big Deck Party (www.facebook.com/events/365542563650598).