Supporting Black-Owned Pet Businesses

Support the black community by making the conscious choice to purchase from black owned businesses. Below, find a list of black owned businesses in the pet game. I'm focusing mostly on businesses with an online presence and the ability to purchase products online.

For quick reference, I have created a Google Doc with links as well.

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Atticus' Own

Bradford Pazant

All natural pet food, treats, chews, and apparel from a certified pet nutrition specialist.

Instagram: @atticusown

Ava's Pet Palace

Ava Dorsey, Founder

Ava Dorsey, founder of Ava’s Pet Palace, is a 13-year-old kidpreneur. Her mission is to educate pet owners and help them explore options that promote animal health.

Get 20% off with code MUSHU

Instagram: @avaspetpalace

Bark Organix

Sasha Nunes, Owner

Affordable, organic, and gourmet dog treats.

Instagram: @barkorganix

Barks & Purrs Pet

Barks and Purrs Treats

Small batch meals and treats for your four legged family member. Only using people grade ingredients with no additives, hormones or preservatives.

Instagram: @barksandpurrspet

Barks for Biscuits

Jewel Payton-Goldsmith, Owner

Local Greenville, SC, business providing homemade dog treats.

Instagram: @barksforbiscuitssc
Website: Etsy Shop

Cool Canine Pet Care Services

Jarrett Wansley, Owner (with his best bud Sid RIP 10/4/19)

Providing nurturing, first-class pet care and baking yummy all-natural dog treats.

Instagram: @coolcaninepcs

Doggy Dog Treats by Jazzy

Jasmine Thomas-Gainey, Owner

Jasmine, a 10 year old entrepreneur, makes and sells preservative free, fresh dog treats for your special doggies.

Instagram: @doggydogtreatsbyjazzy
Website: Etsy Shop

For Daisy Pet Boutique

Daisy, The Inspiration

An online pet store with your Fur Baby in mind.

Instagram: @fordaisy_dogs

Green Goodies

Jaszmon Green

Healthy and fresh alternative for pet treats

Instagram: @greengoodiesforpets
Website: green-goodies-pets

Happee Dawg

Chris & Rachel Morrisey, Owners 

Dog food that is natural, raw, clean, free of preservatives, grains and fillers. They believe their meals are the perfect combination of complete blends, only consisting of simple, human grade, USDA approved ingredients.

Instagram: @happee_dawg

Lady's Banana

Hand crafted small batch treats using quality, healthy, all natural products.

Instagram: @ladys_banana

Leela Ryan Dog Treats

Vanessa and Leela Ryan

Plant-based dog biscuits made from limited ingredients and no artificial flavors. Made in NYC with oats and fresh fruits, locally sourced when available.

Instagram: @leelaryan

Lick You Silly Pet Products

Healthier, more wholesome treats relying on ingredients you can understand. Their freeze dried treats have just one ingredient, meat! They also donate a portion of their profits to animal shelters!

Instagram: @lickyousillyyumyum

Little L's All Natural Artisan Dog Treats

Lenny Forde, Co-Founder

Krak'ems are a flavorful, crunchy and safe alternative to conventional jerky dog treats.

Instagram: @littlelspetbakery

Love Yo Pup

Nina Austin, Founder

Dog biscuits that are a yummy snack but not "doggie junk food."

More importantly, they donate part of their annual proceeds to local no-kill animal rescues and shelters.

Instagram: @loveyopup1

Moonlight Dog Cafe

Shinji, The Inspiration

Moonlight Dog Cafe sources the best in all-natural, free-range, non-medicated meat from ethical suppliers whenever possible. They keep up with suppliers to ensure that the food they obtain is from sustainable and healthy farming practices.

Instagram: @moonlightdogcafe

Nandi Pets

Fats Dlamini and Team

100% natural premium pet treats. They carry freeze-dried treats, jerky, chews, and bones.

They are environmentally friendly and donate food scraps and treats to local animal shelters to minimize food waste.

Instagram: @nandipetsusa

Paws Off The Table

Natasha, Co-Founder

Homemade treats with the highest quality ingredients and absolutely no preservatives.

Instagram: @pawsoffthetable

Pawtastic Tummies

Khadijah Turnquist, Owner (with Cane and Izzy)

Homemade treats made with ingredients sourced from local farms.

Instagram: @pawtastictummies

Pet Plate

Renaldo Webb & Winston - Founders of Pet Plate

Consulting with a veterinary nutritionist, Pet Plate formulates meals for optimal nutrition. They are now able to ship meals to pups all over the country.

Instagram: @petplate

Pixie's Treats

Kristi, certified Chef and the creator

Pixie's Treats bakes organic dog treats to order, that are free from gluten, corn, soy and preservatives. The ingredients used are safe, easily digestible and hypoallergenic for your dog.

Instagram: @pixiestreatsllc
Website: Etsy Shop

Pure Dog Food Teaneck

Holistic, treats and products that are perfect for pups with sensitive stomachs, allergies and like to munch.

Instagram: @puredogfoodtneck

Rebel Treats

Each treat features fresh, natural ingredients with NO PRESERVATIVES – which is something we value as pet owners ourselves.

Instagram: @rebeldogtreats

Spoil Me Rotten Dog Biscuit Co

Nicole and Snowball

Their gourmet recipes are handcrafted with all-natural & organic human-grade ingredients, enriched with omega-3’s and are free of common allergens like wheat, soy, and corn.

Instagram: @spoilmerottendogbiscuits

Taste of Comfort

All natural, organic treats cooked fresh daily with real human grade ingredients, in customized treat flavors

Instagram: @tasteofcomfort
Website: Etsy Shop

The Homies Dog Treats

Danae Crayton, Owner

Human grade, 100% organic, 100% vegan, gluten free, zero fillers, farm fresh products sourced raw from farms.

For every purchase you make, they make a donation to a shelter or rescue.

Instagram: @thehomiesdogtreats

Tower's Treats

Angela Warren, Owner

Homemade dog treats made fresh and shipped right away!

Instagram: @towerstreats
Website: Etsy Shop

Treasure's Pawstries

Treasure, Owner (with Chase & Sebastian)

Soft baked treats that are free of artificial preservatives, colors, and flavors for dogs and cats.

Instagram: @pawstries_

Woof Bowl

Ron and Solo, Owners

Food truck that exclusively serves dogs with doggie fast food, such as burgers, ice cream, and beer!

They also serve and support their community.

Instagram: @woofbowl

Your Pets' Chef

Chef Gregory

Dog food with natural ingredients, ones that the chef would choose to cook for his family.

Instagram: @yourpetschef

Yummy Brothers

4 kid entrepreneurs that have a love and desire to make people happy with food and desserts inspired from recipes from their great-grandmother, grandmother, and beautiful MOM!  In addition to yummy cookies, they also make healthy dog treats.

Instagram: @yummybrothers

Zach's Quality Dog Food

Daniel Willis, CEO

Plant-based kibble using a moderate amount of chicken meal as its main source of animal protein.

Instagram: @zachsqualitydogfood



Tanita, Owner (with Zulu)

Bold, vibrant bandanas and collars made from amazing fabrics handpicked and imported from Ghana.

Instagram: @afropawlitan

Bark and Tumble

Leah Bertram, Founder & CEO

Bark and Tumble is a luxury and contemporary brand of hand-made dog garments and accessories based in Britain

Instagram: @barkandtumble

Barking with the Bradley's

Akira, Alton, & King

Shirts and bandanas for pups and their people.

Instagram: @barkingwiththebradleys

Barks First Avenue

Deana Evans, Founder & CEO 

A luxury point of view on petswear.

Instagram: @barksfirstavenue

Barky Paws

Shane Mathis, Founder

Durable gear for your four legged friends. The Heavy Duty Rope leashes have a working load of over 300lbs, proving to be the most dependable leashes available.

Instagram: @barkypawsco

Beaux & Paws

Sir Darius Brown

Sir Darius Brown, is a13-year-old powerhouse teen entrepreneur, speaker, philanthropist, animal advocate and founder of Beaux & Paws. He creates handmade stylish bow ties and has donated countless bow ties to shelters and adoption centers across the USA and the United Kingdom.

Instagram: @sirdariusbrown

Brixxy & Co

Liss Maree and Brixxy

Handmade pet bandanas for your stylish pup.

Instagram: @brixxyandco

Brock N' Bone

Elyssa Jenkins

A curated collection of dog bandanas

Instagram: @brocknbone
Website: Etsy Shop

Cash Crew Pet Clothing

Tryterrica Cash

Quality clothing for the whole crew.

Instagram: @cash_crew_pet_clothing

Club Dog Mom

Tiffany Sherice, Founder

Apparel for Dog Moms

Instagram: @clubdogmom

Creative Designs by Cristal

Cristal, Owner

Accessories for everyone, including your pet.

Instagram: @creativedesignsbycristal

Danes and Divas

Shalla Black, Owner

On-trend designer textiles and tailor-made craftsmanship featuring signature dog harnesses, collars, leads and detachable collar accessories.

A percentage of each purchase is donated to various animal welfare and other charitable organizations.

Instagram: @danesanddivas

Dog'E Dog World

Dae’Ja Finch, CEO

Apparel for all of your fur baby’s occasions. From a walk in the park to your fur baby’s wedding day, they have it ALL!

Instagram: @doge_dogworld

Dr. Flyguy

Dr. Stevie Jones Jr.

The Dr. FlyGuy Collection is a 100% handcrafted bow tie and accessory line created by veterinarian, Dr. Stevie Jones Jr.

Instagram: @drflyguycollection

Fancy Kaboom Pawtique

Fashion forward, high quality luxury apparel.

Instagram: @fancykaboompawtique

Fly K9

Je’Tone Cherene

Custom dog fashion and toys

Instagram: @fly.k9

Fresh Pawz

Fresh Pawz revitalizes the market of dog accessories by introducing streetwear influence to an otherwise mundane product selection.

Each purchase helps fund initiatives from the Petfinder Foundation.

Instagram: @freshpawz

High Collar

Chloe, owner of High Collar

High Collar believes as an individual that changes clothes to adapt to your different personalities and environments, you shouldn’t have to sacrifice quality pet time for style.

Instagram: @highcollarpets


GabeJade Bandanas
GabeJade Bandanas

African print dog bandanas that match their GabeJade African hair accessories.

Instagram: @gj.dogdanas

I Got Dat Swag

Custom clothes for humans and pups.

Instagram: @igotdatswag2016

Kin of Duncan

Jazmiere Bates, Founder

Kidpreneur making shirts for kids and furbabies in Pittsburgh, PA.

Instagram: @kin_of_duncan

Lenox Ave Company

Chloe, Manny & DeAnna

A small black owned business featuring vibrant, quality, and clean products for you & the pet you love.

Instagram: @lenoxavecompany


Red Bandana Lyfestyle Dog Jacket

Brooklyn based clothing brand also sells dog hoodies.

Instagram: @lyfestylenyc

Mask and Hound

Nichelle (and Athena), Owner
Nichelle (and Athena), Owner

Elegant protection for humans who love their dogs.

Instagram: @mask_and_hound


Jamie, Owner

Super fun handmade pet accessories for really cool pups.

Instagram: @meowbarkshop
Website: Etsy Shop

Monro Pets

Monro Pets

Monro Pets is a dog products company based in Orlando, FL. making dog collars and leashes that are more than stylish. They are designed to keep pups safe, last long and feel comfortable when worn.

Instagram: @monropets

Pooch Kicks

Instant swag, protection, and prevention for our four-legged friends.

Instagram: @poochkicks

Puppy Prezzies

Rachel, Assistant to the CEOs and Rebecca, Chief Barketing Director

Bringing you the hottest trends that’ll be sure to have tails wagging as you strut past. They offer a wide range of stylish outfits to create the perfect look!

Instagram: @puppyprezzies

Renzo Ruby

<em>Nicole, Owner</em>

Matching collars, bowties, and leashes for your stylish pup.

Instagram: @renzo.ruby
Website: Etsy Shop

Royal Ruffs

Royal Ruffs Bowties

Handmade pet gear and treats for your Royal companion.

Instagram: @royalruffsco


Corelle Rokicki, Owner

A self-proclaimed science nerd trying to make dogs as nerdy as you are, Corelle Rokicki lets you and your pet geek out and let that nerdy side out!

50% of purchases of certain items are donated to Dane County Humane Society.

Instagram: @scipaws

Scotch and Tea

A stationary and design shop by designer, Khrys. Right now they are making masks you can donate to BLM protestors.

Instagram: @scotch.tea
Website: Etsy Shop

Shop Pet Vibes

Cassondra Bell

Pet boutique specializing in customized pet accessories and unique products.

Instagram: @shoppetvibes

Sir Dogwood

Chaz and her muse, Beatrix the Schnauzer

Sir Dogwood features a highly curated selection of quality dog wear and accessories from the freshest and most innovative designers in the US and abroad.

Instagram: @sirdogwood

Swaggy Pet Couture

Swaggy Pet Couture

Affordable, designer-inspired clothing for your fur-baby.

$2 Animal Rescue Donation is made for every order!

Instagram: @swaggypetcouture

Trill Paws

Rachel, Founder

Trill Paws creates pet tags and accessories that are inspired by pop-culture icons and sayings -- anything  from emoji designs, popular sayings, fun memes, and more.

Instagram: @trillpaws


House Dogge

Owner and Designer, Angela Medlin

The small batch collections prioritize comfort, sustainability, and modern simplicity.

House Dogge supports the NW Dog Project, a small non-profit in Oregon dedicated to rescuing homeless, unwanted, neglected, and/or abused dogs.

Instagram: @housedogge

In Pups We Trust

Videlle, Founder

In Pups We Trust is a pet boutique that creates products from your pet's point of view. They create unique spins to everyday pet products.

Get 15% off with code MUSHU15

Instagram: @inpupswetrust

Loo Hoo Wool Dryer Balls

Cyndi Prince, Founder & CEO

While the main product is their wool dryer balls, they also sell a wool dog toy.

Instagram: @loohoowooldryerballs

Squeak Wells

Nerdtastic handmade pet toys for dogs and cats!!

Instagram: @squeak_wells
Website: Etsy Shop


Bare Beauty Naturals

Pet Gift Box

Natural, organic products for your furry friend. Nothing artificial, nothing synthetic, just wholesome natural ingredients you can trust.

Instagram: @bare_beauty_naturals
Website: Etsy Shop

Honey Pup Organics

Caz Rose, Founder

Aromatic and gentle shampoo line specially formulated for pets with sensitive, smelly skin.

Instagram: @honeypuporganics
Website: Etsy Shop

Iconic Paws

Immacula Pierre

Their mission is to make your dog’s health simple, affordable, and easy. By creating high-quality products you can trust, they empower their customers to make life-affirming choices for their canine friends.

Instagram: @iconicpaws


Rose, Founder & Chief Chemical Eng

Safe, non-toxic, nourishing, and high quality selection of items available for general care & maintenance.

Instagram: @midoricide_naturalpets

Nova West Supplies

All Natural Products are great for helping you and your pets naturally.

Even better, a portion of sales go to the Denver Animal Shelter.

Facebook: AllNaturalHolisticBodyCare/

Pardo Naturals

Pardo Naturals is a line of natural products for the body, hair, and home. They carry a moisturizing paw and nose lotion bar for pets.

Instagram: @pardonaturals

Poshie Pets

Kebreyana, Founder

Scrumptious looking bath bombs made with all natural ingredients.

Instagram: @poshiepets

Pup Wax

Julie & Tuxedo

Organic, non-toxic products to heal and protect against ice, salt, snow, hot pavement, gravel, and other harsh surfaces.

Instagram: @pupwax

Simply Sage Dog Treats

Simply Sage Gift Set

Natural Paw Balms & Salves for Dogs

Instagram: @simplysafedogtreats

The Bark Shoppe

Melissa, Founder/CEO

The Bark Shoppe is New York’s premier pet care facility. Their products, services and recommendations are based on the expertise of leading pet care professionals with your pets individual needs in mind.

Instagram: @thebarkshoppe

The Barking Muse

Xiannie, Owner

The Barking Muse stands behind the commitment to offer a more holistic approach to our pet grooming products. All  products are created with the finest organic ingredients to not only soothe the skin, but to promote a healthy and shine filled mane.

Instagram: @barkingmuse


Butler Bowls

Leon, Owner & Craftsman

The owner is a disabled USMC Veteran of 13 years and served during both Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He believes everyone should have access to well-made pet furniture at an affordable price that looks great and will last for a long period of time.

Instagram: @butlerbowls
Website: Etsy Shop

Come Wag Along

Kia, Owner & Blogger

Dog mom shirts and apparel

Instagram: @comewagalong
Website: Etsy Shop


Dr. Joe Jesse Owens III, Owner & Veterinarian

Enjoy-A-Bowl® was created by a veterinarian who has a passion for helping pets achieve optimum health. Picky eaters, diabetic patients with unmanageable disease, pancreatitis, obesity among some of the few things that needed a pathway to a solution.

Instagram: @enjoyabowl_products

Gerrard Larriett Aromatherapy

Gerrard Larriett, Owner

All natural, pet odor eliminating shampoo, candles and sprays.

Instagram: @gerrardlarriettaromatherapy

Homescape Pets

Nana & Marcus

Simple, all-natural, hemp & CBD-based pet supplements. Their goal is to get and keep your pet healthy, NATURALLY.

Nana & Marcus support and donate to a variety of local organizations.

Instagram: @homescapepets

K'dara CBD

Katrina, Owner

Flavored CBD oil, chews, and biscuits for dogs.

Instagram: @kdaralife

Natty's Pet Shop

Joel Mahfood, Owner

Food, grooming supplies, toys for animals of all kinds. Physical shop located in Brookly, but they also have an online shop!

Instagram: @NattyPetshop

On The Edge Visual Media

Natasha Williams-Conser, Artist

Visual artist making unique custom pieces.

Instagram: @ote_visualmedia
Website: Etsy Shop

Paw Aroma

Janelle Russell, CEO

100% all natural pet odor eliminating candles from Chateau4Paws.

Instagram: @pawaroma

Pet Cartooning

Toni Craig-Cox

Cartoon your pet and make custom pieces with the art

Instagram: @petcartooningbrand
Website: Etsy Shop

Pet N Mind

Adrian Archie, Founder

One of the most comprehensive organic pet supply stores in Florida.

Instagram: @petnmindnaturals
Website: Petnmind

Pet Stop Store

They are committed to inspiring healthy pet lifestyles, one pet at a time. Pet Stop Store is for those unapologetic parents that want to enhance their dogs or cats life by providing them with stimulating activities, accessories, necessities and lots of love.

Pet Stop Store donates 10% to the ASPCA.

Instagram: @petstopstore

The Doggish Life

Adriannea, Founder

Themed dog subscription box that includes toys, treats, and bandanas.

Instagram: @thedoggishlife

You Make Life Cozy

Dino, The Inspiration

Unique dog blankets for your pup's comfort.

Instagram: @youmakelifellc

I will be trying to keep this list updated. Please let me know of any other black owned pet businesses missing from my list via Instagram DM.

Also, if you are interested in reading more about how and why you should continue to support black owned businesses, here are a couple articles I found interesting: