BEST DOG PARK
Everyone loves a good park and Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park offers much to bark about! Whether Fido is large or small, there are dog sections with acres of tropical settings where dogs can run and play off-leash!
Second – Isle of Palms Recreation Department Dog Park
Third – Town of Mount Pleasant Waterfront Park and Pier Dog Park
BEST DOG TRAINER
Practical and positive training from a passionate point of view — for many pet parents, that’s worth howling about! Purely Positive is a dog and puppy training solution led by Susan Marett, a certified separation anxiety specialist.
Second – Edward Diez, Dargan and Diaz
Third – James Beltram, Candlewood K9
BEST DOG WALKER
You and your dog probably wish you could take more walks together outdoors. For those times you can’t, call on Pleasant Pet Services. They are experienced animal lovers who help you take care of your furry family fur-rends! Guaranteed quality pet and house care, reliable and trustworthy. Walks, taxi rides to doggy day care, visits and more.
Second – Snuggle Foot Dog Walks and Pet Care
Third – Andy’s Pet Services
BEST DOGGIE DAYCARE
Don’t leave those doggies home alone. Instead, let them get their wag on at My Three Dogs! Bring your pooch for the day at one of three locations in Mount Pleasant. Supervised dog freedom creates an enjoyable expawience for all your pampered doggie needs.
Second – Paws in Paradise
Third – Pooch Palace
BEST BOARDING KENNEL
Your dogs are in good hands at My Three Dogs. Their facility is designed to keep your pooch happy and healthy. Play and socialize all day, then get tucked in at night with blankets, pillows and water.
Second – Paws in Paradise, Pooch Palace
Third – Best Friends Boarding
If you pamper yourself with a new ’do, why shouldn’t you pamper your pet? Get their fur fluffed at AFORTable Grooming, a full-service grooming salon. Passionate about your dog’s grooming needs, they take their time to make each experience enjoyable and less stressful for your pup. Walk-ins are always welcome!
Second – Ziggy’s Dog Parlor
Third – My Three Dogs, Yuppy Puppy
BEST PET PHARMACY
There is comfort in knowing that your local pharmacist can provide pawsonalized medicine for your pet. Pitt Street Pharmacy can make medications the right way, specifically for animals. Right flavor, right dosage and the right care for pets large and small.
Second – Sweetgrass Pharmacy
Third – Animal Medical Center, Clements Ferry Veterinary
BEST PET PHOTOGRAPHY
Not just any person with a camera can get a dog to sit still and smile that “doggie smile” we all want to see. For a pet photographer with the skills to make them sit, lie down and shake, our readers recommend Jeanne Taylor. She makes every pooch look show-worthy.
Second – Jenn Cady
Third – Michele Cole Bolton
BEST PET RESCUE ORGANIZATION
Palmetto Paws Animal Rescue is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and placement of “at-risk” dogs. Regular adoption events and foster programs assist them in finding furever homes for many local dogs.
Second – East Cooper Pet Relief
Third – Libby and Mace’s Place
BEST PET STORE
Hairy Winston Pet Boutique & Grocery is the pawfect place to shop for your pet. They have everything you never knew you needed for your dog and cat. Part of the Mount Pleasant community since 2008, the boutique is 100% owned and operated by Mount Pleasant residents.
Second – Petsmart
Third – PetCo
BEST PET-FRIENDLY APARTMENT COMMUNITY
Grab your pet and walking gear and stroll through the heart of Mount Pleasant. When you live at The Haven of Indigo Square, you can walk to more than 60 stores together. Pet friendly living is all yours here in the Lowcountry.
Second – 1201 Midtown
Third – Sweetgrass Landing
BEST PET-FRIENDLY BUSINESS
Whether you’re looking for legal advice or a place that you and your pooch can sit on the porch and have a tasty meal, Cobb, Dill & Hammett LLC and Red’s Ice House will serve you and your four-legged friend anytime.
Second – Lowe’s
Third – Hairy Winston
BEST PET-FRIENDLY RESTAURANT
Grab your pooch and find a spot together on the porch at Red’s Ice House because you can’t go wrong here! Beers are cold and the seafood’s fresh — talk about tail-wagging happiness. It’s the perfect spot for head rubs and sunsets.
Second – The Shelter Kitchen + Bar
Third – Dog and Duck
BEST PET WEBSITE
The adorable puppy photo on Advanced Animal Care’s website will melt your heart, and their services will keep you coming back. No matter what you’re looking for, questions or services, it’s all easy to find on this vibrant, navigable site. Want to call or email? Their info’s right at the top!
Second – Wonderdog University
Third – Happy Owner Happy Dog
BEST PLACE TO WALK YOUR DOG
Pitt Street Bridge is not the pits; it’s a gem! It’s also a converted trolley bridge that’s now a site for recreation and relaxation. Take a walk with your pup and snap scenic panoramic views of the water and famous Charleston Harbor.
Second – Isle of Palms Beach
Third – Palmetto Islands County Park
When your pet needs medical care, you want the humans at Long Point Animal Hospital on his side. With quality preventative care, state-of-the-art treatment and a dedicated staff who’ll care for your furry family member like their own, you can’t go wrong.
Second – Park West Veterinary Associates
Third – Advanced Animal Care of Mt. Pleasant