Welcome to Pet-Friendly Portland

Boston Terrier and fuzzy puppy

Are you moving to Portland along with your furry friends? Well, you’re in for a treat! Portland is brimming with animal lovers, and as a result, businesses made for dogs and cats (and other animals) have risen to the occasion.

Looking for a recommended veterinarian, groomer, dog park, pet-friendly restaurant, or coffee shop near your new home? We’ve put together a list of top-notch options in close-in Portland.

If you live further out, don’t fret! There are tons of great options all around town - just use google or yelp to search for some of the best-rated spots near you.

Northeast Portland


Fremont Veterinary Clinic

The vets and vet technicians of Fremont Veterinary Clinic use a soft, gentle touch and kind words to relax your pet while they care for them. They believe this type of compassionate care is the cornerstone for healing and feeling better. 

Heartfelt Veterinary Hospital

Heartfelt Veterinary Hospital brings pets into their homes and their hearts, where they immediately become family. They will always treat your pets as you would, as if they were their own.


Hair of the Dog

Beauty for the Beast Pet Launderette

Boarding Facilities/Doggie Daycare

Pounce Play and Stay

Pounce Play and Stay is a full-service, professional pet care company. In addition to providing boarding for dogs, they have a deluxe cat hotel offering cat-only home style boarding. Their in-home pet care accommodates daily visits for all pets, including mid-day dog walking.

Fetch Doggie Daycare

Fetch provides a fun, safe, and loving environment where dogs can socialize, frolic, and bask in the affection of our experienced staff.

Meowhaus Feline Boarding and Day Spa

Meowhaus is an overnight hotel and day spa catering exclusively to cats. 27 luxury suites offer a private view of an indoor aviary for bird watching and are provided with a catwalk, sky box, climbing perches or ramps, scratchers and plush memory foam beds - with a mouse toy on every pillow!

Pet-Friendly Coffee Shops, Restaurants, and Bars

Tin Shed Cafe

Laurelwood Public House

Saint Simon Coffee Co.

Pip’s Original Doughnuts 

Southeast Portland


Mt. Tabor Veterinary Care

A full-service veterinary facility offering comprehensive exams, wellness care, medical care, digital radiography, dental services, and safe anesthetic and surgical services. Our primary focus is on serving you and giving your pet the best preventative and medical care available in our comfortable facility.

Montavilla Animal Clinic


Pawsitively Clean

Pawsitively Clean offers friendly service and excellent equipment for you to groom your own pet. If you don’t have the time or inclination, they will groom your pet for you by appointment.

Cats in the City

Our cat grooming salons are for cats only─no barking dogs.  From baths to medically necessary grooming.  

Boarding Facilities/Doggie Daycare

Dogs Dig It Doggie Daycare

At Dogs Dig It, your dog can run, jump, and play in their custom indoor and outdoor yards. They specialize in safe, supervised open-play doggie daycare and overnight boarding as well as grooming services as well.

Cats in the City

Our cat hotels look and feel like beautiful homes, and our boarding suites are personalized rooms─no cages.

Pet-Friendly Coffee Shops, Restaurants, and Bars

Lucky Labrador Brew Pub

Oaks Bottom Public House

Coava Coffee

Kenilworth Coffeehouse

Northwest Portland


Northwest Neighborhood Veterinary Hospital

Thoroughly equipped to provide sick pet, critical, and emergency veterinary care, they also cater to the special needs of senior and geriatric pets.

Pearl Animal Hospital

A full-service veterinary clinic for cats and dogs.


Coats & Tails

Coats & Tails pet grooming salon has five stylists who are professional, passionate, and educated in grooming. Additionally, they have a residential cat stylist for your feline friend.

Boarding Facilities/Doggie Daycare

Noah’s Arf

Noah’s arf doggy day care provides a very safe, clean, and most of all - fun - environment for your pet. They also board cats and provide services like washes and nail trims.

Pet-Friendly Coffee Shops, Restaurants, and Bars

Elephants Delicatessen

Piattino Restaurant

Cider Bite (Bar)

Barista Coffee

Java Hound Coffee 

Southwest Portland


Laurelwood Animal Hospital

Laurelwood Animal Hospital is a facility that respects the intelligence and devotion of our clients. Here you will find the best care that your special pet deserves.

Pacific Veterinary Hospital

The vets at Pacific Veterinary Hospital will treat your pet as they would their own. Their goal is to practice the highest quality medicine and surgery with compassion and an emphasis on client education.


Heather’s Finest Dog & Cat Grooming

Heather is a seasoned groomer who is able to groom all breeds of dogs and cats and can perform standard breed and specialty cuts. She is very aware of pet behavior, body language, and safety at all times.

Boarding Facilities/Doggie Daycare

Virginia Woof Dog Daycare

Portland's only nonprofit dog daycare, they are owned and operated by Outside In. Customers appreciate that their dog receives a quality experience while they are helping youth obtain job skills.

Play and Chase Dog Care

Play & Chase Dog Care is a safe, comfortable “home away from home” for your dog. Here, your dog will run and play with other dogs under staff supervision.

Arnold Creek Cat Retreat

Arnold Creek Cat Retreat offers a safe and tranquil home where feline guests enjoy their own rooms (there are no cages) with all of the comforts of home, including daily brushing, petting, and playtime.

Pet-Friendly Coffee Shops, Restaurants, and Bars

Lucky Labrador Public House

Canyon Grill

Fehrenbacher Hof Coffee

Five Points Coffee

List of Dog Parks