Links & Resources

Off Leash Dog Parks

Clarks Creek Puyallup Dog Park  [nice, small and clean]

Rogers Off Leash Dog Park  [map] [very sparse, used to be a couple ball fields, fully fenced in]

Fort Steilacoom Park   [my favorite, huge, small and large dog area]

Chambers Creek [located in the Central Meadow near Chambers Bay Golf Course ]

Point Defiance Park off Leash Area  [nice, small dog area, shady, lots of trails]

McKinley Park off leash Site [down by Tacoma Dome] [not entirely fenced in but large wooded area with trails for running]

Metro Parks dog park page

South Tacoma Community Center Off Leash Demonstration Area [review pending]~
Opened August 24, 2010
6002 S Adams St. [note, this site is not fully fenced off]

Jane Clark Dog Park

N 39th St and N Ferdinand St
Tacoma, WA, US 98406 [map] [not an actual dog park, playing field with swings]

6500 S. Sheridan Ave.
Tacoma, WA 98408

Nice park, can get a bit crazy, for brave dogs only.


National Association of Professional Pet Sitters

Pet Sitters International

Village Insurance Agency, Inc DBA
Business Insurers of the Carolinas

Emergency Animal Clinic

VCA Pacific Avenue Animal Hospital [Emergency/Critical Care Services]

Pet licensing and Animal Control



Wash the Dog in Puyallup

Pets R Precious 10418 Canyon Road East, Puyallup, WA‎  (253) 537-5433‎

Kendra’s Grooming


Pet Stores:

Next To Nature

I tend to not do much business with the big chain pet stores, I’m against their selling of small and exotic pets.  I usually buy food and treats at the grocery store or online. These are our animals favorite treat. 

I buy my dog food here. This is what I buy. I also buy it here , and I did notice that Your Health has that dog food.


The Humane Society of Pierce County

Metro Animal Services in Puyallup

Sunny Sky’s Rescue

Please consider adopting your next pet! Please Spay and Neuter!

Spay and Neuter Locations!


Pet Boarding:

Town & Country Kennel, 4215 104th St. E, dogs, cats,  253.531.0600

The Bark Plaza Pet Hotel,    dogs, cats, grooming, daycare, north end of Tacoma, 253.752.8324

Win-Star Bed & Biscuit, dogs, cats, daycare, grooming, 253.531.0779

Dawg Tired Play Days, 72nd & Canyon, dogs, boarding and day care, pick-up and delivery available. 253.984.9501

Bark Central, corner of Pacific and 118th, dogs, daycare, boarding, grooming, 253.535.9400

Gillshire Kennels, dog, cat, bird boarding, grooming, specializing in geriatric care, 253.531.5589

Summit Dog Inn, Parkland area, great home environment, lots of experience.



Tails R A Waggon in Puyallup and Tacoma

Spoiled Rotten Pet Sitting in Gig Harbor

Pawsitively Pet Sitting in Tacoma Area

Zoo Crew Sitting in Tacoma area

South Sound Hounds in Tacoma area

Other choices for pet sitting :


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