Mud Bay 2750 77th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA98040 Mud Bay, founded in Olympia, specializes in healthy pet foods, which are high in protein and have no byproducts. The…More knowledgeable staff prides itself on being knowledgeable about everything from the best foods for you particular pet to the toys best for different dog breeds. The store has a treat bar, which your pet can take advantage of as you shop. Your animals are welcome as long as they are on a leash. If you want to learn more about your pets needs, check out the store's informational pamphlets. Although focused mostly on dogs and cats, Mud Bay carries items for hamsters, gerbils and other animals. This store, one of 20 locations in Washington, is environmentally conscious and tries to stock locally made toys.
At this colorful shop, owner Denise Mouroux raises and sells large parrots, small lovebirds and many other…More smaller "talkers." Mouroux, a Certified Avian Specialist, hand-feeds more than 50 birds a year, selling them only when they are fully weaned. She and her staff carefully ensure their birds go to good homes by not selling a bird the same day a customer decides to buy, avoiding spontaneous uninformed decisions.
Tempting parrot toys, many designed to be picked apart and shredded, hang from display racks and the ceiling. Birds happily perch in cages in the middle of the shop. Full-service grooming, boarding and behavior consultation are available. The shop, open since 1994, ships toys and food to customers all over the United States, but Mouroux prefers that new bird owners visit in person.
Puppy Bubbles 2448 76th Ave SE Ste 108, Mercer Island, WA98040 Puppy Bubbles is a pet grooming facility. The facility's head pet stylist, Becca, specializes in dog and cat grooming…More services for animals throughout Mercer Island. Grooming services include shampoo and conditioning as well as styling. Other services offered at Puppy Bubbles include pet daycare and socialization. The facility also sells shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste, treats and animal toys.
Since 1973, Island Books has created a comfortable, homey shopping atmosphere. Large, wooden bookshelves, topped with…More an antique typewriter collection, are filled with every category of books. Old tables and desks display stacks of the latest fiction and nonfiction books. Customers can play a game at the chess table or find a wingback chair to browse through a book.
One third of the book store's 4,000 square feet is devoted to the children's section. Walls of picture books, a large playhouse, toys, games and books for every group of young readers fill this inviting room. A series of children's story hours are offered throughout the year. Island Books hosts author signings and community school fundraising events. The friendly staff is knowledgeable and helpful in book selections. Special orders and free shipping are available.
All The Best Pet Care focuses on educating and providing pet owners with healthy food and accessories for dogs and…More cats. It carries raw pet food and raw bones (kept in freezer cases), and explains to customers that the less processed the food, the better it is for your pet. This type of diet is closer to what our pets ate in their former lives in the wild, and contains mostly raw meat with some vegetables.
This store also supplies stacks of various sized pet beds, cat scratching "lounges," the "FURminator" pet combs, and pet sweaters, in addition to all the basics like collars, leashes and pet toys. The FURminator is a revolutionary tool that gets hair from the undercoat and doesn't hurt your pet as much as traditional combs or brushes. The website includes detailed information about diet, including suggestions to improve dry kibble such as adding digestive enzymes like yogurt, cottage cheese or greens.