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Pet Essentials Pet Shop in Carrigaline combines local pet shop friendliness and customer service with the range, offers and value prices of a pet super store.
  • Free Pet Weight Check at Pet Essentials Pet Shop Cork in Carrigaline.

FREE Pet Weight Check at Pet Essentials

Are you worried your pet may be overweight or underweight? Pop in to Pet Essentials in Carrigaline anytime for a FREE weight check and nutritional consultation for your pet. Call us on 021 4834653 if you have any questions or worries.

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Shop Online – Pet Essentials Pet Shop Cork

Now you can shop our Special Offers Online!


Grain Free Food – the facts.

Grain free foods are growing in popularity and the concept has captured the imagination of many pet owners across Ireland but is it a fad? Pet nutritionists agree that most dogs can live healthily on products made with some grain but many dogs can develop digestive, skin or coat issues which are attributed to diet, […]

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Pet Essentials – Own Brand Pet Food

Pet Essentials Own Brand Dog & Cat Food
Hypoallergenic, No Added Grain, No Artificial Colours or Preservatives. When only the best will do!

  • Puppies

What Do I Need For My New Puppy?

So you’ve got a new Puppy, congratulations! You are about to embark on a great friendship.
But wait… What do I need for my new puppy I here you ask?
Well, here at Pet Essentials Pet shop Cork, this is one of the most common questions we get asked. So we’ve got you covered! We have everything […]

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How Do I Stop My Dog Eating Too Quickly?

This is a very common question and one we get asked every day of the week here at Pet Essentials. Dogs eating too quickly is a relatively easy problem to remedy but owners often underestimate the importance of tackling this problem.

Dogs who eat too quickly have an increased risk  of “Dog Bloat”, which is the […]

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How Do I Stop My Cat Scratching My Furniture?

This is one of the most common questions we get asked here at Pet Essentials, Carrigaline. Firstly it is very important to highlight that this behaviour is natural and important to your cat. You should not be punishing or scolding your cat for displaying this behaviour.

There are two main reasons that cats scratch items of […]

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How Can I Stop My Cat Fouling In My Flower Pots?

It’s that time of year again when flower beds are being rejuvenated and flower pots resurrected from garden sheds. How frustrating is it then, after all your hard work, to see your cat (or your neighbours cat) digging or fouling in your newly planted beds or pots. Of course this is not intentional sabotage and […]

  • Dog Barking

How Can I Stop My Dog From Barking And Driving The Neighbours Crazy?

In an ideal world dogs would not be left for long periods unattended but the reality for a lot of people is that they have to work and let the dog to entertain itself for longer periods than maybe they would like to. I know there will be people out their arguing that people working […]

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My Fish is Gasping at the surface of the water, what’s wrong?

A common problem indicated to us by our customers is fish gasping at the surface of their aquarium or fish bowl. By gasping we mean the fish opening and closing its mouth at the surface. It is gasping because it can’t get enough oxygen and there is more oxygen at the surface, the fish is […]