Petsense is a small-box, pet specialty retailer focused on meeting the needs of pet owners, primarily in small and mid-size communities. We specialize in providing a large assortment of pet food, supplies and services, such as grooming and training. We are proud to carry brands such as Stella & Chewy, Diamond, Hill’s Science Diet, Victor, Zignature, KONG, as well as our exclusive brand pet food, True Source.

True Source pet food display
Petsense also offers a variety of services such as grooming and dog training at our locations across the country. Grooming services range from basic bathing or nail trimming to full-service and specialty groom services.

Grooming Salon at Petsense in Franklin, TN
We are proud to be part of the local communities we call home and partner with local rescues and shelters to re-home thousands of cats in our in-store SavAPet centers. To date, we have saved over 85,000 pet lives through adoption.

SavAPet Center located in Franklin, TN
We are committed to providing quality products and services to our communities. Unlike other pet specialty retailers, we are able to provide a tailored experience for each customer and provide the top quality products they need at a price they love.

We carry a large variety of pet toys from brands such a KONG, Nylabone, jw, and many more!
Petsense was founded by Jim Dougherty in 2005 with the first store in Castle Rock, Colorado. In 2016, Petsense was acquired by Tractor Supply Co. and now operates over 175 stores in 26 states.


Our mission is to develop and operate stores that are built to last on a foundation of accountability and integrity. We offer a broad selection of competitively priced pet foods, and supplies, as well as professional grooming services in a clean, safe environment. Our stores are staffed with friendly, passionate pet experts, empowered to provide WOW! Customer Service. Our store teams are committed to developing lasting relationships with our customers and community and strengthen the bond between pets and their families. We create happiness through pet adoptions, promoting responsible pet ownership, and through education and training.


Our vision is to become the nationwide leader in small to medium market pet specialty retail by being the #1 choice of pet lovers. We will fuel our growth and become the preferred employer through open communication and leadership development while embracing diversity and positive attitudes.


WOW! Customer Service
Integrity Beyond Reproach
People Development
Positive Attitude
Community Involvement