Where To Buy Pet Food in California

Regular commercial grade pet food is full of toxins and other chemicals that can harm your pet. The only way to avoid harmful chemicals is to buy organic food.

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Organic pet food brands you may find in California or online

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Look for organic pet food in each of California’s counties


Where to buy organic goods in California

ORGANIC FOOD

Applesauce, Beer, Bourbon, Chia Seed, Chicken, Chocolate Milk, Cinnamon, Coconut Flour, Coconut Oil, Coconut Sugar, Coconut Water, Coffee Pods, Cookies, Corn Tortillas, Cranberry Sauce, Cupcakes, Donuts, Eggs, Energy Drinks, Flax Seed, Flour Tortillas, Fonio, Freekeh, Frozen Yogurt, Fudge, Gelato, Gin, Ginger Powder, Grass Fed Beef, Green Tea, Ground Coffee, Guacamole, Hemp Oil, Hemp Protein Powder, Hemp Seed, Hot Chocolate, Hot Sauce, Hummus, Ice Cream, Instant Coffee, Kamut, Liqueurs, Lupin, Macaroons, Milk, Muffins, Pies, Probiotics, Pu Erh Tea, Quinoa, Raw Honey, Red Palm Oil, Red Wine, Rum, Sake, Salsa, Smoothies, Soda, Sriracha Sauce, Teff, Tequila, Turmeric, Vodka, Wheat Bread, Whiskey, White Wine, Whole Bean Coffee

ORGANIC BODY

Acne Treatment, Anti Aging Products, Baby Clothes, Condoms, Cotton, Hair Conditioner, Lotion, Mouthwash, Onesies, Personal Lubricant, Sensitive Skin Care Products, Shampoo, Skin Cream, Socks, Toothpaste

ORGANIC HOME

All Purpose Cleaner, Bedding, Bird Foods, Birdseed, Carpet Cleaner, Cat Beds, Cat Food, Cat Litter, Cat Treats, Cotton Sheets, Dish Soap, Dishwasher Detergent, Dog Beds, Dog Food, Dog Treats, Fertilizer, Furniture Polish, Latex Mattresses, Laundry Detergent, Lawn Care Products, Mattresses, Pet Beds, Pet Treats, Pillowcases, Root Stimulator

Locations throughout California that may carry organic pet food

Trader Joe's – San Diego
Phone: (858) 755-7130
13480 Highlands Place
San Diego, CA 92130

Hours:
  • Sun: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Mon: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Petco – Santa Monica
Phone: +1 (310) 586-1963
2910 Wilshire Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90403

Hours:
  • Sun: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

PetSmart – Rancho Santa Margarita
Phone: +1 (949) 766-7746
30515 Avenida De Las Flores
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

Petco – La Canada
Phone: +1 (818) 790-3165
475 Foothill Boulevard
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

Hours:
  • Sun: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Petco – Grass Valley
Phone: +1 (530) 274-7547
672 Freeman Lane
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Hours:
  • Sun: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Petco – Elk Grove
Phone: +1 (916) 683-5155
7715 Laguna Boulevard
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Hours:
  • Sun: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Petco – Bakersfield – Southwest
Phone: +1 (661) 664-6874
5151 Gosford Road
Bakersfield, CA 93313

Hours:
  • Sun: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Trader Joe's – Capitola
Phone: (831) 464-0115
3555 Clares Street #D
Capitola, CA 95010

Hours:
  • Sun: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Mon: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Tue: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Wed: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Thu: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Fri: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Sprouts – Pasadena
Phone: (626) 696-1290
39 N. Rosemead Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91107

Hours:
  • Sun: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Mon: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op
Phone: (916) 455-2667
1900 Alhambra Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816

Hours:
  • Sun: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Mon: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Pacific Health Foods
Phone: (805) 684-2115
944 Linden Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013

Hours:
  • Sun: CLOSED
  • Mon: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Tue: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Wed: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Thu: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Fri: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Sat: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Glen Ellen Village Market
Phone: (707) 996-6728
13751 Arnold Drive
Glen Ellen, CA 95442

Hours:
  • Sun: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Mon: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Tue: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Wed: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Thu: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fri: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sat: 5:30 AM – 10:00 PM



About Pet Food

The terms “natural” and “organic” pet food are used interchangeably but there is a big difference between the two. Both use natural ingredients, but organic food takes it a step further by following USDA guidelines in regards to organic food, meaning the ingredients have not been exposed to pesticides or other chemicals.

Health & Community in California

Health and Community info

Organic Food Growing in California

Trees, shrubs and ground plants can be combined in a low-maintenance garden settings to produce edible food for the kitchen.  Seeds, nuts, fruits and herbs can be harvested from a multi-layered food forest.

A food forest contributes to a diet with more organic options.

Permaculture design embraces food forests which have horizontal layers such as the canopy and a vertical layer such as vines.

You might find the following plants in a California food forest. These are all routinely available through many garden suppliers.

In areas with an annual rainfall of between 10 and 35 inches, you might find the gooseberry currant, which is Native to CA.

Known as having a High drought tolerance, the gooseberry currant (Ribes montigenum) is in the Currant family. It requires a minimum temperature of -3°F.

The fruit/seed period of the gooseberry currant runs from Summer to Fall. It si propogated by Bare root, Container, Cuttings, Seed and has a bloom period in Early Summer.

Not every plant species listed as a food forest candidate in California will thrive in your specific climate or area.

Take a weekend trip to your local garden supply store and learn more about which plants, shrubs and ground cover will be a great fit for your food forest.

We want to hear from you! Show us your awesome food forest by submitting a photo and we may feature your paradise!


Pet Food Info

Does your pet like to spend most of his time relaxing? If so, get an organic food formulated for inactive pets so your pet doesn’t gain weight.

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