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What's New!

Covid-19 statement

We are taking this pandemic very seriously and have changed our cleaning and disinfecting practices as a result. We have also reduced our hours and suspended animal adoptions temporarily. We're honored to stay open as an essential business and are grateful for your continued support during these challenging times.



In an attempt to limit personal contact, we're now offering curbside pickup and free local delivery! Please call (415)564-6482 or click here to place an order.

Pet Emergency Education


Get CPR & First Aid Certified at Pet Emergency Education's class on March 29, 2020 at 9am-12pm! Be prepared for an emergency! Click here for more info!


"Animal Connection is the best pet and pet supply store ever. The staff truly cares about my pets' health and happiness. Animal Connection's advice offered over the years for my pets - dog, cats, gecko and boa constrictor - ensured my family cared for our pets responsibly and with confidence."

- Rob Strong

About us

 The Animal Connection was established in 1987, and is San Francisco's largest and independent pet store. We are not your typical pet shop. To us, each pet is unique and is family, so we strive to find the perfect fit between the owners and their pets. Our staff is experienced, knowledgeable, and extremely passionate about animals.  

Emergency Kit

With warm weather and spring rapidly approaching, stock up on your essentials and get your emergency kits ready for the summer! Don't know what to get? Reference our checklist here:

The Animal Connection

2550 Judah St. 

(corner of 31st & Judah)

San Francisco, CA 94122


Copyright © 2019 The Animal Connection

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Business Hours

Monday-Friday:  11am-7pm

Saturday: 11am-6pm

Sunday: 12pm-6pm

Please call for bird/small mammal groomer availability!

Special Holiday Hours

Fire Donations 2018