Best Pet Shops For Reptile Owners In Atlanta

January 15, 2016 8:00 AM

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+Unlike dogs and cats, reptiles cannot adapt to frequently changing environments, they need a specific type of care. That’s why it is important for reptile owners to make sure they have a great resource in their local pet shop. The right pet shop will have the proper tools for housing, heat and light, substrate, food, watering and humidity, handling and taming, and more. Here are the best pet shops for reptile owners in Atlanta.
Randar’s Reptiles & Exotic Pets
1086 Jonesboro Road,
McDonough, GA 30253
(770) 898-5678

Hours: Mon to Sun – 12 a.m. to 6 p.m

Randar’s Reptiles answers the call for those in need of an exotic reptile as a pet. From rare snakes such as the emerald tree boa or Kenyan sand boa, lizards, and tortoises. Randar’s Reptiles is a perfect stop to purchase an exotic reptile or get information on care and maintenance of reptiles as a pet. Randar is not only a shop owner, he’s a keeper too, meaning he puts extra emphasis on maintaining the health and care of his reptiles on sale. Customers walk out with extensive knowledge about their new reptiles, as everyone on staff is extremely helpful and knowledgeable.

Animal Atlanta
6449 Bells Ferry Road,
Woodstock, GA 30189

(770) 591-0007

Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m, Sun noon – 5 p.m.

Animal Atlanta has a long history of providing exotic animals, supplies and expertise for 26 years in the metro Atlanta area. They take great pride in the fact that each of their animals for sale have been raised, hand-fed, and socialized with humans since birth. This means that each pet offered for purchase makes a great, safe extension to any size family. They have an experienced and attentive staff, offer pet boarding for vacationing families, and have a range of supplies to make sure owners are properly equipped to take care of their pet.

Animart Pets
2813 Veterans Memorial Highway,
Austell, GA 30168
(770) 941-2252

Hours: Mon to Fri – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed Sun

Animart Pets are exotic pet specialist that offer a wide variety of pets and animals, live food of all kinds, an extensive assortment of foods, a vast array of cages, bedding, and other accessories for exotic pet owners. When it comes to reptile and amphibian lovers, enthusiasts will find an impressive assortment of snakes, frogs, lizards and turtles. They also have reptile experts on staff to help you choose and care for your pet, and a full line of food, housing and accessories. With their highly knowledgeable staff of exotic pet specialists, Animart Pets are ready to answer questions and assist in any way.

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Reigning Reptiles
3550 S Bogan Road, Suite 600,
Buford, GA 30519

(770) 771-8115

Hours: Closed Mon to Tues, Wed to Fri – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sun 11 a.m to 7 p.m.

Reigning Reptiles is a welcoming and fun environment for all. Whether you are a seasoned collector or a mom looking to buy a pet for your kid, Reigning Reptiles offers a full line of products to help you properly care for your beloved reptiles. Whether you need tanks and enclosures, lighting and heat, substrates or decorations, they have what you need. Plus with more than 20 years of experience around the pet trade, including reptiles, you can be sure you’re dealing with a knowledgeable staff that will leave with peace of mind.

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Marlena Turner is an Atlanta native and graduated from Georgia State University. With interests in technology, arts and music for the past three years, she has written articles published on and regarding such topics. In her free time she enjoys video games and movies. Read more on