Even if you're not buying a puppy, just buying supplies at Pet City helps keep puppy mills in business. Show Pet City that you are not okay with their support of puppy mills by not spending your money there. Find another store to buy your pet supplies, and show support for stores that are consistent with your own beliefs and values.
Here is a list of alternatives near Pet City, Torrance.
Centinela Feed & Pet Supplies
There are Centinela locations in Torrance (22840 Hawthorne Blvd., between Sepulveda & Lomita) and Redondo Beach (413 N. Pacific Coast Hwy., between Beryl & Diamond), as well as 12 other locations nearby! Find the location near you.
Centinela Feed does not sell any animals, but you can visit their adoption page to find out which rescue groups are hosted at each location.
"By adopting, not only are you helping to reduce the dramatic overpopulation of homeless pets, you are giving an animal a second chance at happiness." – Centinela Feed & Pet Supplies
Global Pet Food Outlet
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Global Pet Food Outlet has stores in Torrance (20210 S. Normandie Avenue) and Culver City (4449 S. Sepulveda Boulevard). Their website is still under construction, but you will find a lot of positive feedback on their Yelp page. This store has a large selection of major brand and hard-to-find foods at discounted prices!
There is a PetSmart location in Torrance (3855-59 Sepulveda Boulevard, 310-316-9047). There are also stores in El Segundo and Long Beach. You can find a location near you on their website.
Contact your local PetSmart for more information on their adoption events. They often do adoption events that offer a free bag of dog or cat food, a free 20 lb. bucket of cat litter (if you adopt a cat), plus other samples and coupons.
There is a Petco in Torrance (24413 Crenshaw Boulevard, 310-530-5945) and two in Redondo Beach (3901 Inglewood Avenue, 537 N. Pacific Coast Highway). You can find a location near you on their website.
Petco also has adoption events. Please see their website, or contact your local Petco to learn more.