Maxi Zoo is Ireland’s largest pet retailer and part of the Fressnapf Group with over 1,650 stores across Europe. 

We have over 8,000 products in our range, with everything for your pet!

Our fully trained staff in stores are always on hand to give customers in depth consultations on the best products for their pet.

Our Staff

All of our staff are specially trained and hired specifically for their personal interest in animals.  We love animals, and we believe in putting the customer first. Our staff are here to talk to adults and children who want to learn more about how to care for their pet, and the service is free for anyone visiting the store.  We are also available to share our expertise with anyone who is thinking of welcoming a pet into the family. The advice is invaluable for those who want to learn all they can about responsible pet ownership.

Maxi Zoo Ireland at a Glance

Maxi Zoo is Ireland’s largest pet retailer with twenty one stores currently open in the Republic of Ireland – located in:  Westmeath (Mullingar), Tipperary (Clonmel), Wexford (Gorey), Carlow, Waterford, Cork (Ballincollig & Midleton) Douglas *currently closed*), Dublin (Blanchardstown, Finglas, Tallaght, Liffey Valley, Omni, Clarehall & Leopardstown), Kildare (Naas, Newbridge & Maynooth), Wicklow (Bray), Limerick and Longford.  Maxi Zoo are headquartered in Ballincollig, Cork, and opened its first store in Ballincollig, Cork in 2006.

The company employs over 170 staff. Maxi Zoo supports numerous local animal welfare charities with donation bins in all stores.

Maxi Zoo were the winners of TV3’s “Every Job Counts” initiative in 2011 and Retail Excellence Ireland Best Pet Store in 2016.  Maxi Zoo encourages customers to bring their pet along when shopping to avail of free weighing service, plus a “try before you buy” policy on sized items such as collars or harnesses.