Petland Fort Walton Beach is locally owned by Glen and Karen Wentworth and is the only locally owned pet store in Fort Walton Beach. Glen and Karen are long-time residents of Okaloosa County and both grew up in Mary Esther. Glen went to Mary Esther Elementary School, Max Bruner Junior High, and graduated from Fort Walton Beach High School in 1978. Karen went to Florosa Elementary, Max Bruner Junior High, and graduated from Fort Walton Beach High School in 1976. They have two grown children, Jennifer and Scott. Both grew up working in the store, and Scott is the General Manager. Scott, and his wife Lacey, both work full-time here and this truly makes Petland Fort Walton Beach a family endeavor. The Wentworths, along with their awesome staff of 20 employees, have been serving pet lovers in Fort Walton Beach, since 2001! Come into your locally owned Petland, and find out the difference local ownership makes in your shopping experience.
We have built our reputation – since 1967 – helping thousands of families adopt new pets into their homes. We are committed to making your new relationship with your pet the best that it can be.
- Our staff receives intensive training.
- We have the best husbandry program in the market, healthier pets.
- We have the most comprehensive guarantees in the market.
We are proud of our Pet Counselors, they receive periodic training, and they love what they do. It is this aspect as well as product quality, selection and a real love of animals that gives Petland it’s reputation.
A major focus of our Pet Counselors is to educate people about pets. This information assists customers in making informed choices that improves the quality of the their lives and the lives of their pets.
We’re Happy To Help
Every year thousands of unplanned and unwanted puppies and kittens are born. We recommend having your pet spayed or neutered. Ask for our free brochure on this important subject.
If you would prefer to take in a pet from the local shelter, we will be happy to refer you. No matter where you acquire your pet, we will be proud to counsel and assist you.