Basically the Bon Marché of pet shops, Max-Bone’s luxury lifestyle items for pets—think fashion-driven pieces like chunky sweaters and tie-dyed T-shirts with a Scandinavian design sensibility—will have you wishing you had four legs instead of two. There’s also a thoughtful selection of organic shampoos, oils and treats. insider’s tip The brand is now offering customization on all beds and leashes. Cute!
Los Angeles Responsible Pit Bull Owners (LARPBO) offers post-adoption training though group classes and activities. One-on-one classes are also available. insider’s tip Although the name of the organization may suggest otherwise, all dogs—from large pit bulls to tiny Chihuahuas—are welcome to participate.
Dr. Mahaney takes a holistic approach to veterinary care. In addition to laboratory diagnostics and vaccinations, he also offers accupuncture and supplements like Chinese herbs. insider’s tip Don’t worry about fighting traffic: The certified veterinary acupuncturist makes house calls.