Other End of the Leash Pet Boutique & Bakery is Durham’s locally owned source for the highest quality, fairly traded pet supplies, holistic nutrition and wellness product expertise. OEOTL is Downtown Durham’s only pet boutique & bakery, independently owned by longtime Durham residents Diane Groff and LeAnn Hinson and staffed by a skilled, knowledgeable, and attentive staff of wellness product specialists.

OEOTL serves Durham area pet owners seeking a distinctive, locally owned source for USA and fairly traded nutritional supplements, food, toys, leashes, and collars, as well as pet-themed jewelry and merchandise for your home. We bake treats daily in our on-site gluten-free kitchen as well as host in-store informational workshops, speakers and special events on a regular basis. We look forward to meeting you and your pet soon!

Other End of the Leash Events


Thursday night April 24th 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm: Nutritional Seminar with Melanie Smith, DVM of Four Paws Animal Clinic. Melanie is the owner and primary physician for Four Paws Animal Clinic for the past thirteen years with her primary interest being in geriatric medicine. She will be conducting a nutritional talk at Other End of the Leash about a preventative diet for animals and dietary needs for animals with cancer. We look forward to an informative evening with Melanie. As always, light refreshments for humans and treats for animals will be served.


Monday-Friday: 11am-8pm
Saturday: 10am-7pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm
Call Us! 919-908-1887


Chef Diane

Come into our pet boutique and smell the wonderful fresh biscuits baking! Check in regularly for the flavors of the day!!