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 News


November Events

Saturday, November 8th 1-3PM here at the store: Triangle Pets Alive Adoption Event

Representatives from TPA will be on-site with pets looking for their forever homes and will be available to answer your questions about the application and adoption process.


Saturday, November 15th 3-5PM: Carolina Boxer Rescue Yappy Hour Fundraiser

Representatives from Carolina Boxer Rescue will be on-site at the Social Gameroom & Tap to provide information about their organization and dogs currently available for adoption. A portion of the Yappy Hour sales at The Social will be donated to Carolina Boxer Rescue.


Saturday, November 22nd: Bring Fido and Friends to the store for a pet/family portrait! Photographer, Christina Caruso, will be here from 11am - 6pm. Portraits are $15 with a portion of the proceeds going to Triangle Pets Alive.


Saturday, November 29: Small Business Saturday! #shopsmall. Thanks to our many loyal and valued customers who support us every day of the year! Complimentary "Shop Small" canvas tote bags will be given to customers using their American Express cards while supplies last!


New winter coats and stock coming in daily! Don't forget to pick up the new OEOTL magnets and T-shirts!

Be Your Own Dog Magnets-Shirts


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!!