PJ’s pets , in Barrie, is among the 27 stores closing across the country.
No word on how many jobs will be affected but they employ 427 people in 39 stores.
Not all are closing.
The Vice President of the company, Brad Hamilton says they’ve been losing money since 2013.
Part of the loss of business is blamed on a 2011 decision to stop selling puppies.
The stores that are closing are offering discounted prices on pet merchandise, including pet food, accessories and supplies.