At Ryan's Pet Supplies, it is our mission to take care of people who take care of pets.
We serve the pet community by being THE RESOURCE for supplies, support, education, innovation, and community.
We listen to you! We work with pet professionals when developing new products and in identifying the brands that are important to your work and carry over 9,000 products that help professionals do their job every day.We love hearing from you at our shows and on social media. Stay up to date on the latest tips, trends and news by visiting our Groomer Speaks Blog.
Ryan's Pet Supplies Timeline
1959 - Ryan’s Pet Supplies was established by George and Donna Ryan in Wisconsin. The star feature of the business was their specially crafted dog food.
1980 - George and Donna move Ryan’s to sunny Phoenix, Arizona.
1982 - Ryan’s discontinues making dog food and becomes a full-line, Arizona pet store distributor.
1988 - George and Donna Ryan retire and sell their business to brothers Dave and Warren Goldfarb. The Goldfarbs had run several businesses in NY and had recently moved their families to Arizona in search of sunshine and new business opportunities.
1990 - Dave and Warren transform the business from a full line pet store distributor, to a supplier that caters to the needs of pet professionals and groomers.
1992 - Ryan’s sends its first grooming supply mailer to Arizona and California groomers, which includes pieces of their ribbon taped right to the mailer.
1994 - The ribbon was so successful that Dave & Warren design their own special ribbon-printing machines - Ryan’s has been designing and printing ribbon for groomers ever since!
1996 - Ryan’s Sharpening & Repair Services opens with the promise, “We Service What We Sell.”
1998 - The Goldfarbs move from their previous 4,000 sq. ft building on 3411 S. Central Ave to the current 10,000 sq. ft location on 1805 E. McDowell Road in Phoenix.
1998 - Ryan's sends its first nationwide full-color catalog.
2000 - To meet increasing nationwide demand, Ryan's purchases an additional 20,000 sq. ft of warehouse space.
2018 - After 30 years of building a highly successful business, Dave and Warren Goldfarb retire and sell the business to Nexus Brands Group.
2020 - Groomers Speak Blog launches as a way to keep groomers connected and offer tips, education and support.
2020 - While being closed to the public at the onset of the pandemic, the showroom was completely remodeled and a pet neighborhood park themed mural was added to the building.
"Rely on Ryan's" since 1959
The grooming community has long Relied on Ryan’s to provide durable and safe grooming equipment and supplies ranging from:
We care for the pet community by being the resource for supplies, support, education, innovation & community.
- We offer fast and reliable shipping from our main Phoenix warehouse as well as a secondary location in New Jersey.
- See our shipping page for more information and current shipping promotions.
- Follow us on Instagram @RyansPetSupplies and Facebook @ryanspet for behind the scenes information, early product releases and more.
- Request a wholesale catalog with current promotions, product information and new launches.
- Need repairs? Send them to our sharpening, repair and authorized warranty center in Phoenix, Arizona. We service what we sell!