A press release shared by the Rochester Area of Commerce shared some exciting news for pet owners in our area.

Chuck & Don’s a pet supplies store with 10 locations in Colorado, 27 in Minnesota and one location in Wisconsin is coming to Rochester. The pet store will set up shop in Rochester at 1117 6th Street NW. in the Barlow Plaza Shopping Center.

Not familiar with Chuck & Don's? The press release says: Chuck & Don’s offers brand name, specialty, and hard-to-find pet foods and supplies for dogs and cats. A unique shopping experience awaits customers and leashed pets alike with outstanding customer service, knowledgeable staff, extensive offerings, locally sponsored events, and a variety of ways to save at all locations.

The Rochester location will include a pet washing station and an outdoor pet exercise area.

The grand opening is scheduled for the weekend of November 4-5 and will feature free samples, adoptable pets, giveaways, activities and more.

Speaking of pets. Did you hear that Minnesota is about to get a Cat Cafe? Check out this video for more on that.