As of Feb 1, 2015, PetSmart operated 1,404 stores in the US, Puerto Rico and Canada.
During fiscal 2014, the company opened 77 new stores, acquired 1 and closed 7 existing stores.
Substantially all stores are leased, with leases generally ranging from 10 to 15 years and typically allowing for renewal for two to four additional 5-year terms, and are non-cancelable.
Stores are generally located at sites co-anchored by strong destination mass merchandisers, and typically are in or near major regional shopping centers. Stores typically range in size from 12,000 to 27,500 square feet and average approximately 21,000 square feet. New store prototypes are in the 12,000-18,000 square foot range, and micro stores are in the range of 6,000 to 8,000 square feet.
|Total gross square feet (M)||29,273||29,273||28,461||27,831||27,247||26,617|
|Total gross square feet growth||2.9%||2.9%||2.3%||2.1%||2.4%||2.9%|
|Avg store gross sq ft||20,800||20,800||21,400||21,800||22,100||22,400|
|Avg store gross sq ft growth||-2.3%||-2.3%||-2.0%||-1.5%||-1.4%||-0.4%|