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Best Dog Groomers in Fremont

Our Recommended Top 3

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Fremont Dog Groomers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Website
2373 Pruneridge Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95050

Why choose this provider?

Paws Palace is a pet grooming business serving Fremont and surrounding communities. Its full grooming services include bath, haircut, full dry, ear cleaning, and nail trimming and filing. Anal gland expression can be performed upon request. A la carte services, such as teeth brushing, sanitary trim, flea treatment, de-shedding, and de-matting are also offered. The groomers at Paws Palace have more than 20 years of experience in dog grooming and handling different dog temperaments.

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4.0
Yelp
4.0 / 5 (102)

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Website
Fremont, CA

Why choose this provider?

Fursure Mobile Pet Grooming is a full-service professional pet grooming salon serving Fremont residents. It conducts gentle and effective treatments in a cage-free environment. Dog grooming services include bathing, styling, de-matting, de-shedding, de-skunking, and teeth brushing. Additionally, it offers nail trimming, nail painting, and ear cleaning. The salon also specializes in cat grooming. Its owner, Kelly, is one of the only six Certified Feline Master Groomers in the state of California. She is also Pet First Aid certified.

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We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
5.0
Yelp
5.0 / 5 (18)
Google
5.0 / 5 (7)

Website
1500 Washington Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539

Why choose this provider?

VCA Animal Hospitals is a dog groomer that services clients from Fremont. The business provides a wide range of grooming services such as dental care, flea and tick control, and parasite control. Advanced care services for pets like soft tissue surgery is also available. Aside from dogs, the business also caters to the needs of feline pets. The company is led by Julie Peterson, a staff veterinarian who specializes in dentistry and internal medicine for animals.

Reputation:

We scour the internet for reviews from well-known resources. Each provider is evaluated based on the quality and quantity of their reviews, their presence on multiple review sites, and their average minimum rating.
3.8
Yelp
3.5 / 5 (127)
Google
4.4 / 5 (73)
Facebook
3.9 / 5 (14)

Professionalism:

We hire mystery shoppers to call our providers anonymously and evaluate them. Providers who respond quickly, answer questions thoroughly, and communicate politely score higher.
5.0
Responsiveness
Friendliness
Helpfulness
Detail

FAQs

  • What is dog grooming?

    Grooming is a key part of keeping your dog’s coat and skin healthy. Brushing and combing stimulate circulation in your dog’s skin and help keep fur clean between baths. Bathing gets rid of the dirt, and depending on the soap used, bathing can moisturize, relieve itching, or kill parasites, like fleas and ticks.

  • How can I groom my dog at home?

    Brushing should be a part of every dog owner’s routine to keep the fur in excellent condition. Ideally, brush your dog’s coat at least twice a week. Choose tools to match your dog’s coat, such as a wide-toothed brush for longer, coarse fur and a narrow-toothed brush for shorter fur.

  • How often should I groom my dog?

    You should typically brush your dog twice a week and bathe it once a month. Frequent brushing removes loose debris and distributes natural oils from your dog’s skin throughout its coat. Monthly bathing usually prevents fur from getting smelly without overdrying a dog’s skin.

  • What is included in dog grooming?

    Some basic services to expect from a professional dog groomer include bathing, brushing, and trimming fur. Groomers generally make sure to remove matted fur and clip fur into breed-specific styles. Groomers also clean ears and clip a dog’s nails when needed.

  • Does dog grooming include nail clipping?

    While dog groomers typically trim nails, it isn’t necessarily included with a basic grooming session. Every groomer is different, and while one may include it, another groomer may charge an extra fee. Some other additional services groomers offer include expressing anal glands, brushing teeth, skin therapy regimens, and flea treatments.

  • How long does dog grooming take?

    Expect a full grooming session to take two or three hours. If your dog has thick fur, it could take even longer. Making sure your dog’s coat is dry is one detail that takes extra time. It’s important that the coat be completely dry to prevent hot spots, known as acute moist dermatitis.

  • Should I bathe my dog before grooming?

    You rarely need to bathe your dog before taking it to a groomer. However, it may depend on the groomer’s personal preferences. For example, if you’re taking your dog in for a detailed style, your groomer may prefer that the basic grooming steps be done ahead, such as bathing and brushing out matted fur.