Best Dog Groomers in Washington DC

Why These Dog Groomers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Washington DC 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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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Blue Dog

Blue Dog is a pet boarding and daycare facility in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Blue Dog also offers several grooming services, such as dog baths and brush outs, clipping services, nail and ear care, de-skunking, stain removal, coat treatments, and more. Washingtonian Magazine recognized Blue Dog as the "Best of Best for Dog Grooming" in 2013.

Kensington, DC 20895


Bonnie's Dog & Cat Grooming

Bonnie's Dog & Cat Grooming is located in the Washington, D.C. metro area. The salon possesses over 30 years of experience, and the staff is thoroughly trained in caring for all breeds, such as drop coated breeds terriers, Spaniels, Setters, non-shedding, and designer dogs. Bonnie's grooming services will always include nail trimming and ear cleaning. Washingtonian Magazine named Bonnie's one of Washington D.C.'s best pet care facilities.

Washington, DC 20003


Chichie's Grooming Spa

Chichie's Grooming Spa is a BBB accredited business that has been providing the Washington, D.C. metro area with pet grooming services for over 35 years. The facility offers traditional and custom designs, deep cleansing spa treatments, sensitive skin care, coat conditioning, de-matting, undercoat and shedding treatment, hand fluff drying, and ear and foot care.

Washington, DC 20007


Doggy Style

Doggy Style is a bakery, boutique, and pet spa in the Washington, D.C. metro area that was opened in 2002. The eco-friendly facility uses green products and all-natural, organic food. Doggy Style provides bathing services, brushing, blow outs, haircuts, nail clipping, ear cleaning, anal gland expression, teeth brushing, anesthesia-free dental cleaning, mud baths, epsom salt soaks, facial scrubs, and paw therapy.

Washington, DC 20009


Falls Road Veterinary Hospital

Falls Road Veterinary Hospital has been providing pet care services to the Washington, D.C. metro area since 1988. This award-winning facility maintains its AAHA accreditation by passing AAHA inspections every three or four years and receiving high marks. In addition to veterinary services, Falls Road provides grooming services from experienced groomers, who are trained in all breed standards.

Potomac, MD 20854


For Pet's Sake

For Pet's Sake is an all-breed dog and cat grooming facility in the Washington, D.C. metro area that consists of 13 extensively trained groomers and employees. The owner Jackie Barchesky began working as a groomer's assistant at The Pet Set in 1976, and when The Pet Set relocated in 1982, she started For Pet's Sake. The facility offers several grooming services, such as baths, hydro-surges, hand stripping, comb outs, anal gland expression, and more.

Alexandria, VA 22302


Sniffs & Wiggles

Sniffs & Wiggles is a mobile pet grooming service in the Washington, D.C. metro area that is completely self-sufficient, which means it does not use customers electricity or water. The owner Juan Enrique Ferrufino was professionally trained at Baltimore School of Dog Grooming, and he grooms to all breed standards. The salon's all inclusive grooming package is $75-$200 and includes a full coat brush out, nail clipping, ear cleaning, and more.

Washington, DC 20010



Woofie's is a pet sitter, dog walker, and mobile grooming service in the Washington, D.C. metro area that won the Washingtonian 2011 "Best Pet Care" award. The salon's fully-equipped, self-contained spa will provide customers with personalized service. Woofie's service list includes express services, signature trims, custom cuts, military cuts, de-shedding treatments, de-skunking, and more. Woofie's has appeared in Ashburn Life and Leesburg Life.

Ashburn, VA 20147


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