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Best Dog Groomers in San Antonio, TX

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4035 Naco Perrin Blvd #105, San Antonio, TX 78217 Rating

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4.9 (143)
5.0 (20)
3.5 (3)

Why choose this provider?

Groom & Bloom keeps dogs and cats in San Antonio clean and healthy with its pet grooming services. The company helps in tidying up its clients' pets through bathing, brushing, fur cutting, nail trimming, and ear cleaning. It has packages that range from simple bathing to complete grooming. Pet owners also have the option to add other services, such as pedicures, breath fresheners, teeth cleaning, and blueberry facials. Groom & Bloom has been in business since 2020.

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25890 U.S. Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX 78259 Rating

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4.0 (12)

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Cool Dog Spa in San Antonio is a pet grooming company that offers dog grooming solutions to pet owners in the metro. The company has its own mobile spa and salon that brings groomers and self-contained grooming equipment directly to clients. Its trained groomers cater to all kinds of dogs and carry out services such as haircuts, massages, baths with hair conditioning, paw treatments, and toothbrushing. Its staff carries 17 years of grooming experience and has fulfilled over 155,000 groomings.

3222 Ackerman Road, San Antonio, TX 78219 Rating

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4.8 (188)
5.0 (64)

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Puppy Power Dog Resort is a San Antonio facility that caters to the grooming and boarding needs of dogs in the metro. The company cares for dogs aged 12 weeks and older and has a team of three professional groomers. Its dog groomers offer full groom, trim and tidy, and bath and brush packages, including anal gland expressions and ear cleaning. Having been in the business for six years, Puppy Power Dog Resort has 17 associates in its roster of employees.

1031 Patricia, San Antonio, TX 78213 Rating

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Scissors and Suds Pet Grooming started its business in 1983 and has two branches in San Antonio. It accommodates all dog breeds and provides full and mini grooming services. These include bathing, nail trimming, haircut, gland expression, and ear cleaning. Tooth brushing, de-shedding, and de-matting are also available. The salon offers maintenance programs for clients who want their pets groomed on a weekly or bi-weekly basis. All groomers at Scissors and Suds Pet Grooming have been in the industry for at least two decades.

1619 Pleasanton Road, San Antonio, TX 78221 Rating

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4.2 (53)
4.0 (52)

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Alamo Dog & Cat Hospital has been serving customers in the San Antonio area since 1922. The clinic bathes dogs, shaves them during hot weather, trims their nails, cleans their ears, expresses their anal glands, and gives them medicated flea and tick baths. Aside from dogs, it also caters to cats and birds. Additionally, it offers surgeries and diagnostics that include heartworm tests, fecal and parvo tests, declawing, and spays and neuters. The hospital is accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association.

20770 U.S. Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX 78258 Rating

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4.0 (21)

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iPaw Pet Corporation is a pet grooming and store company in San Antonio. Opened in the early 2010s, the company has nearly 10 years of experience providing services such as nail trim, teeth brushing, anal gland expression, flea & tick shampoo services, de-matting, and skunk-odor eliminating shampoo services. Clients can also opt for breed-specific styling and care. In addition, iPaw Pet Corporation offers spa services, mobile grooming services, pet transportation services, and pet boarding services.

14824 Bulverde Road, San Antonio, TX 78247 Rating

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4.0 (36)
4.5 (1)

Why choose this provider?

Based in San Antonio, Rob Cary Pet Resort provides dog grooming services to clients in the area. It offers services such as nail trimming, dog bathing, and hot oil treatments for dry or damaged coats. It bathes dogs using a HydroSurge massage bathing system. The business began as Rob Cary Kennels and Training School in 1976 before changing to Rob Cary Pet Resort in 1997. Keith, the grooming manager of Rob Cary Pet Resort, has been with the company since 1989.

San Antonio, TX Rating

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3.0 (9)
5.0 (8)

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Bark n Bubblez is a family-owned and family-operated mobile dog grooming business serving customers in San Antonio and the surrounding areas. The company aims to provide grooming services to customers wherever they may be and strives to provide a stress-free experience for dogs and their owners. The company's full grooming package includes shampooing and conditioning, blow-drying, a brush out, and nail trimming. Ear cleaning, pad trimming, hair trimming and styling, breath spray, as well as a bow or bandana are also included.

San Antonio, TX 78258 Rating

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4.0 (124)
2.0 (5)

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Happy Hound Mobile Grooming provides personalized dog mobile grooming services in the community of San Antonio. Its grooming van includes a full-sized stainless steel bathtub and a slide-out bridge for easy access for large dogs. It offers massage baths, nail clipping, ear cleaning, flea and tick treatments, skunk purification, and teeth brushing. In addition, it also performs professional hot weather makeovers that include shaving the pets' hair down so they will feel cool and comfortable during the extended summer months.

13395 Wetmore Road, San Antonio, TX 78247 Rating

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3.5 (14)

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Northern Oaks Bird and Animal Hospital is a professional animal care and grooming facility that serves residential and commercial clients in San Antonio and the surrounding areas. It covers a wide range of animal care services, including ear cleaning and plucking, medicated bathing, haircuts, and dematting services. The clinic also provides comprehensive animal health services, including surgery, vaccinations, and physical examinations. The clinic employs a team of professional staff who can carry out basic health checks and perform grooming services for various breeds of animals.

16600 Huebner Road, San Antonio, TX 78248 Rating

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4.5 (101)
4.0 (38)
4.3 (32)

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The Wash Dawg is a professional dog grooming shop that serves clients in San Antonio and the surrounding areas. It offers dog bath, blow-dry, and brush-out services. It also handles ear cleaning and plucking, nail clipping, hair trimming, and paw pad treatment. Customers may choose from either classic, petite, or complete spa packages. In addition, The Wash Dawg partnered with Bed & Biscuit Pet Care's Barrett Brunner for pet sitting, dog walking, and overnight boarding services.

Compare our Top Dog Groomers

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Groom & Bloom
4035 Naco Perrin Blvd #105, San Antonio, TX 78217
25890 U.S. Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX 78259
Puppy Power Dog Resort
3222 Ackerman Road, San Antonio, TX 78219
Scissors and Suds Pet Grooming
1031 Patricia, San Antonio, TX 78213
Alamo Dog & Cat Hospital
1619 Pleasanton Road, San Antonio, TX 78221
iPaw Pet Salons (Evans Rd.)
20770 U.S. Highway 281 North, San Antonio, TX 78258
Rob Cary Pet Resort
14824 Bulverde Road, San Antonio, TX 78247
Bark n Bubblez
San Antonio, TX
Happy Hound Mobile Grooming
San Antonio, TX 78258
Northern Oaks Bird & Animal Hospital
13395 Wetmore Road, San Antonio, TX 78247
The Wash Dawg
16600 Huebner Road, San Antonio, TX 78248


  • 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.