Laurels
Best Dog Groomers
in Kansas City
2017

Why These Dog Groomers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored dog groomers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best dog groomers in Kansas City, MO.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

All Things Dogs

All Things Dogs is a business in Kansas City that offers a dog daycare or overnight boarding experience that is more similar to a home environment rather than a traditional kennel. All Things Dogs is an open-play experience for dogs, complete with furniture, beds, and regular interactions with both humans and other dogs. Boarding services are available for a limited number of animals. While All Things Dogs does not offer full grooming services, it does offer a complimentary exit bath for pets that stay five nights or more.

Kansas City, MO(816) 719-1339

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Broadmore Kennels

Broadmore Kennels is a 10-acre property in Shawnee that offers all-inclusive boarding services for all sizes of dogs and cats. Broadmore Kennels offers general daycare and grooming services and is open seven days per week. All daycare playgroups are constantly supervised and do not exceed eight animal participants. Broadmore Kennels has a building that houses larger dog breeds and one that houses smaller dog breeds and cats. Though all facilities are temperature-controlled, kennels in the building that houses larger breeds are also equipped with heated floors.

Shawnee, MO(913) 441-5026

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Brookside Barkery

Brookside Barkery is a pet grooming service and supplies store with locations in Kansas City and Lee’s Summit that opened in 2003. The business baths and grooms pets and offers pet spa treatments such as joint massages, application of calming oils for dry, itchy skin, and take-home lavender-infused kennel comforters for pet relaxation. The company’s website has a catalog of products that are available in-store or via weekly home delivery.

Kansas City, MO(816) 333-2275

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Dazzle Paws

Dazzle Paws is a boutique full-service pet grooming salon in Leawood that also sells a range of pet accessories from designer collars to apparel, carriers, beds, and more. Dazzle Paws also sells all natural food and treats in its store. Some available grooming services, in addition to haircuts and baths, include “creative expression services” such as nail polishing, feathering, and stenciling. Hours for retail and grooming services differ, so call or check the business’s website for hours.

Leawood, KS(913) 498-8811

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Dog Pawz

Dog Pawz is a dog boarding, daycare, and grooming business that has three locations throughout the Kansas City area. Dog Pawz offers cageless pet daycare with walks every two to three hours and plenty of interaction with the 24-hour staff on-site. The business offers grooming services from self-serve dog washes with all natural products to nail trimming and anal sac expressions. The multiple locations frequently foster dogs, and since opening in 2013, have found new homes for over 78 dogs.

Leawood, KS(913) 341-7299

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Doggie Style Bowtique

Doggie Style Bowtique is a pet salon and boarding facility that offers grooming services for dogs and cats and training classes for dogs. The business’s dog trainer is a member of the ASPCA and has appeared in several veterinary publications since he began training in 1992. Doggie Style Bowtique sells locally made collars and leashes along with larger brand names. The store also carries all natural dog food brands like Taste of the Wild, Weruva, and Fromm, and sells a range of treats made fresh in the store’s bakery.

Kansas City, MO(816) 561-3647

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Four Paws Pantry

Four Paws Pantry is a pet food and accessory store in Olathe that also offers pet spa services. Bathing options include self-serve, full-service, and an extended de-shedding bath. Along with shampooing and conditioning, Four Paws Pantry offers flea and itch treatments, de-skunking products, and mud products that can help with shedding, fleas, hot spots, and inflammation. The store will deliver food orders of $30 or more for free within a 10-mile radius of its location.

Olathe, MO(913) 782-2275

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Froggwoods

Froggwoods is a holistic pet salon and spa in Overland Park that uses only organic bathing products and sets appointment times that are specifically scheduled for each pet to eliminate the each client’s wait time. Froggwoods is a cage-less experience for most but has private cubbies for shy pets. The business offers pet grooming classes for novice learners and professionals who wish to continue their education. Though Froggwoods is not a boarding facility, it can board smaller pets in limited quantities.

Overland Park, KS(913) 491-3764

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Kate's Canine Resort

Kate’s Canine Resort is the largest dog daycare and boarding business with indoor and outdoor facilities in downtown Kansas City. Daycare is only available during the week, whereas boarding is available on the weekends. The company’s website lists daily rates and package deals for daycare and boarding services. Katie’s Canine Resort also offers bathing and grooming services seven days per week

Kansas City, MO(816) 753-4188

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Kennel Creek Pet Resort

Kennel Creek Pet Resort is a pet grooming and boarding facility in Overland Park that also offers daycare services and training classes. The owner of Kennel Creek Pet Resort came together with the creator of Beer Dogs to establish the Wayward Dog Foundation, an independent, non-profit organization, to help connect pets with adopters.For pet owners who adopt through the foundation, Kennel Creek Pet Resort offers a free 26-pound bag of dog food and complimentary services like a grooming bath, training consultation, and one free week of daycare.

Overland Park, KS(913) 498-9900

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Lakewood Animal Center

Lakewood Animal Health Center in Lee’s Summit is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association. The animal care center has digital diagnostic imaging to help identify problems and performs dentistry and surgical procedures. Hospitalization is available for animals who suffer from acute injury or illness. Lakewood Animal Health Center also offers grooming and boarding services. The business’s website has an online store that offers home delivery of pet nutrition and medications.

Lee's Summit, MO(816) 373-1098

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Man's Best Friend Pet Resort

Man’s Best Friend Pet Resort in Belton offers daycare, boarding, and grooming for cats and dogs. The business has two acres of fenced-in play area for its day care guests and boarders. Each boarding guest has a dog run to itself with a sun patio, unless owners have multiple pets and would like them to share a space. Man’s Best Friend Pet Resort has daily rates for dog and cat services posted on its website.

Belton, MO(816) 331-4364

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Mystic Acres Kennel

Mystic Acres Kennel of Spring Hill is a dog and cat boarding facility that also offers grooming services. Food is included for dogs unless owners wish to bring food from home, which is encouraged to reduce as much stress to the animal as possible. Mystic Acres Kennel will board exotic pets like birds, rabbits, lizards as well. Clients are awarded one free day’s worth of care for their animal for each referral that results in a new client.

Spring Hill, KS(913) 592-9998

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Pampered Paws Grooming Salon

Pampered Paws Grooming Salon in Kansas City grooms cats, dogs, and even some rabbits and guinea pigs. The business offers all natural shampoos and creme rinses, blow drying, ear cleaning, nail trimming, haircuts, and anal sac expression. Pampered Paws Grooming Salon can apply the FURminator Shed-less treatment to reduce the inconvenience of cleaning up after pets with undercoats that shed. The salon has special boarding services available for small dog breeds.

Kansas City, MO(816) 333-2522

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Pawz at Play

Pawz at Play is a dog boarding and daycare facility in Overland Park that offers grooming services and training classes and sells dog food and other necessities. Grooming prices vary depending on breed, but the company's website lists rates for daycare and boarding services. The facility has three separate play areas for large, medium, and small breeds that each include an outdoor space and indoor playroom with rubber flooring. Pawz at Play’s website has the option for pet owners to view live video feed of the facility during business hours.

Overland Park, KS(913) 451-7299

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Picasso Dog Groomery

Picasso Dog Groomery in Kansas City opened in 2008 and views haircuts and grooming as an art form. The artist at Picasso Dog Grooming offers anything from traditional breed cuts for show or personalized cuts including styles from mohawks to lion cuts. The groomery sells accessories like custom collars, unique toys, and apparel, in addition to fresh-made, gluten-free dog biscuits. The business’s website has a list of rates for bathing and grooming services according to breed size.

Kansas City, MO(816) 569-4361

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Pooches' Paradise Day Spa & Resort

Pooches’ Paradise Day Spa & Resort in Kansas City has over 60 years of combined experience in dog daycare experience. The boarding and daycare facility is prepared to handle any breed but specializes in handling sensitive breeds due to its experience in rescue efforts. Pooches’ Paradise Day Spa & Resort hosts scheduled six-week training classes as well as private lessons year-round. The business offers grooming services like baths, nail trimming, and ear cleaning.

Kansas City, MO(816) 361-3388

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Puppy's Playpen

Puppy’s Playpen was the first dog daycare center in Overland Park when it opened in 2004, and continues to maintain a small operation to keep its services personal. The business offers dog grooming and boarding services in addition to day care. Annual and semi-annual “VIP Play Passes” are available for clients who would like to take advantage of unlimited daycare and boarding visits. The business’s website has a real-time video feed from cameras placed throughout different rooms in the facility so owners can check on their pets whenever they wish.

Overland Park, KS(913) 648-3647

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The Pet Ranch

The Pet Ranch is a pet lodging facility in Olathe that boasts 15 acres of land for pets to roam and is open to boarders 365 days per year. The business also offers dog park memberships to dog owners which include admission to a list of events and discounted boarding services. Grooming services at The Pet Ranch are performed with natural products and use no harnesses or restraints. Pets staying at the facility receive all natural nutrition, up to four hours of physical activity and play per day, and a free exit bath for pets who have stayed five or more nights.

Olathe, MO(913) 814-7387

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