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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 Clifton, NJ.

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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.

4 Paws Dog Spa

4 Paws Dog Spa is an Allendale business that provides basic grooming as well as spa services. The business’ basic grooming package contains a bath, blow dry, haircut, ear cleaning, ear plucking if needed, and nail clipping. Spa services 4 Paws Dog Spa offers include manicure and pedicure, nail dremeling, nail painting, facial scrub, specialty shampoos, flea and tick shampoo, de-matting, de-shedding treatment, teeth brushing, and anal gland expression. The salon provides a safe environment in which dogs of all breeds can enjoy their pampering. Pet owners remark on their prices, quality of service, patience, friendliness, professionalism, and the facility cleanliness.

Allendale, NJ(201) 327-2221


Absolutely Dogs Grooming Salon

Absolutely Dogs Grooming Salon is a Wallington locally owned and operated business that has more than 25 years of experience. Services the salon offers include milk baths, medicated baths, hand scissoring, de-shedding rinses, de-matting, hot oil treatments, protein coat balm, creative styling, teeth brushing, and breath spray. Absolutely Dogs Grooming Salon provides breed standard grooming as well as creative grooming styles. The business uses Plush Puppy grooming products. Owner Lydia Maduri has years of experience at the New York School of Dog Grooming as a head instructor, and experience grooming all dog breeds. Pet owners remark on their patience, prices, professionalism, and quality of care.

Wallington, NJ(201) 933-3636


All Breed Cat and Dog Grooming

All Breed Cat and Dog Grooming is a Verona business that has been serving pet owners for more than 21 years. Christine Marie Coad is the owner and she graduated from the Nash Academy of Animal Arts. Her aim is to better pets’ health and appearance with her services. All Breed Cat and Dog Grooming’s full grooming service includes a bath and blow dry, comb out and brush out, sanitary shaving, pad shaving, haircut, nail cutting, tooth brushing, ear cleaning and plucking, anal gland expression if needed, and bows and cologne. Special shampoo is available if asked for. Clients appreciate their availability, patience, honesty, reliability, prices, and professionalism.

Verona, NJ(973) 857-9007


Best Friends Pet Grooming

Best Friends Pet Grooming is a Boonton business that has been serving pets and their owners for more than 26 years. The business offers several services including a full grooming that consists of a bath, blueberry facial scrub, haircut, ear cleaning, nail clipping, teeth cleaning, and a sanitary cut. Other services are drop-in nail clipping for dogs and cats and anal gland expression. Pets can enjoy free play while they are there with hardly any time in a cage. Adrianne Riso is the owner and she is a Nash Academy of Animal Arts graduate. Clients appreciate their professionalism, knowledge, prices, friendliness, skill, fast service, reliability, helpfulness, quality of work, and cleanliness.

Boonton, NJ(973) 335-5843


Clips N' Snips

Clips N' Snips is a Clifton business that has more than eight years of experience. Services the business offers include quick snips, baths, complete clips, de-shedding, and cat baths and grooming. Quick snips and complete clips include services such as ear cleaning, teeth brushing, deep coat conditioner, oatmeal shampoo, and nail clipping and filing. Clips N’ Snips also offers packages for dogs and cats. For clients who want something extra for their pet, the business provides glitter tattoo, nail polish, color tattoo, jewel accent, color dye, earring, and bowtie enhancements. Clients remark on their skill, advice, prices, friendliness, experience, patience, trustworthiness, cleanliness, and professionalism.

Clifton, NJ(862) 239-1777


Dog Grooming Studio

Dog Grooming Studio is a Clifton business that has been serving small and medium dogs up to 40 pounds for more than six years. The business serves pet owners in North Jersey. Dog Grooming Studio provides a variety of grooming services including bathing, blow drying, brushing, de-shedding, de-matting, hair cutting, hair styling, sanitary trimming, ear cleaning, nail clipping, and anal expression. The studio can add glitter designs or color to enhance pets’ coats. Dog Grooming Studio has a friendly environment in which they perform creative grooming services in a clean area. Pet owners appreciate their attention to detail, professionalism, quality of service, friendliness, prices, availability, patience, and the cleanliness of the facility.

Bloomfield, NJ(973) 338-3500


Furrs N' Purrs, LLC

Furrs n Purrs has been in business for 16 years and is vet recommended. They groom all breeds of dogs and cats and spend time with every pet owner evaluating the pets needs and style of cut the owner desires. Time is also offered to educate each customer on caring for their pet (proper combing & brushing, bathing techniques, etc.) at home if they desire. They also offer a variety of shampoos/conditioners and can accommodate dogs with special needs (seniors with joint issues, aggressive dog), kennel shy dogs, and dogs that become stressed when blow dried, etc. A basic grooming package includes cutting the nails, cleaning & plucking the ears, comb out (de-matting when needed), bath with deodorizing shampoo, dental rinse, and haircut. Additional services included teeth brushing, anal gland expression, flea baths and specialty shampoos. Clients remark on their passion, quality of service, advice, professionalism, friendliness, and attentiveness.

Clifton, NJ(973) 279-8787


Groomington Coat Factory

Groomington Coat Factory is a Hillsdale business that provides pet owners with mobile grooming services. The business’ service area includes Saddle River, Mahwah, Woodcliff Lake, Franklin Lakes, Oakland, Park Ridge, Old Tappan, Wyckoff, Ramsey, Waldwick, Montvale, Allendale, Ho-Ho-Kus, Midland Park, Hillsdale, Upper Saddle River, Washington Township, Ridgewood, Emerson, and Westwood. Groomington Coat Factory’s services include baths, fluff drying, trim, ear cleaning and deodorizing, brushing, and nail trimming. The business provides a consultation and uses products that are safe for pets. The vans are sanitary and waterproof and are equipped with grooming tables that can be lowered so dogs with arthritis or older dogs can step on. Dogs receive one-on-one service during their appointment. Clients appreciate their skill, professionalism, patience, compassion, prices, and punctuality.

Hillsdale, NJ(201) 669-5170


Jan’s Dog House

Jan’s Dog House is a Demarest business that offers dog grooming and home pet care service. The business provides a bubble bath with fluff drying, ear cleaning, nail trimming, perfume if desired, and a bow and bandana. The grooming service includes everything in the bubble bath service as well as combing, a haircut, and teeth brushing. Jan’s Dog House’s extra service options are flea baths, pedicures, anal glands, teeth brushing, ear cleaning, and nail trimming. Pet care service includes dog walking, feeding, and playtime at clients’ homes in Dumont, New Milford, Closter, Alpine, Cresskill, Bergenfield, Howarth, Demarest, Tenafly, and Norwood. Jan’s Dog House appeared in the Daily Voice News. Clients appreciate their knowledge, quality of care, trustworthiness, and attentiveness.

Demarest, NJ(201) 888-6127


Pamper Your Pet

Sisters Dila and Adriana own Pamper Your Pet, a Verona business that has been serving pet owners for more than seven years. The business grooms all sizes and breeds of dogs. Services Pamper Your Pet provide include bath and brush with ear cleaning, ear plucking, and light trimming, and full grooming with shampoo, ear cleaning and plucking, and nail clipping. Add-on services are de-matting, teeth brushing, nail grinding, nail trimming, nail polish, blueberry facial scrub, paw treatment, and anal gland expression. Pamper Your Pet uses several specialty shampoos for different skin and coat issues. Clients appreciate their attentiveness and quality of work.

Verona, NJ(973) 857-2799


Paws Pet Grooming

Paws Pet Grooming is a family-owned business that has been serving clients for more than 20 years. Areas the business serves include East Orange, Newark, Summit, Westfield, Scotch Plains, Union, Hillside, Fanwood, Rahway, Garwood, Springfield, Millburn, Short Hills, Maplewood, Elizabeth, and other areas. Paws Pet Grooming offers a variety of services including a consultation, examination of pets’ teeth, ears, eyes, skin, and coat, Jacuzzi bath, hand drying, brush out, de-shedding, facial scrub, nail cutting, ear cleaning, teeth brushing, light clipping, and haircuts. The business also provides spa packages. Paws Pet Grooming has an air purification system, the environment of the salon is temperature controlled, and they use natural and bio-degradable products. Pet owners appreciate their patience, friendliness, and professionalism.

Union, NJ(908) 810-8585


Shampooch Dog Grooming Studio

Shampooch Dog Grooming Studio is a Nutley business that gives small, medium, and large dogs one-on-one attention while they’re there. Grace Scuttaro is the owner and she is a Nash Academy graduate. She has more than 15 years of grooming experience. Grace’s specialty is hand scissoring. Shampooch Dog Grooming Studio provides several services including professional grooming, mini grooming, a service to tidy up, bath service, and a brush out. Extra services the business offers are anal gland expressing, ear plucking, flea and tick treatment, blueberry facial, de-matting, teeth brushing, and nail clipping and filing. Products Shampooch Dog Grooming Studio uses include hypo-allergenic shampoo, oatmeal shampoo, medicated shampoo, and high-quality conditioners. Pet owners remark on their prices, quality of service, and efficiency.

Nutley, NJ(973) 661-1160


Smooch A Pooch Grooming

Smooch A Pooch Grooming is a Little Falls business that provides services for dogs at competitive prices. The business’ services include a bath with hypo-allergenic, oatmeal, or medicated shampoo, de-matting, de-shedding treatment, de-skunking treatment, flea and tick control, face trim, teeth brushing, nail trim, nail polish, anal gland expression, hair coloring, feathers and decorative gems, and spa treatment. Smooch A Pooch Grooming cuts dogs’ hair according to their breed’s standard or to their owners’ preference. The business offers gift certificates. Pet owners appreciate their attention to detail, prices, friendliness, passion, quality of service, professionalism, and the cleanliness of the facility.

Little Falls, NJ(973) 837-8119


The Grooming Table

The Grooming Table is a Rivervale business that has been grooming pets for more than 29 years. The business provides services such as scissor cuts, trims, baths, brush outs, ear cleaning, nail clipping, shed control, flea and tick treatment, bows, bandanas, cologne, and anal gland expression. The Grooming Table also offers cat grooming, including de-matting and de-shedding. The business provides special products such as hot oil treatments, oatmeal hypo-allergenic soaps, and medicated products. The Grooming Table stocks a line of pet supplements. In 2011 Celebration Media honored The Grooming Table as one of its Talk of the Town Award recipients in the Top Groomers category. Clients remark on their attentiveness, quality of service, patience, and compassion.

Rivervale, NJ(201) 282-2275


Wags & Whiskers Grooming Spa

For more than two years Wags & Whiskers Grooming Spa, a Kinnelon family-owned and operated business, has been serving clients and their pets. The business provides a variety of services including examinations, bathing, grooming, teeth cleaning, nail trimming, pet sitting in clients’ homes, and pet boarding. Add-on services include nail painting, nail filing, moisturizing pad treatment, teeth brushing, anal gland expression, and coat painting. Wags & Whiskers Grooming Spa uses eco-friendly products and takes care of anxious, older, and handicapped pets. The business also grooms cats and exotic pets. Debbie Amendola is the owner and groomer and is a graduate of Nash Academy of Animal Arts. She provides a relaxed, safe, and clean environment for pets.

Kinnelon, NJ(973) 838-7822


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