Best Dog Groomers
in Albuquerque

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 Albuquerque, NM.

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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.

ABQ Doggie Spa

ABQ Doggie Spa in Albuquerque offers “quality pet grooming at competitive prices and a full instructional program for those dog lovers that are interested in entering the dog grooming business.” The spa makes its own environmentally friendly shampoo and conditioning products and uses hammocks during grooming to help older dogs with pet fatigue. Grooming prices vary by breed, weight, size, and condition of hair. All grooming services include paw pad scooping, nail cutting, ear cleaning, two shampoos plus cream rinse, clipper cuts, and a bow or bandana at no extra cost. Senior citizens receive a 5% discount every Wednesday and Thursday.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 256-8388


Bath Brush and Beyond

Bath Brush and Beyond is an Albuquerque pet salon, voted “Best of the City” by Albuquerque Magazine seven times since 2007. A minimum starting price of $48 is required regardless of dog breed or size, and pricing may be adjusted if special factors or situations emerge during grooming. All appointments include a fresh facial scrub, bubble bath, paw treatment, toothbrushing, therapeutic touch massage, aromatherapy, ear cleaning, skin and coat protectant, plus a bow or bandana at no additional charge. The store’s menu of add-on services includes deshedding, dead sea salt soaks, seaweed wraps, herbal soaks, and safe, vegan hair coloring.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 345-4386


Bolton Animal Hospital

Bolton Animal Hospital in Albuquerque is a “well-established, full-service, small animal veterinary hospital providing comprehensive medical, surgical, and dental care.” The hospital offers boarding, grooming, dental care, microchipping, euthanasia, life stage pet care, internal medicine consultations, heartworm testing and prevention, laboratory diagnostics, and pet behavior retraining. Grooming services include bathing, cat shaving, coat brushing, nail trimming, and shearing. The hospital also features Pet Annual Wellness Plans that offer significant discounts on preventative care and payment plans for medical services.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 312-5218


Completely Gone to the Dogs

Completely Gone to the Dogs is an Albuquerque grooming and supply store specializing in making dogs look and feel “their very best!” The store is open from 7:30 am to 6 pm Tuesday through Friday and from 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday. All dog breeds are accepted, and the store also offers grooming supplies, vitamins and supplements, artisan-made gifts and accessories, and grooming seminars. The company’s owner and lead groomer is an internationally certified Master Groomer, a member of the International Pet Groomers Association, has exhibited dogs in shows such as the Westminster Kennel Club and the Eukanuba Dog Show, and has over 42 years of experience in the business.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 797-1653


Furtastic Grooming

Furtastic Grooming in Albuquerque opened its doors in 2011, but the staff has over 15 years of combined pet grooming experience. Full service grooming for dogs includes haircuts, baths, brushing, teeth brushing, and nail trimming. Prices vary based on breed, size, and selection of services. Appointments can be requested through a contact form on the company’s website.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 323-1225


Jack & Rascal's

Jack & Rascal’s is Albuquerque’s “premier grooming salon and all-natural pet supply store.” The company is 100% locally owned and operated and prioritizes customer service. The store has been voted “Best of the City” by Albuquerque Magazine in 2013, 2014, and 2016. Products used for grooming are rigorously selected and do not contain any parabens, petrochemicals, phthalates, or sodium lauryl sulfates. Clients are encouraged to call or email for pricing since fees vary by pet’s breed, size, and hair condition. Several packages are available, including The Creative Color Package, The FURminator, and The Dirty Dog or Cat Package. A la carte and walk-in services like brushing, nail cutting, and nail painting are also offered.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 503-1779


Lollipups & KitKatz 2

Lollipups & KitKatz 2 is an Albuquerque pet salon with over 15 years of experience providing “personalized, proficient grooming of dogs and cats.” Appointments are not required for walk-in services, such as dog and cat nail trimming, ear cleaning, and anal gland expression. Full service grooming by appointment for both dogs and cats is also available. A special cat spa package includes teeth brushing with plaque and tartar gel, nail filing, a revitalizing mask, premium shampoo and conditioner, finishing spray, and a bow or bandana. The salon also offers daily, nightly, and weekly cat boarding.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 299-7000


Pet Food Gone Wild

Pet Food Gone Wild is Rio Rancho and Westside Albuquerque’s “top pet food store and self-serve dog wash,” featuring natural and holistic pet food. The store carries an extensive selection of dog and cat food, treats, toys, leashes, collars, and accessories, including brands such as Blue Buffalo, The Honest Kitchen, Primal Pet Foods, and NutriSource. Self-service bath stations with shampoo, conditioner, towels, and dryers are available. Business hours are 9 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday, 9 am to 6 pm on Saturday, and 11 am to 4 pm on Sunday. Self-service wash stations close an hour and a half before the store’s closing time.

Rio Rancho, NM(505) 994-0101


Pretty Pets

Pretty Pets is Albuquerque’s “top humane pet salon,” a family owned business that prioritizes the health and wellness of its “furry clients.” The spa is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8:30am until 5:30pm, and appointments can be booked online. Services include dog grooming, bathing, full service cat grooming, deshedding, spa baths, and walk-in services such as brushing, anal gland expression, ear cleaning, nail clipping, and tooth brushing. A special “Puppy Package” for $120 covers three grooming visits for puppies under five months of age.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 293-1600


Studio Canine

Studio Canine is a professional pet grooming salon in Albuquerque. The award-winning company features a staff of Master Certified groomers that are “professionally trained and participate in continuing grooming education.” Grooming rates are based on breed, size, and condition of hair. Custom packages and individual a la carte services are available. The “Full Groom” includes a warm bath with a gentle face scrub, an ear foaming cleanser, and a drying lotion, as well as a Hydro massaging surge bath or a medicated bath, depending on pets’ needs. Next, pets can receive nail trimming, haircutting and styling, accessories, and add-ons such as feathers, nail painting, or hair coloring.

Albuquerque, NM(505) 830-9123


The Wild Birdhouse

The Wild Birdhouse is a family-owned specialty store offering pet supplies and grooming in Bernalillo. The store sells a range of wild bird feed, high-quality seeds, sunflower chips, as well as a variety of products such as birdhouses to draw wildlife to clients’ backyards. In addition to bird products, the store sells treats, accessories, and toys for cats and dogs. Dog grooming services including bathing, brushing, flea and tick treatments, ear cleaning, deshedding, teeth brushing, nail trimming, and anal gland expression are available. The store is open from 10 am to 6 pm on Monday through Saturday, and from 10 am to 4 pm on Sundays.

Bernalillo, NM(505) 404-2094


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