Best Dog Groomers in Columbia

Why These Dog Groomers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Columbia 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.

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Groomingdales is a pet groomer with several years of experience serving pet owners at the heart of Shandon in the Heathwood/Melrose Heights area of Columbia. Former owner Dale Roberts opened it in the mid-1990s. She sold to Bill and Russi Reynolds in 2010, and the current manager, Jennika Aili Halko, has been there since 2007. For more than two decades, it has employed only certified dog groomers and trained bathers, and it offers a range of services from self-service baths for the budget-conscious pet owner to all-breed bathing that includes blow-drying, brushing, nails, ear cleaning, and the customer’s choice of bandana/bows and spritz.

Columbia, SC 29205