Do you need a list of the best dog groomers in Christchurch, NZ? Below we’ve featured 10 and have summarised their services!
1. Kimmy’s Cats & K9’s
Kimmy’s Cats & K9’s offers boarding, daycare, and grooming services for pups (and cats!) across Christchurch. Their team of experienced groomers provide a vast range of grooming services and products – they will take the time to get to know your pup and always ensure their comfort and safety throughout the groom.
The full pamper package is $67.50 and consists of a bath, hand dry, hair trim, nail trim, and fragrant spray. The mini pamper package is $47.50 and includes a bath, hand dry, fragrance spray, and trim around the face, feet, and hygiene areas. The bath package is $27.50 and includes a warm bath, hand dry, nail trim, and fragrant spray. Additional services can be provided – contact Kimmy’s Cats and K9’s to learn more.
2. Savior Dog Grooming
Savior Dog Grooming provides personalized care for your pup – they will love them just as much as you do! The experienced groomers at Savior Dog Grooming offer a vast range of services and specialize in offering grooming for nervous pups who may usually struggle with a visit to the groomer.
A simple nail clipping is available for $10, gland expression is $5 with a groom or $10 alone, teeth cleaning is $15, ear plucking is $10, and full grooming services are also available. Fur colouring is also available if you’d like your pup to stand out in a crowd! Contact Savior Dog Grooming to learn more.
3. Wicketts Dog Grooming
Nicky Barnet founded Wicketts Dog Grooming in 2009. For the last ten years, Nicky and the Wicketts team has been providing quality dog grooming services to clients throughout Christchurch. Nicky holds a master’s certificate in grooming and has surrounded herself with a group of groomers who love what they do.
Grooming starts at $66 for small/medium breeds, $80 for large, long-haired breeds, and $50 for large, short-haired breeds. If your dog doesn’t need a full groom, you can opt for the shampoo tidy, which starts at $45 and includes a bath, dry, face/foot trim, and nail trim. Contact Wicketts Dog Grooming to get started.
4. Sharna’s Doggy Day Care and Dog Grooming
If your pup deserves a real pampering, treat them to a day at Sharna’s Doggy Day Care and Dog Grooming. Based in Christchurch, Sharna’s offers daycare and grooming for dogs of all sizes, ages, and breeds. Founder Keryn and her team of experienced groomers welcome every pup into the salon with open arms.
Grooming is offered for dogs of all breeds and sizes – even big dogs! If you have a new puppy, you can bring them to help them get used to the grooming process. Grooming is also offered for anxious dogs, and if you like, you can stay and watch your dog being groomed. Contact Sharna’s Doggy Day Care and Dog Grooming to learn more.
5. Grooming at Mel’s
Grooming at Mel’s offers to groom small dogs only. Groomings are performed in Mel’s home in East Christchurch, rather than at a noisy salon where your pup may feel uncomfortable. Mel has over a decade of dog grooming experience and strives to create a quiet, relaxing salon experience.
Services include full grooms, mini grooms, puppy grooms, bath/tidy packages, nail trims, de-shedding treatment, gland expression, ear plucking, and face trims. A full groom typically takes around 2 hours and includes a nail clipping (time may vary depending on coat condition). Contact Grooming at Mel’s to learn more about pricing.
6. Affordable Dog Grooming
The team at Affordable Dog Grooming prides itself on delivering top-quality grooming services at affordable prices. Affordable Dog Grooming is run by an experienced, qualified dog groomer and veterinary nurse, so you know your dog will be in safe hands during their visit.
Grooming includes a full wash and shampoo, gentle blow dry, haircut, scissor styling, nail trim, paw pad trim, ear cleaning, ear hair trim, and an optional tooth brushing. Grooming starts at $50 for small dogs and $55 for medium dogs. Contact Affordable Dog Grooming to learn more.
7. Fancy Paws Pet Grooming
Fancy Paws Pet Grooming does everything they can to ensure your pup is relaxed and comfortable during their grooming visit. All team members must be qualified groomers or have animal care and training qualifications. Owner Land holds a Canine Behaviour and Training qualification from Unitec, is a qualified vet nurse, and is a certified All Breed Master Groomer through the New Zealand National Dog Groomer Association.
A full groom includes a bath, brush, dry, trim of hygiene areas, nail trim, ear cleaning (plucking if necessary), gland expression, and a haircut. If your pup doesn’t need the full haircut, the tidy up package includes everything in the full groom, but a light trim around the head and paws instead of a full haircut. Prices start at $60 for small dogs for a full groom, or $80 for large dogs. Contact Fancy Paws Pet Grooming to learn more.
8. Nature’s Paw Prints Dog Grooming
Nature’s Paw Prints Dog Grooming is a home-based salon in Shirley, Christchurch. Professional, experienced groomers create a relaxing environment for your pup by ensuring their salon is quiet, cage-free, and always without muzzles.
A full groom starts at $60 and includes a warm bath, blow dry, brush out, full-body haircut and scissor styling, and nail trim. The bath and tidy package starts at $40 and includes a warm bath, blow dry, brush out, nail trim, and a trim around the eyes, feet, and sanitary areas. Prices vary depending on coat condition, temperament, and overall time. Contact Nature’s Paw Prints Dog Grooming to schedule an appointment.
9. The Villa Canine Boutique
At The Villa Canine Boutique, your dog will be treated like royalty. The Villa offers daycare, training, and spa services for dogs across Christchurch, and is conveniently based in Templeton. The Villa is a home environment and only has a small number of dogs per day, making it a relaxing environment for your pup to enjoy a nice quiet groom.
Your dog will enjoy a relaxing one-on-one experience during their groom and the groomer will listen to your grooming requests to make sure your pup ends up with the haircut and style you were hoping for. Full-service grooming, as well as basic bathing and trims, are all offered – contact The Villa Canine Boutique for pricing details.
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