Guide: Charlotte, NC’s Best Pet Groomers

While there are many excellent dog groomers and cat groomers in Charlotte, this list is based on positive client feedback, longevity in the industry, and compassionate pet care.

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Best pet groomers in Charlotte, NC

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Finding the right groomer for your dog or cat can be a hassle. Are they experienced in your breed? Will you be handed off to a groomer with little to no experience or training?
That's why we put this article together - to point you to the tried and true, the bone-a-fide pet beauticians, of Charlotte. Here you will find the best of the best!
Here are ten of the best Charlotte area groomers, what we love about them, and where you can find them. 

1. The Dog Salon


Location: 3024 Eastway Drive, East CharlotteFavorite feature: You can nominate a dog for a free grooming giveaway here!
“Charlotte’s Favorite Grooming Salon,” has been serving the Charlotte area since 2005. They have been recognized by several different industry publications and offer a wide range of grooming services at different price points. The salon also has an open floor plan that invites pet parents to watch their pet and other adorable pets get groomed. 

2. Classic Grooming

Location: 3100 Griffith Street, Downtown CharlotteFavorite feature: Their groomers focus on a positive experience for your pet first.
Classic Grooming is an upscale groomer with impressive testimonials about how well they focus on their core values: “Quality. Luxury. Comfort.” They focus their care on building a trusting relationship with your pet first, then delivering high-quality grooming that their customers praise. 

3. Modern Pet Salon Ballantyne

Location: 14825 Ballantyne Village Way, Suite 190, South CharlotteFavorite feature: This is also a doggie daycare and offers the most cutting edge grooming techniques, services, and hair coloring.
Modern Pet Salon Ballantyne is an award-winning Charlotte groomer with multiple locations and a wide range of luxury spa services for your pet. Services begin at only $20 for a bath and their groomers are all experienced industry professionals with 5 or more years of experience. 

4. Whiskers Dog Spa

Location: Foxcroft East Shopping Center, 7816 Fairview Rd, South of Downtown Charlotte, NCFavorite feature: You can request curbside drop-off and pick-up for minimal contact and wait time
Whiskers Dog Spa delivers “luxury spa treatments” in a cage-free environment. Their professional groomers take great care to give your pet a positive and relaxing experience. They offer a full spa experience or an “a la carte” selection of services. In their low-stress environment “dogs are allowed to socialize, play, rest, and relax while awaiting their spa bath or groom.”

5. Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming

Location: 4810F Ashley Park Lane, South of Downtown Charlotte (multiple locations)Favorite feature: They also offer a self-service grooming space for you to groom your pet if you prefer
Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming is exactly what it sounds like! This groomer is also a retail store whose inventory includes baked treats for your pup to enjoy on their doggy play date or grooming appointment. This “ultimate retreat for the pampered pet” has won several industry awards and offers an amazing play space for pets. Plus, enjoy top of the line pet care ingredients and shop while you wait.

6. Bubbly Pups

Location: 8910 S Tryon St, Southwest Downtown CharlotteFavorite feature: Their open floor plan is great even for pets who have had fear or anxiety at the groomer. Here, they never leave your sight and you never leave theirs. 
Bubbly Pups’ owner Amber Moore has been in the pet-grooming business for more than a decade. Bubbly Pups offers a “safe, comfortable, fun, and healthy environment for your furry friend. Whether it’s giving them a fresh look, pampering for the day, or just a visit for a treat” and is always happy to see your pet. 

7. Dog Grooming By Loreena

Location: 2707 Fairstone Ave, North of Downtown CharlotteFavorite feature: Loreena meets every client curbside for pickup and dropoff
Dog Grooming by Loreena is a private grooming business with a beautiful gallery of recent clients’ photos and testimonials from their thoroughly satisfied pet parents. Loreena’s website offers free quotes for your pet grooming project, so reach out today for individual service requests and questions. 

8. Midwood Barkery’s Bark Salon

Location: 3100 Monroe rd, Southeast of Downtown Charlotte near Commonwealth ParkFavorite feature: This groomer also offers boarding, daycare, pet portraits and training.
Midwood Barkery’s Bark Salon offers bath packages and full grooming, or just a trim for your furry friend. Their website offers easy scheduling and an impressive list of satisfied client reviews. 

9. The Aussie Pet Mobile

Location: All areas of Charlotte (mobile)Favorite feature: Their mobile services are convenient and helpful for pets who are skittish about leaving home or visiting a groomer
The Aussie Pet Mobile of Charlotte offers mobile grooming services for both dogs and cats, and offers 15-step grooming service for both. You can book online or call them for services, and new clients save $10 on their first visit. Their website lists all the areas they serve.

10. Grateful Pets

Location: 8824 Bellhaven Blvd, Northwest of Downtown Charlotte (multiple locations)Favorite feature: They have a vet & technician on staff daily and offer lots of discounts and incentives here
Grateful Pets is a professional pet grooming and boarding company with more than 27 years of industry service and experience with many different pet types. They offer both grooming packages and a la carte grooming services.

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