Best of Boston

Best Pet Grooming

2020 Best Pet Grooming


What’s worse—a dog in desperate need of a bath, or one that returns from the groomer smelling like cheap air freshener? At Laundromutt, the emphasis [...] read more»
2017 Best Pet Grooming

Kelly’s Underground Dog Grooming

Dropping your dog at the groomer isn't fun for you or your pooch. The guilt that comes with leaving your canine pal to suffer for [...] read more»
2016 Best Pet Grooming

Pawsh Dog Boutique & Salon

Cue the puparazzi! The expert groomers at this newly expanded Back Bay salon have styled Tom and Gisele’s furry family members, among other celeb canines, [...] read more»
2014 Best Pet Grooming

Bark Place

The pro groomers at this cheerful canine emporium consult with customers to determine the right cut and style before brushing out, shampooing, conditioning, trimming, and [...] read more»
2013 Best Pet Grooming

Durty Harry’s

Sorry to disappoint Clint Eastwood fans, but this much-loved dog spa and shop is named for owner Michelle Fournier's Lab-retriever mix. Pooches are the stars [...] read more»
2012 Best Pet Grooming

Dewberry Dogs & Cats Too

South Boston
Pets can get dirty in a matter of seconds. So why does it often take months to schedule a groomer appointment? This cozy spot offers [...] read more»
2011 Best Pet Grooming

Pawsh Dog Boutique

If Vidal Sassoon and Karl Lagerfeld opened a pet business together, it might look a good deal like Pawsh. This swanky boutique specializes in beautifying [...] read more»
2008 Best Pet Grooming, North


Dogs and people express their devotion to each other in ways the recipient probably wishes they wouldn't: jumping up and piddling with joy (dogs); making [...] read more»
2008 Best Pet Grooming

Kelly’s Underground Dog Grooming

Between the cooing and the teeny-tiny hair bows, dog grooming is a silly affair. At least to the dogs, who honestly don't care about being [...] read more»
2007 Best Pet Grooming

sPoochies Spa and Boutique

Loyal sidekicking is hard work. So is giving a cat a bath (something we've learned the hard way). Make life a little easier for both [...] read more»
2006 Best Pet Grooming

Dolittle’s Pet Grooming

Jamaica Plain
Oftentimes, active dogs (and lazy cats) need a little help in the hygiene department. The animal-loving folks at Dolittle's are trained in the ways of [...] read more»
2001 Best Pet Grooming, South

A Pet’s Peeve (formerly For Your Paws Only)

This grooming service is no-nonsense and no-frills, but we like it that way. And so do our dogs, who don't balk at returning when we [...] read more»
1999 Best Pet Grooming

Pet Shop Girls

Okay, so it isn't the fanciest place in town. But wouldn't you rather have a place where your pooch feels comfortable? Groomer George has loving [...] read more»
1998 Best Pet Grooming

Newton Highlands Pet & Grooming

A few hours under the tender loving care of manager/ groomer Jane Bruce, and your Citizen Canine (or Feline) will be smelling like a rosebud. read more»
1997 Best Pet Grooming

Newton Highlands Pet & Grooming

Remember Janeane Garofalo in The Truth About Cats and Dogs ? She has nothing on manager/groomer Jane Bruce, who brings out the couth in your [...] read more»