When you live in and around Bethnal Green, Hackney or Stratford, you’ll have some of the best spots for dog grooming in East London right on your doorstep.

And with a regular dog grooming routine, keeping your dog looking and feeling their best doesn’t need to be difficult.

Whether your dog is long-haired or has wiry curls, is a tiny Chihuahua or a big Golden Retriever, they can look forward to a calming and personal dog grooming service at all of these eight dog grooming salons in East London.

Groom Dog City

As seen on TV, Groom Dog City has an award-winning reputation for dog grooming in East London (and it’s just a 20-minute walk from our Dressage Court apartments).

Owner and head groomer, Stuart Simons, is the Chairman of the British Dog Groomers Association and a grooming consultant on BBC1’s Pooch Perfect.

He’s made it his number-one passion to offer a quality grooming service to all kinds of dogs over the years.

Services and prices are split on a tiered level, based on your dog’s breed and size.

From a simple haircut to a creative grooming style using non-toxic colour gel washes, all services include a pampering bath treatment and nail clip.

Your dog will leave looking and feeling fabulous.

Address: 9 Ravenscroft Street, Bethnal Green, London E2 7SH
Phone: 020 3487 0698
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @groomdogcity

Hairy Hounds in Hackney

Offering a breadth of doggie services, Hairy Hounds in Hackney will be your go-to place when you’re a dog owner in the E9 area.

Focussing on stress-free grooming, the expert in-house groomer will ensure your pooch is calm and comfortable throughout the process.

Your dog will feel revitalised after a luxurious deep shampoo and massage, de-mattifying blow dry, and nail cut.

The salon uses organic shampoos and conditioners from WildWash, which are designed to protect your dog’s delicate skin and coat.

If you lead a busy lifestyle, HHH has you covered. As well as dog grooming, there’s also a dog training centre and doggie day care, plus dog walking services.

Whatever you pop by for, your dog can look forward to a personalised level of service with plenty of cuddles and belly rubs.

Address: 9 Mackintosh Lane, Homerton, London E9 6AB
Phone: 075 3322 9854
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @hairyhoundsinhackney

Doug’s Dogs

For exceptional dog grooming in East London, look no further than Doug’s Dogs.

Led by Doug, the team of expert dog groomers, walkers, trainers and carers offers a highly tailored service to suit your dog’s needs, temperament and size.

Located in Mile End, the doggie centre caters to dog owners from Bethnal Green to Stratford, and everywhere in between.

Pop by the grooming studio for a full suite of pampering services. Whether your dog is small or big, they can look forward to a full wash and groom, handstripping, teeth cleaning, nail clipping or pawdicure.

Looking for a puppy friendly salon? Doug’s Dogs also offers a full puppy pamper treatment to get your little pup acquainted with the groomers.

Address: 1-3 Wager Street, Mile End, London E3 4JD
Phone: 020 8980 6726
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @dougs_dogs

Molly & George Pet Grooming Salon

After a stroll around London Fields, stop by Molly & George Pet Grooming Salon to get your dog’s coat looking and smelling fresh again.

Part of The London Dog House, this dog grooming salon in East London has been operating for more than six years, so you can rest assured your pooch is in safe hands.

All grooming treatments are completed with natural products to protect your dog’s skin and coat.

While your dog is being treated to a bath and maintenance regime, you can pick up some doggie treats, fashion accessories or grooming products from the shop.

Address: 375 Mentmore Terrace, Hackney, London E8 3PH
Phone: 020 3632 4890
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @mollyandgeorgegroomingsalon

House of Pets

Hackney’s House of Pets specialise in high quality dog grooming services and also sell specialist pet products.

The family-run business has more than forty years of combined knowledge and experience, giving you complete peace-of-mind that your dog will be treated like royalty here.

The one-to-one grooming service offers a personalised experience, letting your dog feel calm and at ease throughout.

You can expect all the usual dog grooming treatments, as well as first puppy grooms.

If your pooch’s coat is looking a little dishevelled, ask the groomers about de-matting options.

As a reward for being well-behaved throughout their grooming treatment, pick up some toys or doggie snacks from the shop for your four-legged friend on your way out.

Address: 135 Well Street, Hackney, London E9 7LJ
Phone: 020 8986 7681
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @houseofpetsltd

Lead the Walk

Based just outside Victoria Park on the east side, Lead the Walk is conveniently located if you live in the Stratford of Bethnal Green areas.

Taking a holistic approach to dog grooming, the expert groomers here tailor their approach to suit each individual dog.

Breed, age, health, diet, temperament and lifestyle are all taken into account before each grooming service. This is especially beneficial if your dog is nervous around strangers or overexcitable.

All the products used are natural, both with and without essential oils depending on the sensitivity of your dog’s delicate coat and skin.

Alongside a pampering wash, haircut and nail trim, your dog will receive a full health check to ensure they are as healthy and happy as they can be.

Address: Gunmakers Lane, Bow, London E3 5GG
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @leadthewalk

Happy Hounds & Cooler Cats

As its name suggests, Happy Hounds & Cooler Cats offers a complete selection of grooming services to ensure your pet is happy and healthy.

Your dog will leave feeling healthy, confident and relaxed after a thorough wash, nail trim and ear clean.

The East London dog grooming salon gives you the flexibility to suit your busy schedule – simply book your appointment online and the expert groomers will be happy to pick up and drop off your dog if needed.

If you have a puppy, book them in for a discounted puppy pamper package to introduce them to the world of grooming.

Alongside dog grooming, the team at Happy Hounds & Cooler Cats can accommodate you with dog walking, dog daycare, dog boarding and cat sitting services.

Address: 33 Connaught Road, London E11 4AB
Phone: 020 3743 9247
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @happyhoundscc

Hounds of Hackney

For friendly and professional dog grooming in East London, Hounds of Hackney ticks all the boxes.

The qualified and friendly team will deliver an award-winning service, placing your dog’s care at the heart of everything they do.

The family-run business has more than fifteen years of experience working with dogs, so you can guarantee your pooch will have a pleasant and safe experience here.

They also proudly donate to various charities, giving back to less-fortunate animals across the UK.

If you have a busy schedule, the team will make the whole process easy for you with pick-ups and drop-offs in the local area.

Choose from a full groom, specialist dental care treatment, or individual service such as nail clipping, de-fleaing or even a pampering blueberry facial.

Worried about leaving your dog at home for the day? Hounds of Hackney offer relaxed doggy daycare and dog walking too.

Address: 300 Dalston Lane, London E8 1JG
Phone: 07393 860136
Email: [email protected]
Follow: @houndsofhackney

Dog Grooming in East London

East London is a friendly corner of the capital for dog owners.

You’ll be in good company with a mix of dog friendly pubs, dog friendly restaurants and award-winning dog grooming parlours, all in close proximity.

At Essential Living, we understand the beauty and importance of living with pets, which is why all of our stylish London apartments are pet friendly.

Be a part of Bethnal Green’s lively social scene when you live in our Dressage Court apartments, conveniently located between both Bethnal Green stations.

Tilly Martin


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