5 Places to Pamper Your Pet in Ireland

by Andrew Kelliher | 2 min read   August 30th, 2018|

Our Pets are part of the family and need to be pampered just as much as we do sometimes, so why not treat them to a day out. We have put together a list of the 5 great places to bring your pet for a day out or simply for a pampering.

Canine Creations – 4.9 Google Reviews

If you are looking to get an overall pampering experience we would recommend Canine Creations in Dublin 18, Sandyford. Canine Creations are a multi-award winning dog grooming service and they provide the ultimate dog day spa treatment for your pet. The owner of the company Cathy Bruin has also competed internationally in dog grooming competitions. Canine Creations have a wide range of service offerings for dogs of all sizes, with prices ranging from €25 - €85, depending on the weight of your dog. Canine Creations have also featured previously on Irish TV and radio shows helping to enhance their growing reputation.

Bubbles & Barks – 5 Google Reviews

Inside dog salon

Based in Galway, Bubbles & Barks is an Award-winning Bespoke Dog Grooming Service and Boutique. They have a wide range of pampering packages and cater for all types or sizes of dogs. They are not only a dog grooming service they also have a wide range of goodies to treat your dog to after they have their full spa and salon experience. If you are in the West of Ireland we would recommend visiting with your dog. With 15 years of experience behind them, the dog groomers at Bubbles & Barks are certainly going to offer the best of care.
Groomed dog

A unique offering that can be availed of at Bubbles & Barks is also their ‘Dogs Grooming Academy’, this starter course gives hands-on training to any dog owners who potentially want to become involved in the dog grooming business themselves.

Glamour Dogs – 4.2 Google Reviews

Exterior of dogs parlor

Glamour Dogs is the ultimate shopping day out for your pet. They are an Irish pet boutique based in Dublin 3 specializing in fashionable dog clothes and accessories. Glamour Dogs also have a great online store that you can use to purchase products through a secure online payment system. Glamour Dogs offer almost anything from dog beds, toys and clothes, to medical gowns that aim to prevent animals scratching at wounds and causing infection.
Wet dog in shower

Alongside their store, they offer a professional dog grooming service for dogs of all sizes – so why not pamper your dog and take a shopping trip while you get the chance!

Dog House Blues Tea Room – 4.2 Google Reviews

After you and your Pup have finished a full day of pampering and taken a stroll out to Howth Head, why not check out the Dog House Blues Tea Room. Located next to Howth Dart Station, they are one of Dublin’s only dog friendly tea rooms. They have a tasty menu that offers amazing wood-fired pizzas, tasty deserts or cakes and a selection of hot and cold beverages. Serving until 11pm 7 days a week, the Dog House Blues Tea Room offers a dog-friendly environment for customers and canines alike to kick-back and relax in a comfortable and unique setting. The staff can provide your dog with a bowl of water whilst you sip on a glass of wine in one of Dublin’s best kept secrets.

Barker and Bowes - 5 Google Reviews


Dog shop from outside

Located in Annacotty, Co. Limerick, Barker and Bowes have over 25 years of grooming experience across all breeds. Serving areas mainly located in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary, the business uses up to date grooming equipment and technology to cater for all your pet’s needs. A key component of the Barker and Bowesbusiness is their bakery which produces a selection of nutritious dog treats which can fit in as part of your dog’s balanced diet.
Pup dressed up in dog jumper

Barker and Bowes also offer a ‘Puppy Party’ service to help you celebrate your canine’s special day. This unique service offers a pawsecco fountain and organised games for each dog. Barker and Bowes also run kid’s summer camps aimed at giving kids the knowledge to become responsible dog owners.
Andrew Kelliher
Market Management