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Recent Dog Grooming Reviews in Raton

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    They are always so kind to my older fur person! I get her dog food and treats there quite often as they are so helpful.
    - Peggy C.
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    Shari and her staff have been grooming my dogs since sometime in the 90's when she came to Socorro on a regular basis. After she worked solely out of her shop in Belen I continued to take my dogs (at least one standard poodle, sometimes three and a Benjie looking cross) until I moved to TorC in 2012. Las Cruces was closer but after several failed attempts, I returned to Belen because the dogs were happy when they arrived. We go every 8 weeks and I am thrilled with the job. Grooming isn't cheap and it is a cost that needs to be considered when owning a dog. I find the cost commensurate with the quality of work and believe everyone there values my dogs and my business.
    - Martha R.
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    Doggie's Day Out Dog Grooming
    Excellent work - my little girl has anxiety separation and gets upset tummy when she's without me - Cassie did a wonderful job and my "little princess" had no accidents. She looked beautiful
    - Patricia K.
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    She was good, but I haven't used her on a regular basis. Everything was great with her and the prices were fabulous. I just started using her, so I will likely continue. Thus far, I was pleased with the service.  I don't remember the prices but they were quite reasonable. I was really happy with her. To get the dogs nails clipped it was like $5.00 and that is very good. The quality was good, I was pleased with everything that she had in there. I have no complaints about it. Everything was clean, you have dog hair but she kept everything swept up really good. I was satisfied.  You can get an appointment within a reasonable amount of time. In fact she was very flexible with me because my husband was no longer able to come with me. I asked her if I just need the dogs nails clipped, she said to just call me after 3 and I will try to get them in. Like I said I've only used her a couple of times, once with each dog. Everything was nice, she was pleasant, she was good with the animals. I was comfortable with my dogs going there. My dogs were fine when I came to get them. And you have access, you can come in and see her handling the other animals so I was comfortable. I thought she was professional. You could see she loved animals. 
    - Joan B.
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    Pet Smart
    They are wonderful there. They really go the extra mile. They take excellent care of my dogs. They are very, very loving to the dogs. They have a really good touch with the animals. You can comfortably go from one groomer to another. It is always consistent.
    - Cookie G.
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    Pretty Pets
    Other observations about Pretty Pets: When Marilyn returned my first call for information, she apologized for it not being right away.  Since hers is a small operation versus the factory assembly line of a bigger place, I actually expected no less: I expected that her first priority would be the care and welfare of her pet clients onsite.  This priority is all the more critical in light of news articles about distracted groomers, including the forgetting of dogs on kennel driers, resulting in poor dogs’ deaths.  (Marilyn doesn’t use kennel driers, and as her website makes clear, that’s by informed choice.)  I’m also sure there are countless other ways a pet’s grooming experience could be compromised by distraction or over-distraction.                  Based on Marilyn’s website, phone interactions and courteous interactive text message reminders, my expectations were high upon my dog’s grooming appointment.  From the moment I turned into the lively and well-tended strip mall to the moment I walked out of Marilyn’s shop, I wasn’t disappointed.  In fact the experience was better than I could have imagined. Because I care a lot for the little guy, I notice things on his behalf.  Walking into spotless and well-organized Pretty Pets for the first time, with Marilyn waiting for us at the counter several steps away, the shaded mid-morning light of a sunny Albuquerque day gave the place a solidly comfortable if not felicitous feel.  This is quite the opposite of the cold, industrial lighting I’ve observed at some other grooming places, which I’m sure is a source of added stress to many a pet.  Marilyn’s shop had an open yet warm feel, and along the various walls there were quality pet items from travel carriers to toys of just about every size, funny pet-themed birthday cards and various perfumes.  Even the subtle paint scheme of the place lent to the comfortable atmosphere.                       There were three grooming tables beyond the counter, two of which were quietly occupied by groomers and their dog clients.  Marilyn’s table was closest to the counter, and I know that my dog, who loves heights, appreciated that he could look out the large west-facing window to the valley and West Mesa beyond during his grooming session. Just as I had expected would be the case, Marilyn had established an immediate trust with my dog, whose instincts are quite keen with both people and animals.  Normally whimpering, shifting, refusing and otherwise complaining during past grooming sessions that were essentially bouts of trauma for him, he was calm and relaxed with Marilyn.  In the past, letting someone as much as touch his nails and groom around his face and eyes were particular sore points, but again these were no problem with Marilyn.  I know my dog sensed Marilyn’s quiet competence as well as her calm and caring demeanor as much as I did.  He even let Marilyn file his nails with a rotary, just as a longtime former groomer had done.   Another thing I observed about Marilyn: as the Pretty Pets website notes, she is the founder of the Zia Fund that raises money for pets in need, including of veterinary care.  As I was filling out our information card, I got to witness Marilyn’s public spirit firsthand as she donated to a parents’ group serving kids in the area.              A groomer with integrity—someone I know will treat my dog with the respect, kindness, patience and understanding he deserves as a unique being; someone I can justifiably trust will not be mean or abusive to my buddy behind the scenes; someone who is experienced enough, informed and up-to-date enough, and skilled and savvy enough to produce excellent results in every aspect of the grooming experience—I can’t tell you how much that means, and what a happy relief it is to have finally found that person in Marilyn. Marilyn really does measure up to her certifier’s philosophy and ethics, starting with what it means to be humane, and for the sake of your pet I’d highly recommend that you check out that philosophy and ethics right there on her website, and then put her and her facility to the test.
    - Adrian M.
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    The Rock Center
    Gaye Rock is the groomer and I was prepared not to like her due to her other services sounded and quot;weirdand quot;. Animal communication -- animal reiki, etc. My Shi Tzu mix, who is usually terrified to get groomed, always seems calm and happy when I pick her up. This groomer does an excellent job around her eyes, which is a difficult area for Shi Tzu's. Good job. We've been there 3 times now.
    - Glenda S.
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    Going to the Dogs
    We've been using Going To The Dogs mobile grooming service regularly (once a month) for about 4 years, and have been thoroughly satisfied. Shalene has also alerted us to a couple of (minor) issues, undetected by us, requiring the services of a veterinarian. Both dogs love her, as do we, and we would not consider seeking an alternative service.
    - Len S.
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    They really care about the animals' well-being and are very kind to them. Furthermore, the shop is very clean, they always try to do exactly what I request, and they do good work. Additionally, they always have my dog ready ahead of schedule.
    - Sandra M.
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    Cream Of The Crop Trail Rides
    It was a blast, these horses will go anywhere you ask and the staff take care to make sure you are mounted on a suitable horse and keep safety in mind about everything they do.
    - Lori Michelle P.
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