So you and your fren have been traipsing around Denver, hitting the trails and frolicking in the dirt. We love to see it! But your white carpet and couch? Not so much. You could destroy your bathroom trying to wrestle your protesting hot mess of a dog to the tub. But we recommend checking out one of these five Denver self-service dog washes instead. Your fluff’ll be lookin’ furbulous for all her adoring Instagram followers.
Note: We’ve checked all COVID details and can confirm these locations are open and taking precautions, but as always, we recommend calling ahead.
1. Pet Station
Treat your dog to an affordable spa’w day at this natural pet food supply and self-service dog wash in Southwest Denver. Reviewers rave Pet Station has everything you and pup could possibly need to feel comfortable, including soap-free shampoos, spray-on conditioner, blueberry facials, microfiber towels, aprons, brushes, a high-water pressure Bath Master bathing system, and of course, treats. Walk-ins welcome; no appointment needed.
Nestled in the Highlands neighborhood, this woman-owned doggie spa and pet boutique is a mutts-try. Their self-washing stations boast step-in tubs, Aroma Paws shampoo, conditioner, and ear cleaner, berry face wash, yummy quality meat treats, aprons, and plush towels. If pup’s feeling extra (we know he is), add on aloe vera conditioner or a discount pawdicure. Walk-ins welcome, but they recommend calling ahead.
Make baths fun at this pet food retailer and dog wash in the heart of the Lowry Town Center. Their self-service bathing facility boasts easy-access tubs, signature South Bark Blueberry Facials, quality shampoos, bones, and high velocity dryers fur a full blowout. Start a Chewy’s Frequent Bather Card to get pup’s seventh bath free. Walk-ins welcome, but note only one hooman per tub is allowed.
This shop focuses on environmental sustainability, and most of their building is made with recycled or reclaimed materials (puppin’ cool). Located in the Baker neighborhood, Luke’s has a self-serve dog wash room with granite countertops, hypoallergenic shampoos, an elevated basin, and a professional high velocity dryer. Give ‘em a call to schedule an appointment.
This dog daycare center snuggled in Athmar Park features a fun atmosphere for pups to blow off steam and play, along with a self-service dog wash. Pamper your pooch with their washing stations, shampoo, towels, and nail clippers. Best of all, you can walk out with your squeaky clean dog and leave the mess behind. Give ’em a call to schedule an appointment.
Where’s your fave self-service dog wash in Denver? Woof at us comments and be sure to tag @SidewalkDog in your bubbly adventures.
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