Gold City Veterinary Clinic

07 4787 4949

119-121 Towers St, (corner Church and Towers St), Charters Towers

Washing and Grooming

Grooming is an important part of pet care. Depending on the breed, age,and health of your pet, grooming may even need to be a part of you and your pet’s daily routine. Many breeds require less grooming than this, but regular grooming always helps to keep your pet healthy and comfortable.  Some breeds don't shed their hair effectively (eg. Poodles) and require grooming by a professional every 6-8 weeks. Long haired cats can particularly benefit from regular grooming as it helps prevent the formation of knots on the skin and hairballs in the stomach.

Our Professional Grooming Services

We offer a full range of grooming, clipping and washing services for cats and dogs of all sizes and breeds, using a professional groomer when sedation is needed.  We sedate and monitor the animal while the groomer works her magic!

We also provide bathing of your pet with a suitable shampoo and conditioner (e.g. medicated or soothing) and clip their nails. 

So come and visit or make an appointment today.

Grooming at Home

We encourage you to also engage in regular grooming with your pet at home. There are numerous benefits of regular grooming, for example:

  • Decreased chance of skin problems

  • Optimal skin cleanliness and comfort for you and your pet

  • Improved monitoring of health issues like cuts, heat, swelling, lameness, or changes in temperament.

  • Enhanced behavioural routines with obedient submission during grooming periods

  • Closer bonding with your pet through regular contact