Our method of pricing provides you with value and encourages regular grooming which is healthier for the dog’s skin, coat and nails. Regular grooming leads to faster grooms, it helps a dog settle and to get used to the grooming process. perfect for those nervous dogs and pups who don’t like the sound of dryers, clippers, or having their feet touched. Our prices reflect the luxury one-to-one service we provide (two dogs from the same owner)  We give 100% care and attention with every dog we see (no Cages) in our stress-free environment.

Our equipment is of high quality, Sterilized and well-maintained. We offer premium quality Melanie Newman professional shampoos and conditioners, also medicated, whitening, de-matting or hypoallergenic shampoos.

All prices are subject to coat condition, coat length, size of dog, dog's temperament, grooming style and time taken. ​

Our prices are based on clients who book on a regular 4-6 weekly schedule, 8 weeks for the comfort style groom (short shave down).

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Please note we have a strict regular grooming policy, due to limited availability and striving for a positive, high quality grooming experience, and therefore do not take dog clients who cannot commit to minimum 3, 4, 6, weekly grooming appointments (8 weeks for comfort style groom). By booking you agree to our conditions of grooming.  Size in kg are a guide only.  Your groomer will decide what size your pet falls under.

  • Warm fresh water

  • Double -Deep cleansing shampoo

  • Moisturizing conditioner

  • Hand blow dry

  • Complete brush out

  • Perfect comb through

  • Dead coat removal to reduce shedding

  • Clipper scissor cut 

  • Ear Cleaning. (Plucking is a vet procedure)

  • Pad clipping 

  • Sanitary clipper tidy

  • Cologne

  • Finishing touches

  • Wellness Check for skin, ear, eye infection, dental issues 

  • Report card

 

​Please ensure you read our Conditions of Grooming before booking.

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< 6kg       6.1 - 10kg      10.1 - 15kg     15.1 - 29kg     29 > only from  a puppy      

Tiny           Sml                Med            Large           We no longer do X-Large

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Breed Style 

Breed Clips are some of our favourite dog clips we do, because it lets us use orthodox dog breed guidelines to really enhance the dog’s appearance. We love the look of smartly trimmed dogs in their breed’s traditional haircut. Here at Pawz First, breed clips may be customised if you wish.

Large curly dogs such as Standard Poodle breeds is acceptable ONLY when commit to a RGULAR full grooming service.

Curly coats is time consuming, Depends on the coat the fee starts from $150.

Breed Style

 De-matting not included

New / Non-Regular add $20   

3-4 weeks 

Tiny $90   |  Sml $95

Med $110  |  Lrg $120

5-6 weeks

Tiny $95  |  Sml $105 

Med $115 |  Lrg $130+

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This package lasts 6 weeks

Time 2 hrs

Put a stop to the drop with our de-shedding treatment and end that shed. The skin and coat are cleansed and exfoliated to remove dead skin cells, followed by a conditioning treatment to re-hydrate the skin and fur. High velocity blow-drying will blast the fuzz into another dimension to unveil the true beauty of your companion's soft, fluffy coat. Recommended 5 weekly for best results.

 

  Shed-Less  

Put a stop to the drop with our de-shedding treatment and end that shed. The skin and coat are cleansed and exfoliated to remove dead skin cells, followed by a conditioning treatment to re-hydrate the skin and fur. High velocity blow-drying will blast the fuzz into another dimension to unveil the true beauty of your companion's soft, fluffy coat. Recommended 5 weekly for best results. 

Large dogs over 29kg are considered as X-Large (Only taken on as pups) and is acceptable ONLY when commit to a RGULAR full grooming service.

Heavy coats are time consuming, Depends on the coat the fee starts from $150.

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Shed-Less

3-4 weeks

Tiny $85  |  Sml $90  

Med $100 |  Lrg $120

Double Coat *

5-6 weeks

Tiny $90  |  Sml $95  

Med $105 |  Lrg $125+

Included: trim feet, tail 

Included: trim feet, tail 

+ Trim feathers, Bottom,  ears  $20 

Short Coat

Tiny $85  |  Sml $85 

Med $95 |  Lrg $110

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* Same price 

 * De-matting not included

New / Non-Regular add $20  

This package lasts 6 weeks 

Time 1 . 5 to 2hrs

Put a stop to the drop with our de-shedding treatment and end that shed. The skin and coat are cleansed and exfoliated to remove dead skin cells, followed by a conditioning treatment to re-hydrate the skin and fur. High velocity blow-drying will blast the fuzz into another dimension to unveil the true beauty of your companion's soft, fluffy coat. Recommended 5 weekly for best results.

 

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  Puppy  - Tidy Up  

Puppy Groom 

We recommend starting your puppy's grooming journey at 12- weeks of age and/or once they are fully vaccinated. The very first grooming appointment is an introduction to the puppy and the owner to the world of grooming. Our puppy groom service is for dogs who are under 21 weeks of age.

We strongly do not recommend any puppy to have a full hair cut on their first time being groomed

Bath and blow dry, face, feet trim,  hygiene areas. Ears clean and Nails. 

Tidy up

All Sizes  -  $70 

Not Available for Double coats 

 De-matting not included

12 to 20 weeks old

Time 1 to 1 . 5 hrs

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Dare to bare it all in a tight and tidy hairstyle suitable for the dog who values comfort over fashion. A comfort clip is low maintenance and is the most practical and kind option for dogs who feel the heat, have compromised health or simply prefer a "short back and sides". body length < 3mm/0.3cm 

Only available for certain breeds.

Maltese ect.. or when a dog is extremely matted. 

 

Comfort Style

Short Shave

Comfort Style 

3-4 weeks

Tiny $85  |  Sml $85   

Med $95  |  Lrg $120

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* Same price 

6-8 weeks

Tiny $90  |  Sml $90   

Med $100  |  Lrg $125

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* Same price 

De-matting not included

New and Non -Regular add $20  

Time 1 to 1 . 5 hrs

This package lasts 8 weeks

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Popularly referred to as a "Teddy Bear" clip, the half style describes a balanced haircut where style meets practicality. A smooth bodice is created using clippers and the legs and face are eloquently shaped, bevelled and blended using scissors to create a shapely silhouette. This irresistible style ensures your companion keeps cool, clean and oh so cute for 4-6 weeks. Body length < 13mm or shorter.

Large curly dogs such as Labradoodle, Groodle, Standard Poodle  breeds is acceptable ONLY when commit to a RGULAR full grooming service. the modern curly Oodles coat is hard work and  time consuming then other breeds. Depends on the coat the fee starts from $150.

Half Style Cut 

3-4 weeks

Tiny $90    |  Sml $95 

Med $105  |  Lrg $130 +

5-6 weeks

Tiny $85    |  Sml $90 

Med $100  |  Lrg $125

Half Style

De-matting not included

New / Non -Regular add $20  

Regular grooms lead to faster grooms

This package lasts 6 weeks

Time 2 hrs

 SML $65  |  MED $75  |​  LGE $90

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highly stylised and hand scissored, signature groom with A well-kept and knot free coat is required, as well as daily combing and maintenance appointments ranging from 3-4 weekly to keep the coat in excellent condition. 

body Length > 13mm or longer.

Large curly dogs such as Labradoodle, Groodle, Standard Poodle  breeds is acceptable ONLY when commit to a RGULAR full grooming service. the modern curly Oodles coat is hard work and  time consuming then other breeds. Depends on the coat the fee starts from $150.

 

Hand Scissor

Hand Scissor 

3-4 weeks

 Tiny $100   |  Sml $115 

 Med $130  |  Lrg $145

5-6 weeks

 Tiny $115    |  Sml $130  

 Med $145  |  Lrg $160 +

De-matting not included

New / Non -Regular add $20  

This package lasts 4 weeks

Time 2 hrs

Addition Costs and Extra Services 

Extra Handling from $10

Dogs that show mild aggression, acute nervousness, or over-excited that cannot keep still take much longer to groom will be charged a higher standard grooming rate.  (we do not groom aggressive dogs)

Older dogs: unable to stand for long periods. Our old regulars that have been with us for some time require patience, time, and support to stand.

*We reserve the right to refuse any dog that presents a risk of injury to itself or staff

Matting $20 every 15 minutes

Matted Dogs will be charged extra depending on how long they take to complete.

Long Coat Management From $10

If you choose to keep your dog's coat long a long coat management fee may apply as it takes much longer.

Pre-cut before bath due to long hair. $15

Poodle feet will be extra if your dog is not used to the feet being clipped $15

Condition of Coat 

Please be aware an additional cost of $20

per 15 minutes will be required for extra brushing, clearing a heavily knotted/matted coat when possible or clipping of severely matted coat.

Brushing matted/knotted hair or even clipping out a heavily matted coat can take an huge amount of time even for an experienced groomer. It involves delicate and accurate work as the mats are usually very close to the skin.

What we do not do...

X-large dogs | Dogs that show aggressive behavior | Large old dogs that cannot stand for a long period of time would be advised to see a Veterinarian Groomers where they can assist with lifting support equipment.

We do not do baths only.

Tidy- up's are only offered to regulars in between their 4 / 6-week regular groom.

We only offer nail clipping in a groom, no walk-ins.

Anal Glands must be done by a veterinarian. 

Ear plucking must be done by a veterinarian 

Flea Rinse -  If your dog is found to have fleas we will automatically give your pet a flea treatment.  $20                                                

    

OatMeal Shampoo - An Aid in smoothing itchy, dry skin suitable for inflamed and irritated skin. $5                                                          

    

Medicated Shampoo -  An antibacterial, anti fungal shampoo suitable for related dermatitis on the skin.          

Sml $8  Med $10  Lrg $15 

    

White & Bright Shampoo - Most suitable for white breeds, those prone to tear stains and other similar stains.  $5                            

    

De-Shed Treatment  - Crafted with fatty acids and vitamins to loosen undercoat, combats shedding by adding strength to the hair root. $5