Do-it-yourself grooming spots offer supplies, including aprons, shampoos, conditioners, brushes and dryers. Nail-trimming and ear-cleaning tools, flea control, and anti-shedding treatments are usually available for an additional fee. Some locations offer full grooming services, too. Also see LaunderPet listed in this section.
16389 Bolsa Chica St., Huntington Beach
Head over for clean-up time after a sandy romp at dog beach. You will find three self-bathing stations with shampoos, towels, brushes and blow dryers for your furry friend. Stations sanitized after each use.
Bark Bath Self-Serve Dog Wash
2263 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa
Professional waist-high stainless tubs make it a breeze to get your pooch clean. Self-serve dog washes includes: shampoo, conditioner, blueberry facial, brushes, scrubbers, towels, dog blower, cologne, and an apron. Proof of current rabies vaccination is required.
Bixby Knolls Car Wash and Pet Wash
577 E. Wardlow Road, Long Beach
Full service car wash and self-serve dog wash. Amenities include: oatmeal and tearless shampoo, conditioner, flea and tick treatment, deodorizer, rinse, and dryer for $10.
Centinela Feed and Pet Supplies
Fullerton, 218 W. Commonwealth Ave., (714) 882-3285
Huntington Beach, 18582 Beach Blvd., (714) 794-6760
Long Beach, 4700 PCH, (562) 494-1660
Doggie self-wash stations featuring all natural, hypo-allergenic, shampoo and conditioner. Dogs of all sizes are welcome!
Dirty Dog Wash
504 Main St. Ste. C, Huntington Beach
Raised claw-foot tubs of various heights will accommodate dogs of all shapes and sizes. Self-service wash includes a variety of shampoos, conditioner, whitener, cotton balls, ear cleaner, scrubbers, brushes, towels, and access to high-powered blow dryers. Bring your own shampoo for a discount! You can add extra care services such as nail trimming, gland expression, or a sanitary trim for an additional fee. No appointment necessary.
4501 E. Carson Ave. Ste. 102, Long Beach
Fully stocked self-wash area includes shampoos, conditioner, ear cleaning solution, cotton balls, towels, and blowdryers.
Providing everything you need for a dirty dog. $15 includes use of tub for one hour, warm water, forced-air blow dryers, waterproof aprons, all-natural shampoo, brushes, combs and towels. “Yappy Hour” special is $12 on weekdays after 4 p.m. Full service grooming is also available. Did you adopt from OC animal shelter recently? Show proof of that adoption within the first 30 days and get a free self-service dog wash at the Doggie Spa.
EarthWise Pet Huntington Beach
8901 Atlanta Ave., Huntington Beach
Dedicated self-wash stations with pet-safe gentle shampoos, waist-high tubs with ramps, brushes, and air dryers.
My Pretty Puppy
4947 Lincoln Ave., Cypress
Raised tubs, grooming tables, and professional dryers to keep your furry friend looking great! Prices range from $15 to $19 and includes: foaming face wash, organic shampoos and conditioners, brushes, towels, apron, air dryers, and low heat blow dryers. Closed Tuesdays.
Penny’s Pup Wash
445 E. 17th St., Costa Mesa
Set up in a vintage house with 6 large elevated tubs with portable stair ramps, a variety of shampoos and conditioners, eye, ear, and dental cleaning tools, waterproof aprons, unlimited towels, and an outdoor area for drying that will make bathing your pup quick and easy! No appointment needed. Open 7 days a week. $18 per dog. Full service grooming is also available by appointment.
Pet Food Express
4220 Long Beach Blvd., Long Beach
Wash your dog in this token operated, self-service wash with raised tubs and premium shampoos. Cost is $15 per token for 25 minutes and is part of the Buy Three get the Fourth Free program.
spcaLA Pet Hotel and Grooming Salon
7700 East Spring St., Long Beach.
Self-service wash is available Wednesday through Sunday. No appointment is necessary. Basic wash is $12 and includes shampoo, towels, brushes, & grooming tables. Deluxe wash is $20 and includes the benefits of the basic wash and a professional dryer, ear cleaner, cologne, and conditioner. Self-wash is for dogs only.
Super Suds Laundromat and Dog Wash
250 Alamitos Ave., Long Beach.
For only $8, you can wash your dog while waiting for your laundry. Professional-grade equipment can accommodate furry friends of all sizes. No appointment needed. Buy 10 self-washes and get the 11th free.
The Mud Puppy
22902 Los Alisos, Unit O, Mission Viejo
Self-washes range from $16 – $20 depending on weight. A basic wash includes waist-high tubs, shampoo, apron, towels, and blow dryer. Upgrades such as blueberry facial and white, red, or black brighteners are extra. Full service grooming is also available.
The Paw Spa
4110 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach
Thirty minutes to a clean pup! Self-wash includes three choices of shampoo, scrub brush, ear cleaner, blow dryers, towels, and a treat
Your Elegant Pet
4332 South St., Lakewood
Self-service bath offering washing and drying stations with a selection of shampoos and conditioners including hypo-allergenic, oatmeal, tear free, puppy, conditioning creme, bronze, ultra black, super white, and flea and tick formulas.