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Only the best for your best friend.


Dog Grooming

We offer a range of grooming options for fido, from a Full Groom to a good Brush Out.


New Studio

A Passion For Pets has a new name and a new location, where your pet will feel at home.


Cat Grooming

Yes, Urban Paws also grooms cats! From the works to a simple nail trim.


Call today to schedule an appointment!




Curbside Service

We are happy to provide curbside service per the Vermont Department of Health and CDC guidelines. 


  • Please wait in your car. Only pets and groomers will be allowed to enter Urban Paws.

  • Your groomer will come out to your car to get your pet and will bring them back to your car later. We will call you when it is time for pick up.

  • Take off your pet’s collar, leash or harness. We will use our own slip leads for dogs. Cats can be in their own crate.

  • Payment by credit card can be taken over the phone. Or, please put cash or check in an envelope and leave it on your car seat near your pet.


Full Groom

  • Brush out to remove loose, shedding hair and mats

  • Nail trim and removal of excess foot pad hair

  • Sanitary trim

  • Ear canal cleaning and plucking of any excess hair

  • Gentle, massaging bath with a premium shampoo for healthy skin and coat

  • Moisturizing conditioner or "hot oil" treatment as needed

  • Anal gland expression if warranted

  • Fluff or blow dry

  • Styling per client preference or breed standards


If your pet does not need the works, we also offer:

  • Bath & Tidy

  • Brush Out

  • Nail Trim

  • Custom Package



Urban Paws Grooming Studio

2 Brierwood Lane

Burlington, VT 05408


Open Hours by Appointment

Monday - Thursday


8:30 AM - 4:30 PM


About Us

Urban Paws Grooming Studio is a homebased business in Burlington, Vermont. With decades of experience, we offer quality grooming for dogs and cats with a gentle, caring touch.


We provide professional dog and cat grooming in a loving and respectful homebased studio. By design, we maintain a low volume because we believe it creates a calm environment and positive experience with high quality service. Your pet will enjoy personal, one-on-one attention from their groomer. We find joy in getting to know the individual personality and grooming needs of each furry friend. Our groomers take pride in forming long-lasting relationships based on trust and respect. We are fully committed and passionate about the health and wellbeing of your pet and would eagerly welcome the opportunity to work with you and your pet. So whether you are looking for an adorable puppy cut or a technical breed clip, call us today; we'd LOVE to become a special part of your pets life!!


Nancy, owner/groomer

Urban Paws is owned by Nancy Ross-Babineau, who successfully owned and operated a retail grooming shop called A Passion For Pets for 12 years. Nancy has been dedicated to the care and wellbeing of local pets for more than 20 years. This new venture will allow Nancy to continue to work in the field she loves while simplifying her lifestyle and focusing exclusively on her passion for pet grooming.


Taylor, groomer

Urban Paws is most fortunate to have Taylor Gosselin as a talented groomer. Taylor has worked with Nancy for the past four years and has proven herself to be skilled and compassionate. Her positive outlook and gentle demeanor shines through in her work and quality care of her furry clients.

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