The Best for Your Pets

Treat your pets to the best from an established, experienced and caring business providing a friendly, qualified service. Now into the tenth year in Bethersden, Kent, serving Ashford, Tenterden and surrounding villages.

In addition to quality Dog and Cat grooming there's lots more to offer your pets. Keep them safe and healthy with licensed Flea & Worm treatments, a Microchip to reunite you if they ever became lost and pamper them with a range of shampoos, conditioners and grooming aids. Specialists in Rabbits and Guinea Pigs too.

Qualified, Caring and Professional

For your pet's safety and well-being the team is led by Emma Betts, a Qualified Veterinary Nurse listed at The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, (RCVS) with over 20 years experience of caring for animals, including a spell as head nurse of a large practice. She is a professionally trained dog and cat groomer and an approved instructor / A1 Assessor in Animal Care and Grooming.

pic12Properly Trained and Qualified Staff

Relax in the knowledge that all staff are trained to the same high standards. There are three additional qualified and experienced Groomers, all with full or advanced City & Guilds qualifications.

Safety First

For your pet's continued safety and care all staff are trained in First Aid, Animal First Aid, plus Health, Safety & Security, with regular refreshers. 

The British Dog Groomers Association and Pet Care Trust promote the highest standards of grooming and animal care. As full and continuous members since 2005 A-Z Animal Care continually strive to meet, and where possible, better these standards for the benefit of your pets.

Job Opportunity

Our job vacancy is now closed. We are happy to receive CV's from people who have an interest in pet grooming. These will be kept for future reference should an opportunity come up again. Thank you A-Z


Grooming Centre

Your pets will be cared for in the very well equipped grooming centre at Bethersden, Kent. There is a reception area with seating, preparation & bathing areas, and a finishing room for clipping and styling. There's plenty of grooming space and best quality equipment. Cats have their own separate grooming room and equipment. 

Park right outside

You can park right outside with just a few paces to the entrance and right next door, in the attached garden centre, there is a pet shop and a café serving refreshments and light meals if you need to wait. 

Licensed Dog, Cat and Horse Wormers, Frontline Flea treatments and a range of grooming products including shampoos, conditioners and grooming equipment are all available at reasonable prices for the health and well-being of your pets.

Our Guarantee

An unconditional  Guarantee of Quality is offered on everything we do, with a full money-back refund if you are not satisfied.
You are very welcome to come and look us over before making an appointment if you wish, without any obligation.

There are currently over 1000 active customers on our books, many of whom came to us through personal recommendation, which hopefully inspires confidence.  See over 250 genuine Testimonials or ask to see the originals at the shop.

Fully insured

The safety and well-being of your pets has always been the number one priority at A-Z and you can rest assured that we are fully insured, to £50,000 while they are in our care. Documentation is always available for inspection.

A-Z Animal Care, Bethersden, Ashford, Kent.