Pets in New Mexico

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Insured and certified in pet first-aid and CPR, Beck ‘n Coll’s wildlife whisperers tend to furry, winged, and scaly comrades with an array of services. Before the first service, a free consultation lets caregivers get acquainted with pets and their daily routines. During a 30-minute home visit, an expert pet sitter feeds, brushes, and plays with or walks up to two animals, such as dogs, cats, rabbits, reptiles, exotic birds, or feral roommates ($19). For out-of-town owners, sitters also take in the mail, water plants, and perform a home security check, while an overnight service pairs comprehensive care with a sleepover ($60). A pet shuttle chauffeurs critters to vet appointments, doggy daycare, or red-carpet events ($15 one way, $25 round trip).

9308 Susan Ave SE
Albuquerque,
NM
US

Our positive reward and praise based obedience instruction uses motivational dog training techniques which promotes positive and humane training, interaction, and education for both pet and parent. Individual attention is a priority to ensure proper technique.

8201 Golf Course Road Northwest
Albuquerque,
NM
US

The gentle groomers at Dawg Gone Good gussy up canines large and small. Breeds of all sizes can prance into the studio for a cleansing wet or dry or groom. Both services include a nail and hair trim, teeth and mane brush, and an ear cleaning to ensures dogs no longer feign deafness to ignore commands to take out the trash. The wet groom entails a traditional shampoo, whereas the dry groom, available for dogs over 30 pounds, includes a waterless shampoo and leave-in conditioner treatment to moisturize fur coats in preparation for the impending cold, dry winter weather.

3339 Central Avenue Northeast
Albuquerque,
NM
US

ABQ Dogtown furnishes fully equipped space for clients to give their four-legged friends a thorough scrub-down. A practical way to bond with slobber buddies, regular grooming sessions at a self-service dog wash spares owners the messy bathroom that makes them wish they’d gotten a different pet, such as a self-cleaning cat or oven. Spacious tubs give bathees room to wiggle as DIY shampoo, conditioner, brushes, and perfume treatments transform muddy mutts into a prize pooches. ABQ Dogtown rents wash stations by the half-hour based on the animal's size, stocking all the necessary grooming supplies except for clippers and scissors ($10–$20), and clips claws with professional nail trimming by members of its staff ($10). Post-bath, owners can find numerous ways to spoil spick-and-span schnauzers in the pet-consignment boutique, an emporium of discounted beds, crates, and accessories such as leashes, collars, pointer pinafores, and boxer boxers.

3845 Rio Grande Blvd NW
Albuquerque,
NM
US

Three Dog Bakery pleases puppy palates with an array of tasty treats baked from all-natural ingredients. Bring in a dog versed in eating but not recipe reading and have it sample canine-captivating culinary creations made from nourishing, health-conscious ingredients, such as whole-wheat flour, honey, oatmeal, remote controls, molasses, peanuts, car tires, and eggs.

9821 Montgomery Blvd NE
Albuquerque,
NM
US

Animal Humane New Mexico envisions a society in which every animal is treated with compassion and respect. The shelter takes in cats and dogs from other New Mexico shelters and creates a loving, safe environment for them as they await adoption. Along with adoption services, Animal Humane New Mexico has a wide range of programs to help improve the lives of cats and dogs in New Mexico. This includes humane education for youth and adults, an off-site adoption program for adult cats, and a state-wide database to help people find spay/neuter clinics in their area, to name a few. Animal Humane New Mexico also teaches private and group behavior training classes run by experienced behavior specialists. Along with staff members, more than 400 volunteers play a huge role in caring for animals at the shelter, from walking and playing with dogs to providing fresh water and clean bedding throughout the day.

615 Virginia St SE
Albuquerque,
NM
US