Welcome to Canis —  dog, cat and rabbit grooming, canine massage, grooming training

We offer outstanding facilities, grooming and care, provided by highly experienced and qualified groomers!

Stop Press!  Winner 2nd Prize – Advanced Handstrip Class at the British Dog Grooming Championships 2014; Winner of 1st Prize – Open Handstripping Class at Premier Groom 2013 – see Facebook 

PIF Approved School for City & Guilds Training & Assessment at Level 2 & Level 3 Certificate

PIF Quality Assured Grooming Salon – currently the only one in Oxfordshire!

The team comprises 3 full-time experienced groomers and an apprentice.  We can groom all breeds/types, but we offer specialist trimming of poodles/bichons, and stripping of terriers or spaniels to a very high standard.  We are City & Guilds qualified and we hold training/assessment qualifications, provide tutoring/mentoring to distance learning grooming students;  we are Members of the Canine Massage Guild and the British Dog Groomers Association/Pet Industry Federation.   Our facilities are suitable for the largest to the smallest of canine or feline clients.     As you would expect, we are fully insured and licensed.

Canis is based at Osney Hill Farm just outside Witney, and 12 miles from central Oxford.  We  offer comfortable, spacious surroundings with a garden for a relaxing groom for your dog or cat, or massage or spa session for your dog, along with doggy daycare.  We have safe parking to make drop off and collection as easy as possible.  Our opening times are Monday to Saturday, from 9.00am until 5.00pm, and earlier/later times by arrangement.  Cat grooms available on Mondays only when the studio is closed to dogs.

To see photos of our latest grooms, recent students, massage sessions, and snippets of useful information, please go to our Facebook page – click the icon below

Members of the Canine Massage Guild