City Dog

Pet Boutque & Grooming

550 Park Blvd. Suite 2102

San Diego, CA 92101

Copyright © 2018 City Dog

Website: JM2Group Digital Media

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Stop by City Dog to unwind after a tough day of fetch at Dog Beach!


You can find us in the heart of San Diego’s East Village, on Park Blvd. across from the Market StreetTrolley Station, with two convenient short-term parking spaces directly in front of our store.






Founder & Owner

Stylist & Groomer

Stylist & Groomer

General Manager

Gary Laliberte is the founder and owner of City Dog. Prior to  opening City Dog, Gary  worked for over 20 years in the mechanical contracting field.  In 2005, Gary opened City Dog after recognizing the need in downtown San Diego for a boutique that serves the needs of local pet owners.  Since that time, City Dog has relocated to it's current location on 550 Park Boulevard to accommodate the growing needs of our downtown City Dog clients.

Andrea Painter is a senior stylist with a wide range of experience in skills & styles and is comfortable working with all breeds. Andrea's specializes in pet clips, show trims, conformation, grooming, deshedding, de-matting, and even creative styling with color! Her Chiuahua "Snoop" is a featured model at City Dog San Diego, too.

With over 10 years in the grooming industry Arin (Sam) comes to City Dog with a wide variety of experience. Arin is able to care for those pets that tend to need a little more work and patience, and rarely meets a pet he cannot complete. Arin is also competent in most breed cuts as well as coloring, mohawks, and eccentric pet styles. Bring your creative pet style ideas to Arin and he'll do his best to bring the vision you have of your pet to life.

Jasmine has been working with dogs for 7 years. Most of which have been extremely hands on in a daycare/boarding enviroment. Jasmine specialized in dog behaviour, body language, and those who were very anxious. Jasmine is very excited to bring these traits to City Dog to help work on the pups who need the most patience and love.


550 Park Blvd. Suite 2102

San Diego, CA 92101


Tel: (619) 269-0201

City Dog

Pet Boutique & Grooming 


Monday - Saturday 9am - 8pm

Sunday 10am - 7pm


Last self-wash 1 hour before closing


"Absolutely love City Dog! They always get my pup in for grooming, teeth brushing, toe nail clippings, and any other doggy needs.  Their staff is so friendly and nice.  I love that they will call you when your pup is done, so you can go wonder around downtown for a while.  They do have a great selection of treats & toys, too"  Brandon T., San Diego


"Just picked up my Springer spaniel and he looks amazing!! This is the 4th groomer Ive taken him to in San Diego because the other ones butchered his fur and left him patchy. City Dog did an incredible job! He smells good and he didn't sit around in a kennel all day until his turn. He was only there for an hour and a half!  Kelly T., Scottsdale


City Dog is the ONLY place to shop in downtown San Diego for premium dog food, tasty treats, and indestructible dog toys for our Staffies! Gary and his team are extremely knowledgeable about feeding options and always ready to lend a hand with everything from flea treatments to a DNA test for our new rescue pup! We love their great lines of collars and leashes, too!  David & Jennifer, San Diego


The only place I like to take my dog to do a self wash. City Dog is clean and carries the best dog food, Acana, and the staff is always friendly. I live nearby so parking is not an issue for me, but I like to go mid-day or after a beach trip to bathe my dog. They have three tubs, all different heights which is hard to find, and they have a spray hose that hangs above that truly helps conserve water while you are sudsing away. They supply clean towels at your disposal and everything is labeled properly, so cleaning up is easy. They offer Shampoo and conditioner, but I always bring my own. They also have three drying stations.  I would't take my pampered pup anywhere else! Jess G., San Deigo