Welcome to Alfie’s Pooch Parlour

We Pamper Your Pooch


We are a professional dog grooming service and take out. All staff are certified. We treat your Pooch with the care and attention they deserve.
Since 2011, we’ve been treating every pet that visits us to our professional, pooch pampering service.
Our dog grooming treatments involve the removal of excessive hair, a specialised shampooing to remove dead skin cells, along with a full examination of the animal’s skin, teeth, eyes and ears.
Our team of passionate and highly trained dog groomers can boost over 20 years of experience. When you book an appointment with Alfie’s Pooch Parlour, you can rest assured, that in our friendly and inviting parlour, your pet will be treated to the highest standard of dog grooming.

Have your dog groomed by the best, get in contact with Alfie’s Pooch Parlour today.

Dog Grooming

Our dog grooming service is much more than a cosmetic procedure, along with removing excessive hair and treating your animal to a full shampoo. Our team also conduct a thorough, full body examination.
We check the skin for abnormalities along with inspecting an animal’s dental health. Our team check for signs of infection and for common ailments that can affect an animal. We can then advise clients on when it may be necessary to book a veterinary appointment.
Our service leaves your dog happy, healthy and handsome.


Have you pooch looking and feeling great by booking an appointment with Alfie’s Pooch Parlour today.

Our Staff

Clare

Clare has been the owner and operator of Alfie’s Pooch Parlour since our grand opening in 2011. Her lifelong love of animals led her to earn an internationally recognised diploma in Dog Grooming in 2008.
Since then, she’s amassed years of hands on dog grooming experience and developed an enviable portfolio of satisfied customers. Clare has continued to up skill; she regularly attends seminars and takes part in courses related to dog grooming. As such Alfie’s Pooch Parlour remains at the very forefront of the dog grooming industry.

Leeza

Leeza has 6 years of industry experience and has worked with all breeds of dogs. She has a passion for Asian fusion and creative grooming. She has both a level 5 and level 6 FETAC certificate in animal care.

Barry

With 5 years of industry experience and a certificate in dog grooming from the Kilkenny College, Barry is a dog lover who’s parlayed his passion for animals into a successful career.
His wide ranging experience includes working with large breeds and small breeds respectively.

Becky

We were delighted to welcome Becky to the Alfie's Pooch Parlour team in September 2017. She has a level 3 City and Guilds in dog grooming. Becky enjoys up-skilling and following industry trends thus attending dog grooming seminars and workshops throughout Ireland.
She spent 10 years working for Kildare animal foundation which she found very rewarding.

Ethos

Alfie’s Pooch Parlour believes in treating every animal with care, sensitivity and respect. Our experienced staff treats each pet like an individual. Alfie’s Pooch Parlour's flexible service means we adjust our grooming techniques and methods to suit the individual dog’s temperament.
From excitable puppies to timid rescue dogs, our team makes every effort possible to put your pet at ease.
Our grooming practices are guided by our commitment to compassion, kindness and a genuine love for all dogs.

If you’d like your animal treated with respect and dignity while being groomed, get in contact with Alfie’s Pooch Parlour today.

What Our Customers Have To Say

" We have been going to Claire for years and I have to say claire and her staff are brilliant. I wouldn't bring my dogs anywhere else. They always do an amazing job and I always recommend them."

Linda Byrne Conerney

" Thanks Claire, for looking after Willow so well, she's a nervous rescue dog and was treated with love and care.. She looks amazing, we will be back again!! "

Aine Fitzpatrick

" Such a nice place- they did a fab job on my little Pomchi, she was so relaxed and happy coming out."

Tess Stokes

" Outstanding work every time. Would not bring Trixie anywhere else. Thank you so much to Claire and her team. Would highly recommend you guys. "

Elma Prendergast

" Going to Claire for 6 years now. Great groomer who listens and cares. Lovely caring team. I have great trust with Alfie's."

Colette Meleady

"Brilliant service. The girls are so nice and very professional "

Siobhan Prone Ryan

Contact Us

Alfie’s Pooch Parlour

UNIT 6 PEPPERS LANE

Portlaoise

Laois

Ireland

Opening Hours

Monday Closed

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Thursday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM