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Reopen 12th April 2021 to all clients.

Grooming Academy Open 12th April 2021.

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Professional, award winning pet stylists in the heart of Hastings town, covering all surrounding areas Hastings, St Leonards, Bexhill, Battle, Winchelsea, Pett, Fairlight, Ore.

Gillsmans is one of a very few dog grooming salons to hold a licentaiteship in dog grooming. Each staff member also hold an animal first aid certificate.                          

Have your dog groomed in a relaxed friendly salon with animal welfare being our main focus.

Gillsmans dog grooming salon is one of the most qualified groomers in town.

Our Services

Dog grooming

We provide dog grooming treatments for various breeds of dogs including puppies. Our services include bathing and drying, de-shedding treatments, hand stripping, clipping, ear cleaning, nail clipping, and teeth cleaning.


Our intensive courses are designed for individuals that are looking for either a change of career to set up a salon from home mobile or a commercial property, opportunities are endless.

Repair Service

We are level 3 city and guilds qualified in management requirements for the maintenance of electrical equipment.

We service and repair Clippers & Trimmers, Finishing Dryers & Blasters, Cabin Driers and more.


Teeth Cleaning

We offer instant results teeth cleaning!

  • Ultrasonic teeth brushing
  • Fresh breath sprays and plaque removal gels used.
  • Stop gum disease!
  • Avoid costly vet bills
  • £30.00 for the first session including brush, then £18.00 top up sessions
  • 7 sessions for £110.00 including brush, then top up session at £10.00 or £45 for 5 extra sessions.

Free Puppy Groom

FREE puppy grooming for every new puppy on their first visit, plus a free puppy pack.

Here at Gillsmans we love a puppy! Who doesn’t? But they must have a good first experience to the world of grooming.

Getting used to the sounds, smells and sensations takes time but an early start is essential. They can visit the groomers as early as 4 months old or once they have had all their vaccinations.

Ensuring your puppy is groomed regularly at an early age will help them become better behaved in adult life.

Our Grooming School

We are also a training salon in east sussex offering dog grooming courses for the complete beginner to the more experienced groomer seeking qualification within the industry.

Come and learn in our relaxed and friendly salon.

Upcoming Courses         

October 2021 - City & Guilds Level 2 grooming assistant

This twenty two day dog grooming course will give students the chance to cover some of the basics of grooming.


This nationally recognised qualification encourages skills necessary when grooming dogs with different types of coat. 

Why choose us?

  • A team of Qualified professional groomers
  • Equipped professional salon
  • High standards of work
  • A kind and relaxed atmosphere
  • Animal welfare at the heart of what we do
  • Customer requirements are always met

Award Winning


How to find us

Company details


Waterworks road


East Sussex

TN34 1RT

Tel No: 07713 460244


Opening hours:

Wednesday to Saturday: 9:30am – 5pm