animation (5).gif
  • Cheryl Cole

6 Vancouver hair salons that welcome your dog inside

Need a trim but don't want to leave your pup behind? These 6 dog-friendly Vancouver hair salons all welcome our furry friends inside.


Getting your hair done is an amazing treat and a fantastic way to transform your look and your mood, but it can also be a pretty lengthy process.


A cut, colour and blow dry can mean hours in the salon chair, and for many dog owners it's hard to relax knowing their pups are at home eagerly awaiting their return.

That's why we've rounded up some dog-friendly Vancouver hair salons that love welcoming our furry friends to come inside and watch all the action, so you can sit back and relax.


While a trip to a hair salon looks a little different right now due to the very important COVID-19 safety restrictions put in place, one thing that remains the same is that these businesses are happy to let your pup join you for your visit.


Check out our six top picks below.


1. Bobo's Philosophy Hair Salon


This hip Yaletown hair salon is full of sparkling personality and employs a team of like-minded individuals who focus on craftsmanship, new trends and great attitude. So if you love being ahead of the crowd, this salon is a great choice.


According to their website, a trip to Bobo's Philosophy hair salon it is destined to make you happy, satisfied and smiling after every visit, and this will definitely be true for dog owners as they can bring their pup along to their appointment!


Address: 1268 Homer Street Vancouver, BC V6B 2Y5

Tel: (604) 682-5999

Instagram: @bobostylist

2. Attic Hair Studio


This Kits hair salon is filled with unique, highly trained and artistic stylists that will work with you to find your perfect style.


Attic's mission is to create beautiful hair in the heart of Kitsilano, while creating an inclusive space where everyone is welcome - luckily for dog owners, this includes our pups!


A huge plus for clients is that they get to hang out with Atlas, the adorable doggy team member who often features on the salon's Instagram page.


Address: 1-2108 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6K 1N6, Canada

Tel: (604) 730-8787

Instagram: @attichairstudio



3. Citrus Hair Salon


This Downtown Vancouver hair salon offers hair extensions and professional hair services and prides itself on being environmentally conscious, using natural hair colour and organic based, non-toxic products.


The team do whatever they can to reduce their waste, offering the most natural, non toxic products they can find worldwide, recycling everything they can, and looking for ways to make their business more sustainable.


The team love dogs and welcome furry friends to join you so you can relax - and you can also say hello to Lily the salon therapy dog at the front desk.

Address: 1042 Hamilton St, Vancouver, BC V6B 2R9

Tel: (604) 688-1332

Instagram: @citrushairsalon


ALSO READ: 10 dog-friendly Vancouver companies hiring in November


ALSO READ: Are your stylish houseplants dog-friendly? Here's what to avoid when plant shopping with pets


ALSO READ: Yaletown vet warns dog owners of rising Kennel Cough cases in Metro Vancouver


4. The Red Room Hair Salon & Spa

This popular unisex salon located in Downtown Vancouver has a team of stylists who are highly-skilled and trained to give the most innovative and cutting-edge styles.


Their mission is to craft your hair to match your individuality and ensure that your hair will be the focal point of your personal style, helping you find a look to express your uniqueness.


So, if you're ready for a drastic change you'll be in good hands, and you can bring your pup inside for some moral support as the salon welcomes our furry friends.


Address: 948 Howe St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1N9

Tel: (604) 669-2510

Instagram: @theredroomsalon

5. Manifesto Lifestyle Salon And Haberdashery


Located in the heart of East Vancouver on Commercial Drive, Manifesto is a full service Aveda Hair Salon as well as a Lifestyle Store offering a range of health and wellness products with a focus on locally-made novelty crafts.


The customized salon services offered reflect the team's dedication to provide a relaxed, respectful, attentive, and inclusive experience for their clients.


Best of all, your four legged bestie can join you inside the salon!

Address: 1126 Commercial Dr, Vancouver, BC V5L 3X2

Tel: (604) 255-5858

Instagram: @manifestolifestylesalon


6. Barber and Co. - Yaletown


Of course we had to include a barbershop on our list, and not just any average barbershop, but an eclectic, relaxed, Yaletown classic.

A deconstructed piano wall sets the tone when you walk into Barber & Co in Yaletown, and this laid back business is as much a neighbourhood hang out as it is a barbershop.


The popular Yaletown barbershop welcomes dogs inside, so your pup doesn't have to miss out on any of the fun.

Address: 1120 Hamilton Street Suite 106 Vancouver, BC V6B 2S2

Tel: (604) 669-4604

Instagram: @barberandco

Want to find more dog-friendly locations in Vancouver?


Find more hair salons, as well as coffee shops, stores, restaurants, dog parks and breweries that welcome your four-legged friends by downloading the new PawSwap App today - the ultimate dog-friendly city guide.


You can also Collect Points for visiting dog-friendly businesses and swap them for rewards you and your pup will love.


Available to download today on the App Store. Android users can join the App waitlist today.