Veterinary Services

Bard Vet Group

Station Road, Dalbeattie

Phone: 01556 610944


Stuart Cochrane, Farrier

4 Wallace Road, Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG5 4ES

Phone: 01556 611854

Member of the Farriers Registration Council.

Stewartry Veterinary Centre

69 High Street Dalbeattie

The practice is based in Castle Douglas, with an outreach part-time surgery in Dalbeattie. For appointments , telephone 01556 502263 from 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday or 9am to 1pm Saturdays.


Pet supplies

M McCowan and Son

43 High Street Dalbeattie

Phone: 01556 610270


Pet supplies

Boarding, day care, and exercise

Crinan Kennels and Cattery

Crinan Cottage, Moss Road, Dalbeattie, DG5 4NW

Phone: 01556 474559



12 Large heated kennels
8 Large heated cat cabins
Grooming room

Dalbeattie Pet Services
Home boarding
Doggy day care
Dog walking
Drop in service for all pets

Fully insured and licensed

Contact: Rosie 07877 277 807


Facebook: Dalbeattie Pet Services

Dog Walking and Dog / Cat Sitting Service

- Forest walks …Exercised dogs are happy dogs
- Can call into your home to look after your dog or cat if you are away for a long day….or so….
- Many years’ experience with animals….

Contact: Linda 07766 296563


Dixie Dogs Grooming Salon
271 High Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4DW
Phone: 0781 555 5547
Professional Pampering for all your Pooches
Fully qualified & insured

Dog Grooming
Phone: 07776 424591
One to One attention for your dog.

K9 Cuts
133 William Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4EE
Phone: 01556 612024
Dog clipping and grooming

Animal welfare charities

Dumfries and Galloway Canine Rescue

Dovecotewell, by Glencaple, Dumfries DG1 4RH

Phone: 01387 770210



The Dumfries and Galloway Canine Rescue Centre was set up by a group of local people in 2001 and opened its doors on 1st March 2003.

The purpose of the charity is to rescue, care for, and rehome stray and unwanted dogs.

The charity raises funds through subscriptions, donations, sales from its charity shops in Dumfries, Dalbeattie, Annan and Newton Stewart and other fund raising events.

They are members of the Association of Dogs and Cats Homes (ADCH)

Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Phone: Animal Helpline 03000 999 999



The Scottish SPCA works for all animals throughout Scotland

- Inspectors rescue animals in distress

- Animal Welfare Centres care for them and rehome them

- Staff visit schools and address the public

- Campaigns are organised to improve animal welfare laws

Animal Helpline: 03000 999 999

Can you help your local group raise funds for this work? Even 2 hours a year of your time, for instance helping at a coffee morning, would make a difference.

For the Stewartry Supporters’ Group Contact: Marian Makins Tel 01556 640307.

Page updated November 2021