A facility where animals are presented by their owners for bathing, dipping, clipping, combing, or cleaning, for the purpose of improvement of the animal's appearance and/or well-being in return for a fee is required to obtain a permit from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH).
NYC Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings
66 John Street, 11th floor
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: OATH
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DoHMH)
Office of Veterinary Public Health Services
Phone: (646) 364-1783
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Animal Grooming Permit