Posts in the ‘Working with Cats’ Category

City Kitty Academy of Grooming

The City Kitty Academy of Cat Grooming

In the fall I will be conducting the first class of cat grooming through the Professional Cat Groomers of America. We already have a few people interested and on the wait list. More details will be coming as we get closer. Cat grooming is a fun and rewarding career. If you would like to get

For the Love of Cats

Now that I am traveling a bit more with my cats to trade shows I am really seeing something firsthand. Something I have always known really, but like they say, a picture is worth a thousand words. I saw it recently at the TICA International cat show in Portland. People came to the show just

Fall Schedule

Some weeks we will be closed on Thursday as we are both working on the franchise items we have left on our schedule. As usual we are always open Wed., Fri., Sat-Sun. After doing 70 cats a week by ourselves all summer, we need a break! Adrienne goes into the salon daily to check emails

City Kitty Franchise Update

Alex, one of the groomers at City Kitty, will be taking over the sales and development process for the franchise. He brings years of sales experience to the table. If you or someone you know might be interested in owning your own City Kitty salon in the Seattle area please call him at the salon.

On Being a Professional Groomer

I am often amazed, perhaps bewildered at pet owners who do not research who is taking care of their pet’s grooming needs. Doing your research and taking responsibility in this area is vital. There are groomers, and then there are professional groomers. There is a big difference. Just like in any profession credentials matter. Is

Small Business in America

It has been an interesting journey owning my own business for 12 years. It’s great to have the ability to run a business the way I feel it should be run. Like stories I hear about small businesses decades ago. Where customers really mattered and you had integrity and pride in what you did for

In Memory Of Earl

With the re-model almost complete I can’t help but think back to 11 years ago when I first started with very humble beginnings. Earl helped me re-model the space and took great pride in the salon and loved working with all the great cats and their owners. He had a special connection that came so

Cat Grooming Article

Cat Grooming

Article published in Groomer to Groomer on-line magazine, July/Aug 2010 Cat grooming is not as difficult as one might think. Whenever I tell someone that I groom cats for a living, I inevitably get “the look”. First a slight look of disbelief, then their eyes go to my arms, I suppose looking for scars, bite marks, and scratches.

A full service grooming salon exclusively for cats.

City Kitty®
9713 Firdale Avenue
Edmonds, WA 98020
Ph: (206) 542-7006


Wed - Sun: 8am - 3:00pm

We Accept

accepting mastercard and visa

Recent Posts


I wanted to thank you for making our Nora look and feel so good. As I am typing this she is sitting on a shelf she hasn't been able to jump to in a long time. She is grooming herself again and getting around so much better. Thanks again, Anna Drake

Read more client comments
We endorse MEOW and we also highly endorse City Kitty. Looking fabulous is our job, and we trust no one else with our beautiful tresses but Adrienne and Uncle Earl at City Kitty. We also want to be on the Facebook page of City Kitty before Red Butler kicks our butts off the bus! Love and purrs, Kalohe, Lola, and Tessa Rosa

Read more client comments
When little Mac and I found Adrienne at City Kitty it changed our lives! With Adrienne’s help and advice, Mac is now healthy and happy – and much better looking, too! Jim

Read more client comments

About Us

At City Kitty®, we care about the whole cat — mind, body and spirit. We believe in a holistic approach for the care of your cat and see beyond the needs of their hair.

Adrienne Kawamura, Founder of City Kitty® and Owner of City Kitty® Franchises, is one of the first National Certified Feline Master Groomers, NCGIA. She holds a Master Cat Groomer Certification and is a Master Cat Groomer Certifier with Professional Cat Groomers Association of America.

Learn more about us.
City Kitty, LLC is licensed and insured in the state of Washington. Website by Jensen Websites