Grooming Tubs Manufacturer in China

KDM is a leader in manufacturing various types of rust-resistant, durable, and high-quality grooming tubs. We can also customize them according to your specifications to fully meet your business needs!

  • 10+ years of manufacturing experience
  • Superior quality with competitive rates
  • Made from high-grade and finest materials
  • Corrosion-resistant & long-lasting

Custom Grooming Tubs Fabrication

The grooming tubs from KDM are designed in many different styles, lifting methods, and sizes suitable for small or large pets. They are mainly fabricated using eco-friendly, durable, and corrosion-resistant 304-grade stainless steel. Stainless steel is used since it can withstand corrosion and has excellent durability. The 304-grade stainless steel is also easy to sanitize which makes the tubs more hygienic. However, other materials can also be used such as aluminum, steel, etc.

Moreover, the tubs are extremely durable, space-saving, non-skid, leak-proof, water-resistant, and suitable for both indoor & outdoor use. They have solid stability base frames and a fully-welded basin. Also, they are widely used in veterinary clinics, animal shelters, K-9 units, pet supply stores, self-serve pet washing businesses, for home use, and many more.

To fit every customer’s needs, we are offering custom fabrication of the tubs. They can be made according to your needed sizes, materials, features, logos, styles, etc.

If you want custom or non-custom grooming tubs, KDM is the ideal choice! You can contact us for more information.

KDM Grooming Tubs Series

Stainless Steel Grooming Tub

The stainless steel grooming tub is made from eco-friendly, rust-resistant, and superior-quality 14-gauge stainless steel metal. They are designed with a backsplash, anti-slip ramp, removable door, and durable hinges.

Adjustable Stainless Steel Grooming Tub

The adjustable stainless steel grooming tubs are designed with a lockable door, adjustable height, and high splash-back panels. They are made from 304-grade stainless steel that is highly resistant to corrosion.

Washing Station Grooming Tub
Washing Station Grooming Tub

The washing station grooming tubs are commonly used in veterinary clinics, pet salons, etc. They have an anti-slip ramp, stable base, side splashbacks, back splashbacks, and a securely sealed door. Also, they are suitable for small or large pets.

High-Quality Grooming Tub with Stairs
Grooming Tub with Stairs

The grooming tubs are designed with retractable and non-slip stairs. They are also designed with 3-sided coaming, sliding doors, and a removable floor grate. Also, they have high weight capacity and excellent corrosion resistance.

Electric Lifting Grooming Tub
Electric Lifting Grooming Tub

The electric lifting grooming tubs are constructed from anti-corrosion, eco-friendly, and durable 304 stainless steel. They are featuring dent resistance, scratch resistance, adjustable height, and an electrically adjustable frame.

Custom Grooming Tubs
Custom Grooming Tubs

The custom grooming tubs have excellent corrosion resistance, easy to clean surface, anti-slip floor, and durable steel construction. They can be manufactured with your custom sizes, designs, logos, and other custom specifications.

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KDM Grooming Tubs Advantages

High Durability
High Durability

The grooming bath tubs from KDM are highly durable and made to last. They will be subjected to claws, soap, water, and dog bumps while still performing excellently. Aside from that, the materials used for constructing the tubs are durable and strictly selected.


Since the tubs are made from stainless steel, they are very easy to clean and hygienic. Stainless steel has an attractive and shiny surface. Because of that, they are easy to sterilize. All you have to do is wash away anything which isn’t safe or sanitary for your pets.


The grooming bathtubs are designed with fully welded base frames and tub basins to make sure that the water keeps in and will not leak. Aside from that, they have a door that comes with a watertight seal to ensure there is no leakage.

High Corrosion Resistance
High Corrosion Resistance

The resistance to corrosion is a very important feature to consider since they will be exposed to elements that can cause corrosion. That is why the tubs are fabricated from materials that are naturally corrosion-resistant such as stainless steel.

KDM Grooming Tubs Materials

Usually, the most common material to use for manufacturing grooming tubs is stainless steel. Stainless steel is used due to its great features such as high durability, easy maintenance, natural corrosion resistance, and excellent resistance to various chemicals used for cleaning such as ammonia, chlorine, bleach, acids, alcohol, etc.

Stainless steel also has a chromium oxide layer that protects the stainless steel from everyday corrosive agents such as hard water, soap, pet shampoo, etc. Moreover, the usual grades of stainless steel that are used for the tubs are 201 and 304 grade. And the gauge size we used ranges from 14- to 18-gauge stainless steel.

In addition, stainless steel does not stain easily. It is also very easy to clean. That is why it is ideal for grooming tubs. The tubs made from stainless steel are hygienic because they can be sanitized easily.

KDM Grooming Tubs Materials
KDM Grooming Tubs Production

KDM Grooming Tubs Production

To produce high-quality grooming tubs, KDM uses the finest and highest quality raw materials. Aside from that, we also use a lot of advanced manufacturing machines and equipment such as 3D flexible welding platforms, precision PU foaming machines, 3000W optical laser cutting machines, and more. Also, there are a lot of processes for fabricating the tubs such as:

Why Choose KDM Grooming Tubs

At KDM, we supply a lot of different types of grooming tubs at an affordable price. Aside from that, all of the tubs from KDM are made to last and have excellent resistance to corrosion, various chemicals, temperatures, pet claws, and dog bumps.

Moreover, KDM has the ability to add the additional features such as deep basins, raisable ramps, movable doors, adjustable height, ramps, ladders, electronic lifts, and other features to make the tubs more functional in many veterinary clinics, pet grooming stations, self-serve pet washing systems, etc.

Any of our tubs can be customized as per customers’ requests. You can send us your drawing or requirements such as functions, designs, materials, etc. We also have all sizes of grooming bathtubs at KDM. Contact us for your inquiries!

Why Choose KDM Grooming Tubs

Choose KDM for Custom Grooming Tubs

Choose KDM for Custom Grooming Tubs1
Choose KDM for Custom Grooming Tubs

Due to our long experience, skillful team, expert engineers, and the help of advanced technologies, KDM has the expertise and capability in customizing the grooming tubs based on your needs and applications.

In the fabrication of the tubs, we used advanced manufacturing equipment which includes high-speed PU foaming machines, 3000W optical laser cutting machines, 3D flexible welding platforms, and other machines. We also have detection machines such as film thickness gauge, color meter, etc.

All of our tubs have also passed international standards and quality checking such as ISO. And the materials used before manufacturing them are tested, inspected, and carefully selected. Therefore, you can rely on the credibility, durability, and quality of KDM grooming tubs.

If you want our customization services, you can contact us!

KDM Grooming Tubs Fabrication

KDM Grooming Tub Features
KDM Grooming Tub Features

The grooming tubs from KDM come with a lot of features such as:

  • scratch-proof
  • non-deformation
  • excellent chemical resistance
  • temperature-resistant
  • highly durable & functional
  • easy to clean
  • high corrosion resistance
  • leak-proof
  • tarnish-resistant
  • odor-resistant
  • high impact resistance
  • fire-proof
  • non-slip floor & ramp
KDM Grooming Tub Applications
KDM Grooming Tub Applications

KDM grooming tubs can be used in both outdoor and indoor places such as:

  • Animal shelters
  • Pet beauty salons
  • Pet supply stores
  • Self-serve pet washing systems
  • Sporting kennels
  • Boarding kennels
  • K-9 & security units
  • Veterinary clinics
  • Dog parks
  • Apartment complexes
  • Pet hospitals
  • Home
  • Dog daycare centers & dog boardings

OEM & ODM Grooming Tubs for Various Applications

Standard Grooming Tubs
Standard Grooming Tubs

The standard grooming tubs have a simple yet elegant design. They are crafted from beautifully finished and fully welded 14-gauge stainless steel. Also, they are designed with a closed front and have no door opening.

Grooming Ramp Tubs
Grooming Ramp Tubs

The grooming ramp tubs are designed with a walk-in ramp so the pets will directly walk into the tub. They are made from high-quality gauge stainless steel so they will last for many years. Moreover, they are corrosion-resistant, scratch-proof, and sturdy.

Step-in Grooming Tubs
Step-in Grooming Tubs

The step-in grooming tubs are suitable for both large and small pets. They come with a ladder that can be slid conveniently when it will be used. Some of their features include corrosion resistance, good chemical resistance, easy to clean, etc.

Electric Grooming Tub with Lifting Door
Electric Grooming Tub with Lifting Door

The electric grooming tub can be raised smoothly using an electric motor. It has an adjustable height, long-lasting durability, lifting door access, light weight, rust resistance, tarnish resistance, etc. The electric grooming tub is perfect for busy pet grooming salons.

Electric Grooming Tub with Back Splash
Electric Grooming Tub with Back Splash

The electric groom tubs with backsplash have a high-pressure flushing, adjustable height, corrosion resistance, acid resistance, and leak-proof features. They are designed with a backsplash to protect the walls from damage because of water splashes.

KDM – Your Expert Grooming Tub Manufacturer in China
KDM – Your Expert Grooming Tub Manufacturer in China

KDM is a manufacturer that is extremely knowledgeable in the fabrication of grooming tubs. We are also capable of custom manufacturing them to suit your needs in the business!

  • “I recently purchased KDM grooming tubs and want to tell others that their tubs are great and perform well! They are very easy to use and grooming using these tubs really makes the pets comfortable”

  • “I absolutely love the tubs from KDM! Their tubs make grooming the pets so much easier. They are also easy to clean and don’t corrode.”

  • “KDM gave me after-sales support when I ordered custom grooming tubs and I really thank them! Their excellent services and great quality products make me want to have a long-term business partnership with them.”

Grooming Tubs: The Ultimate Guide

I know you are probably looking for more information about grooming tubs.

Or, you would like to learn more about dog grooming tubs.

Whichever the case, this guide has all information you are looking for.

Take a look:

What Is A Grooming Tub?

Grooming tubs are typically specific spaces designed for cleaning pets or animals. They come in a variety of lifting methods, sizes, and styles.

Grooming tubs provide several advantages, including corrosion resistance, ease of cleaning, and long life.

grooming tubs

grooming tubs

They can be used in both private residences and commercial settings.

Uses Of Grooming Tubs

You can use Grooming tubs in both external and internal places like:

  • Dog parks
  • Sporting kennel
  • Pet supply store
  • Veterinary clinics
  • Pet salon beauty
  • Boarding kennel
  • Security units
  • Self-serve pet washing unit
  • Pet hospitals
  • Animal shelter
  • Day-care centers
Material For Pet Washing Station

Stainless steel is the most widely used material for pet washing stations.

These materials are part of a category of steels with a chromium oxide layer that provides corrosion resistance.

They are separated into numerous categories, with 304 and 201 grades being the most ideal for pet washing stations.

Stainless steel is frequently recommended because of its rust resistance, ease of cleaning, high durability, and chemical resistance.

It’s also worth noting that Sanitizing stainless steel is simple for maximum hygiene.

Aluminum is another material that is lightweight, cost-effective, and versatile.

Aluminum offers the advantage of a wide range of grades with properties such as corrosion resistance, flexibility, and weldability.

It is worth noting that it is not as strong as stainless steel.

Grooming Tubs Accessories

There are various tubs grooming accessories which include:

  • Thinning shear

This is a vital accessory because it is specifically designed to cut dogs’ hair safely.

Thinning shears have a gentler edge than scissors, so using them will prevent you from accidentally cutting your dog’s hair and injuring yourself.

  • Clippers

Clippers are also required; they have blades attached for a faster dog haircut.

Sizes 30,15,10 and 9 are available depending on the size of your dog.

They usually come with rechargeable batteries, and you can choose between a tethered or cordless clipper.

  • Brushes

Brushes are another essential grooming tub item; numerous types of brushes are available that are regularly utilized. This contains;

a) Slicker brushes are curved or flat brushes with a bending wire that is often soft or strong. It’s sometimes referred to as an all-purpose brush.

You should be aware that extreme caution is required to avoid scratching the dog’s skin when using the brush.

b) Pin brush— As the name implies, this is a brush with pins embedded in the pad. Rubber tips are commonly found on the pins’ ends.

It avoids skin inflammation, and the rubber tip brush is typically soft.

c) Rubber brushes – It is generally recommended for short-haired dogs.

  • Nail clipper

It is a necessary accessory for grooming dog nails in the tub; nail clippers can be divided into two categories.

The guillotine and scissor versions of nail cutters The guillotine technique must be kept sharp to avoid crushing the pet nails.

The scissors design comes in a range of sizes to fit any dog, and they are the fastest nail trimmers when utilizing grooming tubs.

Grooming Tubs Accessories

  • Nail grinder

Dremel tools remove sharp edges from a dog’s nails after being trimmed.

When using the nail grinder, take extra precautions to avoid getting hair stuck on it, especially using a corded Dremel tool.

Most nail grinders are intended for use while grooming dogs in the tub.

  • Hemostats

It’s one of the more affordable grooming tub accessories that can also be used to remove ticks from dogs.

  • Stripping knives and Carding knives

Carding knives are typically used to remove the undercoat, whereas stripping knives are typically used to pull the outercoat.

Stripping knives are available in many forms and sizes.

  • High-velocity dryer

This item, also known as an HV dryer, produces a lot of air. They usually come with a condenser cone that increases air pressure.

While using the dryer, take note of the dog’s ears and eyes.

  • The clipper vacuum system

The machine is generally attached to the clipper via the hose and provides suction to raise the hair as it is snipped. It is also known as clipper vacs.

Hair is sucked into the vacuum, saving time and creating a cleaner working environment by removing the hair cut while still cutting.

  • Muzzle

This accessory is usually worn on the dog’s muzzle to keep them from biting in the grooming tubs.

Basket muzzles, half ball muzzles, neck collar muzzles, and fabric muzzles are commonly available. Note that, for safety purposes, don’t presume it stops 100 % bites; vigilance is still required.

Fabricating Grooming Tubs

For you to create a high-grade grooming tub of exceptional quality, the best raw material is needed with the help of using the best modern manufacturing machines.

Usually, their process of fabricating grooming tubs includes;

Fabricating Grooming Tubs

Welding Sheet Metal

It is a sheet metal fabricating procedure in which the parts of a grooming tub are fused using pressure, heat, or both and is ideal for aluminum or stainless steel.

There are various types of welding to choose from, including:

  • Energy beam
  • Welding with gas tungsten arc
  • Flux
  • MIG
  • Atomic hydrogen welding
  • Plasma Arc
  • Laser cutting

This is a method of fabrication that can be employed in grooming tubs. A laser machine is used to cut the pieces, suited for stainless steel and aluminum.

When you utilize laser cutting fabrication on a grooming tub, you usually gain efficiency and speed and a lower cost and higher quality output.

grooming tubs

grooming tub

Bending Sheet Metal

The bending machine is also used.

This manufacturing procedure may be applied when needed u- shape, v- shape, and many more in different shapes.

This also comes with being cost-effective and high-quality grooming tub parts.

Polishing Sheet Metal

The bending machine is used, and a smooth finish is applied to the grooming tub surface. It usually produces a beautiful appearance for the grooming tub.

It can reduce corrosion, create a reflecting surface, and increase cleanability.

Assembling Grooming Tubs Parts

This is a fabrication procedure in which the pieces of a grooming tub are linked at particular points to produce the entire tub.

Parts Of Grooming Tubs

Some of the grooming tubs parts are:

  • Left faucet port
  • Ramp
  • Right faucet port
  • Grooming bar
  • Backsplash
  • Basin
  • Drain assembly
  • Leveling foot
  • Ramp foot
  • Ramp wheel
  • Door
  • Adjustable overhead grooming arm
  • Table drawers (set of 2)
  • Towel bar for tub
Factors Determining Dog Grooming Tubs Prices

The factors that determine the dog grooming tub prices are;

  • Backsplash

Tubs for grooming dogs typically have different backsplash options:

you can choose the high backsplash to protect the tub walls from long-term damage and daily splashes.

The price of the dog grooming tubs will undoubtedly be determined by the alternatives available.

  • Size

Typically, dog grooming tubs come in various sizes to choose from, depending on the size of your dog.

When compared to grooming tubs for small dogs, the expense of having a big dog would be more. Extra material is required, and a lot of work is spent manufacturing them.

  • Faucet options

There are a variety of flexible, smooth, and lightweight stainless-steel faucets and sprayers to choose from.

It makes it easier to maneuver around large areas because they can easily bend and spray with ease. Each comes with a varied price range to choose from.

  • Corrosion resistance

The material’s corrosion resistance also influences the price of the dog grooming tub.

The cost of dog grooming tubs with a high degree of corrosion resistance will be slightly higher than those with a lower or bad standard of corrosion resistance.

The more expensive dog grooming tubs are more corrosion-resistant. Thus we recommend them if you want the best dog grooming tub.

  • Material

The price will be determined by the quality of the material used to make the dog grooming tub.

The tub will be costly if you use heavy grade stainless steel 304 with gauge 16.

However, the one constructed of aluminum will be less expensive due to the quality. In comparison to aluminum tubs, stainless steel tubs are usually more vital.

  • Durability

Stainless steel dog grooming tubs are excellent if you require a dog grooming tub that will last for many years.

They are typically made of sturdy and lasting metal, but they are expensive.

Aluminum dog grooming tubs, on the other hand, are less durable but less expensive. In general, the durability of the tub determines how much a dog grooming tub cost.

  • Leakproof

Another element that will affect the price of dog grooming tubs is leakproof. Compared to tubs that are not leakproof, leakproof tubs are frequently more expensive.

You will choose what you can afford based on your budget. However, the best dog grooming services are leakproof and of good quality.

  • High impact resistance

It is also another aspect that impacts grooming tub prices.

Dog Grooming Tubs

Dog grooming tubs with high impact resistance tend to cost more than dog grooming tabs with low impact resistance.

  • Chemical resistance

A dog grooming tub with a high standard of chemical resistance will cost more, while one with a level lower chemical resistance will cost less.

This is another essential factor affecting the price.

Grooming Tubs Surface Finishing Options

Generally, there are several options for surface fishing the grooming tube. These include

  • Electroplating surface finishing

A thin layer coating usually is formed on the base during this process.

Typically, this procedure involves sending electrical currents with a positive charge throughout a dilute solution dissolved in metal ions.

While opposite charges, electric signals pass across the coated metallic portion. The most commonly used metals are silver, nickel, tin, copper, and zinc.

It has the benefit of preventing rust and corrosion and improving the aesthetic of the grooming tub.

  • Chemical treatment surface finishing

The chemical reaction produces oxide and sulfide of films in this surface finishing procedure.

Used to preserve the grooming tub and color from the chemical reaction, Producing oxide and sulfide of films in this surface finishing procedure.

Typically used to preserve the grooming tub and color from rusting. It’s one of the best stainless steel surface options for grooming tubs.

  • Anodizing surface finishing

The thickness of the oxide layer on the metal elements of the grooming tub is increased using an electrochemical surface finishing method.

Usually, metal surfaces are changed to a corrosion-resistant, attractive, long-lasting oxide anodic finish.

It is primarily intended for grooming tubs made of aluminum.

  • Powder coating surface finishing

This grooming tub finish is typically applied as a free-flowing, dry powder. It is one of the most cost-effective processes available, and it works with any material.

Powder coating also resists corrosion and rust, is more durable and comes in an almost infinite color palette. It’s a fantastic decorative surface finishing option.

  • Grinding surface finishing

Surface imperfections are eliminated from the metal of the grooming tubs using a grinding wheel in a distinct machining process known as abrasive machining.

It produces a flawless appearance and has the advantage of operating on any metal, although it is less commonly utilized due to its expensive cost.

Grooming Tubs Surface Finishing Options

  • Brushing surface finishing

It entails the application of various types of brushes to increase the quality of the grooming tubs’ surface and produce the intended appearance.

Brushes are usually distinct from coated because they are filamentary, ensuring that the substrate’s surface is not damaged.

Benefits Of Hydraulic Dog Grooming Tub

It has the following benefits.

  • The hydraulic grooming tub has a flexible floor that rises between 8″ to 42″ above the ground, with a 13″ deep tub.
  • Because there is no need for a ramp, dogs usually walk quickly in the tub.
  • The location of a faucet is safely up and out of the way
  • It is contracted with heavy-duty stainless-steel metal 304 types with gauge 16
  • Hydraulic dog grooming tub is a one-piece designed fully welded leak-free
  • It has a high backsplash design that prevents water damage to the tub walls
  • It is large enough for big dogs
  • It is an excellent base because of a durable underframe with bracing
  • It has a tie-down rail that secures animals
  • It has a bathing depth of 13.”
  • It can lift the dogs to the desired heights.

hydraulic dog grooming tub

hydraulic dog grooming tub

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