Maggie’s Dog Cafe, Shop and Salon is located upstairs of Moonee Market Place, Moonee Beach, on Sullivans Road. Maggie’s is owned by young Scottish Couple Stephen, Lisa and their Dog Maggie, they wanted to bring the warmth towards dogs from home to Australia, Maggie’s Dog Café is a unique concept in Australia and is believed to be the only indoor Dog Café in the country! You can take your Dog into the Café with you where your pup can enjoy a, Doggie Beer, a Puppicino or even a Pie whilst their adoring owners can sit back and relax enjoy a cup of Coffee and something to eat. Your pup is even welcome to sit on the sofas
with you and this café is definitely all about the dogs!
There is something new and interesting to look at in all parts of the café from looking into the Dog Grooming Salon through a large glass wall, browse the shop or admire the local artwork on the wall.
Maggie’s also provides Dog Grooming Services from a simple Bath to Blueberry Facials and Stylish Haircuts. They have also just built a Doggy Day Care with five Beach Shack Airconditioned Bedrooms, so if you need to pop into the shops or if you are here on
holidays and want to go for a day trip then you have a safe place to leave your pup!
Everyone is welcome at Maggie’s even if you don’t have a dog!
We can’t wait to see you soon at Maggie’s!
The Maggie’s Team
Director & Head Groomer
Lisa has worked with animals her whole working life from being a marine mammal specialist, to working in Zoos and as a veterinary nurse to now a Pet Stylist. Lisa began pet styling 5 years ago after studying at the grooming school Australia. Lisa is now an award-winning pet stylist and is featured on Channel7’s Pooch Perfect. Lisa’s favourite styles include Terrier hand strips and breed specific styling.
Director & Café Store Manager
Stephen came up with the concept of Maggie’s, husband to Lisa who runs the Dog Spa and Dad of Boss Maggie and her little brother Dougie. Stephen is famous for his fabulous coffees and he’s also a fan of chatting. He is famous for his dog treat recipes, which can be found online and in store, Stephen is a true foodie and comes up with lots of new ideas for our cafe menu and doggie treats!
Paige came to work for Maggie’s from the UK where she was the salon manager of a large chain store. Paige has around 6 years pet styling experience and has a great love of dogs. Paige’s speciality is Fluffy Teddy Bear Styles.
Lauren was Lisa’s first trainee and Maggie’s longest employee, Lisa saw great potential in Lauren as a pet stylist and she has achieved so much in the two and a half years she has worked as a pet stylist, Lauren has also done training at the grooming school Australia and achieved a first place in her first grooming competition! Lauren has a great sense of calmness and fun with the dogs, Lauren loves to style Oodles’ of all shapes and sizes!
Kylie has just joined our team; she has great customer service as she was a hairdresser in her own business for many years! Kylie has recently just completed her Certificate 3 in Pet Styling with award-winning stylist Naomi Conroy, from Dogue in Bondi. She also is mum to a gorgeous Boxer named Sydney.
Eden is our salon assistant and dog stylist trainee; she will pamper your pups with their bath and blow-dries. Eden is mum to Maggie a Groodle and Otis a Sharpei! She is also a professional pet photographer, has studied canine naturopathy and is now studying canine nutritional health, so she’s a fantastic addition to our team!
Louise has worked for Maggie’s since the very beginning. She has recently had a break to be a Mum to her beautiful baby boy Parker and we’re lucky she’s returned to work part time with us. Louise grew up with dogs and horses and she is a true dog lover. She can’t wait until she can get her first family dog for Parker. She’s also pretty good at whipping up some ol’ fashioned scones for the café… yum!
Elli has worked at Maggie’s for two years and everyone loves Elli! She has great energy and larger than life personality. With fantastic customer services skills and creativity in the kitchen, Elli is a great staff member at Maggie’s. Did we mention… she LOVES dogs!
Lara has a work ethic like we have never seen before. With fantastic customer service and a true love for dogs, she is the perfect employee for Maggie’s! She owns two gorgeous Cavoodles, Roxy and Cleo! You will find Lara at Maggie’s on Saturdays and during School holidays.
Jordan is one of our Cafe Juniors. She gets super excited for work on a Saturday to spend time with all the dogs at Maggie’s Dog Café. You’ll often find her in the play pens during our play dates taking photos of all the dogs.