About Us
How We Got Started ...

How We Got Started ...

Metro Pet Spa is veterinary owned & operated.  Metro Pet Spa was created with your pet's health and well being in mind. We are an eco-friendly company dedicated to preserving our precious planet to make a better place for our furry friends. Veterinary-owned and operated, we are the first and only in this geographical location to offer luxurious spa services for your dog.  Join us for a unique and relaxing spa experience for your pet. We specialize in luxurious spa treatments for dogs including: Body scrubs, hair & skin treatments, special spa packages, pedicures & paw treatments, facials, massages, and much more.  All of our products are natural and very safe & therapeutic to the well being of your pet.  We also offer doggie day care supervised by staff certified in Red Cross CPR & first aid.

Luxurious Spa Services at Affordable Prices: We make it affordable to treat your little prince or princess to something special.  A more frequently groomed pet is a healthier one - less mats, healthier skin, less shedding, and gorgeous hair.  Join Club Spa Paw for exceptional grooming discounts, priority appointment booking, private Sunday appointments, and much more. Visit our website for additional details.

Meet the Staff!

Meet the Staff!

Michelle - K9 Fit Club® Master Trainer & Lead Pet Stylist
Michelle joined Dr. Rainey in 2012 to focus efforts in opening Metro Pet Spa in Montebello. Michelle has been grooming cats & dogs since the age of 14.  She has worked in the veterinary field for 7 years as a veterinary technician. She then accepted a position as an Animal Control Officer with the City of Los Angeles where she achieved the rank of Lieutenant/Animal Shelter Manager.  She remained with Los Angeles Animal Services for a total of 12 years and then accepted a position as a Deputy Director with Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care & Control, one of the largest and most progressive animal control agencies in the US. She was in charge of the volunteer program, the animal cruelty prosecution team, the disaster & emergency animal rescue division, the animal licensing division, and served as the Department's Public Information Officer.  Michelle served as Deputy Director for nearly six years, before retiring and refocussing all efforts to open Metro Pet Spa in Montebello where she now acts as the lead pet stylist. 


Dr. Rainey - Veterinarian & K9 Fit Club® Master Trainer
Dr. Rainey joined Michelle in 2012 to focus efforts in opening Metro Pet Spa in Montebello. Dr. Rainey graduated Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine 1997. She went into Clinical Practice in Montebello California while also being a  Public Health Veterinarian with Los Angeles County Department Health Services. During tenure with LA County Veterinary Public Health Rabies Control Program, Dr. Rainey conducted and paraticipated in many Community Outreach projects and programs. In 2005, Dr. Rainey joined Los Angeles Department of Animal Services as a Shelter Veterinarian and also served as Chief Veterinarian. During this time period, she participated and orchestrated many community events, received two accommodations, and facilitated the relocation of dogs from the Hurricane Katrina area to Los Angeles. In 2007, Dr. Rainey returned to Clinical Practice in the South Bay Area of Torrance, Montebello, East  Los Angeles , West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, and Culver City. Dr. Rainey always wanted to make a place for dogs to have a chance to get cleaned, groomed, pampered, general health care issues addressed, play, and relax. So, in 2012, Metro Pet Spa was founded.