Learn to groom your own dog. Bring your dog and learn how to groom, 9am - 3pm. Dogs must be over 6 months and be of good behaviour for you to learn.
We have had 4 dogs over the years and I have always groomed them myself. With the cost of groomers now charging around 50.00 or more, and most dogs require clipping about every 3-4 months, those dollars add up! Grooming your own dogs) will save you so much money. This guide will help you learn how to groom your own dog, and if you are already grooming your dog yourself, perhaps you will benefit from my tips. Per dog, plan to spend about 2 hours, not including bathing. I am a novice at this pretty much, and for both dogs it takes me about an hour and ahalf per dog. That is dealing wih not too long a hair to start. Don't aim for perfect. Getting the hang of it might take you some time. Be patient with yourself - you can do this!
I’ve always wanted to learn to groom my dog from home but I never knew where to learn. Have you ever considered how to groom your dog at home? After months of Internet research and talking to colleagues in the pet industry, the options came down to attending a school in person, watching and reading things online related to dog grooming, and/or partaking in a qualified home study training program.
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Whether for personal dog grooming training needs or to begin a dog grooming shop of your own, you won't be disappointed with this dog grooming college. Loads of materials and learning available at Groomadog Academy. So, let's get started in our relaxed atmosphere, field trips, grooming seminars and finally - Off To The Dog Shows!Learn To Groom Your Dog will teach you as much, or as little, as you want to learn about grooming your own dog. Private lessons are given at your home, in the grooming van. It's like having your own private dog grooming school in your driveway! No distractions, all the focus is on you and your dog. The private lessons are custom designed to fit your individual dog's grooming needs, your abilities and what you wish to learn. Some clients will only need one lesson to learn how to perform a basic bath and brush out, how to clip nails, clean ears and express glands etc., and others may need a few lessons to learn to clip and scissor their dogs to their breed standard (such as a Schnauzer or Poodle), Some clients may also wish to learn how to "tidy" their dogs between groomings (brush outs, nail trims, trim around eyes, mouth, private areas and paws) in order for them to go longer between professional groomings. Have you ever wanted to learn how to keep your dog’s coat in optimal condition in between professional groomings? Have you wanted to groom your dog on your own & avoid having to bring your dog to the groomers every 6-8 weeks? Our certified groomers can teach you how to groom your individual dog on your own. We will give you a detailed list of equipment that you will need and products specifically for your dog’s skin & coat. We will teach you handling methods so you feel confident in safely grooming your dog. Plus each session is a personalized & hands on grooming experience that you can use at home to groom your best friend.After successful completion of our dog grooming course, you’ll become an Animal Behavior College Certified Pet Groomer (ABCPG). Receiving your dog groomer certification shows employers you’ve learned the fundamentals of pet grooming and you’re serious about a career as a dog groomer. Taking the time to pursue your dog grooming certification may work in your favor when applying for animal jobs or even starting your own dog grooming business.