You can do studying online, but you
have to have a place you can do grooming like a bathroom,
laundry-room, garage, etc. Because no matter what "anyone" tells you
you "cannot" learn to groom online! You "must" have hands on
You get dogs by putting an ad in the news paper, putting fliers up,
telling friends and so on. You can say you are a groomer in
training and you will groom for free in exchange for experience.
Some humane society and shelters will let you groom the dogs.
Students are required to groom 35 dogs take before and after
pictures of their work and write a report on how they groomed each
dog. There is an open book (all the answer are in the book).
There is no set time to complete the course or set studying time per
day. The course is a go at your own pace. Everyone learns at a
different speed, but the average time is about three months. I've
had student complete this course in four weeks and others six
No tools or supplies are included. Wholesale catalogs are included
are included with your course. The cost will be around cost $700.00.
You do not have to buy them all at one time, but you will need them
to complete the course.
This grooming course also includes designer dogs, mixed
breeds, and cat grooming (optional).
Ten DVDs, charts,
wholesale catalogs, sample ribbon and more
"When you complete this course you will
know the correct way to groom any breed dog or cat"
The Unique One of a Kind Books
Training Manual covers over 180
breeds.The illustrations, diagrams and actual
photos assist in your learning. This book total over 300
- Groomers Journal - filled with hundreds of tips &
short cuts supplied by over 40 experienced groomers. This
book total over 200 pages.
- You can do some of your work online, because you have to
do hands on training to learn how to groom correctly.
Some of what is included
- Complete directions on All Breed Dog Grooming.
- What to do before and after bathing. Bathing, ear
cleaning/hair removal, nail cutting, anal sacs, and safety
procedures and handling.
- Pests and how to control them.
- Skin problems. When to see their vet.
- How to operate and maintain tools and equipment. What
tools are available and what they are use for.
- 10 DVDs - Ten DVDs: Showing how to groom the most
commonly groomed breeds, and safety measures you need to
- Books on CD - Adobe Acrobat (to read the books on CD).
Paper books are an extra charge.
- Training Manual with - At a Glance Diagrams - extremely
easy to follow. Includes all the newest trends and designer