Jennifer Phillips April

How To Start a Dog Grooming Business

  If you’re like a lot of dog lovers, you’ve thought about working with animals. Maybe you’ve already worked as a dog bather, dog walker, or pet groomer and want to open a dog grooming business. It could be a smart move. Pet grooming is a fast-growing segment of the $95.7 billion dollar pet industry. […]

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Mobile Dog Groomer Shares Tips for Success (And How to Come Back from COVID)

  Mobile dog grooming vans are convenient for their clientele. It’s a personalized service that saves the client time, reduces stress for some dogs, and may even be more sought after in the post-COVID time due to less interaction. As a dog groomer, if you’re thinking about transitioning into a dog grooming van, there’s a […]

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How Groomers Can Prepare For Dog Grooming Competitions

  While most dog groomers are familiar with classic “Best in Show” events like Westminster, dog grooming competitions are less well-known in the industry. Classic dog shows are full of poised pups judged on their adherence to breed regulations. However, grooming competitions put a greater emphasis on criteria like balance, structure, and finish of the […]

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One Groomer’s Tips for Handling a Nervous Dog

  “You Can Lead That Dog into Bravery” Every pet groomer has encountered nervous dogs during their grooming career. As you know that nervousness shows up in so many ways. Some shake and whimper. Others are aggressive or “go flat” on the table. If you’ve been a pet groomer for any amount of time, you’ve […]

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