Barb Hoover and Helen Schaefer Event Image, The Academy of Pet Careers

  Grooming The Dog On Your Table Expert Grooming Tips and Adapting to the Pet on Your Table The reality of grooming is that the majority of our clients are pet dogs, not show dogs with perfect structure and coats. Many of them have some behavioral issues as well. Barb will discuss why some dogs…

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Pet Career School Open House, The Academy of Pet Careers

We invite all pet lovers to join us for our Pet Career School Open House showing the different career paths available at The Academy of Pet Careers.   Join us to learn more about our hands-on programs, class schedule, job placement, online business course, housing, and…   …enter to win $5,000 towards tuition!   Presentation…

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Dog demonstrating what an all over trim looks like in dog grooming

It is important for dog groomers to know how to make all over trims look good, despite not having much fur to work with. Even if a dog is being trimmed short due to matting, we should try to make the trim look cute. Here are some helpful hints.   Fluff Drying All Over Trims…

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State Licensing Image, The Academy of Pet Careers

Many states in the USA are looking into requiring licensing for groomers and for trainers. What is driving this perceived need for licensing? Owners want their dogs to be safe when they’re dropped off with the groomer, trainer, or other pet professional.   Many of these states started off with a story of an injury,…

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Olga Zabelinskaya Asian Fusion Grooming Event Image

  Asian Fusion Grooming Learn all about the art of Asian Fusion Grooming and techniques for internationally renowned, Olga Zabelinskaya. About Olga Zabelinskaya Olga Zabelinskaya is Nationally and Internationally Certified Master Groomer. She has groomed competitively throughout the U.S. since 2004 and has multiple “Best in Show” and “Best All-Around Groomer” wins as well as…

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Heather Roozee, Hand Stripping, The Academy of Pet Careers

  Hand Stripping Class Hands on $125 OR Observing $75 spots available. One hour lunch. Bring your hand-stripping dog and a table for the hands-on spot! Observing, bring notebook for notes! About Heather Roozee Heather Roozee has been competing in grooming contests since 2005. She is a multiple Best in Show Winner, including(2x) the prestigious…

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The Grooming Professors, Love Groomers, The Academy of Pet Careers

  Judy Hudson and Chris Pawlosky Let the Grooming Professors take you through the steps that will make you love what you do with Chris Pawlosky and Judy Hudson. Are you getting the most out of tub time? We will share secrets that will lead you to the perfect bath. We will talk about the…

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Canine Conditioning Workshop, Fitness With Fido, The Academy of Pet Careers

  By Fitness With Fido This 2 hr Canine Conditioning Workshop will be focusing on the dogs! We all go thru a range of exercises geared towards dogs to raise body awareness for the front & rear limbs, as well as their stabilizer muscles. We will work with a variety of equipment like the klimb,…

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