Quantcast
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Equipment & Supplies

Superior Suds

Professional pet stylists know that a great groom begins with an effective bath. With this in mind, Grooming Business offers a roundup of some of the top shampoos and conditioners on the professional market.

Shear Perfection

Shears can be a dog groomer’s best friend, but they should have the right fit with an ergonomic design in order to make the cut.

Better Brushing

Finding brushes and combs that are right not only for a canine client’s coat, but also for a pet stylist’s comfort and budget, will play an important role in producing a high-quality groom.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »The Grooming Table

The German Trim on a Standard Poodle

The German Trim can be the perfect low-maintenance option for Standard Poodles whose owners are looking for a bit more style than can be provided by a complete shave down.

A Westie-Inspired Mixed Breed

Thinking out of the box when grooming mixed breeds—as demonstrated here on Shay, a Poodle-Pomeranian mix—can be a great alternative to cookie-cutter puppy cuts.

The Shih Tzu/Poodle Mix

Finding the right coat length for a pet that is prone to matting will result in a groom that is not only aesthetically appealing, but also practical for both the pet owner and stylist.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Featured Articles

A Natural Philosophy

As demand for natural pet grooming continues to soar, groomers insist that the quality of a pet’s experience is just as important as the ingredient lists on the products they use.

Elevated Decision Making

Finding a grooming table that meets all of a pet stylist’s needs and preferences is essential and can only be accomplished by considering all of the options available.

Education Drives Innovation at SuperZoo

Doug Poindexter, president of the World Pet Association, discusses the wide range of educational opportunities that retailers will find at this year’s edition of SuperZoo in Las Vegas.

The Best of Both Worlds

Bobbi Panter, owner of Bobbi Panter Pet Products, discusses her recent partnership with Antwan André Patton, better known as Big Boi from the hip-hop duo Outkast.

Natural Pest Solutions

Manufacturers in the natural flea and tick solutions category are prioritizing alternatives to chemical ingredients.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Grooming Basics

Focusing on Felines

A growing population of cats and a customer base that is willing to pay a premium for knowledgeable and trustworthy pet care professionals make this the perfect time to add cat-grooming services.

Nail Care Basics

Ensuring proper nail care and health is an important aspect of the grooming process and involves much more than simply trimming off the excess.

Comprehensive Check-In Procedures

The right check-in process in the salon will go a long way in reveal much about a furry client's overall health.

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Details Released About New Professional Grooming Standards

The Professional Pet Groomers & Stylists Alliance unveiled new standards for the grooming industry at this year’s Groom Expo.

At a Good Clip

Mastering the use of comb attachments and proven clipper shortcuts can be key to more efficient grooming with great-looking results.
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Business and Marketing

A Natural Philosophy

As demand for natural pet grooming continues to soar, groomers insist that the quality of a pet’s experience is just as important as the ingredient lists on the products they use.

Pricing Success

To ensure their businesses stay profitable, grooming salon owners and operators must learn how to figure out a fair approach to pricing their services.

Measuring Success

There are many ways to determine whether or not a business venture is successful, and they all depend on the honest and accurate perspective of the entrepreneur.

Braving the Challenges

While 2015 turned out to be another solid year for most professional groomers, there are indications that many businesses still face significant hurdles.

join us on social media

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

May 2016

Today

  • Sun
  • Mon
  • Tue
  • Wed
  • Thu
  • Fri
  • Sat
01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 01 02 03 04
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Popular Articles

Grooming the Fearful Dog

Changing the grooming interaction into a pleasant and relaxed experience can go a long way in creating a positive change in anxious canine clients.

Ear Care 101

Regular, proper maintenance of a pet’s ears is essential in protecting it from painful and dangerous infections.

The Power of Positive Reinforcement

Working together with the owners of canine clients on cooperative care and husbandry skills will help in fostering a less-stressful grooming process.

Wag’n Tails Introduces Dyna Groom Van

Wag’n Tails has introduced the Dyna Groom mobile pet grooming van, the company’s second new model in the past 12 months.

Building a Better Business Plan

Whether they are launching, maintaining or expanding their enterprise, grooming business owners must have clear goals in place for their business, as well as a roadmap for how to reach their intended destination.

Grooming Business Online Survey

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Viewpoints

Room for Growth

Many groomers are missing an opportunity to drive their businesses to new heights by embracing the natural/holistic movement.

Navigating the Course

Grooming business owners with a good plan are much more likely to stay in business than someone who is doing very little research and development.

New Leadership, Same Mission

Mike Bober, the new president and CEO of the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council, discusses how the organization will continue to address the legislative and regulatory challenges facing the pet industry.

The New Age of Advertising

Groomers across the country are weighing the value of digital marketing compared to that of traditional advertising.

Who Knows a Dog Better?

Groomers who go a step beyond are the ones who will truly develop a bond with their customers.