As more consumers groom their pets at home, retailers should ensure that they remain knowledgeable about, and keep their stores stocked with, reliable products.
A lot of time can be wasted in the grooming salon, whether it's from idle chit-chat or late drop-offs/pick-ups. To keep things running smoothly, it's all about increasing efficiency.
Five successful mobile groomers share their motivations and experiences in taking their skills on the road.
To achieve the best bathing results, groomers should be utilizing all the products, techniques and equipment that are available today.
To ensure repeat customers and avoid bad publicity, groomers should make sure their customer service abilities are on point.
It’s important for groomers to understand how skin works in order to protect it while grooming.
A hard and honest look into pet retailers’ battle to drive business to their brick-and-mortar stores in the face of growing competition from e-commerce.
This cut is short enough to be practical while keeping the overall look of the Bichon, making it perfect for dogs that are active in the great outdoors.
Metal comb attachments are so useful, they truly are a professional groomer’s best friend. But you have to know how to use them properly.
There are many potential hazards for groomers that can affect their well being. Awareness and being proactive can help reduce the risk of these hazards turning into something damaging.
This selection of shampoos will freshen and condition coats.
Knowing how to properly handle animals in the salon is imperative to maintaining a successful grooming business.
Caring for a pet’s ears, eyes and nails are important elements of a high-quality groom and require careful attention to detail to ensure overall health.
While the Kerry Blue Terrier may rarely be seen in some salons, being prepared to successfully groom this breed if and when they walk through your door is sure to make you stand out.
As consumers seek safer products for their pets, manufacturers are focusing on creating all-natural grooming solutions.
When it comes to finding the best software for your salon, there are many factors to consider.
How grooming salons set the price of their services could ultimately be the difference between success and failure.
While most Yorkshire terrier owners keep their pet’s coat shorter and more manageable than what can be found in the show ring, these haircuts can still be quite challenging.
As more groomers choose the mobile route for their business, it’s important to keep these tips in mind.
Joe Zuccarello, vice president of sales, marketing and business development for the Paragon School of Pet Grooming (ParagonPetSchool.com), discusses how the Paragon Distance Learning Program is leveraging the latest technology to produce highly skilled grooming professionals.