Grooming courses

Learn to groom your own dog

One day training course: £180 6 hours (Lunch provided)

1/2 day training course  £90-  4 hours 

We have a trained team of skilled professionals to teach you how to get started, whether you have little or no experience. Our dog grooming courses aim to provide each student with the necessary training to successfully groom your own dog at home.

Each course is focussed and detailed, this is a must as the health & safety within the dog grooming environment is of the highest priority. We ensure everyone joining in at Bob The Dog receives a full induction and continuous support during & after their course. The tutors primary concern is to train competent and confident  dog grooming stylists, the best way for this is to ensure the salon is well maintained to the highest standard and we keep the numbers low so each student receives the time and attention they need to be the very best they can be.

At Bob The Dog Groom & Learn – We provide a series of courses to fit your needs.

Can be bought as a special gift – Gift vouchers for one day course available online or in store.

Duration 1 x day 10.30 am – 4.30pm  coffee tea & lunch are provided.

The course is designed for you to understand the time, care and work that go into making your dog look and feel neat tidy & well presented.

You will learn how to bath dry brush out your dog properly using specialised  dog shampoo and conditioner, as well as learning the specialised ‘ fluff dry’ technique that makes your dog all soft and fluffy. Your tutor will talk you through the best brushes and combs to use for your pet, as well as the most suitable shampoo for their skin type.

Once your dog is dry & fully brushed out, your tutor will work closely with you preparing your dog for styling. You will learn nail cutting techniques as well as ear cleaning. As well as cleaning the fur between the paw pads.

After lunch, we will focus on the styling of your dog, both you and your tutor will agree on the most suitable style for your dog in line with the breed standard. The style will be applied to your dog both through demonstration and your chance to practice.

Both you and your tutor will work together to achieve the look for your do.

Grooming your own dog can be a wonderful experience, at Bob The Dog we provide a great environment for you and your dog to learn and walk out of the salon with a new skill a skip in your paw.

0117 336 0256