Dog Skin Conditions and Allergic Irritations to Fleas & Food

Dog Skin Conditions and Allergic Irritations to Fleas & Food

I would wager that, like me, you have battled a skin problem with at least one dog in your time either as a pet owner or groomer. And more than likely, you have encountered the problem with many puppies and adult dogs over the years. Yes, dog allergies can be a huge...

How I Won the Year-Long Battle with My Dog’s Hairstyle

Before I got Obi, I spent a long time researching the type of dog I wanted. While size, color, and breed varied, they all had one thing in common: short hair. But when the cutest Maltese I’d ever seen ended up at our local pound, I couldn’t resist. I, too, have long...
Melissa’s Story: The Many Paths to Professional Grooming

Melissa’s Story: The Many Paths to Professional Grooming

Share | Tweet | print | email Certified Master Groomer Melissa Verplank describes her own unique path to a career in grooming and the importance of the motto: Education is Everything! Do you aspire to be a professional dog groomer? Check out www.ParagonPetSchool.com...
How to Be a Great Pet Parent

How to Be a Great Pet Parent

The dogs that attend grooming salons are pets that usually come from nice homes. Providing the right home environment for a dog is paramount to his/her health and well-being. However, as dog lovers and pet groomers, it’s difficult to swallow the following statistics....