Pet Grooming Program

Learn to Become a Pet Groomer

Develop the gentle grooming skills that will make dogs and cats ask for you by name!


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Curriculum – What You'll Learn

ABC offers a multi-sensory Certified Pet Grooming Program. Learn the essential techniques, methods and gentle grooming behaviors required to create a more relaxed grooming experience for all.

The ABC Pet Groomer Program is extensive and includes 100 hours of hands-on training with an ABC-approved professional groomer.

Includes 40-piece Grooming Tool Kit
  • Stage 1 – Introduction to Grooming
  • Stage 2 – A Groomer's Toolbox
  • Stage 3 – Health & Safety
  • Stage 4 – Cat Grooming
  • Stage 5 – Dog Grooming Details
  • Stage 6 – Bathing, Brushing, and Drying
  • Stage 7 – Clipper Use and Scissor Control
  • Stage 8 – Breed Profiles and Mixed-Breed Styling
  • Stage 9 – Career Building Skills for the Professional Pet Groomer
  • Stage 10 – Hands-On Externship and Pet CPR and First Aid Certification
  • Stage 11 – Final Exam & Graduation

Affordable Tuition – An Investment in Your Future

Tuition ranges from $3,995 $3,795 USD to $5,995 USD depending on the payment options you qualify for. 100% financing available with $0 down to qualified individuals. Please contact us directly at 1-800-795-3294 to discuss eligibility requirements and payment arrangements customized to fit your needs.

Locations in All 50 States and Every Canadian Province

ABC is a viable option for students anywhere in the United States and Canada. That's because ABC has hundreds of instructional partner facilities nationwide and throughout Canada. Click here for the location nearest you or call 1-800-795-3294 and speak with an admissions counselor directly.

Bring the Classroom to Your Living Room

Our unique course combines the flexibility of home study coupled with invaluable hands-on training experience at a real-life grooming facility. Training for your new career has never been more convenient!

Get Started Today

Your training can begin immediately as programs are tailored to each individual student. A pet grooming career is so much more than clipping and bathing – it's about improving the lives of dogs and cats, one haircut at a time. Changing your life is just a phone call away - Call us today!

Excellent Income – Get Paid for Doing What You Love

According to the American Pet Products Association, pet expenditures increased by over 5% in 2011, topping over $50 billion for the first time. Pet owners are pampering their pets more than ever.

Contact Us for Free Information or to Enroll Today

Call us directly at 1-800-795-3294 and launch your new career in as little as 12 months.

Grooming Course Catalog

The catalog includes general information about the school, the school's policies and its Mission Statement. Please click here to review the Course Catalog.