Three Years in a Row: Groomer’s Choice Pet Products Renews Gold-level Sponsorship for Animal Behavior College’s Grooming Instruction Program
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Angela Peña, Director of Media and Public Relations
|Santa Clarita, Calif., June 29, 2015—Animal Behavior College (ABC) today announced that for the third consecutive year Groomer’s Choice Pet Products (Groomer’s Choice) has renewed its Gold-level sponsorship for the school’s certified Grooming Instruction Program. The renewal is effective immediately.
“At Groomer’s Choice our top priority is providing robust, educational platforms to the professional grooming industry,” said Tim Ryan, vice president of Groomer’s Choice. “We are very pleased and excited to again partner and sponsor ABC’s Grooming Instruction Program. Steve and his team at ABC are delivering highly educated and passionate professionals into our industry and increasing the quality of services provided to pets and pet parents.”
“Groomer’s Choice has and continues to be a devoted partner and sponsor of ABC, and we are proud of our alliance with them and appreciate their dedication to professional groomer education,” said Steven Appelbaum, president and CEO of Animal Behavior College. “Groomer’s Choice produces and distributes high quality products, which gives our graduates and mentors some of the best product choices available in the industry.”
In addition to significant product discounts, the sponsorship also offers ABC graduates and alumni discounted access to Groomer’s Choice Super Styling Sessions presented by Jay Scruggs and Sue Zecco. These sessions, which are conveniently held all across the U.S., provide opportunities for participants to enhance their skills and learn the latest grooming techniques and trends that help them to remain competitive in the fast-growing industry.
A manufacturer and distributor of professional pet grooming products, Groomer’s Choice has provided groomers with a complete range of products for more than 16 years. The Sioux Falls, S.D. company’s products include but are not limited to clippers, dryers, apparel and shears as well as care items, flea-and- tick merchandise, healthcare products, veterinary supplies and equipment.
As pet ownership continues to increase, so has the demand for grooming professionals. There is an estimated 80,000 to 120,000 pet groomers in the U.S., which also includes bathers and assistants, according to PetGroomer.com. To date, ABC has certified more than 1,400 professional groomers through its pet grooming program.
In addition to pet grooming, ABC offers certifications through its Dog Obedience Program and Veterinary Assistant Program. The school offers Continuing Education Programs on relevant pet career topics, including, cat management and training, pet nutrition, pet massage, pet sitting and dog walking, training shelter dogs and the art of selling and teaching private lessons.
For more information about Animal Behavior College, visit the website at www.AnimalBehaviorCollege.com/info info or call 1-800-795-3294. To learn more about Groomer’s Choice Pet Products, visit www.GroomersChoice.com.