I have reviewed many books, software packages and tools but I must say it is not often that I come across a book that gets such glowing reviews and endorsements from people who have purchased and implemented its ideas. The book, From Problems to Profits: The Madson Management System for Pet Grooming Businesses, is written by Madeline B. Ogle, PhD. The reader is given the benefit of years of experience as the author describes how she established her thriving, well-renowned pet grooming business.(more…)
The Business Guide to Pet Grooming-2nd Edition by Sam Kohl, provides a very detailed guide on how to set up, run and manage a pet grooming business.
It covers operating a grooming business from home as well as running a grooming business from a salon employing staff.
It is especially good for groomers starting out, wondering what steps need to be taken and how to start making an income. But it is also very informative for seasoned groomers looking to take their business to the next level. (more…)
Have you ever stopped to add up the amount you are spending per year on having your dog groomed professionally? Frightening isn’t it.
Now work out how much that comes to over the term of the average lifespan of a dog.
Yes, that’s right, it’s a figure that you’d rather not know … unless you had an alternative solution to consider.
Well this book, written by a professional groomer, offers just that. It’s an excellent manual that covers DIY dog grooming. It takes you through all the steps needed to be able to manage dog grooming from home. And if you have a dog that is nervous around grooming clippers or hair dryers in a salon then grooming him from home can certainly make a difference to his comfort level.
Grooming Your Dog at Home – The Ultimate Guide(more…)
When you mention dog grooming, many pet owners immediately picture frequent trips to a grooming salon. And of course this might be part of it, especially if you have a long-haired dog, but there are many other tasks that come under the heading of dog grooming.
It is the between-salon grooming that can make a huge difference to your pet’s health, not to mention making it easier for you to share your home with your dog. This is the area that many dog owners overlook or find too difficult to manage given limited amounts of free time.
So in this article, I am bringing to your attention an excellent guide on grooming different breeds. I should point out that this book is especially valuable for professional groomers. Its attention to detail is second to none. But if you are a dog owner with a number of different breeds, or a difficult-to-groom breed, you will also love this book.(more…)