Earn Extra Income… Learn How to Groom Friends, Family and Your Own Dog at Home as a Hobby Groomer!

Learn how to groom your dog from start to finish including K-9 Psychology, bathing, brushing, and styling with a focus on safety to create an enjoyable experience for you and your dog.

What you’ll learn… 30 hours total

Confidence to groom your dog at home with an understanding of K-9 behavior modification (It’s magic – your friends and neighbors will call you ‘The dog whisperer’), safe grooming techniques, proper tool use to keep you and your dog safe, and how to make the process enjoyable for you and the dog.

The Tools:

You’ll receive all the tools you’ll need to get started…

Equipment Package Includes:

25 High-Quality Tools

  • Andis One Speed Clipper
    • (1) – #10 clipper blades
    • (1) – #7F clipper blades
    • (1) – #7F clipper blades
    • (1) – #5F clipper blade
  • Medium-size nail clipper
  • Hemostats
  • Psychology: “Cesar’s Way”
  • Cooling Tile
  • Clipper Case
  • Guard Comb Set (4)
  • Straight Shears
  • Curved Shears
  • Thinning Shears
  • Metal Comb med/fine
  • De-matting Slicker
  • Medium Soft Slicker
  • 3 leads

Once the student has taken possession of the toolkit, $1,500 is non-refundable (after the 3-day cooling-off period.) The toolkit is the student’s property and responsibility. Free equipment is based on the entire package paid in full. USPG is not liable for lost, stolen, or damaged equipment.

Hobby Groomer Training

Includes Equipment Package

Registration fee for Hobby Groomer Course:
Class Tuition & Equipment Package:
K9 & Equine Behavior Class:
$910 Free
Equipment Package:
$400 Free
Total: $1,500
Pre-enrollment form

K-9 & Equine Psychology Learning Center

FREE K-9 and Equine Psychology Class – get an in-depth understanding of Behavior Modification

Four fun-filled sessions… Monday thru Wednesday 5-8pm, Saturday 12-4pm, weather permitting.

Day 1: Foundation
Decoding the Universal Language all animals share. This class is about the “why”. Understanding dog language and how to fulfill their instinctual needs.
Day 2: Simple no-nonsense, easy to follow tips and tools
K-9 Language 101 Attendees are shocked with how simple it is to make immediate adjustments to frustrating behaviors in their canine companions. Introduction to understanding equine instinct and language.
Day 3: Hands-On workshop for you and your dog! (Bring your dog)

Working with our horses will help you become aware of your own energy.

Day 4: Hands on equine experience! Saturday 12-4, weather permitting.
  • Guaranteed to blow your mind!
  • Interact on an instinctual level and understand horse language

Family friendly indoor opportunity to interact with a variety of unique horses, ponies, and an EXTREMELY rare Zorse ( mom is a horse, dad is an African Zebra).

Equine clinic is located at 1912 West Ridgeline Rd, Stockton UT 84070
(Behind residence, in the large tan barn with a brown roof).

Regular price $655 per person, FREE to Hobby Class Attendees plus their guest – a $910 value!

Week 2: Monday thru Friday 5-8:30pm

Bring the same dog for all 5 days of class. Should have hair long enough to groom and cannot be aggressive!

Day 5:
  • K-9 Anatomy
  • Practice behavior modification techniques with your dog.
  • Clip and dremel nails
  • Safe and comfortable de-matting technique, brush and coat comb-out.
Day 6 &7:
  • Clipper and blade care
  • Correct and safe use of equipment
  • Clip body and legs
Day 8:
  • Safety and control while bathing
  • Safety and comfort when using a high velocity dryer
  • Ear care; ear evaluation, hair removal and cleaning
Day 9:
  • Styling head, ears and tail
  • Finish work
Pre-enrollment form