Classes Only 3 Days a Week!
Classes meet on on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm-10pm in Greenwood, Indiana in the Center Grove area. The program is 144-hours long and lasts for 12 weeks.
Use the Latest Grooming Technology!
You will learn with the same or better equipment used in shops today. Your tool kit includes top of the line name-brand items.
Meet the Instructors!
Instructor, Corryne Smith has been grooming dogs for over 10 years. Her experience ranges from working at big corporate salons to small salons to boarding and training facilities.
Her love of animals has been life-long and stems from her childhood; she grew with up with Great Pyrenees that her family bred.She has always had a passion for working with dogs and has worked in the animal care industry for much of her life. Her first job was at 14 working on a farm. She also grew up a 4-H member showing pigs, horses, cattle and chickens. Corryne also works closely with different rescue organizations and currently has seven rescued dogs of her own which include a Dachshund, Rottweiler, Terrier mix, Shih-tzu and 3 Chihuahuas in addition to 2 cats.
She strives to make the grooming experience as stress-free as possible. She believes it is a must to have a great deal of patience and trust, as well as the ability to read dogs' body language. She has had a great amount of success in grooming pets without using any form of sedation. Clients have told her that she has a special knack for working with dogs that other groomers turn away.
She takes great pride in her work and is very much a Quality over Quantity type of groomer. She keeps up to date on the latest grooming trends, equipment, and products by attending trade shows and seminars. A big part of being a professional groomer is knowing what products can help get the look and feel that clients want. Corryne is a believer that there is always something new to learn in the grooming industry and strives to learn new ways to keep your dogs happy and healthy.
With Corryne's experience and knowledge, she will be able to prepare any student wanting to become a professional dog groomer.
Instructor, Brittany White has been grooming for over 11 years. She began her career by being a bather at Petsmart. She then started attending the Grooming School of Indiana in 2010, and then being employed through U Dirty Dawg.
She has worked for both family owned businesses, and corporations. Brittany specializes in cat grooming, but also loves to groom dogs. Her dream has always been to teach others the art of dog grooming.
Brittany has always had a love for animals, and her first time in the pet industry was a volunteer job at a local pet store at age 11. She has handled, bred, and cared for many different types of animals throughout her life. Currently she has 2 children, 3 cats, a chihuahua, a snake, and fish.