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Dog Grooming – Introduction for Dog Owners



Type of study





Sparsholt College, SO21 2NF


09:30 - 16:00

Course Status

Please note our intakes for the 2022/23 academic year are now full,
applications for the 2023/24 intake will open in Summer 2023. To register your
interest for the new prospectus, please email
and we will notify you via email once applications open for the 2023/24 academic
year in Summer 2023.

What will I learn?

This course is for those who want to learn how to groom their own pet dogs, or are considering a change of career and want a taster. For this fully practical course, you will need to bring your own dog and you will learn about choice and use of equipment, clipping, handstripping, styling and additional tasks e.g. nail clipping and ear cleaning.

All courses run on a Saturday.

Entry Requirements

Your dog will need to have sufficient hair growth for you to either clip or hand strip the coat, to gain the full benefit of the course.

As you will be bringing your own dog, please ensure you have an up-to-date vaccination card; please bring this with you on the day.