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Courtesy listing of grooming schools around the country.

Wag’n Tails cannot endorse the schools listed below.  We’ve merely put together this list for your convenience.

Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

It’s a Dog’s World Grooming School
1855 W. Greenway Rd. Ste. 1111
Phoenix, AZ 85023
(602) 493-3647
www.itsadogsworld.org

It’s a Dog’s World Grooming School
13644 N 75th Ave. Ste 102
Peoria, AZ 85381
(623) 412-3647
www.itsadogsworld.org

The Petstop School of Dog Grooming
5110 N Dysart Rd. Ste A-174
Litchfield Park, AZ 85340
(623) 547-0255
www.petstopgrooming.com

Arkansas

California

American Grooming Academy
Temecula Creek Village Center
31285 – 31333 Temecula Parkway (formerly Highway 79 S)
Temecula CA 92592
(888) 550-9274
www.americangroomingacademy.com

John Paul Pet Grooming School
32861 Camino Capistrano Ste E & F
San Juan Capistano, CA 92675
(855) 577-7669 ext. 105
www.johnpaulpetschool.com

O.C. Academy Of Pet Styling
145 W Whiting Ave
Fullerton, CA 92832
(714) 883-3440
www.ocacademyofpetstyling.net

San Diego Grooming Academy
3805 Utah St.
San Diego, CA 92104
(619) 452-2366
www.sdgroomingacademy.com

Allen’s Academy of Dog Grooming
3910 East Morse Rd
Lodi, CA 95240
(209) 607-6222
www.allenspetresort.com

Cal –A-Hi Dog Grooming School
2653 Bechelli Lane
Redding, CA 96002
(530) 343-1554

West Paw
1512 Barton Rd.
Redlands, CA 92373
(909) 748-7779
www.westpaw.com

International Grooming School
3211 West Lincoln Ave
Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 826-1640

Dog Lovers Career Training
5702 So. Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323)298-8811
www.dogloverscentral.com

Styling Pet Academy of The West
17435 Imperial Hwy. Suite D
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
(714) 572-1345
www.stylingpetacademy.com

Colorado

Central Bark Academy of Pet Grooming
1621 W Canal Circle #109
Littleton, CO 80120
(303) 730-1001
www.centralbark.com

Classy Pet Grooming School

1542 W Eisenhower, Blvd
Loveland, CO 80537
(970) 667-7632
www.classypetgroomingschool.com

Dogs Own Grooming School
224 E. 29th St.
Loveland, CO 80538
(970) 663-3647
www.dogsowngroomingsalon.com

Connecticut

Connecticut K-9 Education Center
239 Maple Hill Ave
Newington, CT 06111
(860)-666-4646
www.ctk9.com

Delaware

Florida

Institute of Technical Arts
493 Semoran Blvd.
Casselberry, FL 32707
(407) 869-7387
www.myITA.edu
Email: info@myITA.edu

Merryfield School of Pet Grooming
5040 NE 13th Ave
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33334
(800) 361-4548
www.merryfieldschool.com

Academy of Animal Arts inc.
13890 Walsingham Road
Largo, FL 33774
(866) 517-9546
www.academyofanimalarts.com

Cashmere Academy of Pet Grooming
520 East New Haven Ave.
Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 733-4484
www.cashmereacademy.com

Florida Academy of Pet Grooming
4570 Chumuckla Hwy
Pace, FL 32571
(850) 994-0063
www.petgroomingschool.net

Pet’s Playground Grooming School
1296 N Federal Hwy
Pompano Beach, FL 33062
(954) 782-4994
www.petsplayground.com

Pet’s Playground Grooming School
326 State Rd. 7
Margate, FL 33062
(954) 782-4994
www.petsplayground.com

Star Academy for Pet Stylists, Inc
2201 SE Indian St C-6
Stuart, FL 34997(772) 221-9330
www.apbico.com

Tampa Bay Area Pet Academy
4707 West Gandy Blvd Ste. 3
Tampa, FL 33611
(813) 805-0030
www.tbapetgroomingacademy.com

Real World School of Dog Grooming
116 Patricia Ave.
Dunedin, FL 34698
(727) 385-6718

Golden Paws II Pet Styling Academy
6900 Congress Avenue
Boca Raton, FL 33487
(561) 999-3019

Georgia

Graywood Academy of Pet Care Design, LLC
22 Jefferson PlaceNewman, GA
(770) 683-7233

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Academy of Dog Grooming Arts
1742 West Algonquin Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(847) 454-7300 or (800) 333-9034
www.academyofdoggrooming.com

Great Lakes Academy of Pet Styling
12324 W 143rd St
Homer Glen, IL 60441
(708) 301-7877
www.greatlakesacademy.biz

La Best, Inc.
4933 Indian Hills
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 692-6399
www.labestinc.net

Golden Paws Dog Grooming Academy
6460 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 775-1040
www.goldenpawschicago.com

Sensational Stylings Academy of Pet Grooming
340 W Lincoln Hwy
Frankfort, IL 60423
(815) 469-2243
www.academyofpetgrooming.net

Doggone Rite Dog Grooming Academy
3410 W. 79th St.
Chicago, IL 60652
(773) 918-0905
www.doggonerite.com

Midwest School of Pet Grooming
557 N. Hough St.
Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 756-4766

Indiana

Animal Arts Academy, Inc.
1744 E 116th St
Carmel, IN 46032
(800) 575-1123
www.animalartsacademy.com

Professional Image Pet Grooming Academy
3704 North Clinton St.
Ft. Wayne, IN 48805
(260) 471-4440

A Special Touch Grooming & Academy
311 S. 00E West
Kokomo, IN 46902
(765) 455-3093
www.aspecialtouchgrooming.com

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Nash Academy
857 Lane Allen Rd
Lexington, KY 40504
(888) 491-2064
www.nashacademy.com

Melody Manor School of Dog Grooming
935 Monmouth St
Newport, KY 41071
(859) 441-7561
www.melodymanorschoolofdoggrooming.com

Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy
292 Glades Rd. Ste. #3
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 228-0634
www.goldenpawspetstylingacademyky.com

Louisiana

Maine

Maryland

The Baltimore School of Dog grooming
1007 W 41st St
Baltimore, MD 21211
(410) 889-9070
www.bsdg.com

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Schools of Pet Grooming
127 Boston Ave
Medford, MA 02155
(781) 488-3915

The Dapper Dog School of Professional Grooming
62R Montvale Ave
Stoneham, MA 02180
(781)-438-2900
www.thedapperdawg.com

Massachusetts Academy of Canine Cosmetology
155 State Street
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 499-7712
www.maccnoseus.com

North Shore Community College
1 Ferncroft Rd.
Newburyport, MA 01950
(978) 762-4000

Michigan

Academy of Animal Arts
5730 N Telegraph Rd
Dearborn Heights, MI 48127
(313) 565-7387

Michigan School of Canine Cosmetology
5915 S. Cedar St.
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 393-6311
www.k9grooming.com

The Paragon School of Pet Grooming, Inc.
110 Chicago Dr
Jenison, MI 49428
(616) 667-7297
www.paragonpetschool.com

American School Dog Grooming
8702 E 9 Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48089
(586) 759-5212

Minnesota

The Cutting Edge School of Pet Grooming
4902 France Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55429
(763) 537-4405

Rio Gran Certified Grooming School
16440 Fischer Ave.
Hastings, MN 55033
(651) 480-4726
www.riogroomingschool.com

Mississippi

K-9 Designs School of Pet Styling
11119 Allen Rd
Gulfport, MS 39503
(228) 831-3566

Josey’s School of Grooming
306 Cox Ave
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
(601) 268-1999

Missouri

Petropolis Academy of Pet Grooming
16830 Chesterfield Airport Rd.
Chesterfield, MO 63005
(800)-249-2856
www.petropolisacademy.com

Montana

Fast Track Institute of Pet Care
628 8th Street
Havre, MT 59501
(406) 265-9646
www.fasttrackschool.com

Nebraska

Nevada

Distinctive Dogs Academy
894 South Valley View
Las Vegas, NV 89107
(702) 877-1096
www.Freewebs.com/sincitydogs/

New Hampshire

Jan Waldo’s Grooming School
243 Hackett Hill Rd
Hooksett, NH 03106
(603) 622-8921
www.janwaldos.com/our_grooming_course.htm

New Jersey

North Jersey School of Dog Grooming
11 Roosevelt Avenue
Chatham, NJ 07928
(973) 635-0101

New Jersey Dog Grooming Academy
900A Main Street
Boonton, NJ 07005
(973) 335-0023
www.thenjdoggroomingacademy.com

Dogs & Cats Grooming School of the Jersey Shore
55 Hillside
Barnegat, NJ 08005
(609) 660-7645
www.petgroomingschool.com

Clip Shoppe School of Dog Grooming
2890 Route 23 South
Newfoundland, NJ 07435
Phone: 973-697-3008
www.clipshoppeschoolofdoggrooming.com

New Mexico

Albuquerque Grooming Academy
2115 San Mateo NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
(505) 256-8388

www.petgroomingschoolnm.com

Academy Grooming Salon
6000 Brentwood Ln NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 884-7878

New York

American Academy of Pet Grooming, Inc.
202 East 25th St
New York, NY 10010
(212) 686-3890

www.aaopg.com

New York School of Dog Grooming
455 2nd Ave
New York, NY 10010
(800) 541-5541
www.nysdg.com

Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy
629 Plank Road
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 371-5118
www.pinkdogparlor.com/school

Rochester Institute of Dog Grooming, Inc.
3160 E. Henrietta Rd.
Henrietta, NY 14467
(585) 359-9710
www.rochesterinstituteofdoggrooming.com

North Carolina

Nanhall School of Grooming
123 Manley Ave
Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 852-9867
www.nanhall.com

Raleigh Grooming Academy
6300 Limousine Drive Ste. 102
Raleigh, NC 27617
(919) 665-9767
www.raleighgroomingacademy.com

North Dakota

Canine Academy
1401 5th Ave. N.
Fargo, ND 58102
(701) 232-7693
www.canineacademy.org

Ohio

Cornerstone Dog Grooming Academy
141 E McPherson Hwy
Clyde, Ohio 43410
(419) 547-3647
www.cornerstonedoggroomingacademy.com

Diamond Cut Dog Grooming School Inc.
483 Medina Rd Rte 18
Medina, Ohio 44256
(330) 239-1471
www.schoolfordoggrooming.com

Great Lakes Dog Grooming Academy
544 S Westwood Ave
Toledo, Ohio 43609
(419) 822-4758

Oklahoma

American School of Dog Grooming
2619 N. MacArthur
Oklahoma City, OK 73127
(405)-787-8778

Fresh Pet Dog Grooming and Academy
1312 E. Gore Blvd
Lawton, OK 73501
(580) 353-7374

Oregon

Betty’s Pet Grooming School
24165 NW Ridge Rd
Forest Grove, OR 97116
(503) 359-4140
bettysgroomingschool.com

Oregon Pet Grooming Academy
255 SW Pacific Blvd
Albany, Oregon 97321
(541)-926-0698
www.oregonpetgroomingacademy.com

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Academy of Pet Grooming
2860 West Pike Road
Indiana, PA 15701
(724) 463-6101
www.clippervac.com/school/index.htm

Brandywine Academy of Pet Grooming
419 East Lincoln Highway
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 363-7387
www.ptpets.com

Just Four Paws Academy of Pet Styling
1530 West 26th Street
Erie, PA 16508
(814)774-7297
www.justfourpawsacademy.com

Cindy’s Canine Companion Salon & Services
12 Chestnut Street
Rehrersburg, PA 19550
(717) 933-1333
cindyscaninecompanions.com

Pampered Pet School of Pet Grooming
109 DeWalt Ave
Brentwood, PA 15227
(412) 881-4744

Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy
2101 Greentree Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
(412) 279-9383
www.goldenpawspittsburghpa.com

Rhode Island

South Carolina

Southern Institute of Pet Grooming
510 W. Main St.
Central, SC 29630
(864) 639-6872
www.groomschoolsc.com

South Carolina School of Dog Grooming
1333 Main St Ste. 200
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 781-6598
www.scschoolofdoggrooming.com

Groomadog Academy (Correspondence Course Only)
PO Box 788
Ridgeway, SC 29130
(803) 337-3534
www.groomadog.com

Greenville Technical College Northwest
PO Box 5616
Greenville, SC 29606
(800) 723-0673
www.gvltec.edu

National Cat Groomers School
701 Pendleton St.
Greenville, SC 29601
(877)302-7430
www.nationalcatgroomers.com

South Dakota

Basics and Beyond Grooming School (Correspondence Course Only)
3213 W. Main St. #2
Rapid City, SD 57702
www.groomingschool.com

Tennessee

Concord All Breed School of Grooming
9232 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37922
(865) 769-0598
www.concord-inc.com

Texas

Texas Allbreed Grooming School
1003 Enterprise Place Suite 100
Arlington, TX 76001
(817) 472-7054

Golden Paws School of Dog Styling
6727 Weslayan
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 253-5757
www.goldenpaws.com

Alpha K-9 Pet Services
17611 Bamwood Rd
Houston, TX 77090
(281) 893-3647
www.alphak9petservices.com/grooming-school.html

Dog’s Day Out
19540 Ramblewood
Humble, TX 77338
(281) 446-9083

HipDog School of Grooming Arts
3160 W. Parker Rd.
Plano, TX 75075
www.hipdoggroomingschool.com

Utah

Utah Pet Grooming Academy
2656 West 4700 South
Taylorsville, UT 84118

Vermont

Virginia

Virginia School of Pet Grooming
9471 Manassas Drive
Manassas Park, VA 20111
(703) 361-3868
www.virginiaschoolofpetgrooming.com

Canine Clippers School of Pet Grooming
18016 Fraley Blvd
Dumfries, VA 22026
(703) 221-3647
www.canine-clippers.com

Washington

Maser’s Academy of Fine Grooming
6515 NE 181st St
Kenmore, WA 98028
(425) 485-1500

Lickety Clips Grooming and Pet Styling Academy
2130 E. Parkway Dr.
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273
(360) 424-2036
www.licketyclips.com

West Virginia

West Virginia Academy of Dog Grooming
496 Ritter Dr.
Beaver, WV 25813
(304) 252-8300

Wisconsin

Wisconsin School of Professional Pet Grooming, Inc.
N51 W 34917 Wisconsin Ave
Okauchee, WI 53069
(262) 569-9492
www.wsppg.com

Golden Paws Pet Styling Academy
2128 Hall Ave.
Marinette, WI 54143
(715) 732-6176
www.goldenpawswi.com

Wyoming

Wag’n Tails offers this list of schools as a resource for interested parties.
It is the responsibility of the interested party to investigate the school
credentials, facility, and staff.