1) NAIL TRIM walk-in services will be done Monday thru Thursday from 8:00-12:00 only. Walk-in services are limited to only nail trims and grinds, until further notice. No glands or trimming of face or feet will be done at this time. See our Covid-19 Policy for further details. 2) Due to Covid grooming services are limited and with restrictions. Please visit our new Covid-19 Policy so you are aware of all the new rules. 3) Due to extra cleaning standards we will be closing at 3:00p.m. each day, until further notice.


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The Dog Grooming Academy of Northwest Indiana offers students an opportunity to pursue a career in dog grooming. Students will study in a classroom atmosphere where they are taught about animal health and behavior as well as learning hands on techniques for grooming all dog breeds. Each student will graduate with a certification in the field of dog grooming.

The Professional Dog Groomers course consists of 440 hours.

Class days and Full Time hours (40 hours a week)are Monday through Friday, from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.

The first week of class will consist of classroom written work, where students will learn about AKC dog breeds, animal behavior, pet related health issues, internal and external parasites, Pet First aid and animal C.P.R., breed patterns for grooming and much more.

The remaining weeks of class will be held in the Grooming Salon where students will work hands-on grooming dogs to learn proper handling and grooming techniques. The Grooming portion of class consists of 400 hours to give students enough time to improve and enhance the skills of pet grooming.

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