The Dog House - Dog Training Courses

All About Hand Stripping
Sunday 3rd February 2018 10am – 4pm

COST: £50 per person
Buffet lunch & CPD Certificate of Attendance included
TO BOOK: Please telephone 01328 853373 with a payment card ready. Limited spaces so first come first served.

The Dog House has built a solid reputation amongst it’s customers and trainee groomers for it’s hand stripping knowledge and experience. We hand strip wiry cross breeds through to Crufts BIS descendant WHWTs and setters are our favourite of the silky breeds! It is a subject we are passionate about and our head tutor and assessor has taken both the wire and silky coat Level 4 Higher Diploma exams and written a Higher Diploma research project on PGF.

This seminar will be a combination of theory and demonstration covering the following:

Pet hand stripping & commercial viability.
Understand coat growth & why hand stripping is beneficial to health.
Improve technique & finish.
Understand what rolling a coat means.
Understand carding, how to do it and why.
Discuss PGF (post grooming furunculosis).

Date: Sunday 3rd February 2018 COST £50 per person

The day will run from 10am to 4pm with refreshments on arrival and a light lunch included.

TO BOOK: Please telephone 01328 853373 with a payment card ready. Limited spaces so first come first served.

Canine First Aid   –   £40

Various dates throughout 2018

This course is run by our professional training partners, FLEXIMED and is ideal for pet owners, dog groomers, dog walkers, pet sitters or anyone that would like to learn how to administer first aid to their pet or animal. It covers the main first aid subjects for dogs but this information is also suitable for most animals.

Understanding basic 1st aid for your pet will give you the skills to assist them and prevent them from getting worse before professional help is given by your vet.

Course includes:

  • Training
  • Certificate valid for 3 years
  • Dog First Aid booklet
  • Website badge (if requested)
  • Email updates & expiry reminders

Social Media Seminar & Workshop   –   £45

Dates to be confirmed

Maximise the potential of social media platforms, such as Facebook & Twitter to market your business & build relationships with existing & new customers.

Presented by marketing specialists, Social Monkey in conjunction with the creative & dog grooming business marketing skills of The Dog House.

FUN, INFORMATIVE with lots of opportunities for discussion & interaction.

Light refreshments will be available