What kind of training they have?
Most groomers start dog grooming because they are passionate about caring for dogs. But they can’t become a dog groomer hence they love dogs. People need to undergo relevant training under experienced groomer to become a dog groomer.
In the training period, dog groomers learn about their equipment’s, how to wash, bathe, cut nails and calm a dog. Not only that they take part in dog shows to improve their knowledge and experience. Some countries required to earn a certificate or have a license to become a dog groomer.
What is the average cost of grooming a dog?
The average cost of grooming a dog depends on the method you are going to use for grooming your dog. There are three main methods you can use to groom your dog.
1 – Go to your local dog grooming shop
2 -Hire mobile dog groomer
3 – Groom dog at self service facility
Normally dog grooming shop charges $30 – $75 to groom your dog based on the size of the dog. Mobile dog groomer charge around $75 for the average dog. If you select self service facility you can groom your dog around $11- $23.
How much should you tip a dog groomer?
It depends on the service you received and the type of your dog. Normally people give 10% – 20% tip to the groomer. If your dog is small and easy work it’s ok to give 10% of total service charge. But if your dog is big and difficult to handle it’s good to give around 20% from service charge as a tip.
Do they have any experience in grooming your breed of dog?
This is an important thing you should know before you hire a dog groomer. Because all dog breeds are different from one another and they have different kinds of needs. So it’s better to find a dog groomer who has experience with your breed of pet.