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Salon Pucci is looking for professional groomers.  
One year minimum experience.
  • Must be able to work with/handle dogs of any size.
  • Must be dependable, reliable, have warm interactions with dogs and clients.
  • Must be able to communicate professionally with fellow employees and with clients in all situations.
  • Must be able to work as a team or individually (self motivated)
Port Credit Mississauga

Bitu's Pet Services in Brampton has 2 vacancies for professionals who wish to learn, grow and advance their careers in the industry. Application to be submitted to bituspetservices@gmail.com:

1. Part time Groomer - employee position (potential for full time). Apply if you...

  • Have excellent handling skills
  • Know the breeds thoroughly - behaviour wise and breed cuts
  • Know all the basics of grooming including nail trimming and grinding, ear plucking and cleaning, bathing and drying, coat clipping and know how to do a scissor finish  (we are not a shave down shop)
  • Are professional and proactive and no job is too big or too small
  • Love this profession for the right reasons and are flexible with timing
  • Can work with minimal supervision and yet can adhere to guidelines set out and are able to take instructions to perform duties in a fast paced environment
  • Are a team player and aren't afraid to get your hands dirty
  • Are a multi-tasker and able to use discretion and good judgement at all times
  • Have an acute sense of cleanliness and hygiene
  • Rely on common sense as your first go-to in any situation

2. Part time bather/assistant groomer - employee position (potential for full time). Apply if you..

  • Have excellent handling skills
  • Know the breeds thoroughly 
  • Know all the basics of grooming including nail trimming and grinding, ear plucking and cleaning, pad trimming, bathing and drying
  • Are willing to learn and grow
  • Are professional and proactive and no job is too big or too small
  • Love this profession for the right reasons and are flexible with timing
  • Available to work weekends
  • Can work with minimal supervision and yet can adhere to guidelines set out and are able to take instructions to perform duties in a fast paced environment
  • Are a team player and aren't afraid to get your hands dirty
  • Have an acute sense of cleanliness and hygiene  
  • Are a multi-tasker and able to use discretion and good judgement at all times
  • Rely on common sense as your first go-to in any situation

K9 Pawvengers Inc is hiring!

With our new location we are looking to fill 2 full time and 1 part time grooming positions.

We are offering a competitive wage and tips with other incentives. We offer the unique opportunity to work at Ontario's premier year round resort Friday Harbour in Innisfil. 

Duties include:

  • Full grooming (breed specific) bathing, cutting fur, full body cleaning ears included. Drying and styling. Cat grooming is an asset.
  • Work various hours including evenings and weekends.
  • Provide excellent customer service to clients, establish and maintain rapport. 
  • Responsible for managing the grooming area and maintaining tools and space keeping a clean and sanitary working space. 


  • Certified dog groomer with ability to provide copies of certification.
  • Must have experience 
  • Follow company guidelines and scheduled hours. 
  • Provide excellent customer service to clients and pets. 
  • Ability to maintain grooming space ensuring ready for the following day if closing.
  • Flexibility in schedule.

Email your resume to: k9pawvengers@gmail.com

Great opportunity to start or expand your business! 2008 Wag'n Tails PetPro van for sale. Asking $25,000 CAD or best offer, as is. There is 159,371 miles (256,482 KM) on the vehicle and approx 4600 hours on the generator. Selling as is, it needs the following repairs:
-Rear breaks
-Generator coils (quoted $800-1000. Generator will run but cuts out every so often)
The vehicle has been regularly maintained and serviced and has lots of life left in it. 
It comes with all the standard PetPro conversion: Propane furnace and hot water tank, Onan generator, rooftop A/C, 50 gallon grey and fresh water tanks, K9 11 dryer and Cool Dry dryer, hydraulic table, shop vacuum. Includes both summer and winter tires, both sets on rims. Can also include grooming tools and accessories if wanted (shampoos, towels, brushes etc). Client list can also be included in the sale (clients primarily in Newmarket, Aurora, East Gwillimbury and Bradford).
Will be in use until sold.

All reasonable offers welcome, would prefer a quick sale. Located in Harriston Ontario Canada.

Contact Ashley pawsinstyle@gmail.com


Duties Include:

  • Provide breed specific grooms (including brushing/cutting fur, clipping nails, cleaning ears, bathing, drying and styling) to our valued customers and clients.
  • Work flexible hours, primarily evenings and weekends.
  • Recruit new customers and clients.
  • All equipment supplied by Country Paws Boarding-wage is commission based 50/50 split.
  • Opportunity to work some Kennel Assistant shifts is available.

  • Must be a certified Groomer to be considered for the position.
  • One year of dog grooming or animal care experience.
  • Responsible for performing duties in a professional, proactive manner in order to achieve and maintain high quality care of all kenneled animals, and providing excellent customer service to the public;
  • Adhere to guidelines established in the Policy & Procedure Manual, including the reporting of any abuse or other unacceptable treatment of animals;
  • Regular participation in staff meetings to share ideas and suggestions to improve animal care services;
  • Must use discretion and good judgment at all times to ensure the good reputation of the organization;
  • Must be familiar with and supportive of the goals and mission of the organization;
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management personnel.

Please send resumes to hr@countrypaws.com.

Employee position. Groomer and Assistant wanted, Toronto. Dogs and/or Cats.

  • Love grooming but not a morning person?  Avoid traffic, work later in the day, we offer later appointments to accommodate our groomers and clients.  We are open seven days a week, shifts to be negotiated for outstanding applicants. 
  • You will be experienced (new grad welcome) and reliable with verifiable references. Gentle handling skills and sensitivity to dog behaviour is a MUST along with great client service skills. Yonge & St Clair. 
  • Excellent transit connections (steps from St Clair Station!) and Green P Parking.
    To discuss this opportunity to join me in offering unique service to wonderful clients 
    Email resume and portfolio to groomer.sheila@gmail.com

Vacancy in Sudbury:

P.L Pet Grooming is looking for an experienced groomer/ bather

Part Time with a view to moving to Full/Permanent position

Must supply own equipment, we provide table, dryer and shampoos etc. 

For more information drop in to salon or email linda_zazulak@hotmail.com 

MUST have at least 1 year of dog grooming experience, a portfolio and some of your own prepared equipment.

  • Perform skilled grooming on dogs of all breeds and mannerisms. 
  • Perform nail clipping, bathing, grooming, ear cleaning and teeth brushing.
  • Responsible for the disinfection and overall cleanliness of all grooming tools and room.
  • Schedule appointments and confirm appointments
  • Perform duties in a professional, proactive manner in order to achieve and maintain high quality care and provide excellent customer service to the public.
  • Must have High school diploma or equivalent.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent 
Salary: Wage depends on your experience and skill level.
Health Benefits after 3 months.
Exceptional veterinary staff discount.
Vacation after 1 year.

Applicants can send their resumes to: baycityanimalhospital@gmail.com or call us at (705) 476-8080 for questions or for more information.

Extremely busy Grooming Salon is looking for a detail oriented, energetic and experienced dog groomer.  This position is available for either Part time or Full time work. Our team needs to expand with an individual who is willing to share in providing the dogs and their owners an exceptional experience from the time they enter our premises until the time they leave.  The continuous growth in the area of Schomberg has provided this opportunity to expand.

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience including a Diploma
  • Above average skill in hand scissoring of each dog
  • The ability to groom to any breed standard and have the love, patience  required for each dog and their owner
  • Experience with difficult dogs
  • The individual must be reliable, punctual,  be able to communicate in a professional manner, team player and must be able to work weekends.
  • The ability to complete a groom from start to finish.
  • Superb customer service skills 

Salary – Commission plus tips - Please send your resume  and your grooming portfolio to: Woofncuts.spa@gmail.com

Experienced Dog Groomer Wanted

We are looking for an experienced dog groomer to join our busy dog grooming salons in Toronto’s affluent Yorkville and Rosedale neighbourhoods.

We have a wonderful clientele of discerning dog owners, who only expect the best.

So, if you are a dog loving, customer oriented, team player, please send us your resume or call us at 416-829-1489 to arrange an interview. Great commission split. Both full and part time arrangements possible. 

The Clip Joint - Dog Grooming Is Hiring!

Groomer - Experience is an asset

Excellent customer service skills
Basic knowledge of canine anatomy and health

Patience / Passion

Good hand/eye coordination

Ability to manage temperamental dogs

Precision and Grooming knowledge

Good business sense

To start as soon as we can re-open business

Operating within Sydenham Veterinary Services

3050 Rutledge Road, Sydenham

(the support is a great asset)

Book your own clients/set your own hours

Well established busy salon with long standing clients awaiting appointments.

Interested inquires

Please forward Resumes and/or portfolios:


Experienced Groomers Only

✨ We're hiring! ✨

We are looking for an experienced groomer passionate about dogs to join our team,

available to start as soon as the Government allows non-essential businesses to go back to work.

For more information and/or to forward your resume and references please

email info@wizardpaws.com

Full Pawtential Pet Grooming in Gravenhurst, Muskoka is looking to hire a professional Pet Groomer with at least one year experience. 

We have a growing clientele of a variety of breeds comprised greatly of Shih Tzus, Barbets, Golden Retrievers and mixed-breed cute fur babies.

We are looking for a Groomer who can style all breeds and sizes of dogs, who is dedicated to their career and who will solidify their position based on happy clients. This position would start part-time but could quickly become full-time with the right candidate.

If you can work independently and love dogs and cats, then please email your resume and at least three photos of dogs you have fully groomed to fullpawtentialmuskoka@gmail.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!

All Dogged Up is seeking a qualified and experienced groomer. This position is part-time. Our professional, team oriented, and fun environment is unique and a welcome change.

At All Dogged Up we pride ourselves on an overall exceptional experience for dogs and their owners. From their first interaction to the final good-bye, we need our clients (both humans & dogs) to feel our love and passion for what we do! 

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Have knowledge of all breeds, great scissoring skills, and a passion for dogs.
    Ensure high levels of guest satisfaction through excellent service
    Can work well in a team setting (zero drama policy)
    Reliability, punctuality, and professionalism are a must!

Job Type: Part-Time

Salary: Commission base with tips 

Please provide your sample pictures with resume submission to: adupetspa@gmail.com

We are looking for new part-time & full-time groomers to join both our locations.

Pearson Location / Distillery Location

We have a more than competitive compensation structure and are offering flexible days, weekends and nights.
We are looking for some grooming experience with excellent dog handling skills and of course lots of patience to care for our fur kids! Our spas are located within each of our daycare/boarding locations so it’s a fun busy work environment. 

We are looking for groomers to join the Park9 Family and jump into the daily fun - it truly is a team environment.

Park9 Dogs is one of Toronto’s most established dog service providers. With a downtown location and a resort-style boarding facility near Pearson, we have been loving toronto dogs for decades!

Send resume to jburchell@park9dogs.com

Job Types: Part-time, Commission

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Looking for an experienced dog groomer at the Pet Spaw & Lounge LTD.

Busy Salon Located at Martingrove and Burnhamthorpe in Etobicoke. 

Clientele is quickly growing, and we need dedicated people to join our team.
We are small but LOVE what we do and need to add to our family. 

Opening starts immediately,
Please reply to:

Petspawlounge@gmail.com or call 647-350-(DAWG) 3294

Looking for an experienced dog groomer at Bark & Fitz
Stouffville and London locations
Signing bonus to the right candidate and awesome store discount

email: kmoser@barkandfitz.com

Great opportunity for ownership of this well established, top rated pet grooming salon in Brantford.

Estimated growth 20% - 30% this year!

Owner willing to stay in transition period and beyond.

All equipment and fixtures included.  $49,990

For details Email: adorablepetgrooming@hotmail.com or Call: 519 770 5041


Busy grooming salon in Whitby and Stouffville looking for a calm compassionate experienced dog groomer to join our pack!

Must maintain a clean work environment and have excellent customer service skills.

Excellent salary and store discount. 

Please contact



Due to expanding customer base, the Hill-Cress Dog Haven Grooming Salon (located in Victoria Harbour, Ontario) is looking for a Dog Groomer.

Must be professional, capable and experienced. You should be able to groom all size of dogs from start to finish. This includes: nail trim, bathing, brushing, ear cleaning, scissoring and clipping to breed standards. You should be polite and professional. This includes building customer relationships and encouraging repeat business.

Own transportation required.  Full time.  Available weekdays/weekends. Strong customer service skills.

If this sounds like you, please send a resume, cover letter and a few photos of your work to:  mailto:bootssey@hotmail.ca


Tomken Rathburn Veterinary Clinic, Mississauga

Looking for a pet groomer for our client's pets once or twice a week.  Your choice of days.

Opening starts immediately, please reply to:

 trvetclinic@gmail.com or call 416 417 5709

Grooming salon, Kerr Village, Oakville, Ontario 

Asking 25k

1000sq feet $2900mth lease includes TMI water and hydro.

Call or text  Trudy


Groomer position available immediately

We are a very busy salon that has emerged as Orleans premiere pet grooming facility.  We’ve been serving the community for the past 28 years.  We work carefully, never rush, and do not overbook appointments. We always take our time and do it right!

We are looking for a Full Time Pet Groomer with a minimum of 1-year experience and/or a certification of a hands-on registered grooming academy (no online course will be accepted) to work daytime, evening and Saturday. Candidate must be able to groom 5 dogs per day and strive for quality grooms with the utmost gentle handling skills.


Please note we have full time bathers taking care of bathing, blow drying and combing leaving our groomers to do what they do best, which is clip and scissor.  The position is not commission based in order to prevent a competitive environment and consist of a fixed schedule.  The base salary is $45,000 per year with 40 hours per week guaranteed plus gratuities exceeding $50,000 annually.

Please don’t hesitate to call Chantal at 613-841-5240 for any additional information.

Email resume to: info@chapelhillgrooming.com

Signing Bonus – Experienced Groomer

Very busy grooming, boarding, and daycare facility in Richmond Hill is looking for an experienced groomer to join our team part time / full time.

Must be reliable.

Gentle, caring, and patient is a must.

Must be able to work in a fast-paced grooming environment.

Must be available Saturdays, be a team player, and passionate about dogs and the quality of your work.

Highly competitive Commission based on experience.

Signing bonus available with contract.

Please send resume and examples of your work to petchateau.info@yahoo.com

All interviews will include a hands-on grooming portion.



Are you an experienced Groomer with a passion for what you do and a desire to be part of a rapidly growing business? If so, we want to hear from you!

Let your creativity shine in our Groom Room! You will have the opportunity to build personal relationships with clients each time they visit and truly become a part of their family. With your skills and expertise, you’ll advise customers on the best services for their pets and perform grooming services that exceed their expectations. And, as an added bonus, you’ll be able to share in the joy that comes with picking up a freshly coiffed pet!  It’s impossible not to smile and take pride in the work that you do for your clients!  Best of all, you will be part of a team that has a true love of dogs and is actively engaged in making the world a better place, one dog at a time.

We offer competitive wages, flexible hours and the basic equipment to get you started. All you need to do is bring your clippers, your experience and enthusiasm!

If you are interested in learning more, or would like to apply, please email us at info@thepawlidayinn.ca


  • ·         Minimum of 3 years experience with all aspects of grooming dogs.
  • ·         Ability to complete a groom from start to finish.
  • ·         Proven ability to handle all breeds, sizes and temperaments.
  • ·         Desire to learn and grow through continuing education.
  • ·         Ability to manage time efficiently and handle multiple priorities.
  • ·         Superb customer service skills.

The Pawliday Inn offers quality boarding, daycare and grooming.

We are located just minutes from Highway 11 in Orillia, Ontario.


Dog gone cute in Brampton and in Oakville. 

Both locations are looking for both experienced and individuals 
who have little experience and would like to learn.

We are a fun and easy going, low stress environment. 

You must be able to handle general kennel cleaning duties, have willingness to learn,  be trustworthy, dependable  and work well in a team environment.

If interested call 4167285842.
Or email a resume with references idoggonecute@gmail.com


Brushcuts Professional Pet Grooming is growing. 
Our well established grooming business in Guelph, ON. is Looking for a full time Professional Groomer willing to adjust their style to suit our clients needs. 
Must be able to groom all sizes and breeds of dogs.  You will be required to groom a minimum of six dogs per day.  Rarely more than one large dog. 
We have a great bathing team shared by all groomers.  We supply all equipment, our shampoos and conditioners are all quality brands. We have all blades and scissors sharpened at our cost, regularly that includes personal preference shears and blades.

Brushcuts is a  bright, modern salon, with a reputation for excellence,
educated and caring staff. 
Full benefits after three months. 

No drama, no dish detergent, no crate drying, no nonsense salon. 
Current staff welcoming, helpful and looking forward to meeting you! 

Prefer experienced groomer.  Will consider new graduate with recommendation from instructor.

Grooming staff paid by commission.  Work references required.

 Please contact us at brushcuts@hotmail.com or by phone 519-763-0105.


Busy salon in Brampton looking for a professional dog groomer. 

Candidate must be calm, gentle and willling to work as part of the team. 

A new graduate or apprentice groomer would also be considered. 

Part time to start possibly leading to full time. 

Compensation to be determined  based on experience and skill. 

If interested please contact me at wisegroomer@gmail.com

11 Vimy Street,

Acton, ON, L7J1S2

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