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We are looking for an experienced Groomer to join our team. We are a busy and high reputable animal hospital in Mississauga ( Rreaders choice diamond award winners for 3 consecutive years ) . Our ideal candidate is an animal lover who has prior hand on experience. You must be comfortable grooming dogs of various breeds and sizes and cats that would be a plus. Our groomers work in a team that includes bathers and grooming assistants. Your grooming duties will include nail clipping, teeth brushing, and ear-cleaning services. Should fulfill client expectations. As a Groomer, you should have a passion for helping our animal friends look their best in a calm and safe environment. 


Communicate with pet owners to understand their needs.
This includes setting expectations and educating pet owners about the grooming needs of their pet.

Bathe and dry pets.

Trim and/or shear animal. 

Compensation is negotiable based on the experience either base pay and /or  percentage 

Interested candidates , please send your resume to info@truscottah.com

Busy salon in Brampton looking for a professional dog groomer. 

Candidate must be calm, gentle and willing 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

Sheridan Veterinary Services in Pickering is currently recruiting for an Experienced Pet Groomer Position. We provide the clients- you focus on grooming!

Sheridan Veterinary Services is an established, progressive practice and grooming facility located in the heart of Pickering. We take pride in our low-stress, loving care for all pets. Our groomer should be comfortable working independently, have knowledge of and professional experience with grooming various breeds of dogs and cats, and practice safe handling of all grooming animals.

We are seeking a hard-working, fun-loving, motivated team member with excellent communication skills and a desire to offer the best client care! We offer flexible scheduling, competitive wages, benefits for full-time employees and GENEROUS veterinary and pet supply discounts. Minimum 1 year of professional pet grooming or equivalent experience required.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to sheridanveterinaryjobs@gmail.com.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Happy Tails in London is hiring for a dog grooming position!

·         We are a busy grooming salon in North West London, focusing mostly on small breed dogs.
·         This position is part time for the summer but will lead to a full time position in the fall.
·         We offer a low stress working environment with competitive wages.  Wages are hourly + commission + tips.
·         Top of the line shampoos, dryers and tables are provided.
The ideal candidate will have:
·         Experience performing skilled grooming on all breeds of dogs, with excellent handling skills.
·         Ability to maintain a clean working environment.
·         Ability to Work well with others
·         Availability to work Saturdays and be flexible with our schedule.

Please email a cover letter, resume, and photos of your work, to londonhappytails@gmail.com

✨ We're hiring! ✨

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

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

email info@wizardpaws.com

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

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.

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. 
  • Requirements: 
  • 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

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

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

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


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

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.

11 Vimy Street,

Acton, ON, L7J1S2

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