Dog Grooming Academy

HPU Grooming Academy

Start Your Grooming Journey Off on the Right Paw!

HPU Grooming Academy has the distinct honor of being one of the only licensed pet grooming trade schools in New England! At HPU Grooming Academy, you will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to move forward into a successful career as a professional pet groomer.

During your time at HPU Grooming Academy, you will be required to complete 650 hours of hands-on training in a professional salon setting.

While enrolled at HPU Grooming Academy, you will be provided with one-on-one instruction and encouragement every step of the way by Happy Paws Unleashed co-owner and grooming instructor, Suzanne Dell. Suzanne’s decades long involvement in the pet care and grooming industry has given her a strong footing as one of Maine’s premiere pet groomers and educational instructors.

Your study schedule at HPU Grooming Academy is tailored to fit your needs; flexible hours allow you to receive your training as well as meet the demanding needs of your life at the same time.

Upon completion of your training at HPU Grooming Academy, you will receive a Certificate of Completion along with letters of recommendation, career guidance and advice, and even help with job placement.

Tuition: $6,000 (Equipment and Tools are separate).

For more information about enrollment in HPU Grooming Academy, please send an e-mail to Suzanne Dell at [email protected].