Dogs’ Own Grooming School located in Loveland, Colorado (60 miles north of Denver) is the premier pet grooming school in the Rocky Mountain Region. As such, you are our focus. Class sizes here are kept small so you get the highly personalized education and specialized training you are looking for. We help you recognize your strengths and weaknesses, then give you individualized instruction in the areas that need improvement.

Classes are held in a working grooming salon. This allows you to become familiar with the work environment of a successful business, not just a classroom.

Maintaining the highest standards in curriculum, equipment, and instruction will make a very rewarding educational experience. You, as a student, are expected to be committed to excellence as well. Upon graduation, with your new skills, you will take pride in your work, an attribute that will follow you throughout your career.

Owner and instructor Jennifer Smith, a nationally Certified Master Groomer, has obtained an outstanding reputation during her seventeen years of grooming instruction. She utilizes a supportive, friendly, hands-on, and individualized classroom environment. You too can be transformed into a highly successful grooming professional. Enroll Today!!

Approved & Regulated by the State of Colorado

Dogs’ Own Grooming School is approved and regulated by the state of Colorado Department of Higher Education, Private Occupational School Board. This means Dogs’ Own Grooming School has met certain standards imposed by the State of Colorado, on the basis of our written application to the state, and on onsite inspections conducted by the state. You can be confident that we will strive to attain the highest standards possible, so you can obtain a great and worthwhile education.


"A skill for life, that I can use immediately!"


"Jennie is very knowledgeable and detail-oriented!"