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Job Postings

Dog’s Own Grooming School assists all of our students in job placement so they can begin their careers once they graduate.  Below is a list of current positions available in the Northern Colorado area.

For all Northern Colorado grooming facilities, please feel free to call us or fill out the Job Posting Form so that we can list your open job positions!

Open Grooming Positions in Northern Colorado/Denver/Boulder

Full Time Canine Stylist/Groomer

Boulder, CO

Full time Canine Stylist/ Groomer needed in Boulder, CO. We are located in a fantastic location in Boulder. We need an experienced groomer that can groom up to 4-6 dogs per day (depending on breeds and style desired). Shifts vary from either 4 ten hour days or 5 eight hour days. Our customers have any and all breeds. Pattern cuts, shave downs, bath and brushes, and puppy visits, we get them all. You'll need all your own equipment, we have everything else. Our shop also has a Self Wash area with 5 tubs, and we all pitch in helping with that when we can. We also staff bathers to assist groomers when needed. Experience is must. We have a great client base and are currently setting appointments almost 2 weeks in advance. 100% cage free environment. Income potential is $40,000 to $50,000+. Hourly wage, commission, and tips- plus a signing bonus! Please include resume when replying. Please send resume to: seven@greendogwash.com Our ideal candidate's have at least a year's experience.

2 Groomers Needed

Westminster, CO

Recently opened a retail/grooming business in Westminster, CO needs 2 groomers to fill Mon-Sat availability. Must have own tools. We supply shampoo, conditioner, brushes, towels, bows, etc. 50% commission + tips. Please e-mail resume to: coloradopups@hotmail.com


Steamboat Dog Spa

Steamboat, Colorado

Have you ever dreamed of moving to a Ski Town? Working as a Groomer in a town that loves dogs? And on your days off - skiing/riding, hiking, biking, rock climbing, tubing, fishing, rafting right outside your door? LIVE THE DREAM!

Steamboat Dog Spa is looking for a compassionate groomer with great skills to join their team. We are located in downtown Steamboat Springs, Colorado - about 3 hours northwest of Denver. Steamboat Springs is known as "Ski Town USA" because more Olympians have come from Steamboat than any other town in the nation. We're also known as "Dog Town USA" (Dog Fancy Magazine 2013). We have lots of dog clients waiting to meet you.

We'll supply all the tools you'll need to spruce up any active pooch. We have a bather on staff but all work together to take the best care of our clients. We'll provide you with a competitive wage and some side perks too. Plus, the tips are wonderful!

If you are compassionate with animals, a great pet stylist with a good work ethic who dreams to live in the mountains, let's talk. And if you love to groom cats that's a much needed service we'd like to add to our busy spa. For more details, please email or call Beth Dennehy at steamboatdog@gmail.com or 970.846.8822.

Mobile Grooming Unit For Sale!

2001 Ford Econoline van with 145,000 miles. Great starter van! Well maintained, all mechanical records available. Includes table, K9 drier, and clipper vac system. 50 gallon clean and dirty water tanks. Honda generator, regular and snow tires. Client list covering Boulder/Longmont area also negotiable. Asking $5k. 303.549.2652 or email janeweitzel@comcast.net

Experienced Bather

Dog Owners General Store

Loveland, Colorado

Looking for experienced bather who can also do their own light trimming. In addition we have availability for a Sunday groomer and some evening grooming. Bathing duties will include bathing and some prep work on all groomer's haircut dogs, and also: washing, light trimming, nail dremmeling, ear cleaning, etc on your own 'bath & tidy' dogs. Bathing will be for only one groomer per day. Small, bright, drama free and organized salon in The Promenade Shops at Centerra. You will keep all your tips from your bath dogs and groomers may tip you out for bathing their dogs as well. We offer at cost pricing on all of our products to employees and you are welcome to use the facilities to groom your own pets. Family members get 10%off products and services. All staff are W2 employees and are paid hourly plus bonuses and some benefits depending on experience and hours worked. Interested parties should contact Cordelia at the store phone or via email.

Dog Owners General Store
Phone: 970-667-4660
Email: C.CordeliaRaymond@gmail.com

Experienced Pet Groomer

All Dogs and Cats Veterinary Hospital

Glenwood Springs, Colorado

We are currently seeking an experienced pet groomer to join our busy team. One plus years experience and references required for consideration. Knowledge of breed cuts is a requirement. Must be great with animals and people, listening closely to owners requests and proficient in scheduling your own appointments. You must maintain a good working relationship with our grooming staff as well as the medical professionals in our office. Keeping your area and equipment clean and properly maintained is a must. In summary the four main components to this position are Customer service, Compassion, Attention to detail, and Experience.

All Dogs and Cats Veterinary Hospital
Phone: (970) 945-6762



Purpose of Position: Groom shelter animals to enhance their appearance, behavior, and health.


  • Groom and provide care for animals, including but not limited to, cats, dogs, and a variety of small mammals such as guinea pigs and hamsters. This includes moving animals, washing animals, and using equipment to trim hair and nails.
  • Provide assistance to the part time Groomer with more complicated grooming procedures.
  • Maintain equipment in the grooming area to prevent the spread of disease and keep a clean working environment.
  • Perform data entry and documentation to update animal records.
  • Monitor and maintain supplies.
  • Train and direct volunteers to perform proper grooming and humane care.
  • Contribute to and lead initiatives to improve processes and procedures.
  • Perform euthanasia and related tasks.

People Care
People are the key to fulfilling our mission. Making internal and external patrons and their needs a primary focus is expected in all situations. This position interacts with and collaborates with employees at all levels of the organization. Communication occurs through face to face, telephone, and electronic interactions and may also include contact with the general public and League business partners. Communication and contact must be clear, understandable, cooperative, professional and respectful in all circumstances. Employees are expected to actively support a positive team environment, directly address conflict, and appropriately express concerns.

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Breanna Martz
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Dumb Friends League
D 720.241.7103 | M 303.751.5772 | F 303.696.0063 | W ddfl.org

Contract Dog Groomer

Mobile - North Denver (Westminster, Broomfield, Thornton, etc.)

Our Company is looking for a person that loves working with pets. Qualified candidates will need to have some type of previous grooming experience or schooling. Brush and bath along with minor scissor experience is a must. We are a mobile grooming service that runs through the north Denver area (Westminster, Broomfield, Thornton,etc.). Keep in mind your starting position is in Broomfield, so good transportation to and from work is a must. A good clean MVR is needed for employment. The schedule right now is flexible but trying to find someone that has availability for at least one weekend day and 2-3 various evenings/days during the week. With the right person this position could turn into full time work in the next few months if wanted. The pay rate is 50% of the groom and is paid via 1099. Let us know if you have any questions or if your interested in hearing more about the position.

Collar Cuts llc.


North Denver, Colorado

Allbrick Veterinary Clinic is looking for a second groomer to join our team that has been in business over 30 years! We have recently merged all aspects of Allbrick through the veterinary clinic to allow the groomers to focus on the pets, not the paperwork! We are located north of Denver, near Westminster.

The ideal candidate should:
Be available Wednesdays and Sundays
Be hard working, self-motivated, and reliable
Be comfortable grooming a variety of dogs
Work well with people (both staff and clientele)
Be comfortable working alone or as part of a team
Be flexible. There may be interruptions during the day for nail trims, questions, etc.
Most of all, love animals!

If interested, please email a resume to allbrickvetclinic@gmail.com.

Contract Dog Groomer

Severance, Colorado

Platte Valley Veterinary is looking to add a three day a week sub contracted pet groomer to our staff. The ideal candidate will be certified, have at least 2 years of experience, possess excellent customer service skills and be extremely gentle and patient with dogs and cats of all sizes and dispositions. Please drop off you resume to the office at 231 West 4th Ave Severance, CO across from the Conoco. You may also fax your resume to us at 970-795-2039. We have two wash tubs and a grooming table at our facility right now. This position will allow you to customize your hours and work with clients while having a veterinarian on hand if there are any concerns with the animal that you are working with. We look forward to working with you.

Groomer, Experienced Bath/Brusher

Fort Collins, Colorado

Marie's Pet Grooming

Marie's pet grooming is located at 1020 S College Ave Fort Collins CO 80524. The salon is closed Thursday and Sunday. We our open 8:30-4:30. Employees arrive at 8 am to start opening duties. We need someone at least 3 days a week. Grooming experience preferred but we desperately need at least an experienced bath/brusher. To interview please call Marie at 970-224-9737. Very flexible hours and scheduling pay on commission.

Dog Groomer

Lakewood, Colorado

U Dirty Dog is located in Lakewood, CO. We are looking to add a groomer as an employee. You will receive 50% commission and cash tips are paid out daily. We are a growing business. You must have your own equipment, a strong work ethic, and reliable transportation. Check us out at https://udirtydoglakewood.com or call Bernie at 720-962-4806. Thank You!

Pet Groomer

Windsor, Colorado

Garden Valley Veterinary Hospital
32450 CO Hwy 257
Windsor, CO 80550

Garden Valley Veterinary Hospital is committed to providing top quality care, compassion, and excellent service to our patients, clients, and community. We are an AAHA accredited hospital and strive to provide the best care and hospitality to our patients and to strengthen the human-animal bond. We are currently a full service veterinary hospital which also has boarding and daycare, and are looking to expand our services to include a pet groomer for our current and new clients.

We are looking for an enthusiastic groomer to help grow the hospital's grooming service. Candidates must have excellent people skills, the ability to maintain professional relationships with clients, get along with staff, and use all positive training/behavior with animals. Candidates must be able to follow owner's instructions and/or breed standards for grooming and be comfortable with grooming all types of dogs. Ideal candidates have grooming experience with both dogs and cats, although recent grooming school graduates will be considered.

If you are interested in applying please submit your resume and at least 3 references to Dr. Roni Kloer at dr.kloergvvh@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.gardenvalleyvet.com or visit us on Facebook to learn more about us.

Dog Groomer/Apprentice

Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Dog groomer/ apprentice needed in beautiful Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Applicant must possess a positive and ambitious attitude, a genuine love & compassion for animals, and a willingness to learn. The position is full time, Monday-Thursday. Responsibilities include customer service, facility care and cleaning, all pet grooming functions associated with bathing, grooming, & finishing our pet guests. The Shaggy Dog has been Glenwood Spring's premiere grooming salon for over 25 years. We have a wonderful reputation, and welcome an energetic helper.

Please apply at theshaggydog@q.com.

Part Time Groomer

Fort Lupton, Colorado

Bubbles N Bows Pet Grooming is small shop going through growing pains looking for a another groomer. Part time. Contract days are Tuesday through Sat. Hours are 9 to 3. Must be able to handle large dogs and cats. We are located in the Fort Lupton area

E-mail sam3156@msn.com

Part Time or Full Time Groomer

Firestone, Colorado

We are a pet clinic in Firestone, Colorado, we are Carbon Valley Animal Hospital. We are looking for a part time or full time Groomer (prefer full time) pay would depend on experience or level of grooming capability. We have all equipment needed for a groomer to start immediately.

Our phone number is 303-833-2244, fax 303-833-5463.
E-mail Carbonvalleyanimalhospital@gmail.com. The person to contact is Rossi

Looking For Groomers!

Windsor, Colorado

Hot Rod Dog Pet Grooming in Windsor, CO, is looking for Groomers!
Very Busy groom shop looking for talented groomers.

Contact: robi.callaghan@comcast.net
Phone: 970-215-8326
Website: hotroddogpetgrooming.com

Brusher/Bather – Come-Play-Stay at South Mesa

Ft. Collins, Colorado

We are seeking to fill a bather brusher position in our high-volume, fast-paced grooming shop. Our facility has one groomer and does up to 15 dogs a day with additional nail trim appointment. Bather is responsible for helping prep, bathing and post bath brush outs. In addition the bather is responsible for some office tasks as well as cleaning of the grooming area. Presently we are open Tuesday thru Saturday and hours for this position will depend on the specific day.

Applicants must be reliable, detail oriented, efficient, a self starter, have patience and kindness working with nervous/aggressive dogs, be competent with the Dremel for nails and be familiar with forced-air drying dogs. Pay is based on experience.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to training@southmesa.com

Part Time and Full Time Groomer – Murdocks Dog Grooming

Denver, Colorado

Looking for a part time and full time groomer. We are open 7 days a week but I am looking for someone who can work Monday -Saturday rotating days off ( we try and rotate Saturdays off so everyone gets a weekend off)

I ask that groomers do 5 dogs a day but most of the groomers do 7 to 9.

As weird as this sounds I am looking for someone who loves dogs and loves grooming .We have a great team and need two more groomers to keep up with demand .

Call Bre at 303-755-6922 or cell 970-443-0426

Murdocks Dog Grooming
3333 S Tamarac Drive
Denver CO 80231

Experienced Dog Groomers – Dog Savvy

Denver, Colorado

Upscale doggie boutique and spa seeking experienced dog groomers. Must be proficient in all breeds and haircuts, and have excellent safety and customer service skills. Please provide detailed resume and references.

Best regards,

Robb Horen
Dog Savvy
1402 Larimer St
Denver CO 80202
303-623-5200 voice

Top Notch Groomer – Oona's Dog Groom & Spa

Denver, Colorado

Busy Denver dog spa is looking for a top notch groomer with excellent hand scissor skills and customer service! We value quality over quantity and would like to add a dedicated and dependable team player. We are located in the great Park Hill neighborhood at 4611 East 23rd Avenue, Denver 80207.

For inquiries, call Oona,NCMG at 303-355-4444.

Please have resume' ready for an interview.

Space For Rent – Cosmic Dog

Loveland, Colorado

Cosmic Dog has grooming space available for rent. Make your own hours; be your own boss while building your clientele. We supply the tub, utilities, some grooming supplies, great location and relaxed atmosphere. You supply PACFA license, grooming license, insurance, references and upbeat attitude.

Rent $450/month

Send resume/references to cosmicdogwash@gmail.com or

Inquire within at:

Cosmic Dog
116 West 4th Street
Loveland, CO 80537

Part or Full Time Experienced Groomer

Boulder, Colorado

Small, personal but extremely busy groom shop in Boulder seeks part or full time, experienced groomer to start immediately. Choose your own days and hours and number of groom dogs. 50% commission offered.

Please respond by email to melima2@aol.com

Experienced Groomer – Pet Hotel

Loveland, Colorado

We are looking for an experienced groomer to join our pet hotel! Knowledge of all aspects of grooming is desired, from different types of clips to PACFA regulations. Applicant should feel comfortable interacting with the public and be reliable, honest and hard-working. Our facility is top-notch! We have a walk-in tub, Snyder cage dryer, Hydrosurge shampoo system and hydraulic grooming table. Air-conditioned environment with hotel staff available to schedule grooming appointments also included!

Call Brenda if interested or email resume: 970-691-8594

Groomer – Windstar Kennels Pet Resort & Grooming Salon

Longmont, Colorado

Longmont Boarding Kennel with Grooming Shop is in immediate need of hiring an additional Groomer to help satisfy their growing grooming demand. This is a full-time position requiring 3-5 days of commitment. The ideal candidate should posses a resume containing either a Grooming School Certificate or several years of relative, professional experience. Applicants must work well in close proximity to others and must be self-motivated, displaying exceptional time management. A gentle table side demeanor along with a high level of professionalism and cleanliness is also very important to us. This is a physically demanding job, requiring you to be on your feet for hours at a time and there is also a good amount of lifting involved. We offer generous commission splits and we are flexible with our workload scheduling.

Please email or send your resume to us at: Xan1234@aol.com.

Thank you,

Rob & Heather
Windstar Kennels Pet Resort & Grooming Salon

Open Grooming Positions in Montana

Grooming Business For Sale

Bozeman, MT

I am moving and need to sell my Pet Grooming Business!!

Attention Pet Groomers! Are you ready to strike out on your own and step into a successful grooming business? I am moving out of Bozeman and want to sell my pet grooming business. This Turnkey business has a well-established Wonderful client base, with sales upwards of 60k/yr. There is room to expand in this leased space and the Landlord is friendly and responsive.

I am offering Muddy Paws Pet Grooming at a reduced price, far below standard prices for a Turnkey business. This could be your golden opportunity!

If you are ready to move to the next level in your pet grooming career, give me a call!

In case you have never experienced Bozeman MT, I am including the link to the city website.


Open Grooming Positions in Nebraska


Grand Island NE

We have an opening for a full time groomer in Grand Island, NE. Looking to hire immediately, position is in a busy veterinary clinic, grooming room, cages, tubs, table, shampoo is provided. They are responsible for all other grooming supplies. It is currently a commission based job and we have the clientele currently available of probably 8 dogs a day 4-5 days a week.

Thank you very much, any questions please contact:

Evan Stelk
Animal Medical Clinic
210 East Stolley Park Road
Grand Island NE 68801

Open Grooming Positions in Wyoming

Full Time Groomer – Nirvana Pet Spa

Cheyenne, Wyoming

Nirvana Pet Spa is seeking a fulltime groomer we are in Cheyenne, WY. No table rent, two tubs call 1(307)920-0353. Until I get another groomer I cannot accept new clients (I am turning away 5+ a day)

Thank you.


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