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    "M" Company Names Listed in Alphabetical Order

    Maser's Academy of Fine Grooming

    Mail: Post Office Box 82344 (Location: 6515 NE 181st Street)
    Kenmore, WA 98028
    Telephone: 425-486-1299
    Fax: 425-485-5167
    Contact: Denise McDonald, Director
    Licensed: Washington Workforce Training & Education Coordinating Board

    Maser's is a second generation grooming shop and grooming school with 6 instructors. We only accept 4 students at a time to ensure one-on-one training. We teach a heavy emphasis on scissoring. We train our students toward taking national and international certification tests. Instructors regularly attend seminars to stay current in our industry. We develop a close personal relationship with our students that lasts beyond school.


    Massachusetts Academy of Canine Cosmetology

    155 State Street
    Newburyport, MA 01950
    Telephone: 978-499-7712
    Web: http://www.maccnoseus.com/

    The Massachusetts Academy of Canine Cosmetology..."Teaching the shear artistry of professional grooming with a holistic approach." We offer comprehensive courses that inspire the student's imagination. Summer evening classes also available.


    Massachusetts School of Pet Grooming

    127 Boston Avenue
    West Medford, MA 02155
    Telephone: 781-488-3915
    Licensed: Commission of Massachusetts Dept. of Education
    Web: http://www.massschoolofpetgrooming.com


    MDC Romani

    Angie Romani, General Manager
    2860 Route 422 West
    Indiana, PA 15701
    Telephone: 724-463-6101
    Fax: 724-349-0237
    Web: http://www.mdcromani.com


    MelissaVerplank.com (White Dog Enterprises / Paragon School / Learn2GroomDogs.com)

    16060 Peach Ridge Ave
    Kent City, MI 49330
    Telephone: 616-667-0388
    Web: http://www.melissaverplank.com

    MelissaVerplank.com is your convenient one-stop source for her renown educational products such as Notes From the Grooming Table, her famous how-to breed grooming instruction guide, the Pocket Pal version of "Notes," and a huge library of iinstructional DVDs. You will also find specific tools, tables, dryers and more products personally recommended by Melissa Verplank for the professional groomer and stylist. Click here to visit MelissaVerplank.com now.


    Melody Manor School of Dog Grooming

    935 Monmouth Street
    Newport, KY 41075
    Telephone: 859-441-7561
    Main Contact: Kitty Pritchard, President
    Licensed: State of Kentucky Proprietary Department of Education
    Est. 1973
    Web: http://www.melodymanorschoolofdoggrooming.com

    Individual, hands-on instruction. Start grooming from day one. Emphasis on correct style for breed, understanding individual animal's needs, modifications of styles for mixed breed dogs and safety procedures for animal handling and for the groomer. Instruction in cat grooming is available although not required. At course completion, a diploma of graduation is awarded. Student is ready to open owner business upon graduation. Personal interview required for admission. Call or write for more information.


    Merryfield School of Pet Grooming

    5040 NE 13th Avenue
    Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Telephone: 954-771-4030
    Web: http://www.merryfieldschool.com


    Metro Air Force

    Div. of Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co. Inc.
    One Ramapo Avenue
    Suffern, NY 10901
    Telephone: 914-357-1600
    Fax: 914-357-1640
    Toll-free: 800-822-1602
    Est. 1939
    Main Contact: David Stern, VP Marketing
    Web: https://www.metrovacworld.com/catalog/Pet

    Over the last sixty five years, since 1939, the Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Co., Inc. has evolved into a multidivisional corporation. From a small retail store front in the Bronx, NY rebuilding and selling vacuum cleaners, to a diversified multiunit manufacturing facility in 2001, producing amongst other products, Data-Vac Computer Cleaning Systems and Air Force Dog Dryers and Shear Magic Clipper Vacuum systems. Today we produce some of the most popular dog dryers in the grooming industry. Click here to visit our website for more information.


    Michigan School of Canine Cosmetology

    5915 S. Cedar Street
    Lansing, MI 48911
    Telephone: 517-393-6311
    Fax: 517-393-5611
    Licensed: State of Michigan Department of Education
    Main Contact: Sandra Cook, Owner
    Established: 1986
    Web: http://www.k9grooming.com

    Michigan School of Canine Cosmetology (MSCC) was founded by Dina Perry in 1986. In addition to being the founder of MSCC, she is also the founder of Wag'n Tails Mobile Grooming Conversions. In 1991 Sandy Cook became the school director. After working closely with Dina for 5 years, Sandy purchased the school in 1996. The school continues to teach the art of pet grooming based on its founders principles. MSCC also teaches the art of cat grooming in our programs. We specialize in hand scissoring. All pets are fluff-dried, we do NOT use cage dryers. Furthermore, our students all groom on hydraulic tables. MSCC offers 3 different programs to choose from, 1) Bathing & Basics, 2) Basic Grooming and 3) Pet Grooming Plus. Students enrolled in the Pet Grooming Plus are offered field trips. These include spending time at a Pet Resort (kennel) and time in a mobile grooming van. In order to accommodate our out of town students, MSCC has housing and laundry facilities onsite for your convenience.

    Please visit our website to learn more about MSCC, then call to make an appointment to visit our school. Pet grooming is fun, rewarding and profitable career! We would like to help you get started!


    Mighty Wind Animal Dryers

    20767 Oakwood Road
    Stockton, CA 95215
    Telephone: 209-946-0141


    Mink International See also "Groom Classic Trade Show."

    7123 East 106 Terrace
    Kansas City, MO 64134
    Telephone: 816-966-4590
    Toll-free: 800-705-5175
    Web: http://www.minkshears.com


    Mr. Groom Pet Products

    121 Dutchman Blvd
    Irmo, SC 29063
    Telephone: 803-781-7117
    Fax: 803-781-8545
    Toll-free: 877-397-2390
    Web: http://www.mrgroom.com


    "N" Company Names Listed in Alphabetical Order

    Nanhall Grooming School

    123 Manley Avenue
    Greensboro, NC 27407
    Telephone: 336-852-9867
    Fax: 336-299-7164
    Licensed: State of North Carolina Dept. of Human Resources
    and The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
    Main Contact: Hayley Keyes, Owner
    Web: http://www.nanhall.com

    Your journey with Nanhall Professional Grooming School is about to begin.
    We appreciate your interest in the Nanhall School of Dog Grooming. Since 1986 Nanhall has had never-ending dedication and responsibility to each student. Nanhall’s commitments also apply to grooming shows, in the years since 2001 - 2015 Nanhall’s students have had winning placements in Oster Career Start Contests and First Timers Grooming Contests. Through Nanhall's Courses you are taught the art of grooming and not just the mechanics. You learn to enhance the beauty and balance of your dog with proper grooming skills; to deal with biting dogs, skin, eye and ear problems; to utilize the latest equipment and technology.
    We set the Standard for Grooming Schools sharing our vast experience in dogs for over 45 years.
    Having bred over 150 Conformation Champions from Chihuahuas, Standard Poodles, German Shepherds, Schipperkes, Bouviers, Rottweiler’s and Lakeland Terriers, Nanhall is listed as 'BREEDERS OF MERIT' at the AKC. Nanhall has also won the Gaines Award and the Delta Society Award for training.

    Expand your horizon by taking advantage of one of our NEW options that will enhance your career in dogs. Thoughtfully designed courses with inspiring lectures help you to focus on your future. Our courses can change the way you experience the dog business and help to evaluate your true desire to become an all-breed professional. We nourish your mind; expand your knowledge giving you the options of several economical programs, The Pet Hygiene Program, Fast & Neat Grooming Program, The Improving Skills Grooming Program and the most complete course the Pet Stylist.
    Hayley Keyes, owner and founder of Nanhall Professional School of Grooming, is the past President of International Professional Groomers, past Assistant Executive Director of the Professional Groomers Association of the Carolinas, a Certified Master Groomer with National Dog Groomers Association. She has assisted Mr. J. J. Arends, author of the North Carolina Pesticide Manual for Groomers, in writing and obtaining material for this manual. The State of North Carolina Dept. of Human Resources and The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation license us. Come learn more at our website, click here.


    Nash Academy (KY)

    857 Lane Allen Road
    Lexington, Kentucky 40504
    Telephone: 859-277-2763
    Fax: 859-277-1977


    National Association of Professional Creative Groomer NAPCG

    PO Box 50
    Childersburg, AL 35044-1880
    Telephone: 256-378-6754


    National Cat Groomers Institute of America

    701 Pendleton Street
    Greenville, SC 29601
    Telephone: 864-787-6889
    Fax: 864-963-5689
    Toll-free: 877-302-7430
    Contact: Danelle German, Pres.
    Web: http://www.nationalcatgroomers.com


    National Dog Groomers Association of America (NDGAA)

    P.O. Box 101
    Clark, PA 16113
    Telephone: 724-962-2711
    Fax: 724-962-1919
    Main Contact: Jeff Reynolds, Executive Director
    Web: http://www.nationaldoggroomers.com

    Welcome to the NDGAA, the National Dog Groomers Association of America! For over 34 years this association has worked with groomers throughout the world promoting and encouraging professionalism and education in order to upgrade the image of the pet grooming profession. Our goal is to unite groomers through membership, to promote communication with colleagues, to set recognized grooming standards and to offer those seeking a higher level of professional recognition the opportunity to have their grooming skills certified.

    With nearly 2,500 names and addresses of Registered and Certified members this directory is a great tool for recommending members for your relocating clients, enables you to communicate with other members and serves as an aid in policing advertising infringement in your area. The NDGAA Membership Directory is printed biannually. We began the process of federally registering two of our well recognized and long used service marks in 1991, the dog/striped pole logo and the National Certified Master Groomer® phrase. Registration of these marks will provide the legal leverage to enforce our rights and stop unauthorized use of the logo and NCMG phrase. In this way we can ensure that our symbol & certification signify the highest quality grooming services available and that these high standards are maintained for the future of the profession. Registration of these marks was granted in 1993. When you rent a car from Hertz, you can take advantage of special year round savings through the Hertz member benefit program added in 1995. NDGAA members receive a Hertz Member Discount Card. The NDGAA Gold MasterCard® was introduced in 1995. The credit card program designed especially for NDGAA members! The card proudly displays the NDGAA Logo, identifying you as a distinguished member every time you use it. Good news about bad accounts! National Credit Systems, Inc. will help you Collect Your Money! Added benefits in 1999 include an electronic credit service for accepting credit cards and a mobile groomers insurance plan for members nationwide which includes coverage for vehicle downtime! Free Legal help when you need it! No need to enroll, you are automatically enrolled as a member of NDGAA. We also publish "Groomers Voice," the official publication of the NDGAA. As a member you will receive 3 issues of the "Groomers Voice." Each issue contains membership information and updates, upcoming shows & contests, industry news, grooming products and services ads, certification updates, informative industry articles plus much, much more! Please click here to visit our web site.


    Nature's Specialties

    Mary Grossman-Meeks, Vice President
    325 N. Joy Street #102
    Corona, CA 91719
    Telephone: 909-340-4300
    Fax: 909-340-4310
    Toll-free: 800-551-7627
    Web: http://www.naturespecialties.com


    New England Pet Grooming Professionals

    New England Pet Grooming Professionals, Inc. is a non-profit organization. You may join for a reasonable yearly membership fee. Your membership will give you great savings off of our seminars, a quarterly newsletter and the camaraderie with other groomers. NEPGP puts on great grooming seminars and competitions along with a fantastic trade show.

    7 Dewey Circle
    Haydenville, MA 01039
    Telephone: 508-799-5236
    Web: http://www.nepgp.com


    North Jersey School of Dog Grooming

    Janis Estrin, Director
    11 Roosevelt Avenue
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    Telephone: 800-406-5632
    Fax: 973-635-1248
    Licensed: New Jersey Department of Education
    Est. 1966

    420 hour course weekdays or Saturdays. Lifetime placement service. Diploma upon graduation. Please call our friendly helpful staff for more information.


    North Shore Community College

    1 Ferncroft Road
    Danvers, MA 01923
    Telephone: 978-762-4000 ext. 1513 or 1504
    Fax: 978-762-4183
    Licensed: Governed by the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education.
    Accredited: New England Assn of Schools & Colleges
    Web: http://nscc.mass.edu

    2 year associates degree offered in Professional Grooming. 630 hours of grooming, 225 hours of business related course, 150 hours of dog/cat health related courses, 30 hours of laws and ethics for groomers. Also offering program for pet sitters, kennel operators and other dog/cat related businesses.


    Northern Tails Sharpening

    4354-A Old Shell Rd.
    Suite# 313
    Mobile, AL 36608
    Telephone: 251-232-5353
    Web: http://www.northerntails.com

    Jeff Andrews is a "World Class" sharpener since 1995. He is formerly one of the original "Blade Guyz" team members and still one of "America's Favorite Sharpeners." We pride ourselves as being a "service center" not a "profit center’, with fair affordable pricing. As a part time groomer, Jeff has the experience to sharpen grooming equipment so it will cut the way its "suppose to cut." A sharpener that finally understands what you’re trying to explain to him, and what goes on in your shop everyday. What sharpener can do that? All shears are initially inspected; edges are re-sharpened to produce a smooth, sharp scissoring action; tension adjusted; bumpers, screws & washers replaced as needed at no extra charge; then the shear is cleaned & lubricated, with final inspection and testing done on actual hair. As an active groomer, I set up shears for my hand making the tips cut a little more than the back of the shear. Usually the tension is OK for everyone by doing it this way. Corrugation is done by request at no charge. Clipper blades are disassembled, cleaned, and hollow ground. Springs, glides, and sockets are adjusted or replaced (if necessary) at no extra charge. Blades are then cleaned again in blade wash containing a DISSENFECTANT and RUST INHIBITOR, lubricated and reassembled to precise factory tension and proper cutter setback. Each blade is string tested like the factory does it before it is returned to you. We sharpen all blades: A-5, A-2, Agricultural, and all ceramic. Jeff does all the sharpening, assembly and repair. If something isn't right or can't be fixed we'll call you, no sharpening or repairing unusable equipment. Northern Tails is a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau. Please contact us with any questions. Click here to visit our website has much more information, videos and articles.


    "O" Company Names Listed in Alphabetical Order

    O.C. Academy of Pet Styling

    145 W. Whiting Ave.
    Fullerton, CA 92832
    Telephone: 714-883-3440
    Contact: Lindell Naito
    Web: http://www.academyofpetstyling.com

    The mission of O.C. Academy of Pet Styling is to equip students with a strong foundation of styling skills creating customer satisfaction, and to enable them for a successful career in the pet styling profession. Students enter an environment of professionalism and high expectations. They learn the necessary job skills to develop a solid foundation on which to base their careers. Graduates are prepared to enter the job market as pet stylists in grooming salons, veterinary clinics, mobile grooming, pet resorts, kennels, humane societies, rescue shelters, or even open their own businesses. Our school has a proprietary license to teach the "Golden Paws Method", a step-by-step instructional program with 35 years of proven success. This fast track comprehensive program was designed for the student to learn all of the basic grooming skills with an emphasis on fine finishing skills, and to apply them to AKC breed designs or individual customer requests. The objective of the Professional Dog Styling Program is to develop and harness the full range of the students talents and contribute to their overall development. This curriculum was designed to help students reach their full artistic potential with to develop quality skills. If you love pets and want to make working with them your life career, then give us a call. Together we can make it happen! Please click here to visit our website for more information.


    Oster Pro

    150 Cadillac Lane
    McMinnville, Tennessee 37110
    Phone: 931-668-7171
    Phone: 800-830-3678
    Fax: 931-668-1637
    Web: http://www.osterpro.com



    508 5th Street
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    Telephone: 973-580-6216
    Web: http://www.oz-n-company.com