Does your dog seem nervous? He’ll calm down
O_Lypa/Shutterstock “When the pets arrive, they’re all nervous, but once they’re with me, they do pretty good. They become themselves again. When I take the dogs, they usually start shaking, and the [owners], they get worried about it. But eventually the dogs calm down a lot.” —Kim Crutsinger, owner of Kimberly’s Prancin’ Paws. Learn the sure signs your dog completely trusts you.
Not everyone is cut out to do it
Helen Sushitskaya/Shutterstock “Throughout my career, I’ve trained a bunch of apprentices to be groomers, and I see as many people wash out as actually go through to be groomers. There’s a lot of hard work involved in it.” —Jamie White, groomer and sitter for Rover