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Since 2011 PetGroomer.com has published a quarterly online magazine. Originally titled eGroomer Journal it became PetGroomer.com Magazine in 2015. You can subscribe free and receive an email notice when new issues are made available. We never sell or share your information. Subscribe here

All issues since 2011 are available from this page. Issues are listed in order starting at the top with the CURRENT ISSUE, then next newest to oldest issue down the page. At present we are converting all issues to a full-screen E-Reader allowing you to read issues online with desktop computers as well as mobile devices. E-Readers also give you the option to download a PDF copies. You can then print a copy from your PDF download. If the E-Reader version is not yet available here, you can still download and read a copy online without all the conveniences of an E-Reader. It won’t be long until all E-Reader versions are published.

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PetGroomer.com Magazine Spring 2018 – July/September 2018

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PetGroomer.com Magazine Summer 2018

In this issue: Creating a Grooming Portfolio by Angela Clark, of American Grooming Academy. Nearly a dozen more articles. Award-winning blogger Debi Hilley’s article on How Hot is Too Hot? A large industry news section brings groomers up-to-date with happenings in the industry. Vera Needham contributes to groomer health with her article, Groomfit: Muzzling Upper Back Pain. Jodi Murphy highlights instructions for Flag, Westie, Rat and Poodle Tails. Northern Tails Sharpening has contributed Cleaning the WAHL 5-N-1 Trimmer Blade with pictorial instructions. Further they share solutions for common problems when using comb attachments. We take another look at Barbara Bird’s exceptional article To Clip or Not to Clip (alopecia) and What We Know and Don’t Know About Canine Hair Growth. Grooming Business in a Box® has updated Balance Your Groomer Compensation: You’ve Never Seen the Numbers This Way. The issue includes handy reference charts for all groomers.

PetGroomer.com Magazine Spring 2018 – April/June 2018

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PetGroomer.com Magazine Spring 2018

In this issue: Grooming Natural Back Coats by Jodi Murphy, Master Pet Stylist (see cover). Fourteen more articles complete this big issue. Thumbtack.com shares their dog grooming price survey from coast-to-cost of the U.S. Then A Day in the Life of a New York City House Call Cat Groomer, followed by Wag’n Tails’ article How Owning My Mobile Grooming Business Changed My Life – What Our Clients Tell Us. Metrovac.com tells us more about their Master Blaster® Dryer. Groomadog Academy shares their article Speed Grooming Without Rushing, and then two articles on Pet Retail Merchandising for Groomers. Dog Grooming School of Pennsylvania shares their article Grooming: A Dance You Do with the Dog. GroomFit article is next, Away with Ankle Biters. Northern Tails Sharpening comes to our aid as always with Fixing the Blade Drive Screw Hold on the Andis Clipper. Grooming Business in a Box® provided us with When Employees are Employers: Wrong! and Dual Commission Rates for Groomers Made Easy. Further there is The Mobile Grooming Difference, and American Grooming Academy’s article, Writing a Grooming Resume. Finally there is our choice of a classic reprint photo article with Jay Scruggs helping us Styling the Bichon Frise Puppy. The issue closes with the PetGroomer.com Sponsors Only Buyer’s Guide.


PetGroomer.com Magazine Winter 2018 – January/March 2018

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PetGroomer.com Magazine Winter 2018

In this issue: The industry’s most complete grooming industry report featuring the results of 12,000 groomer surveys (20th Annual Industry Report by PetGroomer.com). Also featuring: “Vogue,” a creative style and how-to instructions by Joanne Parker, Pet First Aid Kit Update, Great Signage Works for You 24/7 by Leel Michelle, Groomfit: Your Change Weights by Vera Needham, Quick Fix for New Style Andis Blade Drive by Jeff Andrews Northern Tails Sharpening and the PetGroomer.com Sponsor Buyers Guide.


PetGroomer.com Magazine Fall 2017 – October/December 2017

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PetGroomer.com Magazine Fall 2017

In this issue: Common Misconceptions Concerning Mobile Grooming, How Many Dogs Should You Groom a Day? by John Stockman, Wag’n Tails Mobile Conversions, Pro Lighting Tips by Leel Michelle, Married Pet Groomers Social Survey 2017 by Grooming Business in a Box®, A Look at the Atlanta Pet Fair 2017, GroomFit: Give the Groomer a Bone by Vera Needham, Intent: Body, Mind & Spirit Connection by Melissa Denier, How Many Dogs Should You Groom a Day? by Melissa Verplank of Learn2GroomDogs.com, Mobile Groomer Vehicle Safety by Mary Oquendo, How to Stop the Spread of Infectious Diseases, D.I.Y. SEO of Your Grooming Website by Mitzi Hicks, Rubberizing Clipper Bodies by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening.


PetGroomer.com Magazine Summer 2017 – July/September 2017

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PetGroomer.com eMagazine Summer 2017

In this issue: Small Dogs Only Grooming Businesses by Grooming Business in a Box®, How to Build a Treat Bar by Leel Michelle, GroomFit: Shoulders Going to the Dogs by Vera Needham, Advantages for Groomers Working for Larger Organizations, Tips to Help Customers Keep Pets Cool in Summer, Attachments, Cords and Andis Clippers by Jeff Andrews of Northern Tails Sharpening, German Trim on a Standard Poodle by Christina Pawlosky (classic reprint article).


PetGroomer.com Magazine Spring 2017 – April/June 2017

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PetGroomer.com eMagazine Spring 2017

In this issue: Portuguese Water Dog Styling by Jodi Murphy, GroomFit: Happy Groomer Hip Tips by Vera Needham, When Shears Don’t Cut Right by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening, Beyond the Frustrations of Being Employers by Grooming Business in a Box®, Financing a Mobile Grooming Vehicle by Wag’n Tails Mobile Conversions.


PetGroomer.com Magazine Winter 2017 – January/March 2017

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In this issue: The industry’s most complete grooming industry report featuring the results of 11,000 groomer surveys (19th Annual Industry Report by PetGroomer.com). Also featuring Dryer Induced Seizures, GroomFit: Doggone Back! by Vera Needham, Blade Care Duo by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening, Ingredients by Barbara Bird (classic article reprint), Tennessee Ruling on Independent Contractor Groomers.

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OCTOBER/DECEMBER 2016   DOWNLOAD

PetGroomer.com Magazine Fall 2016

 

JULY/SEPTEMBER 2016   DOWNLOAD

PetGroomer.com Magazine Summer 2016

 

 APRIL/JUNE 2016   DOWNLOAD

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JANUARY/MARCH 2016   DOWNLOAD

PetGroomer.com Magazine Winter 2016

OCTOBER/DECEMBER 2015   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Balance Your Groomer Compensation
Groom Alert Safety System
How to Make a Blade Fly Through Coat
Groom Fit Feet
Avoiding Mistakes
Achieving Maximum Client Satisfaction

  JULY/SEPTEMBER 2015   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Professional Pet Groomers and Stylists Alliance
SuperZoo 2015 Grooming Competition Photos
Increasing Personal Safety in the Salon
Beyond the Coat
How to Properly Oil a Clipper Blade
Is Grooming Becoming a Pain in the Neck?
Heatstroke Awareness Day 2015
Beyond the Coat
How to Properly Oil a Clipper Blade

Grooming: The Ultimate Dog Experience
Contracts for I.C. Groomers

 

APRIL/JUNE 2015   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

Insights on Harder-to-Groom Dogs by Christina Pawlosky
State of the Industry Report 2015
Results of Over 10,000 PetGroomer.com Surveys including Grooming Prices
The Difference of a Decade by Ellen Ehrlich
Blade Plaque: What is it? by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening

JANUARY/MARCH 2015   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

Mix It Up: A Poodle in Disguise by Mackensie Murphy
Insights for Winter Grooming by Christina Pawlosky
Blow Away Your Troubles by Dave Campanella, Best Shot Pet Products
The Do’s of Pet Styling Education by Mitzi Hicks of Golden Paws
Don’t Forget! Grease the Cutter Notch by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening

OCTOBER/DECEMBER FALL 2014   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Competition Grooming by Jay Scruggs
Keys to a Successful Salon by Mitzi Hicks
Preventing Cord and Converter Problems
The Next Generation of Grooming Students
And more!

JULY/SEPTEMBER SUMMER 2014   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Double-Coated Breeds by Jodi Murphy
Cat = Dog Grooming? by Danelle German
Quick Guide to Shear Care by Jeff Andrews, Northern Tails Sharpening
Heated Cage Dryer Awareness Day
and more.

APRIL/JUNE SPRING 2014   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Mixed Breed Grooming by Oster®
Achieving the Perfect Disguise on Curly Coated Mixed Breeds by Christina Pawlosky
Preservatives: Good, Bad and Ugly by Barbara Bird, CMG
Making Masterpieces Out of Nightmares in Record Time- Part Two – Your Business  Runs on Shampoos by Dave Campanella of Best Shot Pet Products
Revisiting the New Language for Pet Care Businesses 1996 by Madeline Ogle, author of  From Profits to Profits in Pet Grooming
A Quick Guide to Shear Care & Mobile Sharpener Calibration by Jeff Andrews, Northern  Tails Sharpening

JANUARY/MARCH WINTER 2014   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

The 16th Annual State of the Industry Report 2014 by PetGroomer.com
Based on over 10,000 Surveys by Groomers and Career Seekers
Includes the results of over 7,000 grooming prices surveys for US, Canada and Australia
Includes GroomWise Blogs on the State of the Industry
Also Features:
Making Masterpieces Out of Nightmares in Record Time
Salon Sanitation
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

OCTOBER/DECEMBER FALL 2013   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

Monarch Butterfly Metamorphosis – Creative Groom by Justine Cosley of NAPCG
“Crispy Legs” Cat Grooming by Danelle German, CFMG, CFCG
Salaries 101 for Pet Groomers
“But You Look…So Normal” by Mary Oquendo CMPTI
Diamond Carbide Wheel Nail Grinding by Jeff Andrews
CareerTALK: Selecting a Pet Grooming School
Trending Topics @ GroomerTALK
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

JULY/SEPTEMBER SUMMER 2013   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Styling the Bedlington Terrier with Sue Zecco NCMG
Silicones – A Quest for Truth – Part 2 by Barbara Bird, CMG
Madson “Reverse” Appointment Scheduling
Train Your Clients by Kathy Sanders NCMG
Where Are the IC Contracts?
Super Dog Too 2013 Trivia Contest
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

APRIL/JUNE SPRING 2013   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

An Eye for Detail – Thinning Shears with Jodi Murphy
I Paid Off My Van, Now What?
Buying a Client List the Smart Way
Interview: Mitzi Hicks CMG of Golden Paws Schools
Recent IRS Decisions Against Employers of Independent Contractors
Cordless Battery Charging
NDGAA Competition Photos & Results
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

JANUARY/MARCH WINTER 2013   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

German Trim on Standard Poodle with Christina Pawlosky CMG
State of the Industry Report 2013
U.S. and International Grooming Prices Survey Results
Silicones – A Quest for Truth – Part 1 by Barbara Bird, CMG
How to Fix Sharp Clipper Blade Teeth
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

OCTOBER/DECEMBER FALL 2012   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

Styling the Bichon Frise Puppy with Jay Scruggs
Mushroom Cats with Danelle German CFMG, CFCG
Coping with Pet Loss Grief
Dual Rate Commission Systems
Are Pet Bathers Underpaid?
2012 Mid-Year Survey Results

APRIL/JUNE SPRING 2012   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

Flamingo Sunset – Creative Groom by Dawn Omboy
Sunshine State Gets Creative
To Clip to Not to Clip
Canine Hair Growth
Tail Styles: Flag, Westie, Rat & Poode with Jodi Murphy
Buying Businesses with Zero Down
Setting Grooming Time Standards
Double K Rags to Riches 4 Contest Winners
Staff Meetings

JANUARY/MARCH WINTER 2012   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

State of the Industry Report 2012
Where the Groomers Are 2012
Myths & Misunderstandings
American Cocker Styling with Jodi Murphy
Teddy Bear Head Styling with Jodi Murphy
Groomers Giving Back
To Sharpen, or Not to Sharpen
Ears, Eyes & Pads First Aid
Hidden Income
Competition Photo Gallery
Groomer Productivity Worksheets
2001 Grooming Prices Survey Results
Trivia for Groomers

OCTOBER/DECEMBER FALL 2011   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE  DOWNLOAD

 

Floor Plans That Work for You
Benefits of Counter Drying Dogs
Styling Aids for the Canine Coat
Styling Heads and Tails with Jodi Murphy – Part One
Grooming Goddesses
I.C. Misclassification Crackdown
U.S. Regional Grooming Price Survey Results
Competitions Photo Gallery
Bath-Only Pets: The Gravy of Profitability
Outfit a Grooming Business Planner
Cooling Blades with Ceramic Tiles
Trivia for Groomers

JULY/SEPTEMBER SUMMER 2011   WHAT’S IN THIS ISSUE   DOWNLOAD

Celebrating 50 Years in Grooming
Who Are “Groomers”
Pet Grooming State of the Industry Report 2011
U.S. & International Grooming Prices Survey Results
A Study of the pH of Pet & Human Shampoos
Client Rating Systems That Boost Profitability
The Essence of a Breed: Poodle
DIY Pet First Aid Kit
Sinus Infection Pseudomona Aeruginosa
Interview: Danelle German CFMG, CFCG
Cat Grooming Basics
Financing a Mobile Grooming Vehicle
Trivia for Groomers
Clipper & Comb Size & Cut Reference Charts and More

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