Joe Zuccarello, vice president of sales, marketing and business development for the Paragon School of Pet Grooming (ParagonPetSchool.com), discusses how the Paragon Distance Learning Program is leveraging the latest technology to produce highly skilled grooming professionals.
While great scissor work depends on having the right tools and technique, it actually begins before you even pick up a pair of shears.
These grooming products are specially formulated to keep the skin and coat in top condition.
These rules and tricks will help you set the shave lines on any Poodle, whether you’re grooming a show dog or a client’s pet.
Retailers can recommend these soothing products that keep pets content and comfortable.
There’s a lot going on in the dog foods and treats category as product manufacturers come up with new formulas and packaging designed to meet pet owners’ desires to provide the best for their buddies.
Retailers hoping to grow their cat treat sales must look into the unique needs and preferences of their cat-owning customers and account for the often finicky natures of cats.
Pet parrots need intellectual stimulation, even when eating.
Small animal toys represent dynamic sales potential that a knowledgeable retailer can unlock to boost profits and retain customers.
There are a plethora of tarantula species to satisfy any customer.
Aquarium maintenance products are imperative to keeping a fish tank looking its best.
Pet owners who take a do-it-yourself approach to grooming their furry friends are a great customer base for retailers that offer a broad selection of products for making bath time convenient and effective.
Blending science and nature, manufacturers are making calming aids to ensure cats are relaxed and healthy.
Retailers can use the latest trends in freshwater livestock to their benefit.
Monitor lizards can be great pets, as long as consumers choose the right breed for their lifestyle.
Retailers can best sell bird cages by staying up-to-date on the latest trends and knowing what suits each species.
Small pets might not always get the attention or shelf space of their larger canine and feline counterparts, but retailers who invest in a strong treat selection for these furry companions will see that investment pay off.
By stripping away artificial ingredients, colors, flavors, preservatives and by-products, pet treat manufacturers are dressing up sales.
With the ability to enhance a dog’s well being while delivering a novel taste experience, exotic protein diets are gaining traction among pet owners, making this a category worth paying attention to.
Becoming a successful competitive groomer requires not only great grooming skills, but also careful preparation, smart dog selection and impeccable conduct in the ring.