Basic Dog Grooming for the Pet Owner

Illinois Valley Community College’s Office of Continuing Education will offer “Basic Dog Grooming for the Pet Owner” (HLR-5612-03) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 25 in building J-East, room 117.

Participants will learn how to trim nails, pluck and clean ears, brush teeth, and clip hair as well as about the equipment needed.

The class is limited to eight dogs. All dogs must be screened by the instructor before being admitted to the class and be current on and have proof of shots including rabies.

A required custom grooming kit specific for this class can be purchased from the instructor for $50. Total cost of the course is $89.

For information, call (815) 224-0427 or to register (815) 224-0447. Another session will be offered in April.