Our Ready … Set … for Groomer and Vet program launched in 2009 as a means for teaching animals to participate in their own care. Since then, we have collaborated with talented veterinary and grooming professionals, trainers, pet owners, zoological organizations, and various beautiful species of animals.

Are you ready to help raise the bar for animal care? 

Start by reading the following articles by our director of training, Laura Monaco Torelli, and watching her videos.  

Follow Ready … Set … for Groomer and Vet on Facebook for regular updates. 

Watch a Ready ... Set ... for Groomer and Vet webinar at dog-ibox. 

Listen to Laura talk husbandry on Hannah Branigan's podcast Drinking From the Toilet

Watch Laura using a chin rest behavior on the Fear Free Pets blog

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