Skills of Successful Dog Groomers Excellent Customer Service Skills. Customer service skills are extremely important for those hoping to become successful dog groomers. ... Good Eye-Hand Coordination. ... Patience. ... Ability to Manage Temperamental Dogs. ... Precision and Grooming Knowledge. ... Basic Knowledge of Canine Health and Anatomy. ... Good Business Sense. ...What does a groomer do?
Professional pet groomers provide grooming and styling services for a number of different pets. They generally bathe pets, cut and style their hair, trim nails, and brush their teeth, among other grooming services. Some clients may request specific haircuts for their pets, so groomers would have to be familiar with popular cuts.