Pet groomers may work in a professional or an individual capacity but their work remains the same. They are required to provide grooming services to domestic pets including dogs and cats.

The following resume sample will provide you with information on how to write a resume for a pet groomer job.


See also: Pet Groomer Cover Letter Sample



Pet Groomer Resume Example


Salina Hayek

1007 Broadview Place, Windsor, CT 55550
(020) 999-9999, Email

An enthusiastic individual with a great love of animals seeking a position as a Pet Groomer with ABC Company. Offers an inborn passion to work for pet welfare and exceptional communication skills.

• Five years of work experience in animal sitting and grooming capacities
• Highly skilled in working in self-controlled pet grooming environments
• Hands on experience in pet monitoring and controlling
• Able to perfectly record information such as pets’ diet, physical condition, and behavior

• Managed manning a grooming van with interior, equipment and supplies pertinent to grooming domestic pets
• Led a group of volunteer pet groomers in the activities particular to the provision of pet grooming services


Delta Pet Grooming Services – Windsor, CT | Mar 2008 – Nov 2012
Pet Groomer

• Combed, clipped and shaped animal coats
• Fitted grooming collars in order to restrain pets
• Utilized calming techniques in order to manage pets effectively
• Shampoos pets
• Dried pet coats and brush effectively
• Inspected pets for discomforts or diseases

• Empathy for animals
• Demonstrated ability to restrain animals
• Able to manage different types of pets
• Profound ability to work in an organized manner
• Exceptional interpersonal skills

High School Diploma – 2007