Scruffy 2 Fluffy Dog Grooming School.


We are proud members of ICMG U.K and offer our students the chance to join this lovely family of talented groomers, We are a real family, and are here to help and support at all levels.


At Our Dog Grooming School, we are dedicated to providing our students with affordable excellent training in all aspects of dog grooming. We have trained many people of all ages, through our dog grooming courses. Whether you are following a dream of working with dogs, looking for a career change or want to  brush up your skills.

The Scruffy 2 Fluffy Dog Grooming School is the place for you, call us. 01443-524141.

1. We supply and sell our own student scissors sets (set of 6 ) in a nice case.

2. A smart set of 4 stripping knives, with posh wooden handles, in their own case.

3. We sell clippers at cost to our students.

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             Suitable for all ages from students 16 years

 We have a continuous Flexible all year round student enrolments available, subject to space.

New students to dog grooming may wish to study on a longer course OR experienced groomers whom have previously studied at a school or college and want to gain a recognised Level 3 Grooming Diploma, this options is delivered externally by well respected industry experts. If you are working as a professional groomer and have been thinking about doing a Dog grooming Qualification, give us a call, text or email.

We offer fully serviced accommodation on site, ask for availability. 

Welcome to Scruffy 2 Fluffy Dog  School, based in Bargoed, Caerphilly, Wales, CF81 8QQ


Interested in our dog and pet grooming services?

 Would you like advice or information on our Private dog grooming courses?

Do you wake up every morning excited to go to work? If not, then its time

for a career change .

Dog Grooming will give you a sense

of achievement and is totally rewarding!

Our Grooming School is very different from other schools, we

will teach

you how to provide a full grooming service in as little as 4 weeks at a highly reduced cost.

Please feel free to contact us by telephone, email or if you would prefer call into our salon to view at anytime, we welcome visitors,

so if you would like to pop in for a cuppa and a chat you are most welcome.

 We have years of experience in training clients to open their own dog grooming businesses or gaining employment within the industry.

Our Private Dog Grooming Teaching Values:

Our courses are taught by a experienced grooming teacher who excels at all types of grooming.

We use Live Dog Models, which our lovely clients offer for Trainees to work on. - At Scruffy 2 Fluffy you will always have a live dog model for yourself, from day one. No sharing one dog between the whole class.
We have a Great fun- filled learning Atmosphere - Our classes are taught in a relaxed, non-pressured atmosphere. You will feel like part of the family!
We try to keep Small Class Sizes - We take no more than three students at any one time, so you can be sure you’ll get our full attention, and we can tailor the training to your ability level.
We can offer all the Business Advice - You’ll receive business advice including how to price for your services, how to get (and keep) clients, how to get insurance (and what you need to insure against), how to record your client’s details, where to buy equipment and how to maintain it.
we will teach you Everything You Need To Know - As well as practical grooming experience, with us you’ll learn the tools of the trade, product suitability, handling, nail clipping, ear plucking and technical, breed-specific clips.
Certification and Qualifications - Depending on the course you take, you will get either a City & Guilds Accredited Certificate or a signed Scruffy 2 Fluffy Dog Grooming School Dog Grooming School certificate at the end of your dog grooming course.
We always offer Post Course Help, advice and support - We remember what it’s like when we first started grooming and how daunting it can be but, don’t worry, we’re here to ease you into your new career and support you if and when you need it.

2 Hanbury Square, Bargoed. Mid Glamorgan, 

Wales CF81 8QQ                           

Telephone: 01443 524141 / 07572593548.

Email: [email protected]

Email: [email protected]

Open: Monday - Friday 09:30 - 17:00.

Saturday 9.30 - 2.30pm   

Sunday: Closed.

We appreciate your interest in Scruffy 2 Fluffy Private Grooming School and look forward to hearing from you.

Paul Smith (Owner/Proprietor).

Our Grooming school offers a structured learning environment that ensures everything you need to succeed is covered, a award winning tutor with years of invaluable experience. We know that sourcing quality training in the dog grooming industry can be frustrating and sometimes seems like your just going in circles. That's why we put so much effort into ensuring you find the answers to all your questions right here.

Students doing a grooming course with us can study flexible days to suit, or work in a block to get your course done, unlike other schools.

We offer several courses, from learning to groom your own pet to gaining all the knowledge required to start your own dog grooming business. All of our courses contain a high level of practical work, as we believe that a hands on approach is the only successful way to learn. The style of teaching at the school is relaxed with each student advancing step-by-step at their own pace. We never have more than three students at any one time to ensure that each student gets the one on one attention they deserve. Our aim is to provide an industry leading level of service and exceptional training to all our students who wish to learn dog grooming

Model Dogs:

Our trainee students enjoy working on a range of different breeds, coat types and grooming styles. Prices are reduced to customers all dogs are fully supervised by our trained staff, and checked by our senior groomers before leaving. Please phone for more details. Prices start from £15 small dogs, £25 medium and £35 medium to large £40- £60  for larger dogs.

We Now offer our clients a little extra treat for their dogs, Nagayu CO2 skin treatment, ask in store for more details. it s used to remove mineral waste from blocked pores, helps heal damaged skin and improves the condition of the dogs coat!!!!!

P.S. read our recommendations from previous students!

You might be leaving school in the near future and looking what to do next, or You might be in a dead end job, and want to change to something fun, or You might be a adult learner wanting something different and rewarding in your life.

Take a look at our Dog Grooming Courses, we offer on-site accommodation, Saturday classes. Just ask.

Whether you are looking for the best dog groomer around, or wish to learn about dog grooming as a hobby or a career, you can rely on us at Scruffy 2 Fluffy to provide exactly what you need, we love dogs – all dogs, pedigree or pooch – and it shows. Our experience in pet grooming is unparalleled and ongoing we like to share what we've learned with our clients and students.