Training services offered
Michelle at Darwin Pet Spa offers specialised one on one training at all levels of the dog and cat grooming industry.
Michelle has studied overseas gaining Master Certifier Feline groomer in America and Creative colouring from the world famous Starwoods in Thailand. Michelle has won the MDBA Australian groomer of the year 3 times and been nominated 2 other times. She has been operating her successful business since 2007.
Students from her training now groom all over the world with a highlight being a groomer who is now head groom instructor in Taiwan who has won international groom competitions and travelled also to America to gain her Master Certifier accreditation for Feline grooming.
All levels of experience are catered for from someone who wants to look after your furbaby better at home all the way to someone already in the industry wanting to improve their skills in a specific area of dog or feline grooming or gain an actual useful industry skill.
Click here for our Introduction 5 day dog grooming course.
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What our clients think of us.
7th April 2013
Just want to say a big thank you from Ginger and I.
She looks absolutely gorgeous and she smells just like a princess. Was worth every cent.
Thank you so much for looking after and taking care of Ginger today. See you in 2 – 3 months.
Regards Deborah and Ginger ...
Author: Alison Hucks
5th June 2013
Can't thank Michelle and crew for all they do for Savvy (& me!!).
Savvy is the best groomed and most happy dog due to the loving care and attention that Michelle provides. Not to mention how much fun she has whenever she goes!
Michelle goes above and beyond to take care of us both.
AND a HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to Michelle for being awarded Australian Groomer of the Year for the ...
15th October 2013
Thank you so much for taking care of little gizmo today. He looks so much cleaner and the tidy up work you've done will minimize the maintenance I'll have to do.
Loved the cute neckerchief he came out in
I will highly recommend your services to my friends. Excellent value and excellent results. ...
3rd June 2014
Ah yes they are beautiful and clean when they get picked up.....such princess's, smells lovely, all clean, lovely bandana or bows, all excited to see us then as soon as she gets home roxi she jumps in the pool..... I come home to a Mutt a bit cleaner than when I dropped her off.... Oh if only you could be afraid of the pool like Rosie..... I wish....l.!!!!...
15th August 2014
Thanks Michelle aka Vidal!
You have done a wonderful job with Mr Barney and your advice for managing his coat in between his visits has been invaluable.
Thanks for consistently providing such high quality doggy spa/grooming services. We are so fortunate to have such a skilful and caring groomer in Darwin!
Happy to recommend you as is your favourite Mr B! Xxx...