Allbreed Grooming Academy Ltd.
Allbreed Dog Grooming, provides a FIRST CLASS dog grooming service where you can be assured your dog will receive the highest standard of care and attention. Allbreed is one of the few salons to achieve the prestigious SAI Gold standard quality assurance award which means that the staff and salon has gone through a rigorous inspection of health and safety and care for the animals in the salon.
A privately owned and operated grooming salon and training academy Established since 1985, Allbreed is a member of the Pet Industry Federation (PIF) and British Dog Groomers Association, an independently inspected and approved salon working in association with Heavenlyz to deliver the City & Guilds, and OCN dog grooming qualification . Allbreed Grooming Academy is highly respected and recommended by local veterinary centres. Owner and Head Groomer,and assessor Mark Davies qualifications are a testament to his commitment and skill, with the award of one of the highest dog grooming qualifications available today, the L.C.G.I.
Marks experience also includes demonstrating his grooming skills at the British Dog Grooming Championships and at Crufts, not to mention the many local dogs within the West Midlands! Allbreed – the salon your dog would choose to visit.
We are based in the heart of the West Midlands close to all major motorways M5/M6 and M42. We are located approximately 45 minutes from Birmingham International Airport and the area has a good local train service. We are five minutes drive away from the Merry Hill Shopping Centre which offers bars, cafes and late night shopping.
Team of Directors
Mark Davies is the Managing Director and Head Trainer at Allbreed Grooming Academy. He is highly qualified holding the LCGI Dog Grooming qualification, C&G 7750 Advanced Dog Grooming and C&G 7302 delivering of learning certificates. Petals level 4 teaching, OCN pet first aider, and the latest assessor qualification
His career with dogs has spanned the decades since the early 80’s when he started dog grooming at the tender age of 17, since then Mark has worked through the years with highlights including demonstrating at Crufts and at the British Grooming Association Championships.
His successful career which included the development of 3 dog grooming businesses, culminated in the formation of the Training Academy in 2004, this facility has since trained budding groomers from both national and international locations, including UK, America, Germany, Norway, Jamaica and Pakistan.
Donna Davies is the Company Secretary. For the past 25 years Donna has been ensuring the burden of the day to day operations do not infringe on the standard of training and grooming. Donna manages all non-practical grooming operations, she also undertakes the role of Training Co-ordinator, liaising between the Allbreed Team and Students. Donna ensures the students time at Allbreed is an enjoyable one.