Handling Cats Safely In the Grooming Salon

Sunday, March 12, 2023 8:30 am–10:30 am Spanish Suite

Cats are a great source of additional revenue or as your only clients! This presentation will give you tips and tricks to bathe cats safely and stress-free. You will learn how to keep the cat happy during the process. How long does it take to groom a cat and how should you house the cat in the salon? Learn how cat skin and hair are unique. Understanding skin structure will help you decide on the correct groom, and even better handling techniques! Should cats be shaved? Why are whiskers sensitive? These questions answered and more.

Linda will give tips on setting up a bathing and grooming station to work on cats. Learn about cat behavior and cat’s body language. Equipment and product safety is discussed. What do you do before the bath, and should all cats be bathed? How should cats be handled to keep them safe and YOU safe, too?


Linda Easton, ICMG

International Professional Groomers