Rio Grooming School & Salon

At Rio Grooming, you will receive not only some of the best dog grooming training in the industry, but also, as importantly, you will learn the business of dog grooming. Our program is unique and will make it easier for you to get a job when you receive your certificate or start your own business. You will have top-notch dog grooming skills that any potential employer will relish, and you will develop your own custom, personalized dog grooming business plan that you can literally take to the bank when you are done. The Rio Grooming School & Salon is dedicated to taking a leadership role with each and every student to guide them to develop a passion to express their creative nature, leading toward a successful career in the grooming, spa, and pet care industry.


Grooming School

One of the most vibrant grooming schools in Minnesota!

Rio grooming school grooming tables

Grooming Salon

A state-of-the-art dog grooming facility staffed by well qualified dog groomers.

Doberman Patton's Head

Show Dogs

Best of Breed 2014 Westminster winner and other Champions.

Doggy Birthdays

Spoil your pup on their birthday! We offer a variety of birthday cake treats to celebrate!

Upcoming Events

Learn more about great events at Rio Grooming School!

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Gourmet Treats

Now selling high quality dog treats made from all-natural human grade ingredients.

Rio’s Dog Blog

Covering topics from grooming, pet diet, and education.

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