Tips from a Vet: Pet Assessment Checklist Before Every Groom

In this informative session, we’ll explore the essential steps in assessing all pets before grooming. Join us as we delve into the importance of a comprehensive pet assessment checklist and how it contributes to the overall well-being of our furry friends. From understanding behavioral cues to identifying potential health concerns, we will cover practical tips and insights for groomers to ensure a safe and comfortable grooming experience. Whether you’re a seasoned groomer, just getting started, or looking to add value to your grooming service, this session offers valuable guidance on how to effectively assess pets before grooming, fostering a positive and stress-free environment for both pets and groomers alike as well as providing important health-related information to the pet parent.


Dr. Micah Kohles, DVM, MPA
Chief Veterinary Officer , Compana Pet Brands/Oxbow Animal Health