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Hair Of The Dog Pet Grooming Salon & Academy LLC

"Professional Style With A Personal Touch"

About Us

Hair Of The Dog Pet Salon & Academy, in Monticello, Illinois, is the area's premier pet grooming salon serving Piatt and Champaign counties since 1994. We offer pet grooming, professional pet grooming courses and more. For all your pet grooming needs, contact Hair Of The Dog Pet Salon & Academy in Monticello today!

At our distinguished Grooming Academy, we tout an impressive 30 years of industry experience. From the moment you enroll, we immerse you in the craft of grooming. Our course runs from Monday to Friday, beginning at 7:30 am and concluding between 4-5 pm, a total of 360 hours for certification. Successfully completing our curriculum earns you a valuable certificate along with a professional grooming kit. We've invested in premium equipment to ensure the finest training, which is reflected in the tuition fee. Our program teaches you more than just grooming techniques; it equips you with adept handling skills, enabling you to transform even the most challenging pets into grooming enthusiasts. Our promise is clear: exit our doors as a highly sought-after professional groomer. With a limited intake of only three students per session, spots fill swiftly. Enroll now to grab your opportunity. If you have more inquiries, we're here to enlighten you!

Areas Served

Piatt County, IL | Champaign County, IL | Monticello, IL

What We Offer

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On 12/5/2023 Jennifer had this to say:
They were so good with my girl on her first visit. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. They listened to how I wanted her groomed and they did the best job with her. I am so impressed and relieved. They have my businesss for sure. Highly recommend! Testimonial written by Jennifer on this site.

On 10/12/2023 Grace Lindgren had this to say:
So good with our puppy for his first grooming! Loved all the staff and would highly recommend it here

On 4/22/2023 P B. had this to say:
Always have great service there. We love Rachel she is so wonderful with our big boy Ash.

On 3/28/2023 D Lang had this to say:
You can feel great about leaving your furry buddies with the ladies at Hair of the Dog!! They always do a great job with Patches & Buddy! Thank You!! I'll post a picture of them after their next grooming... coming up soon!

On 12/30/2022 Lisa Delaney had this to say:
Nice employee's, the dogs are well pampered!! My dog, Blondie looks and smells great 👍 I've been bringing her there for 7years now.

Contact Us

Hair Of The Dog Pet Grooming Salon & Academy LLC
1052 South Market Street Monticello, IL 61856
Phone: (217) 762-9738

The Driveway North of RP Lumber

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Payment Types Accepted

Personal Checks, Cash

Our Hours

Holiday Hours May Vary. Please Call For Details.

Monday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM


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