Melissa Verplank

Learn2GroomDogs.com

Melissa Verplank, with over 30 years of experience in the pet industry has won numerous awards on both national and international levels.  She runs multiple businesses including: The Paragon School of Pet Grooming, a luxury boarding facility called Whiskers Resort & Pet Spa, White Dog Enterprises which created the award winning books, Notes From the Grooming Table and Theory of Five, plus Learn2GroomDogs.com, an online educational video library for pet grooming.  She was a member of GroomTeam USA, later the Team Coordinator and sat on the Board of Directors. Ms. Verplank is an industry speaker, author, contest grooming judge and two time Cardinal Crystal Achievement winner and three time Barkleigh Honors Award winner.

Sessions

The Theory of Five Grooming Jobs

Live, Learn and Pass It On: Lessons from the Road

Best Time Saving Grooming Tips