Learn From the Best

With over 750 students taught since 2005, Allbreed is proud to be one of the most successful training salons in the UK, with the highest number of City and Guilds trained students benefiting from our experience, training students from around the world

Learn with our Experts

Allbreed, the Premier Choice for Dog Grooming &  Dog Groomer Training. Holding the quality assurance 4 star rating, located in the  heart of the West Midlands, offering City & Guilds training qualification level 2 & level 3, in facilities  which are second to none, a modern, fully  air-conditioned salon.

Talk to our Friendly Team

Our head groomer, Mark Davies has over 30 years experience in dog grooming,and over 10 years of successfully assessing students, holding the Prestigious L.C.G.I from City & Guilds. He is supported by a passionate  City and Guilds qualified  grooming team .



Our Dog Grooming Courses

Management Team

Donna Davies

Company Secretary and Director. For the past 20 years Donna has been ensuring the burden of the day to day operations do not infringe on the standard of training and grooming, Donna manages all non-practical grooming operations, she also undertakes the role of Training Coordinator, liaising between the Allbreed Team and Students.

Mark Davies

Managing Director and Head Trainer at Allbreed Grooming Academy. He is highly qualified holding the LCGI Dog Grooming qualification, C&G 7750 Advanced Dog Grooming and C&G 7302 teaching certificates. His career with dogs has spanned the decades since the early 80's when he started dog grooming at the tender age of 17, since then Mark has worked through the years with highlights including demonstrating at Crufts and at the British Grooming Association Championships.

Student Testimonials


My first day nerves resolved very quickly as Mark and his team were very welcoming. I was extremely impressed with the course and they way in which it was delivered to myself and the other students. Without exception every one of the staff were friendly, approachable and extremely professional.

Sarah Wilks – Sutton Coldfield Dog Grooming.

My experience with Allbreed was second to none. The Academy offered a wide variety of dog breeds to groom and gain experience from. I would not hesitate to recommend this Academy for all aspiring groomers, in my circumstances it has been a life changing experience.

Sian Davies – Groomco Pet Groomers

Allbreed Academy is a busy, working salon, providing a wide range of breeds for students to gain experience and knowledge. The team are very welcoming and the learning is always tailored to suit each student individually which gives confidence at every level.

Claire Orr