Healthy Spot Styling Academy is a modern, state of the art facility located in beautiful Southern California. Our schools Study City location is located near Universal Studios, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood, LA Museums & Performing Art Centers, plus popular Venice and Santa Monica beaches. This exciting LA location is the perfect location to start your new and exciting career in the pet care industry!
The urban chic design with warm pastel colors makes the school location friendly and inviting. At the front of the building is Healthy Spot small dog daycare and health food store and boutique for pets. The salon reception area uses up to date grooming software and is friendly with clean lines. The salon area is an open modern environment with hydraulic tables, styling stations, and studio lighting. The large bathing spa area uses the state of the art technology in grooming such as adjustable bathtubs, hydraulic tables, stainless steel kennel enclosures, and high-powered hand dryers.
Small class sizes for individual instruction, and an intimate lecture room equipped with a large screen TV, computer and projector technology, and student wi-fi access.
School Library & Learning Resources
The school library has a large selection of reading materials such as a variety of grooming textbooks, AKC breed books, grooming industry trade magazines, including Japanese styling textbooks and periodicals. Learning resources includes access to online pet first aid and grooming videos.
Healthy Spot School Experience
Fostering Community- Learning While Giving
We are dedicated to teaching social awareness of humane compassion and canine education for the community. Our students groom local shelter and rescue pets in the LA area. In addition, our student participate with Healthy Spot community volunteer events such as Strut Your Mutt No Kill LA, and Blankets for Love.
Grooming Competitions & Industry Trade Shows
Every year our students attend and are encouraged to compete at the 2 largest grooming competitions on the west coast. Each student contestant is responsible for sourcing a dog model, choosing a style that will showcase their skills under the guidance and tutelage of their instructor, and attend the trade show.
Field Trips & Dog Shows
Each year our students attend AKC conformation dog shows for a fun and exciting experience, while learning the 255 breeds of dogs. Students get the opportunity to see expert breeders, show handlers, groomers, and the top winning show dogs in the US. This popular field trip is an all-day experience including a group lunch and a student competition of students selecting what they feel are the top winning breeds for the day!
International Speakers & Grooming Demonstrations
Top industry speakers come to our school and give live grooming demonstrations and lectures to enhance learning which inspires a students passion for knowledge and continued education.
Continued Education and Professional Development
We believe that to stay passionate about what you do, you have to continue to grow. To stay current with the cutting edge trends and techniques, you must continue to learn. Once you graduate from one of our programs we will continue to care. That is why we offer continued education seminars and workshops, for professional growth and development for those already working in the pet grooming industry.