Purrfect Ending to Another Week

Yesterday at the NCGIA, Lynn and I finished off our work day by unloading 330 lbs of freight delivered to our door. On the pallet, packed neatly into small boxes, was the inaugural edition of our Purrfect Pointers Magazine! We could hardly wait to tear into the boxes to see this new magazine for the […]

Magazine for Cat Groomers

I’m super excited about our next project: turning our quarterly newsletter in a 32-page full-color magazine! Our Purrfect Pointers publication is growing by the day to include even more content than ever before. And it will be delivered straight to your physical mailbox if you are a current NCGIA member! Here’s a sneak peak at the […]

The Newest Addition

Part of the newest addition to the NCGIA website: THE CATTY SHACK, LTD When I originally set up a store-front salon, it was in an historic Main St. area of the very small, but rapidly growing Simpsonville, SC. Due to city ordinances, the storefronts and signage in the town square were required to be uniform […]

And the Award Goes To…..

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Hershey Groom Expo, the biggest US show of the year for us at the NCGIA, is just around the corner! We are excited about the show this year as we will have more booth space, an “Ask a CFMG” table, a new member giveaway package, a new book, new products, and Chubbs Bars shampoo!   […]

Mini Classes and Workshops

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We have scheduled NCGIA mini classes and workshops for 2014. Mark your calendars! We will be hosting another 1-day Cat Clinic Workshop at the National Cat Groomers School in Greenville on Monday, April 21st.  Info and registration will be posted on our site in the coming week. We will host a combo Advanced Course and […]

Superstar Cat Groomer in Canada

Congrats to Sally Staples, British Columbia’s first CFMG! Directly after graduating from the National Cat Groomers School in January, Sally has been on a media blitz of magnificent proportions. Below is an excerpt of Sally’s article that will appear in our upcoming spring issue of ePurrfect Pointers newsletter. (In your email box March 22nd! Sign […]

Zero to Busy in 2.0!

From Zero to Busy in 2.0! Join us for a Webinar on March 11 Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/631203166 Join Danelle and special guest, Cheryl Maibusch, CFMG in IL, as they talk about starting and growing a successful cat grooming business. Cheryl serves her area as a feline-specialist mobile groomer […]

The Purrfectly Coifed Cat

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The article below appeared in the September 2012 issue of WNC Woman Magazine in Asheville, NC and features CFMG and graduate of the National Cat Groomers School, Kim Burress.  To see the article as it appears in the WNC Woman Magazine, click here.   We want to thank Kerry Daniel for writing such an excellent […]

C’est la vie

I love hearing good news. I love making a difference. So today I received good news that about how we are making a difference. Double bonus! A great way to end the week! Thank you, Christele for taking the time to send the message below. PS. I really wanted to pop in for a surprise […]

Australian Cats

Aussie cats get dirty too. They get matted, and smelly and hack up hairballs. Fortunately there are some fabulous CFMGs on the island. They can handle anything when it comes to felines and their grooming needs. Check out Reeda Close, Australia’s first CFMG as she makes into yet another newspaper. Well done, Reeda!