Log in

Ontario Dog Groomers Association


Upcoming events

    • 26 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Pets Beautiful, 509 Commissioner Rd, London ON, L6J 1Y5
    Register

    ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
    10am - 12pm

    Minutes of the last Association Meeting
    Minutes of the Board Meeting
    Report of the President
    Report of the Secretary
    Report of the Treasurer

    Election of Officers and Board (see below)

    President
    Vice President
    Treasurer
    Secretary
    Directors


    Unfinished Business
    New Business

    Adjournment

    Non-Members welcome with no comments or voting during the meeting

    • Nominations can only be made by fully paid up Members of the ODGA.
    • Nominations can be made by emailing info.odga@gmail.com with the name of the Member you would like to nominate.
    • All nominees must have been a fully paid up Member of the Association for at least 30 days before the date of the AGM.
    • The position of President must have served at least 2 years on the Board and the Treasurer must have served at least 1 year on the Board to be nominated.
    • All nominees must accept the nomination either before or at the AGM in order to be listed for voting.
    • If a Member is nominated but cannot attend the meeting, they must put their acceptance in writing to the Board along with the name of the person who is to stand as proxy at the AGM.
    • Non-members may attend the AGM but may not vote.
    • Votes may not be sent by proxy; Members must be at the AGM to be able to vote.

    PLEASE NOTE, QUESTIONS REGARDING THE LEGAL PROCEEDINGS AND BUSINESS OF THE ASSOCIATION CANNOT BE ANSWERED ON SOCIAL MEDIA INCLUDING FACEBOOK AND MESSENGER. 

    Please email info.odga@gmail.com with any legal/business queries.

    Lunch provided

    • 26 May 2019
    • 1:00 PM
    • Pets Beautiful, 509 Commissioner Rd, London ON, L6J 1Y5
    • 10
    Register


    10am AGM and Election
    12pm - Lunch 

    1pm 

    Marnie Mathison

    Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Seminar
    Members $50
    Non members $80
    Membership and seminar package $105

    Marnie Mathison is the General Manager of Pets Beautiful School of Styling in London and has been instructing for 20 years having taught hundreds of successful students. Not only does she enjoy making dogs beautiful but learning proper nutrition was very important to Marnie as well. So much so, that in 2007 she opened a Global Pet Foods store specializing in holistic pet foods.

    Her store is the third largest in the chain and in the top 10 in annual sales out of 184 stores nation wide. She has since opened a second location in 2013 and currently working on her 3rd Global Pet Foods.

    Marnie devoted her life to this industry becoming a Certified Master Groomer in 1998. Venturing into the competition ring, Marnie has been awarded multiple placements in the Poodle, Terrier and All Other Purebred Classes. She was a member of Groom Team Canada travelling and representing our Country in World Competitions in France 05' Italy 07' and Germany 09'. She graced the cover of Groomer to Groomer magazine with her first place win in California.

    Marnie enjoys sharing her knowledge through judging, grooming demonstrations as well as business seminars at grooming shows as she is committed and dedicated to improving our industry.


    Bring your cash!  Raffles prizes including a major prize!

    • 23 Jun 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Paw Prints Dog Salon, 1735 Bailey St,# 19 Pickering ON, L1W 3J7
    • 20
    Register

    10.30am - 12pm
    Small Business Seminar - Gord Peters CPA CGA LPA

    Gord is the ODGA Corporate Accountant

    Topics to include: Pricing, labour costs, IC versus Contractor.

    Members are encouraged to email info.odga@gmail.com ahead with questions for Gord

    Pot luck lunch

    Attendees are asked to bring a savoury item and enough for 10 people, if you have food sensitivities please bring your own lunch

    12.30pm

    Deanna Vout

    Portuguese Water Dog Demo

    Please note:  

    • No children or pets allowed due to insurance stipulations

    • No video taping due to copyright laws


    • 27 Jul 2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • Mold-Masters, 221 Guelph Street, Georgetown, L7G 4A8
    Register


    Don't get HANGRY at TOGS...

    Pre-order your lunch ahead of time and
    keep your friends :)

    (sandwich or wrap, salad, drink & dessert)


    $10 Donation required

    • 28 Jul 2019
    • 12:00 PM
    • Mold-Masters, 221 Guelph Street, Georgetown, L7G 4A8
    Register


    Don't get HANGRY at TOGS...

    Pre-order your lunch ahead of time and
    keep your friends :)

    (sandwich or wrap, salad, drink & dessert)

    $15 Donation required

    • 29 Sep 2019
    • Bark& Fitz, 106-Sanders Rd .Unit 7&8 Barrie L4N 9A7
    • 12
    Register

    LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE!

    10am - 12pm

    English Cocker Spaniel Demo

      Kat Kirsten McMillan

    Pizza lunch provided

    12.30pm

    Hands on workshop

    Dogs can be provided by emailing kemcmilan424@hotmail.com


    Please note:  
    • No children or pets allowed due to insurance stipulations

    • No video taping due to copyright laws


    • 20 Oct 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • 250 Gage Ave, Kitchener, ON N2M 2C8
    • 9
    Register

    INFORMATION - 12 SPACES ONLY!!

    • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the start time
    • Bring a pen or pencil with you, all other course materials are provided
    • Wear comfortable clothes as appropriate for practical exercises
    • You will be given breaks during the day, as well as a lunch break. 
    • Pot Luck Lunch, bring 1 SAVOURY item with enough for 6 people.  If you have special dietary needs you are welcome to bring your own lunch.
    Please note:  
    • No children or pets allowed due to insurance stipulations

    • No video taping due to copyright laws

    • **Cancellation policy as per the St John's Ambulance...
      • CANCELLATION POLICY:

        * $15.00 cancellation fee if notified within 7 business days in advance of course.

           **Requests after this time are not eligible for refund  * If you do not show up you are not eligible for a refund OR transfer (except for emergencies).

    • 1 Dec 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • TBA
    • 20
    Register

     10am
    Member's Meeting

    11am
    Lisa Grills-Brak

    Scissoring Demo

    12.30pm
    Pot Luck Lunch

    1pm
    Bring your own ideas
    Swap and create bling and accessories



    Please note:  

    • No children or pets allowed due to insurance stipulations
    • No video taping due to copyright laws

Address:

11 Vimy Street, Acton

Ontario, L7J1S2

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software