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BECOME PART OF OUR REVOLUTIONARY FLUFFOLOGY TEAM!

Sasha Riess Fluffology is excited to share a life-changing opportunity with you. A certified Sasha Riess Fluffologist is an expert in the field of dog behavior, nutrition, and grooming. Our systematic approach to dog care ensures the longevity and happiness of the pet, and their family.

As a Fluffologist, you will gain complete knowledge on the Sasha Riess standards of pet grooming and professional animal care.

The Training

In training to become an expert Fluffologist, you will receive full lodging and meals at our gorgeous training facility in Monterey, California.  The curriculum is designed to cover all elements related to educating applicants in the areas of grooming, behavior and nutrition.

Our proprietary training is designed to turn enthusiasts into experts in the field. As a Fluffologist in training, you will receive three months of classroom and hands on experience taught by some of the top experts in the field. By the time you graduate, you will be a Certified Fluffologist, with expert knowledge in the areas of nutrition, grooming and behavior. Our educators will:

  • Teach and reinforce advanced skill sets for grooming & nutrition
  • Identify behavior traits and issues within various breeds
  • Help you become an outstanding expert among multiple breeds
  • Assist you in discovering your unique identity and potentials
  • Support you in developing your artistic ability and skills
  • Aide you in understanding and cultivating the mind
  • In addition to acquiring the skills necessary to become and expert in the field, you will also gain an exciting sense of purpose, improved self-image, increased confidence and self-esteem.

The Fluffologist Curriculum Focuses on These Three Pillars :

All Certified Fluffologists train in the Sasha Riess methodology to become experts in the field of canine psychology. This includes identifying and resolving patterns of misbehavior disclosed to us by the dog owners, or during our interactions with the dog. All Certified Fluffologists train in the Sasha Riess methodology to become experts in the field of canine psychology. This includes identifying and resolving patterns of misbehavior disclosed to us by the dog owners, or during our interactions with the dog.

Fluffologists are experts in the Sasha Riess methods of dog styling and grooming. Our focus and approach is on the well-being of both the dogs and owners. We are committed to full transparency, which is why our individual styling suites are open to dog owners who wish to stay or participate in the grooming process. A Sasha Riess Fluffology Groomer and Stylist is trained to detect hair and coat types, recognize breed profiles, detect any skin or coat ailments, perform a full-service groom and style from start to finish, as well as provide advice and recommendations that will help promote the dog’s coat and skin health.

Health and happiness start from within. That’s why nutrition is an integral part of our philosophy. Sasha Riess Fluffology Nutritionists are trained in all aspects related to canine macro and micronutrients giving them the knowledge to recommend and build customized nutrition plans that will ensure the health and happiness of dogs for years to come.

Our mission: eliminate the need for expensive vet visits due to ailments caused by poor nutrition. A dogs longevity stems from proper nutrition, calm centered behavior, and proper hygiene through grooming, combined these three pillars result in a long and healthy life. recommending custom meal plans tailored for each dog’s unique needs and lifestyle

Duties & Responsibilities:

As Sasha Riess Fluffologists, our main concern is treating our clients with the utmost respect and dignity in all interactions and communications, including but not limited to, in-person discussions, phone consultations, online, SMS, and emails and more. 

Fluffologists are trained to provide expert advice and recommendations to our clients relating to the three essential pillars of dog well-being: behavior, nutrition, and grooming.

Candidate Requirements:

  • All candidates must be able to complete the Fluffology training course, at  our headquarters in Monterey, California.
  • Candidates should possess excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Candidates should have a High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • No prior grooming experience is necessary however, candidates should have a general curiosity and fondness of animals.
  • Candidates should be adaptive and proficient in working within a fast-paced environment.
  • Candidates must be able to stand for a full 8-hour shift, lift up to 50 lbs., bend and squat to pick up items needed to perform daily tasks.