The Dog Spa Academy
Approved by NJ State Department of Education and NJ State Department of Workforce and Labor

The Dog Spa Academy is a private career school that is approved by the NJ State Department of Education and Division of Workforce and Labor.

The Dog Spa Academy offers an extensive series of online educational courses that prepare you to begin your hands on training. Students can earn their Certificate in as little as twelve weeks. 

School Director Stacey Herbert is owner of The Dog Spa Grooming Salon and The Dog Spa Academy, located in Norwood, NJ.  Stacey graduated from The Nash Academy of Animal Arts in 1987.

Throughout her career she has been an experienced Show Groomer, a Nash Academy Online Instructor, and a Certified Nash Academy Practical Skills Instructor. 

Stacey’s salon became a Nash Academy Approved Training Site in 2011 and has trained many aspiring pet groomers to achieve their diplomas in pet grooming. With over 25 years of grooming experience Stacey has been instrumental in demonstrating the success of Nash Approved training sites in the USA. The Dog Spa Academy was approved by the Sate of NJ as a private career school in 2016. Her passion and love for teaching is evident in her success and in the success of aspiring pet groomers that train at her location. 

For more information on The Dog Spa Academy call, 201-767-7755 or email

Start Your Career In Pet Grooming 

This program is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to gain employment as a professional dog bather, groomer and stylist. 

Find Out if a Career in Pet Grooming is for you!

Earn Your Certificate in as little as 12 Weeks!