Licenses and Certification Depends on the horse being groomed Racetrack

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Licenses and Certification Depends on the horse being groomed Racetrack Groomers- licenses in the state in which racing is being conducted, complete appropriate forms and pay the required fee to obtain a grooms licenses Show Groomers- not required to have a licenses
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Employment Outlook Expected to grow faster than the average rate from 2008 to 2018, about 21%
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Salary $9-$15 per hour $400 weekly $15,000 to $24,000 annually
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Why Your Horse Needs Grooming Increases blood flow from the horse’s skin surface Massages the horse’s muscles Improved health of the horse’s skin and coat Decreases the chance of various heath problems for the horses
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Grooming Tools Hoof Pick- used to remove dirt and debris lodged in the hooves Curry Comb- used to dislodge dirt and debris that might be tangled in the hair or stuck to the horse’s skin Body Brush- a brush that can be used on almost all parts of the horse’s body and it removes some of the dirt and debris Soft Brush- is designed to remove dust and foreign particles Mane & Tail Comb- is a comb that brush the horse’s mane and tail Swear or Water Scraper- removes excess water after a workout or excess water after a bath Grooming Cloth- used to wipe away dust that was left behind and cleanse areas around the eyes or ears
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Grooming Tools Hoof Pick Curry Comb Body Brush Soft Brush Mane & Tail Comb Sweat or Water Scraper Grooming Cloth
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Pictures
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References -down-clean ts_of_grooming_your_horse-26892 The Career Guide to the Horse Industry (Book)
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