ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Jonathan David has had a very diverse career in the dog world. From a young age, he began in the show ring breeding and exhibiting multiple breeds. A graduate of the Nash Academy of Animal Arts, Jonathan had a very successful five year grooming competition career. He has been the recipient of multiple scissoring awards, multiple Best All Around Groomer awards and Best In Show earning him a position on GroomTeam USA in 2008 and 2009. Desiring to take his career further, Jonathan was a contestant on Animal Planets “Groomer Has It” Season 1 and has been featured as a grooming expert on multiple Animal Planet television shows including “Dogs 101”, “Cats 101” and “America’s Cutest Dog.”
Jonathan has also been featured as a pet expert on many television programs including ABC’s “The View” and before moving to Florida he owned and operated a very successful mobile grooming business in NYC boasting a long list of celebrity clientele.
Currently, Jonathan lives in south Florida where he owns and operates his mobile grooming business and serves as a board member of multiple dog clubs. Jonathan has moved into yet another phase of his career as an international speaker and judge earning Barkleigh Honor Awards for Speaker of the Year and Judge of the Year.