Discounts for BIGA members! 

* if you are a supplier and would like to support BIGA members with a discount, please send an email to

Dog Grooming Insurance is a new, forward thinking insurance company that has been formed by groomers, for groomers, bringing market-leading cover to our industry. By visiting their impressive and simple-to-understand ‘click & buy’ website – – you can find out all about covers and benefits such as:

  • Public & Employers Liability
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Property – including buildings, contents, tools of the trade & equipment (in transit and away)
  • Personal Accident cover
  • Crisis containment (protecting your reputation)
  • Legal Protection
  • 0% interest direct debit payments

And you can also get a quote (and take out a policy) in less than 5 minutes!

Dog Grooming Insurance caters specifically for pet groomers and is kindly offering a discount of 10% to BIGA members. The link below will take you to the specific page:



Use the coupon BIGA to get 20% off.

Get 35+ pages of Easy to Make Recipes & Blends using Essential Oils, Hydrosols, Plant Oils & Butters.

When it comes to essentials oils, you can find a lot of free information online. BUT, it is scattered across so many different sites and resources.

And it can take a lot of time and effort to learn everything you want to know about essential oils and dogs.

That’s why I finally decided to put my years of knowledge of essential oils and holistic grooming all in one place for you!


The all in one business management system designed specifically for the pet grooming industry. 

Eliminate no shows, get organised and grow your business. 

Features include: 

- Customer, pet, appointment management 

- Online booking 

- Deposits and billing 

- Recurring appointments 

- Contracts & Check in forms 

- Digital marketing suite 

- Customer mobile apps


Rob Fellows aka “Reiki Rob”

Rob is an International Reiki Master Teacher. He helps people to overcome health obstacles in their lives, and those of their families and their pets, and teaches how, instead of suffering, they can benefit by easily learning how to do gentle Reiki healing themselves.


Do you have any anxious or difficult dogs to groom? Maybe you have your own stresses, or aches and pains too? If so, bringing Reiki into your salon and your life could just be what you need.

Award winning International Reiki Master Teacher Rob Fellows is offering all BIGA members discounts on a number of his Training Packages including Reiki Level 1 inc. Reiki for Dog Groomers Home Learning or Live Training courses.

Reiki is an easy to learn and simple to do healing therapy ideal for groomers to utilise in their salons, to help relax the dogs and yourself too!

You will gain a new qualification and a potential additional income source too.

All Rob’s courses are accredited by International Guild of Complimentary Therapists (ICGT)

To read more about the training visit

Rob is offering BIGA members:

Home Learning:  20% off the following Video Teaching & Qualification Packages. Use code BIGA20 at checkout:

· Reiki Level 1 inc. Reiki for Dog Groomers

· Reiki Level 2 – The Practitioner Level (you can charge for Reiki services once you have this)

· Reiki for Animals – for those already trained in human-only Reiki

Live Training & Qualification Day:  £25 reduction off the normal price.

· Reiki Level 1 inc. Reiki for Dog Groomers

· Reiki Level 2 – The Practitioner Level

For more information and to take advantage contact Rob:


Because every dog deserves to look, feel and smell great, naturally!

We are very proud to say our Grooming products are certified PETA cruelty free and Vegan Friendly

Shampoos, Scents and Treatments

10% off  with code:   BIGA23



       At Absolutely Animals in London with Award Winning Groomers

20% off the day rate to improve your skills



Faster Techniques

Improve your handling

Improving for a qualification



Level 1: Part 1 is FREE

DAATA is a new grooming course based on the latest scientific data in pet dermatology, cosmetology and more.

Level 1 DAATA-ICDG Groomer includes :

Part 1: Anatomy and functioning of the skin and hair

In this part, you study the anatomy of the skin and its different appendages (the follicle, the glands, the different cells, etc.). You will also learn how pigmentation, hydration of the skin or the concepts of genetics necessary for a good understanding of the course.


          Every Groomer should complete a                 pet first aid course

Unique courses taught by a vet - Sophie Bell

Online Canine and feline health and first-aid course 

Use the Code BIGA and receive £10 off your course


              Get your kit today               & start earning

Use Code:  BIGA10

  • We charge £40 per 30 minute session
  • Usually takes 1-5 sessions to clean teeth
  • We charge top ups £25 within 3 months
  • We have clients just for teeth cleaning
  • Free how to videos and literature
  • Get yours today


 If you're looking for Employers’ Liability and Professional Indemnity cover, give Cliverton a call and see what they can do for you and your business.

  • Cliverton are a small team (21 in total) of friendly advisors who are specialists in the products they arrange, therefore they are always available over the phone to help with any queries.
  • Cliverton are a schemes broker dealing with specialist insurance companies who understand the cover required for your members.
  • Cliverton are part of the Benefact Group so all of their available profits go to charity and good causes

 Please mention your BIGA membership when requesting a quote.



Helping small businesses do BIGA things

Dear BIGA Members,

BIGA is excited to announce that we have teamed up with the Federation of Small Businesses to offer our members a chance to join the FSB at a discounted rate. This is a fantastic opportunity to safeguard your business by joining an established and highly regarded association which is approachable, accessible and effective.

Join FSB from as little as £147* in the first year (*based on 0 employees)

For a limited time, you can get the full benefit FSB membership at a subsidised rate. Businesses can benefit from £30 off the normal price of joining FSB in their first year.

Thousands of FSB customers have benefitted from inclusive support, legal advice, financial expertise and a powerful voice in governments across the UK - all essential for businesses, especially as we navigate the coronavirus crisis. As a member, you’ll get access to:

  • 24/7 HR and legal advice line
  • Online library of over 1,300 legal, tax and HR documents, templates and guides
  • Easy access to funding options
  • Recover the money you're owed with our debt collection service
  • Advice and documents on health and safety in the workplace, provided by industry experts

We hope that many of you will take advantage of the excellent rate which BIGA has negotiated on your behalf.

If you are interested then please contact Martyn Whelan on

01253 361170


by email

The British Isles Grooming Association (BIGA)

A Not-for-Profit Trade Association and Community Support Network

 Registered at St. George’s House, 14 George Street, Huntingdon, Cambs. PE29 3GH. Reg. No. 10085801

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