Currently Accepting NEW Clients

10 days of

hands-on instruction

January 8 - 19th, 2024 Full

April 29-May 10th - 1 SPOT AVAILABLE

July 22-August 2nd - 2 SPOTS AVAILABLE

September 9-20th. FULL

Join Certified Feline Master Groomer and NCGI Certifier Mel Brink at Club Meow Inc in Council Bluffs, Iowa

Prepare To Take Your CFMG Written and Practical Exams

Learn to Safely Shave Aggressive Cats

Limited to a Small Group of 2 Groomers

Your Instructor

Mel Brink

Certified Feline Master Groomer


Date: January 8 – 19th, 2024 (weekend break)

Location: Club Meow, Inc. (148 W Broadway COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA 51503)

Cost: $6,800 USD per student


Club Meow Inc is located on the historic 100 block in Council Bluffs,  ten minutes from Omaha’s airport.  There are dozens of hotels and vacation rentals within walking distance. There are also 3 casinos with hotels within a 5 minute drive. 

What You Will Need:

NCGI Membership is required and the NCGI’s Syllabus is HIGHLY recommended (so you can begin studying ahead of time in order to make the most of your hands-on instruction)

  • Clippers with a #10 blade
  • Air Muzzle
  • Greyhound Combs (Chris Christiansen recommended) one large & one face/feet
  • Nail Trimmers & small blunt curved face scissors 
  • Grooming Attire and Shoes


  • Cat Only Grooming Salon in a beautiful cattery
  • Bathing Facilities 
  • Catty Shack Vac & dryers
  • Clipper Vacs and attachments
  • All cats for grooming and exam attempts (if the student desires) 2-3 per day per student 
  • Demonstrations and Hands-on Instruction with Mel

Reserve Your Spot Today!

Click on the Register Today button. Once we receive your registration, Club Meow Inc will send you an invoice via email or text.