Self-Employment Opportunity

Rent a Table

Heads N Tails Pet Services currently has an opportunity for a self-employed dog groomer to join us on a “rent-a-table” basis.  This is an ideal opportunity to operate your own business from a fully equipped dog grooming salon.

About us

Our salon is located at 9a Victoria Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan on the out skirts of Cardiff.  This location has the provision for plenty of Free Parking and is suitably placed for local clients to visit. We currently have two full time dog groomers operating from the premises – with a third grooming table currently unoccupied. The salon is currently equipped with 3 grooming tables, a stainless-steel electric bath, toilet facilities, 3 blasters, The premises has Wi-Fi access. There is also a hairdresser, beauty shops, bars and cafés conveniently located nearby.

About you

A suitable candidate for this opportunity will have;

  • Your own customer base.

  • Provide your own public liability insurance.

  • Be equipped with all your own tools (dryer, blades, clippers, shampoo, towels, etc.)

  • At least 1 years professional experience running your own dog grooming business (you must be able to handle your dog professionally from start to finish this includes no constantly barking dogs).

  • You will not be allowed to openly advertised your business under the "Heads N Tails Pet Services" logo or brand, or sell your own products.

  • The ability to provide references if needed.

  • Ensure the salon is kept in a clean and tidy manner (cleaning products provided).

What we provide

  • Freedom to use the premises 4.5 days a week (Tuesday - Saturday).

  • Full use of one allocated grooming table.

  • Full use of our stainless steel grooming bath.

  • On occasions where existing groomers are fully booked we may be able to provide you with new clients from time to time.

  • Internet access via our WIFI.

  • Subject to a successful trial period, your profile may be featured on our website.

  • All power, heating, lights and water is included.

  • We are a small friendly team and are always on hand to assist throughout the day.

It is very important for you to note that we are not employing groomers, you will not work as a contractor to us nor will we supply dogs for your business or provide grooming training.


  • £50.00 per day (£25.00 on a Saturday as we currently close at 2pm).

  • £200.00 per week (equivalent to £44.00 per day based on a 4.5 days a week).

  • £600.00 per month (equivalent t0 £133.00 per week or £33.00 per day based on a 4.5 day week).

All prices are subject to a rolling term contract.

This is subject to a successful completion of a 1 month initial trial period.

All rental payments are required in advanced and are non-refundable.

If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to discuss this further, please contact Fiona on 029 2241 2640 or email