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NEW YORK (October 4, 2013) – Jorge Bendersky has achieved the prestigious title of International Certified Master Groomer (ICMG) with The International Professional Groomers, Inc. His professional knowledge, techniques and abilities in All-Breed Professional Grooming through extensive practical skills and written examinations, have been certified as having met high standards of International Model of Pet Grooming Distinction.

Bendersky believes an essential component of perfecting the art of styling is to truly understand each dog inside and out. He pays close attention to their movements, their genetics, their history and better yet, their lifestyle. Dogs used to stay at home as domestic pets, with their appearances on the street confined to walks.

“We are very excited to welcome Jorge Bendersky to our esteemed group of certified Master Groomers. Jorge is a pleasure to work with and a true professional,” says Linda Easton, ICMG, International Professional Groomers, Inc. “We feel that Jorge Bendersky is an asset and inspiration to our industry.”

Our culture has been significantly amused by dogs, apparent by the number of dog reality shows airing on a number of networks. Jorge was featured on Animal Planet’s reality show, “Groomer Has It,” as a Judge on TLC’s Extreme Poodles and as a new Grooming expert on Animal Planet’s Dogs 101. Jorge has become the go-to groomer for media outlets seeking grooming expertise presented with wit and style. His many television appearances include CBS New York, The Today Show, ABC Nightline, E! News, Regis and Kelly and more. Learn more about Jorge Bendersky. Visit his website at Facebook: YouTube: Twitter:

About Jorge Bendersky
Jorge Bendersky became a celebrity dog groomer soon after moving to Manhattan from his native Argentina. He began trimming and fluffing the four-legged children of some of the New York City’s elite. Today he is one of Manhattan’s sought-after groomers. His clients include top models, notable actors, infamous billionaires and popular recording artists.Jorge’s talents have been seen on Animal Planet’s reality show, “The Groomer Has It”, as a Judge on TLC’s Extreme Poodles and as the new Grooming expert on Animal Planet’s Dogs 101. Jorge’s deep commitment to “giving back” has led him to offer his talents to help those dogs who need the most just to survive. Through a series of pet care workshops in NYC’s inner-city neighborhoods and by conducting seminars to help other groomers carry on this mission. Learn more at

About (IPG) International Professional Groomers, Inc.
IPG provides International industry standards for the professional pet groomer based upon the countries breed standards of perfection. Tests are currently available for the US, Australia and Canada with translations in French and Spanish. Provides advanced continuing education programs designed to enhance the technical expertise and business acumen of professional pet groomers. IPG provides a Code of Ethics to be followed by all members and certified groomers, suitable for framing. IPG provides an examination program whereby the grooming expertise of professional pet groomers may be demonstrated and certified.   These tests are based upon the breed standards found in the American Kennel Club’s The Complete Dog Book, 20th edition (or your country’s governing Kennel Club standards) and the IPG’s Certification Guidelines. The IPG certifies pet groomers in five phases, culminating in the title of International Certified Master Groomer (ICMG). Learn more at

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