The Animal Care Project

Welcome to The Animal Care Project.

We have a diverse range of courses designed for students seeking practical skills and knowledge for successful careers in various industries.

Our programmes cater to individual seeking hands-on learner experiences fostering both personal and professional growth.

Here at Project You we provide an opportunity for everyone to thrive regardless of their previous educational backgrounds.

Animal Grooming


This unique and comprehensive course is designed to empower you with essential skills and knowledge in the art of dog grooming. You will gain a thorough understanding of the significance of grooming in canine health and welfare, exploring various tools and techniques used by professional groomers. The course prepares you to apply first aid during emergencies such as shock and heat stroke, ensuring you can respond effectively to keep pets safe.

You will learn how to keep pets healthy by identifying key indicators of cleanliness and well-being. The course covers pre-grooming assessments and general care procedures, providing a strong foundation for comprehensive pet care. Master the bathing technique to ensure a pleasant and effective grooming experience for both you and your pet. You will also acquire detailed knowledge about drying processes and general guidelines to maintain hygiene and comfort.

Furthermore, you will delve into all aspects of grooming, including trimming, scissor work, ear care, teeth maintenance, and paw pampering. This course ensures you are well-equipped to provide top-notch grooming services that enhance the health and happiness of pets.

Horse Riding and Care


Embark on an exhilarating journey into the world of equestrianism with our comprehensive horse riding course. Whether you're a beginner eager to learn the basics or an experienced rider looking to refine your skills, our programme is designed to cater to all levels of expertise. Starting with fundamental horsemanship, you'll develop a deep understanding of horse care, grooming techniques, and stable management. Learn how to confidently tack up and handle horses, gaining valuable insights into equine behaviour and communication.

From mastering basic riding techniques such as mounting, steering, and controlling gaits to advanced manoeuvres like jumping and dressage, our experienced instructors will guide you every step of the way. You'll have the opportunity to hone your skills in a safe and supportive environment, with personalised coaching tailored to your individual goals and aspirations.

Beyond riding skills, our curriculum includes comprehensive lessons on horse health, nutrition, and anatomy, ensuring you understand how to care for these magnificent animals both in and out of the saddle. Safety is paramount, and you'll receive thorough training in stable management, including handling and maintaining equipment, as well as emergency procedures.