This is Gizmo again! He just completed Canine Design’s Grooming Kindergarten and what a fantastic “student” he turned out to be!
This is Molly, a long time regular of my workplace. She started a habit of gnawing and licking that paw several months ago, and turned the foot an unladylike shade of reddish-brown. We solved it by dyeing that one paw several different colors (to match the seasons) then after an unfortunate attempt to cover Orange, […]
This entry will likely be posted as a permanent article at the top of the site. I will cover common questions and misconceptions about matting, as well as correct popular home-grooming techniques that do more harm than good. Here’s the scene. You walk into a grooming salon for the first time with your small-breed dog […]
Charlie comes for a bath every Sunday without fail, and a haircut once a month. I’m not sure what breed he is, his mom calls him a cockapoo, but I don’t see it. He’s good size and has excellent coat. Charlie has been passed from groomer to groomer for years, and I’m the first one […]
For those owners who dream of an AKC-style full-coated toy dog, know this: the owner of this dog brushed him, then combs him twice a day. He’s never had a haircut, except for rounded feet and trimmed up face. He STILL has mats behind his ears and in his tuck up (right before the back […]
This is Maddie, a Bichon/Lhasa Apso mix from my PetSmart days in Las Vegas. I am uploading other favorites from my time at PetSmart. They will be clearly marked PetSmart Vegas or PetSmart ABQ.