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  1. Dog Grooming Market Research

    General Dog Discussion
    *CALLING ALL DOG OWNERS! Chance to win £50 Pets At Home voucher - 3 minute market research survey into your dog grooming habits* Please take no more than 3 minutes to help us understand your dog grooming habits! Results will be anonymous and used to help frame market research into the dog...
  2. Advice needed on grooming longer haired lab

    Dog Grooming
    Hi everyone! I own a beautiful chocolate Labrador named Bonnie and she's a pure blooded lab, but she's so different from the labs I usually see. She's super stocky, and has longer fur than normal. While she's not long haired, I certainly wouldn't call her short haired. She's always been...
  3. Should I trim my dog's fur?

    Dog Grooming
    Hello, I have a Husky/Australian Shepherd mix puppy and I've noticed that the fur on her back happens to be two to three times longer than everywhere else on her body. It lays down weirdly and has more of a heavy course feeling to it that's different from the rest of her fluffy body. It also...
  4. Need photos of groomed dogs!

    Dog Grooming
    Hello, I'm an Industrial Design student and I am now working on a project about dog grooming. If you could send me photos of your dog after (or before&after) grooming and tell me or show your favourite part about your just groomed dog, that would be so helpful! Thanks a lot!
  5. New dog grooming invention...

    Dog Grooming
    Pet lovers should check out this amazing new product that can quickly, gently and effectively maintain the health of your pet's coat: https://www.facebook.com/lumopet/videos/1616461185317541
  6. What's the best dog teeth cleaning "tool(s)" out there?

    Dog Grooming
    Hello guys, I was hoping I could ask this huge, wonderful dog community what their thoughts on certain dog oral cleaning products were and which one(s) they felt was most effective at its job, removing "junk" off the teeth. The products I've seen are... [if you know of anything else, please...
  7. Best electric groomer for labradoodle

    Dog Grooming
    Hi guys/girls, I purchased a fairly cheep groomer on Amazon.com a while back but I am having serious trouble cutting my dog's hair with it. Both of them are labradoodles and have fairly thick hair. Is there an electric razor out there around $50 that will get the job done easily? Any other...
  8. Share your grooming experience!

    Dog Grooming
    Hi everyone, I have two fluffy dogs, a Maltese and a Yorkie and for the last five years I have struggled to find the right groomer for my babies. I would like to hear if you had similar experiences or have some advices on how to find good groomers. I have looked at yelped but haven't been lucky...
  9. Shedding Problem Season?

    Dog Grooming
    It comes a shedding season for pets? So any good ways to solve this problems? I usually used deshedding tool.
  10. Not sure if Head And Shoulders is dogy safe??

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hi, my fur baby has really dry skin and bad dandruff in the winter. I wanted to try Head And Shoulders but I'm not sure if it's safe for her. Can anyone help me out? Is it safe for dogs? If not what other products could I use to help this issue?
  11. Best equipment for professional groomers

    Dog Grooming
    Hi everyone, I just recently finished dog grooming school and I already got a job! It's good to have backup equipment in case something breaks, so what are the best brands, items, etc. for professional groomers? At the moment I'm mainly focusing on cordless clippers. Right now I have Andis...
  12. Concerned About Westie's Coat- Help Please? :(

    Dog Grooming
    I have an 11 month old Westie and his coat is not filling in and looks scraggly. The fur on his rump especially is very dry and thick. The face is thin, and there's very little to work with. Is this normal for Westie's at this age? Does he just need more time? We haven't taken him to the...
  13. 1st set of vaccinations, is it safe to take to groomers?

    Dog Grooming
    Hello! So I have an 11 week old puppy and tomorrow I'm taking her to get groomed. She though only has her first set of vaccinations and I was just wondering if she will safe. The groomer said she will be fine as she will not come in direct contact with other dogs and they sanitize the area...
  14. Dog with Hair on Head and Wire Coat Body

    Dog Grooming
    So my little Molly appears to have hair on her head and a wire coat on her body. I am so confused. I thought when I was getting her I was getting a dog with hair, no shedding variety. I found out she had a rough, wire coat so I read about grooming it and the coat stripping involved. Has anyone...
  15. Is a rough/smooth collie the right dog for me?

    New Additions
    Hi everyone! I am new to this forum so please feel free to move this post if it is not in the right place. I am looking into getting a rough/smooth collie in the future, and have a few concerns. I'd like to paint a picture of my life/lifestyle right now and see what you all think. (This is...
  16. Dog grooming course in South Wales

    Dog Grooming
    Does anyone know of a reputable dog grooming course in South Wales? I have googled, but can only seem to find dodgy looking 'learn from home' courses. Thanks in advance for your help :)
  17. Dog sat in gum

    Dog Grooming
    My dog sat in gum and I want to clip it out rather than try to wash it. Every time I even touch that area he freaks out, and when I try to hold him down he goes crazy. Is there a sedative I can get for him to make him calm down so I can do this?
  18. Soap vs Shampoo

    Dog Grooming
    What's the difference between dog soap and shampoo? When to use one from the other. Which is better? thank you, :)
  19. help in desensitizing puppy when touching his paws

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Help! Today when we were trying to take ticks out of our puppy's paws he went crazy growling, snapping and biting showing his teeth at us. What do you suggest as a way of desensitizing him to us touching and going at his paws? p.s he is a mouthy and bitey puppy too.
  20. Ricky the Poodle and Best in Show Crufts 2014 gets groomed

    General Dog Discussion
    I came across this article it's an interview with Ricky's owners and an observation of a grooming session. Shampoodle: The four-hour wash and set that turns Ricky into a Crufts champion | Mail Online I think it is so wonderful to see how well taken care of and loved he is and that his whole...
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