Retro Poodle patterns seem to be making a come back. Although Poodle styles change and evolve, the breed profile remains consistent. When creating a pattern such as the Dutch or the Town and Country, that is important to remember.
The top line is level and the angulation is exactly the same as if you were creating a lamb trim.
“I estimate that 60 percent of pet stylists are not properly insured,” says Jeff Reynolds, executive director of National Dog Groomers Association of America, Inc. (Clark, PA.) “Several factors contribute to this industry-wide problem. Also, many groomers do not know that there are agencies available that specialize in the pet grooming industry and can offer both guidance and proper insurance.
PetQuest returns to Wilmington, Ohio this June for the 2015 expo! Again, the expo will be taking place at the dog friendly Roberts Conference Center June 25th-28th 2015, with brand new seminars and certification courses, as well as the three day trade show.
Back when I was a baby groomer, a client walked into the shop where I was working with her two dogs. I had the client cards already out and knew what to do!
Client: You’re new. Is Katie here?
Me: No, unfortunately she is no longer working here.
Client: Ok, do the same thing as last time.
Problem Solving Made Simple
Professional groomers sometimes find themselves in a similar quandary as veterinarians. You are not experts in behavior, but some of your customers will wind up re-homing their dogs if they are unable to solve behavioral challenges. This has the potential to negatively impact your business.
Pet Boarding & Daycare Expo WEST
05/04/2015 - 05/07/2015
Mardi Paws Pet Expo
05/30/2015 - 05/31/2015
06/05/2015 - 06/08/2015
06/25/2015 - 06/28/2015
07/21/2015 - 07/23/2015
Las Vegas, NV
All American Grooming Show
08/06/2015 - 08/09/2015
09/17/2015 - 09/20/2015
New England Grooming Show
10/01/2015 - 10/04/2015
NDGAA Fun in the Sun
10/23/2015 - 10/25/2015
Pet Boarding & Daycare Expo EAST
11/09/2015 - 11/12/2015