Expert Advice

How to Engage with Your Dog During Quarantine

Posted by Gretchen Vanderford on May 4th 2020

We are not able to go to our beloved dog shows or handling classes, so what can you do to fill the gaps? Some thoughts:Train you and your dog to what the future of shows might look like… masks, … read more

Maintaining Nails

Posted by Lisa Correia, Certified Master Groomer on Apr 24th 2020

Keeping your dog’s nails short is an integral part of maintaining your dog for show. Long nails exert pressure on your dog’s nail bed and disturb the natural alignment of the foot. Feet then become … read more

​Maintaining and Creating Show Coat

Posted by Lisa Correia, Certified Master Groomer on Apr 24th 2020

With all our forced downtime, there are things that we can do now, in anticipation of dog shows resuming, to make our dogs’ coats ring ready. This blog will be the first in a series of getting and … read more
Rockin' Rakes!

Rockin' Rakes!

Posted by Daryl Conner on Apr 24th 2020

True confession, I’m a bit of a tool junkie. I’ve been grooming for 36 years and have quite an impressive collection of grooming equipment. Some I use every single day, others I only use once in a … read more

Choosing Combs

Posted by Daryl Conner on Mar 31st 2020

Browsing a catalog of types and styles of combs to choose from can be mind boggling. Some have handles, some have wide spines, some have thin spines, and some have coating on them. They may be made fr … read more