FREE EXCERPT: Grooming a Pet Springer Spaniel Short While Retaining the Integrity of the Breed - 35 minutes
Speed, combined with safe, high quality grooming are the keys to a successful pet groomer. Keeping the integrity of the breed is the name of the game. Judy Hudson is the queen of ‘gettin’ er done!’ This is a no nonsense lesson on pet grooming.
She clipper cuts the bulk of this Springer Spaniel to suit the client’s needs. After trimming the body coat with clippers, she fine tunes the trim with blenders.
However, Judy always applies carding techniques to the coat prior to clipper cutting it. By doing this, the coat and skin remain healthy. It also keeps the texture and color on the dog. Throughout the entire video, Judy shows you ways to cut down on your grooming time, getting you through the groom in no time!
In this video you will learn:
- Why it’s important to card the coat.
- What blade to use on the bulk of the body work to keep it ‘natural looking’.
- Where to set the pattern lines.
- A great short cut for trimming feet.
- How to shorten the feathering while keeping the integrity of the trim.
Experts in this Video
Judy Hudson holds an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology and is an International Speaker and Judge. She is a National Certified Master Groomer and certifier for National Dog Groomers Association of America.