Member Video: Grooming the Cairn Terrier with Suesan Watson (Part 1 of 4-part Series) - 54 minutes
Are you just starting to learn how to hand strip a coat? Cairn Terriers are one of the easiest dogs to work on when learning this technique. In this video, Suesan Watson helps you master some basic hand stripping techniques. This is a typical little dog with a harsh , but blown , coat. If you are you trying to get your Cairn Terrier to look the way they do in the show ring, this is the lesson for you! She talks about how to finger pluck the coat, the ideal time frame between grooming sessions, and how to work with a blown coat to bring it back to its full glory.
In this video you will learn:
- How to finger pluck the coat row-by-row.
- Indications of a blown coat.
- Why you should pull the coat in certain directions.
- What style change has been seen in the past few years with this breed.
- How to style the ears.
Experts in this Video
Suesan is a third generation pet stylist whose dynamic career stretches over 40 years. A Certified Master Groomer, she owns a successful mobile grooming business, which serves the Chicago/Northwest Suburban area.