Grooming Section, Tips and Tricks -


Grooming your dog is very important for his health and wellbeing.



Save time and money by grooming your own dog. Professional groomer tips on combs, clippers, shedding cycles, hair control, health and huggability!



Eye Stains Easily Gone

Ugly tear tracks change your dog's expression and reveals improper care and grooming skill but you don't have to live with it and neither does your dog.


Courthouse to Doghouse

Your own grooming shop? Learn from Kathy's true experience when she goes from medical career to pet grooming!


Dog Grooming: Haircoat, Shedding

How to save by grooming your own dog for shedding, health and huggability! Judge Fred Lanting keeps it simple in Grooming; Part 1.


CLEANING AN OLD DOG'S EARSDog Grooming = Cleaning

Bathing, cleaning ears, treating fleas & mites, geriatric dogs, hormone effects on skin, body odor. Grooming; Part 2.


Dog Grooming: Teeth & Toenails

Cleaning your dog’s teeth and trimming nails preserves dental and tendon health. Judge Fred Lanting show tools & techniques. Grooming; Tooth & Nail, Part 3.


Grooming Show!Grooming Show Shanghai

SAAB Member Lana Tsan takes TheDogPlace readers to China for an exclusive look behind the silken curtain to see why the oriental people are such master groomers.


Pet Been Skunked?

Vinegar or tomato juice doesn't really work on skunk odor but this does...


Green Air For Groomers

Professional groomers are exposed to  sprays, chemicals, etc. but these house plants (PHOTOS) can save your lungs.



Breeder-Judge on toe nail care to prevent foot damage which judges see as neglect!


Teeth Cleaning, Risk vs. Benefit

Grooming includes keeping his teeth clean to maintain dental health and protect against heart disease here's an alternative to anesthesia risk!


Show Grooming The Akita

Wrongly called a “wash and wear” breed, this breeder-pro handler reveals how to do it right and win big! (click photo)


Grooming The AHT

Grooming a hairless dog is really pretty easy but keeping the American Hairless Terrier's skin healthy and beautiful is essential.


Grooming The Coton de Tulear

Expert instruction and the right grooming tools make Coton care easy, pleasant, and relaxing for you and your Coton.


gGrooming The Poodle

Photos, clippers, grooming tools, and how to work the poodle coat. If you ever wanted to do it and do it right, now you can!  From tools to toenails, learn from a pro.


Winter Grooming and Coat Care

Professional groomer on bathing, itchy dry-heat skin, shedding, coat and foot care.


Teeth and Dental Care In Toy Dogs

Grooming and tooth care in Toy breed dogsWhen to pull retained or crooked baby teeth, photos show proper tooth alignment, cleaning, and much more...


AKC Grooming Rule Violations

Is the rule on altering coats and foreign substances selectively enforced? Should this top handler be suspended for grooming rule?


Grooming Rules Ignored

It's not just AKC exhibitors faking color and using foreign substances.