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  • Grooming "Once A Year" and "Twice A Year" Pets

    Posted April 12, 2012 by jessedawg

      There isn’t a pet stylist on the planet that hasn’t been asked to groom a dog or cat that has gone without a good brushing or seen soap and water in six months to a year. These scruffy friends include house pets and working dogs of every size and shape, some as large as a St. Ber...

  • Life With Grooming

    Posted April 12, 2012 by jessedawg

    Life With Grooming   I had a super day grooming six wiggling babies, full of kisses, many of them puppies. When I looked into Annie’s soft brown cavapoo eyes, I knew I had the best job in the world. There is nothing like having your hands on a warm bundle of fur for an hour.   ...

  • “The Times They Are A - Changin” (Bob Dylan)

    Posted April 12, 2012 by jessedawg

    In talking to groomers both at shows and on the Internet, I have had many interesting conversations, covering an array of topics. One theme is clear. Groomers love their jobs. They are passionate about their chosen profession. However, there is one issue that jumps out in neon.  Some groomers a...

  • Depression and how others react

    Posted April 9, 2012 by Wolf-hound

    I've had depression for many years, pretty much since my early teens. Most of my life I was called "moody" or "lazy" whenever I had any episodes of deeper depression. If I said anything about feeling depressed, I'm invariably told something along the lines of "Other people have things really bad" an...

  • How Grooming Has Changed My Life by Ellen Ehrlich/Go Mobile And

    Posted February 18, 2012 by jessedawg

    How Grooming Has Changed My Life   I was a full time Mom when I discovered grooming. I never really thought about what I would do when my three children grew up. My life was busy and full of family activities. I wasn’t looking for anything. Grooming became a part of my life by accident....