August 11, 2014

Border Terror – to Border terrier!

Hand Strip all of the coat – no cutting the wire coat by scissors or clippers! If cut the wire hairs will permanently be lost and […]
August 11, 2014

Teddy bear style Shih Tzu

A shih tzu with a teddy bear style – weighted scissored legs with rounded feet, short clipped body and neck. Rounded face and tipped ears. The […]
August 11, 2014

Beware of poor groomers

There are so many horror stories of dogs who have been to a groomer and been damaged both emotionally and physically. 1. Please ask for a […]
August 13, 2014

Willow and plum soaps

Summer sale is now on!! We are offering 25% discount on every order placed during July. Just use promotional code ‘promo25’ after checkout. For customers who […]
August 17, 2014

Clean and Healthy Pets

It’s nice to hear that some of my customers are able to recognize other dogs who have been to A1 Grooming. “It’s easy, you can tell […]
August 18, 2014

Free Microchip Scan!

Pets that have been micro chipped can easily be reunited with their owners if the worst should happen. Here in the UK, you can have your […]
September 6, 2014

Aggression in dogs

Dealing with aggressive dogs is becoming more common for groomers today.  I myself have been involved with trying to tame the beast on the grooming table […]
September 18, 2014

Diet -what to feed your dog.

This is still a very open question, indeed the media has us all hyped up with this question. As a dog owner myself, I have been […]
November 25, 2014

Steps to do Restraint free grooming

Question: How do you manage to do restraint free grooming? My approach to restraint free grooming is to allow the dog to become familiar with the […]
December 1, 2014

On Reflection………

December has arrived and for us groomers’ this month will be a hard month as everyone wants their dogs’ looking wonderful for Christmas. AND so they […]