The Art and Science of Pet Grooming
Thursday, November 17, 2022
LAVENDER ALLERGY - IT'S A THING
This is a heads-up post to alert pet groomers, pet owners, and aromatherapy folks that the essential oil of Lavender, Lavandula angustifo...
EYE IRRITATION FROM PET SHAMPOOS
Do “soap-free” or “Tearless” have any real meaning or are they just marketing hype? “Tearless” or even “tear-free” have very littl...
Saturday, September 11, 2021
AN EQUATION FOR EFFICIENT PET DRYING
FASTEST DRYING = ENVIRONMEN T + TOWELING + PRODUCTS + DRYER + TECHNIQUE ENVIRONMENT. The environment in your grooming area is prob...
Sunday, May 02, 2021
WHEN IS AN OIL NOT AN OIL? WHEN IT'S JOJOBA OIL!
WHEN IS AN OIL NOT AN OIL? WHEN IT’S JOJOBA OIL! What’s in a name? Misinformation! While we think of the botanists who search out a...
Tuesday, March 09, 2021
DMDM HYDANTOIN - FACTS AND FEARS
Facts about DMDM Hydantoin Originally published in BBird Talk, Groomwise Blog, 2013 USAGE: BROAD SPECTRUM PRESERVATIVE (Alternative to Par...
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Pet Skin Microbiome: Truth and Hype
Maintaining the Skin Microbiome of Pets: Truth and Hype Skin microbiome manipulation is the new approach in dermatology and cosmetic...
Tuesday, January 05, 2021
USING A RECIRCULATING PET BATHING SYSTEM
I am writing this in order to answer recurrent questions and misunderstandings that groomers have about using a recirculating bathing system...
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
TIME MANAGEMENT FOR PET GROOMERS
Author's Note: The following is a handout that I developed when I was actively speaking at trade shows. Damn! I made some good h...
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