Time to move away from the old myth that oatmeal shampoos feed yeast on the skin.

Päls och temperatur reglering-den korta versionen :)

person touching golden retriever

Jag har fått många förfrågningar om jag inte kan översätta inlägget https://theeducatedgroomer.com/clipping-the-dog-short-for-the-summer/ till svenska. Då det är en lång text har jag istället valt att göra en kortversion av det på svenska då många ändå inte har tålamod att läsa så långa texter 😉 Här kommer kortversionen: Hela debatten om huruvida pälsen håller hunden sval […]

Clipping the dog short for the summer-a look into the scientific literature

person touching golden retriever

I wrote a long blog post 4 years ago about clipping dogs short for the summer -especially so-called double coated breeds. (https://wordpress.com/post/theeducatedgroomer.com/4)It took me one year to put it all together and it has had over 100 000 views just past its 4th anniversary. I never thought it would get that popular, my main goal […]

What can be the cause for patchy re growth/bald patches ?

picture showing patchy regrowth on a spaniel

I think that most groomers have encountered dogs with bald spots or patchy hair loss in their salons.We sometimes also get accused by the client of causing it with our grooming techniques, and the question pops up on a regular basis in grooming groups on Facebook.I will try to address the most common issues that […]

Groomer adventure- the trip to Groomania in Belgium day one

Getting up at 03.30 is great! – said no groomer ever 😂 Its horrible! But thats the price you pay in order to attend a great event .. Groomania is a grooming event that includes everything a groomer need- 2 days filled with seminars/demos ,world class competition, shopping,vine,belgian pastry and mingle with groomer friends from […]

A deeper look into the coats role in the dog’s thermal regulation

We have already established in the earlier post that every breed has the same thermal regulation – there is no special rule for so-called double-coated breeds.  And we know what risks that is involved for the look of the coat if we clip them – so let’s take an extra look at the coat’s role […]

To shave or not to shave – a look into the literature about dogs thermal regulation,coat growth and more……

Every summer comes the heated debate about clipping so-called double-coated breeds. The debate has been going on for ages and it is like a religious debate where you have 2 fundamentalists discussing whose God is the right one. It’s been flaring up on the internet in different forums long before Facebook. But with Facebook, there […]