Notes from the Grooming Table - SECOND EDITION
Winner of the 2017 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Silver Award for Animal/Pets Book of the Year and the Gold Award for Education Book of the Year
Winner of the 2016 Barkleigh Honors Award for Book of the Year.
This is the NEW SECOND EDITION of the book that has set the industry standard for dog grooming reference guides. You get step-by-step instructions and beautiful, easy to follow illustrations that have made this book a must-have for groomers and stylists world-wide. Written by esteemed stylist, speaker, and judge, Melissa Verplank (CMG) and featuring gorgeous illustrations by renowned wildlife artist Lisa Van Sweden, this amazing guide is based on Ms. Verplank's years of experience and expert grooming skills. Notes From the Grooming Table has put thousands on the path to beautiful grooming.
Notes From the Grooming Table - SECOND EDITION is a comprehensive grooming guide that includes information on basic pet grooming techniques on over 200 AKC recognized breed standards.
In this new version, you get:
- grooming instructions and illustrations for over 200 breeds.
- 145 added pages!
- a complete index to making searching even easier!
- a completely remastered tools and equipment section, including new information on shears, brushes, clippers, stripping tools, and so much more!
- completely new metal guard comb section.
- updated clipper blade length section.
- 2 new bathing and drying sections, including amazing instructions and illustrations.
- new sections have been added that describe the historic function and design of each dog group.
- 51 new breeds have been added, including Hairless and Rustic coats.
- includes detailed sections on classic Poodle and drop coat styles.
- the entire book has new and updated breed profile styling.
Put Melissa’s grooming experience to work for you. She has created one of the most comprehensive grooming guides available.