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The YKC Dog Grooming training day with Linda Barker is a perfect chance for members who would like to learn how to groom their own dog from start to finish. Places are limited so make sure you book early.
The dog grooming training day will take place during on Saturday 13th October 2018 and is open to all members aged 6-24 years. The day is suitable for members who would like to learn how to groom their own dog and also suitable as a taster day for those who are considering a career in dog grooming. During the day members will have the opportunity to groom their dog from start to finish. You will need to provide your own aprons/overalls. You can have full use of the shop equipment but if you do have your own please bring this with you as it is helpful to see what equipment you are using.
Training for the day will cost £40 per member.
There are spaces for 7 members to attend
This is a training event and will take place in a dog Grooming Salon. Please make sure you wear appropriate footwear and you will need to bring a packed lunch and drinks.
If the member is under 18 years of age then one accompanying parent/guardian must also attend at no charge.
Training Day includes bathing, brushing, drying, clipping, and scissoring/striping – depending on breed of dog. All breeds welcome – long and short haired.
Linda Barker - as well as showing poodles for many years Linda has been a professional dog groomer for the last eight years. Linda has competed regularly in grooming competitions winning numerous titles both here in the U.K and also abroad. In 2014/2015 Linda was on Groom Team England and at the 2015 World Grooming Championships came 6th in the World.
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