Mixed Salon Styling

Thursday, March 12, 2020 9:00 am–12:00 pm Salon 1

Acceptable Breeds:  Any dog of mixed parentage, such as the Doodle or Cock-a-Poo. Any AKC or FCI purebred dog distinctly NOT styled to breed profile. Examples: Poodle (No shaved feet or face) in a Bedlington trim, Shih Tzu in a panda trim, Cocker in a suburban trim with scissored legs, Old English Sheepdog in a teddy bear, Asian Fusion Maltese. May use 2 bows for tie ups, small amounts of color (1 inch or less) may be added with chalk, blow pens or markers and limited to paws, ears, tail, and/or cheeks.

Divisions: Per – See General and GroomTeam Rules for more information.



Time Allowed:

17” and Under – 1:45

Over 17” – 2:00


Final Judging: Judge will evaluate the following: Balance, symmetry, uniformity and style of the trim. The ability of the groomer to create the best possible profile for the dog chosen, according to his/her body type, structure and coat. For scissored dogs, the plush overall appearance without scissor marks, unevenness or unintended protruding coat. For Hand stripped and/or carded dogs, proper technique to achieve smooth and natural appearance. Clipper work should be smooth and free of irritation. The difficulty with regard to the amount of coat removed, difficulty of the coat type, texture, quality and quantity.


Mixed Salon Styling Prize Money

Open                        1st Place – $300.00       2nd Place – $200.00      3rd Place – $100.00

Intermediate        1st Place – $150.00        2nd Place – $100.00       3rd Place – $ 75.00

Entry                        1st Place – $100.00       2nd Place – $ 75.00        3rd Place – $ 50.00

Sponsored by:


Kitty Dekeersgiter

Transgroom NV

Jennifer Lee

iGroom, Founder

Shannon Tupes, NCMG

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