Luis Martín del Río

OwnerTajinastes Kennel

Luis is a groomer and breeder that has his parents to thank for the fact that he’s so well-known and successful today. His parents were breeding Schnauzers before he was born. At the age of 15 he was already grooming dogs from their kennel, and by the time he was 18, he was co-owner of the kennel “Tajinastes”, breeders of Miniature Schnauzers, Dachshunds, and Brussels Griffons. During his competitive career he has won over 150 titles in America and Europe and over 25 Best in Show all breed titles and championships. He has won multiple Gold Medals in Hand Stripping and numerous Best in Show awards at Iberzoo, Ciseaux D’Or, BGA, Cantrell Groom, and the Oster Invitational. He represented Spain in the World Championship in Barcelona 2013. Luis is part of the Artero Creative Team and travels throughout the world educating groomers through seminars and demos.

Sessions

Sporting (Spaniels & Setters)

Wire Coats (Handstripping)

Other Purebreds (Scissoring)

Mixed Salon/Freestyle

Demo: Handstripping 101