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Havanese Grooming 101

Very instructive video by Darlah Potechin of Talemaker Havanese demonstrates the fundamentals of bathing and grooming your Havanese puppy or adult. Darlah and her husband Nathan are both extremely active in the breed, as owners and breeders. Darlah is co-chair for Havanese Rescue in Canada. Nathan publishes Havanese Breed Magazine and serves as president of the national Havanese breed club, the Havanese …

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My First Home Grooming Experience

Havanese owner attempts first complete home grooming.

▲ You can move the slider back and forth to see the before and after. ▲ I made the assertion in my review of Jodi Murphy’s Havanese grooming instructional DVD that I thought the committed Havanese owner could successfully learn how to perform pet clips on their dogs at home. Sunday afternoon after my Seattle Seahawks lost to the Chargers …

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How to Blow Dry Your Havanese Like a Pro

How do Havanese experts dry their dogs’ long coats? This great video by Heather Andrews of Caché Havanese demonstrates the process with Air Force dryer, but the fundamentals are the same regardless of what kind of dryer you’re using. Heather is a respected breeder and wrote the article on how to spot Havanese breeders “red flags”. Additionally, Heather is Admin …

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Havanese Home Grooming Shop in a Closet

Author Gary Fujioka built a home grooming station for his Havanese in a coat closet.

I wanted a convenient area for Rory’s grooming; her daily combing and brushing, cleaning her eyes and ears, brushing her teeth, etc. – and when I get the courage up, to do her full grooming. Update: I got the courage up. The problem is I did not have a place to set it up. Many Havanese owners adapt their laundry rooms …

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Jodi Murphy Havanese Grooming DVD Review

Jodi Murphy, certified master groomer with Havanese.

Jodi Murphy has credentials unmatched in the grooming world. She is a Master Pet Stylist, a NCMG (National Certified Master Groomer) through The National Dog Groomers Association of America, a MPS Meritus (Master Pet Stylist Meritus) through the International Society of Canine Cosmetology. She earned the World Grand Champion title at the Oster Invitational Tournament of Champions in 2006, besting …

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