Grooming Room Full

  • Posted: November 27, 2012  by   -  
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Hi everyone. I trust you are all looking forward to a nice christmas break.  Just a reminder that we only have a handful of grooming appointments left and then we are full for the year.  This means that there will be some disappointed people and dogs at Christmas time.  Due

Well Done Shianne Parai

  • Posted: September 15, 2012  by   -  
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Well done to one of my students. This is only her 4th (4 hour) class and already clipping a dog off to a very high standard (was long coated when it arrived). Well done Shi. Sorry Alex, but I did not get a picture of your dog but will do

Big sigh :(

  • Posted: September 4, 2012  by   -  
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I have been in denial far too long now and need to accept that Kelly (my trusty dog groomer/right hand man) will be leaving me soon to pursue a life in the US. Have been putting off finding another groomer to replace her. Think I have a couple more months


  • Posted: July 22, 2012  by   -  

We have NZ Master Groomer exams in Auckland coming up early September and I am trying to source an airedale terrier (or two) for this event. If you own one or know of anyone who owns one with a great temperament, is used to being groomed and has a great

Rest in Peace our Beautiful Gypsey Girl

  • Posted: June 26, 2012  by   -  
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We farewell Gypsey, our gorgeous Bermese Mountain Dog, who was sadly put to sleep in the weekend after her battle with Cancer. You will be missed deeply Gypsey and we have all shed a tear in rememberance. Our thoughts and condolances go out to Gail and Tim in this very

Farewell to our beautiful boy Jones

  • Posted: June 6, 2012  by   -  
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It is with sadness in our hearts that we have to say our final farewell to our lovely Jones, one of our daycare dogs. Jones lost his battle with cancer in the weekend. He was always such a happy boy and we loved being in his company. We will all

Congratulations Kelly Saunders

  • Posted: April 30, 2012  by   -  
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CONGRATULATIONS to Kelly Saunders (groomer at K9 to 5) for getting Second placing in Level 1 of the Auckland Groomalong held in the weekend. This was Kelly’s first attempt at anything like this and she was up against 8 other groomers. Kelly only has two years experience to her is

Congratulations Lisa McPherson

  • Posted: April 30, 2012  by   -  
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CONGRATULATIONS to Lisa McPherson (Master Groomer at K9 to 5) for getting First placing in Level 2 of the Auckland Groomalong then overall winner throughout all Levels. A big thankyou goes out to Polly Pocket (Cavoodle) and Tippy (Shuhtzu x) for allowing us to use them in the competition. They

Happy Easter

  • Posted: April 4, 2012  by   -  
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Hope everyone has a wonderful Easter break. Eat lots of chocolate but make sure you don’t share this with your furry friend. Its toxic to them. Check out our chocolate toxicity calculator for dogs

Chocolate Toxicity Calculator

  • Posted: April 3, 2012  by   -  
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This calculator will tell you how much theobromine and caffeine your dog ingested and what types of symptoms to expect. The calculator will also tell you whether an emergency visit to the veterinarian is recommended. When using the chocolate toxicity calculator, it is very important to know the type of