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by Caro_K
05 Apr 2014, 21:06
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Millie's haircut!
Replies: 10
Views: 1196

Re: Millie's haircut!

Ahh she looks lovely. I am aiming for that look for my Geoffrey but as we are doing it ourselves I reckon we'll need lots of practise.
by Caro_K
23 Mar 2014, 15:43
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

Haha Ally,
New career for me?!
by Caro_K
23 Mar 2014, 15:42
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

Thanks Tilly. Will take that advice on board for next time. It is good to get all these tips and tricks. So glad I found this forum. And 7F is the blade I think we want to get. We used the 5 blade yesterday and I did want the coat a bit shorter as he seems to get terribly hot. I know this as he ofte...
by Caro_K
23 Mar 2014, 15:31
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

Ahh bless you, Anne. Thanks for the kind words! Just glad I did it and that he didn't end up with clumpy bald patches lol. Sue - those are brilliant tips. Will certainly take some of those on board as time goes by. Very handy having this thread to refer back to. Straight off, I like the rubber mat i...
by Caro_K
22 Mar 2014, 23:42
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

The blade arrived this afternoon and away we go. So - we're not off to a great start. Those blades are sharp. But fear not. That is human blood not puppy blood! http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l12/ck2001uk1/_MG_9962_zpsef4447f0.jpg Then we have the before pic http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l12/...
by Caro_K
22 Mar 2014, 13:22
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

Some superb advice here. Thanks folks.

New blade has not arrived yet. So it'll be early next week.
by Caro_K
21 Mar 2014, 17:25
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Re: Dog clipping - going it alone

Right. On reflection, I've decided to get a lower number blade in order to leave the coat a little longer. So - will post back in a few days when the blade gets here. Actually in truth I was a bit worried our boy may end up like this: http://i92.photobucket.com/albums/l12/ck2001uk1/1965047_101527722...
by Caro_K
21 Mar 2014, 15:58
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dog clipping - going it alone
Replies: 26
Views: 5121

Dog clipping - going it alone

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I have a doodle. I have dog clippers. I have YouTube. What could possibly go wrong!
by Caro_K
03 Mar 2014, 18:27
Forum: Labradoodle Rehoming
Topic: 6 Doodles on preloved looking for new homes!
Replies: 17
Views: 20964

Re: 6 Doodles on preloved looking for new homes!

Am I missing something about Preloved. I got my beautiful boy on Preloved!