Style a dog’s coat


Style and finish a dog’s coat using various trimming methods. Make sure to follow the standards for how different breeds should look.

The vast majority of animal groomers work as dog groomers exclusively.

Alternative labels

style and finish a dog’s coat
finish a dog’s coat
follow standards of dog grooming
apply techniques of dog grooming
style dogs’ coats
beautify a dog’s coat
conduct technique of dog grooming

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Style a dog’s coat is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Animal groomer: Animal groomers are in charge of grooming a range of animals, using the correct equipment, materials and methods. It includes use of appropriate and safe handling techniques and the promotion of good hygiene, health and welfare of the animal. 

Optional skill

Style a dog’s coat is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022