Time to brush up
and master your technique with the experts.
August
20-22
2019
Education August 19-21
Mandalay Bay
Las Vegas, NV, USA

2018 GROOMING CONTEST WINNERS

TOM MCLAUGHLIN SUPER JACKPOT

Sponsor: World Pet Association

 

1st: Yumiko Nakamura
2nd: Clayton Muniz
3rd: Christie Henriksen
4th: Gabriel Feitosa
5th: Momoko Hatakeyama
6th: Nicholas Waters
7th: Michelle Breen
8th: Michelle Skinner
9th: Victor Rosado
10th: Sandra Montoya

Best All Around: Victor Rosado 

Sponsor: Grooming Business Magazine

 

Best International in Show: Jackie Boulton

Sponsor: Grooming Business Magazine

 

Best Pet Stylist in Show: Michelle Breen

Sponsor: Grooming Business Magazine
 

Best First Time Competitor: Morgan Elliott

Sponsor: Oster Professional Products 
 

Sporting Breeds – Group

Sponsor: Fresh n’ Clean

Judges: Teri DiMarino

1st: Victor Rosado, Edugroom
2nd: Michele Breen, Best in Show Grooming
3rd: Madeline Rothwell, Mad About Dogs

Sporting Breeds – Open

Sponsor: Fresh n’ Clean

Judges: Jennifer Lee

1st: Victor Rosado, Edugroom
2nd: Michele Breen, Best in Show Grooming
3rd: Carol Hoover, 1958

Sporting Breeds – Intermediate

Sponsor: Fresh n’ Clean

Judges: Lina Easton

1st: Madeline Rothwell, Mad About Dogs
2nd: Cindy Reyes, Healthy Spot
3rd: Rebecca Bradford, Healthy Spot

Sporting Breeds – Entry

Sponsor: Fresh n’ Clean

Judges: Christina Pawlosky

1st: Chris Zepeda, Healthy Spot
2nd: Ashley Beltz, PetSmart

Best Poodle Lineup

Sponsor: Bio-Groom

Judges: Judy Hudson, Christina Pawlosky

1st: Michelle Breen, Mini Poodle
2nd: Jackie Boulton, Mini Poodle
3rd: Catherine Opson, Standard Poodle

Small Poodle – Group

Sponsor: Bio-Groom

Judge: Christina Pawlosky

1st: Michelle Breen, Best In Show Grooming
2nd: Jackie Boulton, Jackie’s Animal Services Ltd.
3rd: Kristina Melnik, Mucky Pups

Small Poodle – Open

Sponsor: Bio-Groom

Judge: Judy Hudson

Best International Competitor: Jackie Boulton, Jackie’s Animal Services Ltd.
1st: Michelle Breen, Best In Show Grooming
2nd: Jackie Boulton, Jackie’s Animal Services Ltd.
3rd: Kristina Melnik, Mucky Pups

Small Poodle – Intermediate

Sponsor: Bio-Groom

Judge: Shannon Moore

1st: Momoko Hatakeyama, Scah Pet Salon
2nd: Shelia Pirrone, PetSmart
3rd: Makiko Tatsuno, Dog Salon Blanc

Small Poodle – Entry

Sponsor: Bio-Groom

Judge: Teri DiMarino

1st: Shiho Nakamura, Plantage Inc.
2nd: Ashley Beltz, PetSmart
3rd: Naoko Saito, Mu Luna
1st Timer: Shiho Nakamura, Plantage Inc.

Large Poodle – Group

Sponsor: Andis Company

Judge: Judy Hudson

1st: Catherine Opson, Cat Opson Grooming
2nd: Blake Hernandez, Dirty Dogs
3rd: Karen Tucker, Wagmore

Large Poodle – Open

Sponsor: Andis Company

Judge: Christina Pawlosky

Best International Competitor: Priscilla Siuffe, Pet Shop
1st: Catherine Opson, Cat Opson Grooming
2nd: Blake Hernandez, Dirty Dogs
3rd: Karen Tucker, Wagmore

Large Poodle – Intermediate

Sponsor: Andis Company

Judge: Sharon Hall

1st: Amy Box, A Box of Barks
2nd: Elizabeth Gibbs, Gimmie A Bark
3rd: Azareth Cantu, Association Meicana de Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC

Large Poodle – Entry

Sponsor: Andis Company

Judge: Emilia Diaz

1st: Wooyoung Jeon, Pawradise Grooming
2nd: Klaudia Pierowski, Canine Culture Grooming Studio
3rd: Mary Rodriguez, Poodle Shop
1st Timer: Morgan Elliott, Morgan Ann’s Mobile Grooming

All Other Purebreds – Group

Sponsor: Nature’s Specialties

Judge: Suesan Watson

1st: Miki Takagi, TALLTREE/Plantage Inc.
2nd: Michelle Skinner, Elite Dog Spaw
3rd: Sarah Odette Genova

All Other Purebreds – Open

Sponsor: Nature’s Specialties

Judge: Michell Evans

Best International Competitor: Miki Takagi, TALLTREE/Plantage Inc.
1st: Miki Takagi, TALLTREE/Plantage Inc.
2nd: Michelle Skinner, Elite Dog Spaw
3rd: Sarah Odette Genova

All Other Purebreds – Intermediate

Sponsor: Nature’s Specialties

Judge: Emilia Diaz

1st: Elizabeth Gibbs, Gimmie A Bark
2nd: Erin Fogg, Coats & Tails
3rd: Rebecca Bradford, Healthy Spot

All Other Purebreds – Entry

Sponsor: Nature’s Specialties

Judge: Jennifer Lee

1st: Ja Yeon Kim, Pawradise Grooming
2nd: Nicole Brillhart, Ambers Luxury Pet Hotel and Spa
3rd: Jaime Battaglia, PetSmart
 

Mixed Salon Styling – Open

Sponsor: Geib Buttercut Shears

Judge: Teri DiMarino

Best International Competitor: Jackie Boulton, Jackie’s Animal Services Ltd.
1st: Catherine Opson, Cat Opson Grooming
2nd: Jackie Boulton, Jackie’s Animal Services Ltd.
3rd: Miki Takagi, TALLTREE/Plantage Inc.

Mixed Salon Styling – Intermediate

Sponsor: Geib Buttercut Shears

Judge: Jonathan David

1st: Momoko Hatakeyama, Scah Pet Salon
2nd: Karina Pasillas, Associacion Meicana de Estilistas Caninos Profesionales
3rd: Madeline Rothwell, Mad About Dogs

Mixed Salon Styling – Entry

Sponsor: Geib Buttercut Shears

Judge: Sharon Hall

1st: Shiho Nakamura, Plantage Inc.
2nd: Pompeya Hernandez, Associacion Meicana de Estilistas Caninos Profesionales
3rd: Teresa Hollech, Petsmart
1st Timer: Shiho Nakamura, Plantage Inc.

 

Wire Coats – Group

Sponsor: MetroVac

Judge: Lisa Leady

1st: Victor Rosado, Edugroom
2nd: Saul Romero, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC
3rd: Jovi Wagner, Churchill Dog Groomers

Wire Coats – Open

Sponsor: MetroVac

Judge: Jennifer Lee

Best International Competitor: Jovi Wagner, Churchill Dog Groomers
1st: Victor Rosado, Edugroom
2nd: Saul Romero, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC
3rd: Jovi Wagner, Churchill Dog Groomers

Wire Coats – Intermediate

Sponsor: MetroVac

Judge: Michell Evans

1st: Azareth Cantu, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC
2nd: Cindy Reyes, Healthy Spot
3rd: Diana Galvez, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC

Wire Coats – Entry

Sponsor: MetroVac

Judge: William Galharde

1st: Teresa Espino, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC
2nd: Pamela Holt, Awesome Paws
3rd: Chris Zepeda, Healthy Spot
1st Timer: Teresa Espino, Estilistas Caninos Profesionales AC

Rescue Rodeo

Sponsor: Ryan’s Pet Supplies and Wahl Clipper Corporation 

Judges: William Galharde, Judy Hudson

1st: Justin Roy, Healthy Spot
2nd: Jenni Rauch, Canine Concepts
3rd: Yufei Hu, Zoomzoom Groom
4th: Dawn Lutz, Ola Puppy Dog Grooming and Doggie Daycare
5th: Rianon Salameh, The Ark Pet Salon
 

You can view the 2017 winners here.