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Handstripping 101



Heather Roozee

Learn the basic techniques of handstripping wire coated breeds. Proper techniques, proper arm and hand position, as well as the grip on the knife. Stripping, carding, rolling, and staging will all be explained. Learn what knives are carding knives and which are stripping knives, as well as how to correctly use them without cutting or breaking the coat. Set yourself aside from competitors by knowing how to handstrip and being able to offer these services to clients who are wanting to keep their wire coated dog’s color and texture.