November 2017 Workshop with Julie Hiscott

The Dog Groomers Association of Western Australia, Inc. is pleased to announce the details for our upcoming November 2017 Workshop. Special guest Julie Hiscott from Esspree Kennels will be presenting a talk on the grooming techniques for English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Sharon McGowan from WFI Insurance will be on…

Swan View Grooming Competition Results

Thank you to everyone that came to the Swan View Show to compete and to cheer on our Groomers! The winners: Salon Freestyle Best in Group:¬†Helen Forester Novice 1st Place Christina Forbes Open 1st Place Jennifer Turley 2nd Place Rebecca Pool 3rd Place Cathryn Bird Advanced 1st Place Helen Forester…

Swan View Show Grooming Competition details

The Dog Groomers Association of Western Australia, Inc. is pleased to announce the details for our upcoming Swan View Show Grooming Competition in October 2017. Below you’ll find all the details for competitors and spectators, as well as the competition rules and entry form. This competition will be held at…

New Members only section!

Members- Please check your emails on how to renew on our new website, and how register for the Members section of our new website. Then, if you would like, you may add your business to ‘Find a Groomer’ section. (instructions also in the email) Thank you Lexie Vice President

Welcome to the new DGAWA website

The Dog Groomers Association of Western Australia is pleased to launch our new website with many exciting updates. Our members are now able to network and pool resources in our members-only forum and create their own public listing for our Find a Groomer function.

May 2017 Workshop with Sally Hawks and May Wong

What a wonderful weekend we had learning about Terrier and Asian Fusion Grooming from our guests Sally Hawk and May Wong. This event would not have been possible without our sponsors Oz Grooming World, M Dog Grooming, Jo Marsden, Animal Health Solutions, Heiniger and WA Dog Grooming Supplies. We’d like…

May 2017 DGAWA Competition Results

Best in Show Helen Forester Runner up – Lexie Minett Encouragement Award Clare Price People’s Choice Award Heather Dunlop-Hol Terriers BEST IN GROUP Helen Forester RESERVE BEST IN GROUP Naomi Fantuz ADVANCED 1st Place Helen Forester 2nd Place Kim Dean 3rd Place Leeane Swaine OPEN 1st Place Naomi Fantuz 2nd…

Perth Royal Show 2015 Grooming Competition Results

Congratulations to all of our members that entered! Wow we have some talented Groomers! Salon Freestyle Novice 1st Eloise Ferdinands Salon Freestyle Open 1st Clare Price 2nd Cheng Ping Sun Rhea 3rd Bianca Johansson Salon Freestyle Masters 1st Alexandra Minnett (Best in Group) Gun Dog Master 1st Leanne Swaine (Best…

June 2015 DGAWA Grooming Competition Results

Congratulations to all the winners! We have amazing talent in WA. Scissors Only 1st Place Bianca Johansson 2nd Place Lexie Minett 3rd Place Lauren Novac Honourable Mention Monica Matthews Clippers only 1st Place Kim Stalley 2nd Place Heather Dunlop-Hol Creative Styling 1st Place Kim Stalley With the Mad Hatters’ Tea…