How to Groom a Shetland Sheepdog
Grooming a Shetland Sheepdog for the show ring can be considered an art form. Grooming our pet Shelties shouldn’t be as daunting. Learn some tips and tricks here to making your Sheltie look and feel their best.
Tools & Equipment needed:
- Assorted size, high quality pin brushes
- Wide tooth comb
- Nail clippers or Dremel
- Quik Stop
- Blunt end scissors
- Small pocket hair clippers
- Spray bottle
We recommend the following. This is the high quality equipment we use on our own dogs.
How to Groom
Key areas to focus on:
Carolina has a great, basic home grooming video you should check out if you are new to Sheltie grooming.
Rear (Pantaloon) Grooming:
Grooming and trimming ears:
Additional grooming FAQ and links.