If you follow dog-centric pages on social media, you’ve likely seen posts this week from SuperZoo, happening now in Las Vegas. The annual convention for pet retailers and other industry folks — Dogster and Catster are there! — features a wide variety of exhibitor booths, seminars, and grooming competitions.
Our favorite competition category is the one that lets groomers get creative with their cuts, going above and beyond the breed standard. Why do we like it best? These photos by Dave Fry, owner and chairman of Dogster parent company Lumina Media, and his wife, Meidee Goh, answer that question perfectly.
Meet Snow White and three of her dwarves.
This cut may haunt us in our sleep.
This Poodle asks, is this my best side?
We have no clue what this cut is meant to represent. Anyone?
Butterflies are the best, says this Poodle.
Another head-scratcher, though it, too, may involve a fairy tale.
This dog cowboys up for his groomer!
Name the sea creature. Seriously, name it, we have no idea.
And the winner is Lyin in the Sun! That’s quite the impressive cut.
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