Grooming of the Poodle "sheep-trousers"
Equipment required for the grooming of the Poodle
Mower , combs 10, 7/8, and 4 , 5 or 7, as desired. Cardes (hard and soft), comb , straight scissors, curved scissors, nail clipper, clip on ears.
Once all the utensils are at your disposal you are ready to make your Poodle the most beautiful to go out, to compete, or even to show off: cut "sheep-pants", cut "mutton-shearer", cut zazou "... there is something for all tastes!
1. Faced and cut throat n ° 10
Grooming of the Poodle step by step
Cut (n ° 10) the chamfer in the direction of the hair from the top of the truffle to the inner edge of the eyes.
Mow of the inside of the ear
at the outer corner of the eye, walk along the lower eyelid and cut nose and chins (pulling the skin well back to not leave hair at the level Always turn back, shear the chin. Starting from the edge of the ear, go down obliquely to the throat, and go back to the other ear to form a V. Mow the abdomen
(No. 10), the outline of the sex and the inside of the upper thighs. Mow (n ° 7/8) the underside of the leg, then carefully the top and between the fingers by spreading them gently. Choose the cutterhead corresponding to the desired length, then mow the body from the back of the ears to the birth of the tail. Keep the legs long to mid-scapula and upper thigh (see diagram) Cut the nails
, epilate the inside of the ears. Perfectly disentangle the areas left long. Bathe. Dry by relaxing the hair with a blow dry. Paint perfectly together. Iron the trimmer to the same length for a smooth finish. Using curved scissors, trim the pompom into a sphere, releasing unsightly hair under the tail and around the anus. Then set the desired diameter of the pants around the leg (back), and back to the thigh.
The buttocks should be short, and the pants follow the natural curve of the leg (mark the angulation). With straight scissors, carve the front legs and cut in a straight line. Make the connection with the mowed areas. Frequently help with the comb Paint all
hair from the skull forward, then release the front of the eyes following the natural bow of the skull (curved scissors). Then raise your ears against the skull, and carve the sides of the helmet vertically, or slightly flared. Then equalize the top of the dome helmet and paint.
6. Sculpt the dome and mustaches with straight and curved scissors
Variation 1: "shearing sheep"
Mow back from the corner of the ear of the ear to the outer edge of the eye. If you want to leave a mustache, mow obliquely from the corner of the truffle at the corner of the lips. The legs mow up and down, always in the direction of the hair, inside and out. Perfectly disentangle the head and the pompom Finishes of the
leg loops are performed by painting the hair outwards and equalizing them with straight scissors, the legs held in extension. If mustaches, cut them parallel to the muzzle, and thin them on the side. Ideally, they should extend the snout without appearing protuberant.
6. Sculpt the head with straight and curved scissors
Variant 2: "zazou" Mow (n ° 7/8) the feet
, inside (between the pads), on top and sides, until a little above the birth of the fingers. With the cutterhead corresponding to the desired length, move down the back of the neck (behind the ears) until the tail is born on a single width of mower centered on the back. Then mow flanks
and the belly respecting the patterns according to the scheme. Mow from the tip of the V of the throat over a mower width to the belly to separate the front legs. Cut the neckline respecting the pattern thus drawn. Trim right next to the natural bow of the skull.