Seminars / Courses

Here at Noah's Ark we regularly run different courses and seminars.  Here are the events that are planned so far.  If you want to book on any just contact us for more information.

Jitka Krizova Comes to Hull- East Yorkshire  

22nd July 2018 10.00am - 4.30pm

Learn and be coached by the best. Jitka will educate on the correct techniques of hand stripping, breed lines & shape and tools required.

Jitka became a professional dog groomer in 1998, subsequently establishing the Vita Canis Dog Grooming Salon. She has won many awards including British Groomer of the Year 2006 (Kerry blue terrier & Welsh Terrier), Eurogroom Best in Show 2006 (Welsh terrier), 2007 (Kerry Blue terrier), 2009 (Welsh terrier), Groomania Best In Show 2010 (Welsh Terrier) and Mastergroom Best In Show 2012 (Poodle) . Vita Canis most recent award was in November 2016 where they were presented with the Pet Industry Federation (PIF) Grooming salon of the Year. Jitka is also involved in dog showing with her partner John Averis specialising in the Terrier group - Saredon kennels.

Refreshments will be provided throughout the day although no lunch will be provided. All will receive a certificate of attendance. You will need to bring a dog with you for the workshop and a grooming table (I have 2 available to use but these will be on first come first to get basis).

Morning seminar only - £35.00

Afternoon spectating (No hands on) - £35.00

All day seminar and workshop - £90.00

Only 6 spaces available for the workshop

Payment to be made via bank transfer pm for more details

Rich Jennings from Razorsharp will also be there for any sharpening you require and also with a selection of his scissors for sale

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Carol Hutchins and Tasha Anderson 'Poodle & Doodle' Seminar  
14th October 2018

Tasha and Carol will be demonstrating on 4 dogs 2 poodles and 2 doodles. One set will be in pet trims and one set in competition trims. 

Price of ticket is £85 (non refundable)

Carol & Tashas mantra is "Knowledge is a gift for sharing".Bit of history: Carol Hutchins opened 'The Lady & the Tramp Grooming Salon' in Gloucester some 26yrs ago in the back of a garage, the business has moved 3 times as its for ever growing. Now to include (along with her business partner Tasha Anderson & a team of The grooming School & The grooming event studio!Carol wanted a breed to show off her craft when training as a groomer she fell for a Standard Poodle, soon her first Poodle entered her family, It was a pet but she tried her hand at showing her and soon got the Show bug, the Poodle family grew & having now won 18 CC's & 36 RCC's and several Champions with her Parcheeni Poodles they are a well established line in the Poodle World. Carol took to entering Grooming Competitions in 2016 and being placed at all uk comps entered and taking first at Mastergroom in the Champion Hand scissor Poodle Class with her beloved Champion boy Charlie aka Parcheeni Pulled A Cracker... And Winning RBIS with a borrowed Min Poodle at The Patterned Poodle Show.Tasha Anderson has been grooming for 25yrs trained by Carol Hutchins and she became a business partner to the well established Salon 6yrs ago where Tasha put her energies into the Grooming School side of the business teaching C&G Having gained her C&G level 3 diploma, Tasha has a passion for teaching and comes very naturally to her, she excels in understanding the Difficult Dog and her demos on the subject have proven to be helpful and positive to many. Tasha took to competing in Grooming comps Feb 15 winning 1st in her Purebreed class, at Love 2 Groom Scotland, since then she has placed 3rd at Patterned Poodle comp, 1st workshop with a Cavachon UK Groom off. 1st place in the workshop at BDGC

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Sue Pratt comes to Yorkshire  
21st October 2018

Sue Pratt is coming to Hull in October to show us her amazing Grooming on three different breeds. The breeds that are there are her American Cocker Spaniel, a Lhasapoo and the third dog is a West Highland Terrier 

Ticket price is £60 per person (non refundable)

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