2020 March 26th THU , 27th FRI, 28th SAT 29st SUN Tokyo Big Site Grooming Competition In Interpet 2020

Entry Class

The Happy Grooming Contest is divided into seven classes with different characteristics.

Through contest we aim to improve technique and its status and create a star groomer.

You are able to register for participation from this page.

Quick Grooming Division Entry Class
(Within 3 years)

Shop and Salon Groomer's level up

Overview Beginners less than 3years experience in the field can enter.
This class is particular about time. You have 40 minutes to finish.
Date March 26th 2020(THU)
Target 3 years experience in the field not including schools
recruited numbers 40
Entry Fees 15,000 JPY (tax excluded)
Target competition cut
Competition Dog Bringing
Has coat growth of more than 5cm long (except for sanitary, around eyes, between pads, and anywhere that would interfere with life
Time limit 40 Minutes
Judge Takaaki Fukuyama/Lee Yamada / Akiko yamamoto

Quick Grooming Division Judging Point

Not only fast but also gentle and reliving dog's stress to grooming will be evaluated as grooming technique and time shortening that can aim the improve of grooming techniques.
Time limit of 40 Minutes till judge
*groomers less than 3 years is Entry, more than 3 years is Open Class

Speed the Judge sees the speed of the distinct change in the dog's appearance.
Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Balance the Judge watches for speed but also if you tried to cover the complex in balance.
Other Any evaluated point other than above.

Quick Grooming Division Entry Class
Time table (March 26th 2020)

8:00 doors open
9:00 start accepting
9:45 check in
10:00 pre-judge start
10:30 contest start
11:10 finish
12:10 awards
12:30 photograph

Quick Grooming Division
Entry Class (Within 3 years)
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Quick Grooming Division Open Class

Shop and Salon Groomer's level up

Overview Groomers with more than 3years experience in the field can enter.
This class is particular about time. You have 40 minutes to finish.
Date March 26th 2020(THU)
Target More than 3 years experience in the field not including schools
recruited numbers 40
Entry Fees 15,000 JPY (tax excluded)
Target competition cut
Competition Dog Bringing
Has coat growth of more than 5cm long (except for sanitary, around eyes, between pads, and anywhere that would interfere with life
Time limit 40 Minutes
Judge Miki Takagi/Akiko Yamamoto/ Junpei Asano

Quick Groom Division Judging Point

Not only fast but also gentle and reliving dog's stress to grooming will be evaluated as grooming technique and time shortening that can aim the improve of grooming techniques.
Time limit of 40 Minutes till judge
*groomers less than 3 years is Entry, more than 3 years is Open Class

Speed the Judge sees the speed of the distinct change in the dog's appearance.
Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Balance the Judge watches for speed but also if you tried to cover the complex in balance.
other Any evaluated point other than above.

Quick Groom Division Open Class
Time table (March 28th 2019)

11:00 start accepting
12:45 check in
13:00 pre-judge start
13:30 contest start
14:10 finish
15:10 awards
15:30 photograph

Quick Groom Division
Open Class
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Pairs Division

Team Work in Shop and Salons

Overview The world's first team style contest! Groom a dog with a partner.
Seniors and juniors, manager and vice manager, chief and sub , Collaboration with other salons..etc. compete with pleasure! Finish with Team Work!
Date March 27th 2020(FRI)
Target grooming background unquestioned
Students and pet owners can compete
recruited numbers 25
Entry Fee 18,000 JPY (tax encluded)
Target Competition cut
Competition Dog Has coat growth of more than 5cm long (except for sanitary, around eyes, between pads, and anywhere that would interfere with life
Time Limit 60 minutes
Judge Lee Yamada / Clayton

Pair Divison Judging Point

Not only fast but also gentle and reliving dog's stress to grooming will be evaluated as grooming technique and time shortening that can aim the improve of grooming techniques.

Speed the Judge sees the speed of the distinct change in the dog's appearance.
Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Balance the Judge watches for speed but also if you tried to cover the complex in balance.
Style Characteristic of the dog and creativity of the style is judged
Other Any evaluated point other than above.

Pair Divison
Time table (March 27th 2020)

8:30 doors open
9:00 check in
9:30 pre-judge start
10:00 contest start
11:00 finish
11:20 awards

Pair Divison
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Salon Style Division

Build of the world class groomer

Overview An ordinary grooming style at a salon. You are judged by the grooming technique, total balance, and creativity that is not temporary generated by spraying, coloring, or decorations.
Date March 27th 2020(FRI)
Target grooming background unquestioned
Students and pet owners can compete
recruited numbers 30
Entry Fees 15,000 JPY (tax excluded)
Target competition cut
Competition Dog Bringing
Has coat growth of more than 5cm long (except for sanitary, around eyes, between pads, and anywhere that would interfere with life
Time limit 90 Minutes
Judge Kaoru Nakajima / Clayton

Salon Style Division Judging Point

One's dog treatment, speed, balance, and also empathy from the owner's perspective, design, originality, before and after

Speed the Judge sees the speed of the distinct change in the dog's appearance.
Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Balance the Judge watches for speed but also if you tried to cover the complex in balance.
Style the Judge watches if the style has empathy from the owner's perspective and can be maintained at home for a while.
Other Any evaluated point other than above.

Salon Style Division
Time table (March 29th 2019)

11:00 start accepting
12:00 check in
12:15 pre-judge start
12:45 contest start
14:15 finish
14:35 awards
15:05 photograph

Salon Style Division
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Rescue Grooming Division

Groomers improvement of social status
and Social contributions as an animal lover.

Overview You groom a rescue dog prepared by an executive committee and dog rescue organization. You have a time limit of 180 minutes to do all prep work, bath, dry and groom a rescue dog you see for the first time.
Date March 28th 2020(SAT)
Target grooming background unquestioned
Students and pet owners can compete
recruited numbers 35
Entry Fee 15,000 JPY (tax encluded)
Target competition Shampoo, cut
Competition dog dogs from rescue organization
Time Limit 180 minutes
Judge Kaoru Nakajima / Takaaki Fukuyama

Rescue Grooming Division Judging Point

This Division aims for groomers to help Rescue dogs meet a new family. How you can cuddle close together to a dogs that are not used to grooming can be evaluated and contribute to the society of groomers future.

Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Other Any evaluated point other than above.

Rescue Grooming Division
Time table (March 30th 2019)

8:30 doors open
9:00 check in
9:30 pre-judge start
10:00 contest start
13:00 finish
13:20 awards

Rescue Grooming Division
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WIG Division

Expressing your own style with skill and sense using WIG.

In WIG division, contestant cuts specified wig.
The WIG is included in the entry fee. (* You can choose white or brown when applying.) We will give you the WIG the day of the contest, so please check in one hour before the start. Assembly and brushing are required. (Time required: about 1 hour )
wig introduction site: http://www.asobolabo.com/?pid=143845535

Overview This class uses the dog Wig and you need to finish in 90 minutes. The specified wig is a pet cut-poodle type. Depends on the arrangement, you can also be expressed in other dog breeds. In this division, you can freely express your own styles such as coloring and extensions.
Date March 28th 2020(SUT)
Target anyone
Recruited numbers 30
Entry Fee 15,000 JPY (tax excluded)
Target competition cut, decoration, coloring
Time limit 90minutes
Judge Sukhee Lee / Kenichi Nagase / Miki Takagi

WIG Division Judging Point

Evaluating sympathy, design, originality, before and after, etc. from the customer's perspective Judging styles that are unique to impact themes and are not bound by common sense Skills technology, creativity in general, all technical capabilities are reviewed Style Judges whether the world of competitors is being used by WIG Other Examination of points that can be evaluated in addition to the above items Caution Love for animals as a groomer, such as excessive coloring and decoration that makes walking difficult If you don't feel a sense of concern, it may affect the review.

Impact Originality along the theme, styles overturn the common sense is judged
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Style sense of unity in competitors and the model dog.
Intimacy with the model dog
Other Any evaluated point other than above.
Warnings if a Judge observes any discomfort to a dog caused by over-the-top coloring or decorations that impede natural movements it may affect the judgement. Please treat dogs humanely while participating.

WIG division
Time table (March 28SUT 2020)

13:00 start accepting
13:15 check in
14:00 pre-judge start
14:15~15:45 contest start
15:45~16:35 awards and photograph

WIG division
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Japan Open Style Division

The largest contest in Asia where participants gather from the world!
100,000JPY to the Winner!!

Overview From standard to pet clip, any style is accepted in the class.
Please try to show the splendor of grooming and expressive power at the big stage, Happy Grooming Contest!
Date March 31st 2019(SUN)
Target grooming background unquestioned
Students and pet owners can compete
recruited numbers 40
Entry Fees 15,000 JPY (tax excluded)
Target Competition Cut, Plucking, decorations, colorings.
Competition Dog Bringing
Has coat growth of more than 5cm long (except for sanitary, around eyes, between pads, and anywhere that would interfere with life
Time limit 120 Minutes
Judge Clayton / Miki Takagi

JAPAN OPEN STYLE Judging Point

One's dog treatment, speed, balance, and also empathy from the owner's perspective, design, originality, before and after

Speed the Judge sees the speed of the distinct change in the dog's appearance.
Handling the Judge watches you trying to give ease to the dog and grooming properly
Without burden, even when you are nervous
Skill the Judge watches your dog's treatment and grooming and every technique
Balance the Judge watches for speed but also if you tried to cover the complex in balance.
Style Characteristic of the dog and creativity of the style is judged
Other Any evaluated point other than above.

JAPAN OPEN STYLE
Time table (March 31st 2019)

10:00 start accepting
11:00 check in
11:30 pre-judge start
12:00 contest start
14:00 finish
14:20 awards
14:50 photograph

JAPAN OPEN STYLE
Application Page