This weekend: The International Grooming Conference

26 Nov 2021 11:27 AM | BIGA Chair (Administrator)

Dog grooming professionals from across the UK descend on the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Coventry this weekend for The International Grooming Conference, Sat-Sun 27-28 Nov.

The conference is organised by Pooch Perfect TV judge Colin Taylor. Master of Ceremonies is Melanie Winters-Holmes.

Seminars, Demonstrations, Workshops

Saturday boasts a great selection of seminars, talks, workshops Q&As, with the likes of Julie Harris, Louisa Tandy, Lorraine Mottershead and other industry notables taking part. The day includes a sit-down chat with Pooch Perfect winner Kelly Davis.


The event features a large selection of tradestands for all your shopping needs - many likely to feature Black Friday deals! (see the list of tradestands further down)

The International Grooming Conference

Seminar participants at The International Grooming Conference 2019

Industry Awards Night

Saturday evening sees the return of the Industry Awards. For a list of all shortlisted nominees, please scroll down. 

The Awards evening features dinner and dancing - so make sure to take and share plenty of images!

Day Two - including Pooch Perfect contestants and Raffle Prizes

Sunday continues with more seminars and demonstrations including appearances from Pooch Perfect Contestants.

The event also includes a Raffle with the prize-givings Sunday afternoon.

For more information about tradestands attending as well as the nominees of the Industry Awards, please visit the dedicated Facebook Group click here

The British Isles Grooming Association (BIGA)

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