Bathing And Drying Skills

23 Questions | Total Attempts: 212

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Bathing Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Be sure the high-pressure airflow does not fold the coat onto itself, causing “whip knots,” which are hard to remove later.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A dog should be shampooed 4 times to get it squeaky clean.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    To get a quality finish on long coated breeds, the coat needs to be as straight as possible.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    It is easier to dematt a clean coat than a dirty coat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A conditioner used on a wire coated breed will soften the coat and that is desirable for this coat type.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A high Velocity dryer gives us a clear picture of the dogs skin.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Be sure the high-pressure airflow does not fold the coat onto itself, causing “whip knots,” which are hard to remove later.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Breeds that require a curly or wavy coat when grooming is finished, are the Irish Water Spaniel, Portuguese Water Dog, and Kerry Blue Terrier.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Double coated is a combination of straight and short to moderate length.  Outer guard coat is harsh to the touch, while abundant soft down undercoat is thick and dense to protect dog in extreme weather conditions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    For Curly and Wavy coats, in order to get a quality result in the final trim, an inactive drying method must be used to add body to the coat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    For most coat types, start with a vigorous hand towel dry followed by high velocity drying to remove excess moisture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    For wire coated breeds, card and hand strip dog the before bathing and drying.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Shampoo can be left under the grooming lead.  Make sure to double check this area.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    If light matting is left in the coat, the coat can be de-matted and stretch dried at the same time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Long coat between feet and pads has a tendency to mat and collect dirt and debris.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    It is easier to dematt a clean coat than a dirty coat.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    On short coated breeds, a natural bristle scrub works very well on the coat, especially around the feet and legs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Once the pet is cool/damp, finish drying by “stretch drying” or “fluff drying” with a heated stand dryer while brushing the coat by hand.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    A high velocity dryer runs about 10-15 degrees above the room temperature. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A curry brush is the proper brush to remove coat from a smooth coated dog.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    To get a quality finish on long coated breeds, the coat needs to be as straight as possible.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    Whatever process or combination of processes is used, drying is not complete until the coat is completely cool and dry to the touch.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    When stretch drying, work only in the area where the air is striking and make your brush strokes light and rapid.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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