One of the biggest indicators of how a dog will react to being groomed is their ______ _______.
For your canine clients, temperaments are widely based on their
___________ __________ _________ and the traits that are cohesive with these groups, which you learned
about in Stage 1.
individual breed group
If you are confronted with an aggressive dog who appears to be ready to attack, you should:
a. Run away as fast as you can
b. Scream to scare the dog away
c. Remain motionless
d. Make eye contact and stare her down
If you are confronted with an aggressive dog who appears to be ready to attack, you should remain motionless, any loud sounds or quick movement will escalate the situation, it is also important to keep the dog contained, do not let an aggressive animal run freely in your store.
Which of the following is not a sign of fear?
a. Lowered head
b. Eyes are closed slightly
c. Ears erect, perked up, and attentive to sounds
d. Lips pulled back causing teeth to show
The answer is C, ears erect, perked up, and attentive to sounds is not a sign of fear, it is a sign of the dog being eager or playful.
Some ticks have very unique and ornate designs on their bodies.
American dog ticks are characterized by ornate, light-colored dorsal patterns including various shapes such as diamonds and other geometric designs on an otherwise brown to reddish-brown body.
If you or someone else in your grooming salon gets bitten by a dog, you should:
a. Recommend that the owner relinquishes the dog to Animal Control or a shelter
b. Make sure the dog is confined immediately
c. Let the dog roam free in the salon so she can calm down
d. Sue the owner of the dog
If you or someone else in your grooming salon gets bitten by a dog, you should make sure the dog is confined immediately, then, call 911, if needed, if not, then have the victim wash the wound immediately and thoroughly with soap and water.