Contest Schedule Find your perfect fit and let the games begin! 

2025 Grooming Competitions 

Stepping into the winners’ circle starts with choosing a category where your unique talents can shine. Abstract, sporting, freestyle or beyond … GROOM’D has an event for styling maestros of all kinds.  

Contest registration deadline:

Regular Contests

Includes Other Purebreds, Wire Coats, Sporting, and Poodles

Entry Level:

Intermediate Level:

Open Level:

Special Contests

Click on the “Special Contest” button in the schedule below to see details for each of these special contests:

The Extreme Duo: (price is for two contestants)

The Clipper Classic:

Abstract Dog & Cat Design Challenge:

Creative Dog & Cat Styling:

Mixed Salon/Freestyle: $ Entry Level, $ for Intermediate Level, $ for Open Level