Theory of 5Simplifying Basic Pet Grooming Concepts for Every Day PetsA one-of-a-kind guide illustrating how to transfer your skills from one pet to the next. Photographs and illustrations walk you through the 124 pages of easy-to-understand terms and techniques.Blurb on the back cover: The methods outlined in this theory have been time tested for more than 20 years by the author and her team. By reducing complex methods and techniques to easy-to-understand terms, Ms Verplank has helped hundreds of stylists quickly master the skills necessary to groom hundreds of different breeds. Each dog looks unique because of its physical shape, size, colour and coat texture. The trims outlined within these pages are designed for pet dogs in typical family settings. A key to becoming a highly successful pet stylist is the ability to easily transfer your skills from one pet to the next. The Theory of 5 allows you to create neat, well-balanced trims from one family pet to the next, all the while maintaining the basic essence of each breed. Using excellent grooming skills to bring out the best in a well-loved family pet will always win the hearts of your clients. White Dog Enterprises product.