Bucket Science Workshop

Poodles & Pals Grooming Seminar! Skin Care with Michelle Knowles & Malissa Diener

Our mission is to bring you therapeutic solutions that are affordable and actually work!
Paw Science brings you…..BUCKET SCIENCE!!!!


Fundamentals of Skin Care with Michelle Knowles
(9 AM - 12 PM)
Fundamental Anatomy of Skin
Needs of the Coat Types
Water and Essential Minerals
What Does Spa Mean? Therapeutics?
Surfactants and Conditioners
Mud, Clay and Oil Basics – (Hands on Mixing of Clays & Making Masks)
Break for Lunch from 12 PM – 1 PM

Essential Oils Basics for Pet Practitioners with Malissa Diener
(1 PM - 4 PM)

What are carrier oils, Essential oils, Hydrosols, Floral waters
Oil grades, what do you know about them
Top 10 Essential oils to have on hand
Top 5 carrier oils for skin therapies
Usage Instruction: Aromatic and Topical Applications
Reducing the chemical load in your salon/work space ~ Create a spa
Hands on Mixing with Essential Oils
D. I. Y.
Calming Spray
Paw Save

Putting it all together End session 4 PM - 5 PM
When to seek a veterinary diagnosis
How to develop a therapy protocol
Mind body and spirit, working with wholeness and thinking outside the box

Break for Lunch from 12 PM – 1 PM

(Practical Session) Included with Seminar is a Mini Hands-on Bucket with the following items:
1oz - Fulvic
1oz - Humic
2oz - Mineral Shampoo
2oz - Conditioner
1oz - Pek
5 - Sample Essential Oils
1oz - Clay
1oz - O3 Oil
1oz - Avocado Oil
1 - Dram Bottle
15ml - Spray Bottle

Practical Session:
Hands on Mixing
Develop a Protocol for Each Pet Client (working with the dogs skin issues in the salon)
Engage in Active Therapies (Hands on with Dogs)
Explanation of what’s included in an Essential Bucket Kit
Round Table Discussion

The buckets will include everything that you need to do basic therapeutic work, plus an informational booklet on where to get more information, products and videos to watch.

Note: We are suggesting that you bring your own dog, and we prefer short coats, or if drop coated a smaller dog due to time constraints of bathing and drying. If you are unable to bring your own dog, just let us know and we can work something out.

Registration: Two Day Hands-on Workshop: Early bird registration Now until 7/31/2017 $200.00 for both days. Registration after 8/1/2017 is $235.00.
Registration will include mini Paw Science bucket, with enough product to create therapies for both days in P&P salon and both D.I.Y. Essential oil hands on projects.

Onsite Bucket of Science:
We will have Buckets of Science for sale onsite. If you Pre-Purchase your bucket in you will receive a $25 discount off the full price of $200.00. Buckets will be available for purchase during the seminar at a cost of $200.00
Full-Size 3.5 Gallon Bucket Filled with:

4oz - Fulvic
4oz - Humic
8oz - Mineral Shampoo
8oz - Conditioner
4oz - Pek
10 - Sample Essential Oils
4oz - Clay
2oz - O3 oil
4oz - Avocado Oil
1 - Dram Bottle
Essential Oil Reference Guide
Enhanced Reference Booklet with Therapy Guides and Essential Oil D.I.Y. Recipes

Please click the link to register or contact Jessica for more information:


Poodles & Pals Holistic Pet Spaw
6476 N. Oracle Road Tucson, AZ 85704
(520) 297-7729