Seminars and Demonstrations

FEBRUARY 11 at 2.30 p.m.

Stripping Techniques, Roalling Coat and secrets for managing wire coat



Dogs have been part of her life since the birth. She attended Paola Acco’s school in 2004 and, after that, with Paola's help, she started her career in gooming competition with, first, the Italian Championship in Verbania winning the Beginner class with her American Cocker.

Therefore, she started travelling all around Europe where she won several gold, silver and bronze medals in Spaniel, Handstripping and Scissoring Class..
She went to USA two times: she won silver medal at Intergroom and gold medal in Chicago with an American Cocker. She won 3 Bests in Showin Monaco, Germany in 2007; in Montpellier at Ciseaux d'Or, with an American Cocker, and in Italy, in 2013, with a Kerry Blue. She became Vice European Champion in 2010, in Girona.

Sonia has been three times member of the Italian Team competing World Grooming Championship: in 2009 in Munich, Germany, as reserve; in 2011in Kortrijk, Belgium, where she took the first place in Spaniel class, and the Italian Team obtained the Fourth Place; and in 2013 in Barcelona, where the Italian Team obtained the sixth place. In 2013 the dream came true: she became Oster Grand Champion winning The Oster European Tournament of Champions over 45 Champions coming from all over Europe.

She works in Turin in a well known grooming salon. Today is a judge for EGA European Grooming Association.