12 new groomers are set for season 2, and their first challenge will be to groom St. Bernards, but can only use household items they find in the neighborhood.
The contestants are challenged to find all the possible violations inside a trashed shop. Next, the contestants are asked to fixed botched grooming jobs.
The groomers are taught the art of dog massage and are immediately tested on a group of rambunctious Jack Russell terriers. Later in the grooming challenge, the contestants must satisfy a client's bizarre requests.
The contestants are asked to create and present a new tool which would innovate the dog grooming industry. Then in the Grooming Challenge, the groomers must use a new revolutionary invention, the vacuum clipper.
The 2008 winner, Artist Knox, returns as a judge for the competitors as they must create a topknot for different breeds. Later, the contestants take on the task of grooming a doggy wedding party.
This episodes challenge will be for the contestants to teach a group of 10-year old kids their dog grooming techniques. At the salon, the players must groom older dogs to look younger.
Hard-to-control potbellied pigs are the challenge for the contestants to groom. Then later, the players must use grooming-anatomy techniques to make overweight dogs look thinner.
The contestants head to a homeless shelter to fix up the dogs there for an adoption event which will be attended by comedienne/actress Margret Cho. Later, the players are challenged to groom search-and-rescue dogs using a 45 minute time limit and without soap and water.
Victoria lends her expertise as the groomers work with basset hounds and an obstacle course. Also, the groomers are challenged to style the dogs to look like their owners.
A challenge of going green has the groomers using bike-powered clippers to shave the pooches, and take it on the road inside a hybrid grooming mobile.
The remaining three groomers are challenged to create their own how-to video for grooming while receiving guidance from TV host Samantha Harris. Season 1 winner, Artist Knox, returns to give advise to the players over dinner. Their final chore is to style a brichon frises in accordance with the AKC breed standards.
Highlights and never-before-seen footage is revealed concerning the season 2 recap.
The second season finale finds the two remaining groomers set to endure a dog-show boot camp. After a difficult final challenge of prepping rare and difficult breeds for the show, a winner is revealed.