Chris Christensen Big K – Understand the Hype

Chris Christensen Big K – Understand the Hype

Who is Chris Christensen?

If you’ve never heard of Chris Christensen, and the Big G/Big K Slicker Brushes, you’re in for a treat! Chris Christensen is the “Paul Mitchell of Poodles”. Christensen is a $4 million dollar company that continues to grow – and with good reason; creating and selling high end grooming products like none other. The company uses research-based learning to create products that really work based on science.

The company has steadily grown (with an average of 5 products in development at all times) since it all began in 1996 with their first product, White on White, in a one-car garage operation in Dallas, Texas.

Years later, Chris Christensen Systems now offers over 476 products with new products continuously in development based in Fairfield, Texas, in a 30,000 square foot facility. This makes the company the largest employer in Fairfield with 30 employees and growing.

What is unique is it contains all-breed products, coat-specific products, intensive coat treatments, colour enhancements, styling solutions, even effective quick fixes. Additionally, brilliant hand-crafted brushes and grooming tools, shears, professional pet salon products, and more – for the pet professional, the dog show enthusiast, and the pet owner.

Chris Christensen products are known for quality.

What makes these slicker brushes a groomer’s miracle?

Chris Christensen’s core product line contains a large variety of products.

The Chris Christensen Big K brushes were originally designed to fit the specific needs of the Black Russian Terrier. However, it was soon discovered that this slicker brush also worked for many other dog breeds as well. These amazing brushes detangle and remove knots in half the time of other slicker brushes, and they are ideal for long and hard-to-manage coats.

Big K features:

• Long Pins to penetrate deep into longer coats

• Special Pin Bend creates lift and movement; picking up more coat

• Flexible Signature Cushion that is gentle and forgiving

• Extreme Curved Back to allow more control, movement and direction

• Extra Long Ergonomic Handle reduces hand and arm fatigue

• Lightweight Beech Wood body

• Neoprene for a good grip

• Comfortable rounded pins 

This brush is best for:

• To detangle and remove knots in long, difficult to manage coats
• To get down to the root and remove hard to reach undercoat
• To thin and separate hairs throughout the coat creating lift and volume
• Use large on coat and medium on furnishings

Chris Christensen Big K is available in three sizes to fit your breed and size of dog.

• Baby Big K: (use on hard to reach areas)
◦ Head 2 3/8″ x 2 3/8″ Length 7-3/8″

• Medium Big K: (use on furnishings)
◦ Head 2 3/8″ x 3 ¾”
◦ Length 7 3/8″

• Large Big K: (use on torso)
◦ Head 3 3/4″ x 3 ¾”
◦ Length 8″


Incase you missed it, see our Line Brushing Tutorial for Dogs.

Chris Christensen Systems, Inc. warrants that all their brushes for a period of six months after the date of purchase. You can read their warranty here.

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Synergistically Yours,

Danielle & Sheepdog Riggs

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