Since she doesn't have a grooming table in her apartment, his groomer usually just covers the table with plastic, and he is pretty good about standing still for her. The last time he was groomed, he was slipping on the plastic a little bit and she got the idea to use her rubber cutting board to keep him more stable. It worked really well, even though he seemed a little surprised about the different surface.
Richie teaches me things every day, and that day the lesson was adaptability and rolling with the punches. Even if the solution to a challenging situation is a little unorthodox, that doesn't mean it won't work just fine.