"If you don't battle, have you ever considered catching more Pokemon to help you? I'm going to head out to the icy plains first chance I get, and you're more than welcome to come along."
"Hmm... I dunno. I find Pokemon as friends more than pets or battle monsters." He gave the Absol one last pet before it returned to its trainer.
"Well done. How do grooming contests work?"
Ty shrugged. "A few judges rate each Pokemon on how well-groomed it is and rate them accordingly."