It’s great to make sure our beautiful dogs stay clean and smell good by grooming them regularly, but grooming is about more than just keeping them nice and pretty. In fact, it’s actually vital to their health and wellness. Here’s why you can’t skip it!
Even though hair and fur are chemically the same, they can differ in their growth cycles, their textures, and their grooming needs, and they can determine if dogs are hypoallergenic. Here’s how you can tell if your dog has hair or fur and what it means for you and your pup.
Bath time can be trickier for senior dogs who deal with arthritis, skin conditions, blindness, and more. When bathing your senior dog, you should make every effort to get them as comfortable as possible, work with their medical needs, and reduce anxiety.
Addressing your dog’s shedding may help with some of your spring allergies. Not to mention, it will keep your dog’s coat healthy! Here are five great items that can help you handle your dog’s spring shedding, including special brushes, hair removal brooms, and natural shampoos.
Grooming your dog can be messy, difficult, and downright unpleasant, but it can be even worse for both you and your pup when you’re making mistakes without realizing it. Here are a few mistakes you should avoid.
You might not think of it, but depending on your dog’s fur, you will likely need a specific kind of brush. There are many different kinds of dog brushes for many different types of coats, and it can be tough to know how to pick the right one. Here’s a quick guide.
Matted fur, when left unattended, can actually become painful for dogs. It pulls at the skin, and it can also harbor bacteria and pests, leading to infections and infestations. Here are some basic video tutorials for de-matting your dog’s coat.
It’s a full-blown job to get our cute lovable pups nice and clean. But what is the best option when it comes to grooming our pets? Should we groom our dogs ourselves or leave it to a professional to do it? Here are some pros and cons of both.
Dr. Robert Hilton, a veterinarian specializing in veterinary dermatology, suggests pet owners may be over-bathing their dogs. Check out what he has to say, and find out if you’re bathing your dog too much.
Do you have any homemade flea and tick remedies for pups? Please share them in the comments below. We can only learn and grow as a pet community with your help! It takes teamwork to raise our pups and keep them healthy and happy. Sharing is everything.
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