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grooming

DIY dog grooming

Rover just got back from the groomer. Given that extra spring in his step, you can tell he feels great. Everyone in the household...
biotin

Biotin for your dog’s skin

Could your dog's skin problems be the result of a biotin deficiency? Healthier skin and a younger-looking body. These are just two of the benefits...
dog grooming

Good dog grooming equals good health

Nicky is a Maltese whose person wanted to keep his coat long. When he was brought to us, he was a mass of mats...
bathing

The Truth About Bathing Your Dog

People frequently ask me how often they should bathe their dogs. Unfortunately, many still believe the old wive’s tale that says you shouldn’t bathe...
Reduce your dog's shedding

Reduce your dog’s shedding

One evening, I was at an exercise class when someone came up behind me and began brushing down the back of my dark blue...
groom

Groom your dog like the pros

Have you ever picked up your dog from the groomer and wished you could reproduce those same wonderful results at home? Your professional groomer...
natural shampoos

Natural Shampoos For Dogs

Finding the right shampoo for your dog can be a challenge. There are so many brands and preparations on the market that it’s hard...
bathing

Tips for bathing your dog

Some dogs love having a bath; to them, it’s just another romp in the water. Others tremble and whine, shivering pitifully or struggling to...
How to create a proactive grooming plan

How to create a proactive grooming plan

This 11 step grooming plan will help you to maintain your companions coat at home in between visits to the groomers. When I welcome a...

The dos and don’ts of taking your dog to the groomer

Taking your dog to a groomer is a great way to keep him looking and feeling his best. But while every groomer is different,...
How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

How to make grooming a positive experience for your dog

While we all love our dogs and want to treat them like furry children, we must remember that they are a different species and...
taking care of your dogs ears

Taking care of your dog’s ears

Given how common ear problems are in dogs, it pays to give regular attention to the state of your own pup’s ears, and to...
How to clean your dog’s floppy ears

How to clean your dog’s floppy ears

Many of our most beloved breeds, including Labs, Hounds, Spaniels and Poodles, sport floppy ears. But these wonderful ears may also require a little...
Grooming tips for different hair types

Grooming tips for different hair types

No matter what type of dog you invite into your home, he’ll need to be groomed! Understanding his hair type – and how much...
Caring for your dog's nails

Caring for your dog’s nails

Clipping your dog’s nails isn’t just about preventing damage to your home. It’s also important for her health and comfort. Regular nail maintenance contributes to...