Tips to Keep Your Pet Calm During Grooming

A Close-up of a Nervous Pomeranian

Anyone who has ever owned a dog knows that no two dogs are alike.  Their temperaments, behaviors, and personalities fall on a spectrum just like with humans.  This comes into play with grooming, too.  Some dogs find grooming to be a relaxing and even fun experience.  Others find it very stressful.  This can be exacerbated […]

What to Do if Your Dog has Tremors or Shaking after Visiting the Groomer

A Small Pup Bundled Up

Pets, especially dogs, are awesome.  They bring light into our lives, create little funny moments for us to enjoy, and even serve as surrogate children or grandchildren for many owners.  However, as tuned in to our pets as we may be, it’s not always possible to understand what they are experiencing, or know what to […]

How to Choose the Best Dog Grooming Service

A Cute Pup in the Grass

Many dog owners rely on a professional grooming service or a trained groomer to keep them looking and feeling in tip-top shape.  Just as humans struggle to find someone to cut or style their hair or perform other grooming services, with which they are compatible, offering affordable services, and satisfying results, finding a suitable and […]

Tips for Dog Grooming During Winter

Three Dogs Playing in the Snow

Winter is a time when most people enjoy the various religious and secular holidays, spend lots of time indoors as the cold weather hits, and may even endure a few snow or ice storms.  Naturally, this means your pet pooch is spending more time indoors as well.  So, does this mean they won’t get dirty, […]

What to Do if Your Dog is Itchy after Grooming

A Dog Itching Its Face

Often, dog owners who have had their dogs recently groomed will report unusual behavior in the following hours or days.  In some cases, dogs tend to want to rub or push their legs, sides, or other parts of their coat that have been groomed into semi-rough surfaces like carpet, couches, and similar.  While this behavior […]

What to Do About Your Dog’s Irritated Skin after Grooming

A Pup Scratches his Irritated Skin

A common complaint that many pet owners have voiced over the years is that their dog appears to develop irritated skin after a visit to the groomers, a bath at home, or any similar activity.  Naturally, good pet owners want to deal with irritated skin after grooming and other activities, so that their pet isn’t […]

The Top 5 Dog Grooming Mistakes You Should Avoid

A Dog Being Blow Dried with a Portable Drier

Everyone wants to be a good “parent” or owner to their little four-legged friend.  Grooming is part of taking care of your dog, and keeping them happy, healthy, and clean.  Some people prefer to have their dogs groomed professionally, whereas others prefer to take care of things at home.  Regardless of what you choose, it’s […]

Dog Grooming Tips

A Dog is Being Bathed Outdoors in a Tub

Grooming your dog on a regular basis isn’t just about keeping them looking good.  Dog grooming also helps promote good hygiene in your four-legged friend, and is even valuable in creating a bond between you and your dog.  It’s the best way to spot potential problems in your pooch early on, and seek veterinary treatment […]