Knowing More About Your Pet’s Groom

BY NICOLE IPSON | May 18, 2018

 

groomEveryone loves a clean pup and kitty there is no doubt about that. However, when you get to your pet’s appointment you may be asked questions you aren’t sure how to answer. This could feel strange or overwhelming because it should be simple right? Not everyone is quite sure what their pet actually groomneeds from their groom, rest assured we can help with that!

Often make the mistake of only viewing their pets grooming appointment as a “spa day”. Getting your pet clean of course is a priority, but it can also be very useful in helping with the care of your little one. When getting ready for your pet’s appointment there are things that you should consider that can help you get the best groom for your pet. What do you need? Could your pets groom help in any way? What issues are caused by your pet’s fur? It may seem silly, but when these things are considered it could help!

Things To Considered For Your Pet’s Groom
  • Does your pet drip water all over the floor?
    • Tighter trim on the beard or short ears can stop this problem sometimes.
  • Does your pet get poo stuck to their behind?
    • Shaving the base of the underneath of the tail can help with this problem.
  • Does your pet suffer from ear infections?
    • Shaving the insides of the ears can help with airflow and reduce the risk of infections
  • Does your pet’s tummy hang low to the ground?
    • A false skirt can help keep your pet’s tummy clean & reducing debris being brought in.
  • Do you have time to brush your pet fully once a week?
    • If not a short haircut could be the best thing for your pet to avoid matting.

 
groomTaking your pet to the salon isn’t just about them smelling good, but also about making your life and their life easier. We ask these things be considered when taking your cat or dog to the salon. So before your next grooming appointment take some time to think about what you and your furry friends may need. This will help both you and your little ones lead a happier, more clean & happy life!

Article By- © 2018, Nicole Ipson, Images By- Nicole Ipson &  Freepik.com