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Get the right haircut for your dog - every time.

When it comes to getting the right haircut for your dog, it’s helpful to understand the different terms used in the grooming profession. This article provides an overview of the most common terms used by professional groomers. It will help you make sure that you and your groomer are on the “same page,” when it comes to your discussing the results you want from your dog’s next hai...
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How to Give a Cat a Bath – If He Needs One

DOES YOUR CAT NEED A BATH? Most cats do not require regular bathing since they are exceptionally clean animals; often spending hours a day grooming themselves. Cats don’t typically have much of an odor except for a warm fur smell, which is not unpleasant. When is it necessary to bathe a cat? Cats generally don’t enjoy water, and they can be quite sensitive to the chemicals in s...
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A Little Brushing Goes a Long Way

No aspect of home dog grooming requires as much devotion as brushing. Routine brushing keeps your pet’s hair clean and tangle-free, while keeping his skin healthy by stimulating blood flow, removing dead hair and distributing natural oils. How often should you brush your dog? It varies from breed to breed and dog to dog but there are general rules of thumb. If he has a smooth, short coat, ...
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How To Prevent Tear Stains On Your Dog's Face

By: Stephanie Uva With white-coated breeds such as Bichons Frises, many at some point in their life will develop those very distracting, ugly, red-brownish tear stains underneath their eyes, around their muzzles, and in between their toes. The cause can be related to health issues, shape of the eye, blocked tear-ducts, puppy teething, ear infection, allergies ...
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The Right Shampoo for Your Dog

By Josh Weiss-Roessler You might share your couch, backyard, and living space with your dog, but there’s one thing you should never share with your canine companion — your shampoo. While human-grade shampoo might keep your own locks soft and lush, most varieties of human shampoo contain chemicals that are too harsh for your pooch’s sensitive skin. Fortunately, there are hundreds ...
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