The Importance Of Grooming Your Puppy

Read about the importance of grooming to a puppy and the health impact good grooming has! Grooming is about maintaining both your dog’s physical health as well as her appearance. If you wait too long to begin the grooming sessions, your puppy may not be agreeable Another benefit of grooming ...

Why Ingesting Saltwater Is Bad

This heartbreaking story brings awareness to a hazard all California dog owners need to know when taking your pet to the beach. Read about the dangers of Saltwater poisoning in canines. The excess sodium caused severe dehydration, brain damage, and seizures. the symptoms he suffered …are typical of dogs that ingest ...
Allison Greer

5 Ways Your Dog Shows He Cares

By Adriana Sandoval You love your dog and you know he loves you too, but are you familiar with all the different ways he shows you how much he cares about you? Your dog might be leaning on you for a few different reasons… Wolf cubs lick their parents’ faces ...

Breed-Specific Behaviors

By Claudia Kawczynska Whether your pet is a purebred or mixed breed dog, many of their behaviors are tied into what the breeds in their make up were originally bred to do. This article offers great insight into the how and why of born in breed-specific behaviors that will help you ...

Scissoring With The Wave

Article By Linda Healy For dog groomers who love to scissor, this information may come in handy.  If you learned what works and doesn’t work when scissoring various coats by trial and error over the years, you know that the technique used on a straight coat will have extremely different ...

Is My Grooming Good Enough?

Every new groomers asks this question to themselves with each dog, until at some point they gain the confidence to know what “good” or Is This Good Enough?“great” grooming is. The lack of confidence from not knowing, may be one of the hardest pieces to overcome, when learning to groom. ...

FAQ's About Puppies

For owners of an adorable new puppy, without an instruction manual, here are 10 helpful hints! *How can I housebreak my puppy? *What can I expect at my puppy’s first veterinary exam? *How can I get my puppy to stop chewing on everything? http://www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/answers-to-10-of-the-most-common-questions-people-have-about-owning-a-new-puppy

Learn To Speak Dog

If you ever wanted to get inside your dogs head, you will love this insight into understanding just what your pet is trying to tell you. *It is only right that we should make an effort to understand what our canine companions are trying to say to us. *We all ...

Help Your Dog Shed Winter Fat

Humans aren’t the only ones to put on winter weight. Groomers know that canine winter weight is a real thing. This blog has 10 good tips for getting your dog back into summer shape. This blog will explain: *How to recognize if your dog is overweight using BCS (Body Condition ...
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Treating Hot Spots On Pets

Hot spots are uncomfortable, weepy sores, that present themselves very quickly. As a groomer the more you know about hot spots, the more comfortable you will be in advising your client about the condition. Read this blog for some very good information on the how and whys of hotspots. *What ...