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Pet grooming tips

It is no doubt more convenient and cost effective to groom your pets at home instead of engaging professional pet grooming services. If you are interested in grooming your pet yourself but are not too sure on how to go about doing it, here we have some tips for you.


Firstly, make sure you have the right tools and supplies for grooming your pet. There are some points to note if you are dealing with different pets at home. For example if you have a dog and cat at home, use separate brushes as it is very unhygienic. An essential tool includes brush, shampoo, comb, scissors, hair dryer and a nail clipper.

Next, choose a suitable brush for your pet. For example, if you have a pet with fluffy fur, get a paddle brush to keep that fluffiness. Likewise, if you have a pet with finer fur, get a brush that is for more sensitive use.

When selecting shampoo, many pet owners thinks that pet can use shampoos that we use. In fact, animals are sensitive to shampoo made for humans. To prevent skin irritation to your pet, make sure you choose a pet shampoo that is suitable.

For the inexperienced pet groomer, always find a proper place to groom your pet. Toilet is a preferred choice. However, if you are not able to do so, find an enclosed area to prevent your pet from running around.

Lastly, for first timers, patience is essential. You may not know how to handle your pet initially but with patience, you will learn to enjoy grooming your pet.

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