• How To Trim Your Dog's Nails

    How To Trim Your Dog’s Nails

    The one thing dogs are most afraid of and bothered by is nail trimming. It can be a daunting task for any dog owner. Here are some tips to make dog nail trimming easier for you and the dog. How Often Should I Trim My Dog’s Nails? A dog’s nails should be trimmed at least once a month. Before trimming a dog’s nails, it is necessary to have the proper implement. Check your local pet supply store for more information. To clip the nails, it is important to just cut the very tip of the nail and not go too far down the nail. This can cause bleeding and possible…

  • Dog Grooming Tips

    Dog Grooming Tips

    Just as proper grooming is important for humans, it’s important to ensure that your dog remains healthy and is groomed regularly. Here are some grooming tips for the family dog. Depending upon the breed of the dog, that is, long-haired or short-haired, regular brushing should be part of the grooming routine. This prevents the hairs from matting and ensures a continuous healthy coat. Bathing a dog is usually performed on a monthly basis. However, if you have a dog that lives outdoors, you may wish to bathe him more frequently. Be sure to use a special shampoo specifically made for dogs. While blow drying may be recommended for specific breeds,…