All pooches are in need of routine grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, sleek layers. Come visit us at Scratch and Sniff Pet Supplies in Phoenix, MD for all of your dog grooming needs. You'll discover shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our racks that are designed to keep your dog's fur and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Uncertain which solution is right for your dog? Give us a ring and our professional staff can walk you through the various selections that are offered, which ones are the best for your pup's kind or hair coat and the benefits they produce. If you're short on time, contact us, email, or shop the website and we'll have everything all set for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Finding the Proper Shampoo for Your Pooch
You might be tempted to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The challenge is, human-grade shampoo isn't designed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have distinct hair and skin needs that call for shampoos and conditioners with certain formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or even dry coat cleaners for the times when you can't give your dog a complete bath.
Take into consideration the fact your pooch is highly likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, pick up fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy spots, and it rapidly becomes apparent why you need coat products that are developed to tackle these challenges. Human-grade shampoo won't contain the appropriate components to de-scent, heal dryness, or eliminate unwanted hitchhikers. We at Scratch and Sniff Pet Supplies sell a complete range of dog grooming supplies that meet your needs to keep your dog smelling nice and looking great.
Use the Right Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a range of textures with hair follicles ranging from pin straight to tight curls. Some dogs grow compact undercoats while others have practically no undercoat at all. All coats call for using the correct kind of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and avoid skin harm. Your dog may enjoy a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and require the lightest of touches. If you're not sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our professionals at Scratch and Sniff Pet Supplies in Phoenix Drop in or give us a call at (410) 667-6433 number] to discuss the type of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the best for your dog.