This is the first episode in our new YouTube series called The Grooming Table. 🙂 The idea is to make short videos on specific parts of the groom, like the ears or the tail.
It's such a pleasure for me to share with you how I get my little guy We-Me, our ShihTese (Shih Tzu / Maltese mix), looking cute and fluffy while still keeping an easy to manage length.
"It is important not to wash any dog too often, as over-bathing causes the coat to compensate by producing extra oils, which in turn causes an increase in natural odor." Complete Dog Care: How to Keep Your Dog Healthy and Happy, pg. 52 We like to take our girls to the local library on Wednesdays … Continue reading Washing them Smelly!
"Skin sheds tens of thousands of dead cells a minute. Dead cells trap dirt, sebum, & impurities that encourage bacteria and dermatitis conditions." http://www.madramormud.com
I had a chance to try it the other day on my 10 year old dog, Angel. It was her birthday last month so I thought I'd give her a late birthday present. A mud bath!
What if seasonal allergies were as easy to remedy as getting out the brush? Imagine if we never brushed our teeth, but we visit the dentist a few times a year.
"Compassion is the wish to see others free from suffering." Dalai Lama
Max was banned from every groomer, and even the vets turned their backs on him. Everyone gave up on him - Everyone except K9 Lifefline!
In this article, I'd like to share the skin care treatment process that I followed for a Lab/Chow mix that came into my salon in Mesa, AZ with bad skin.
Diet does play a role in skin health, but that would be like changing my diet to try to heal athlete's foot. It wouldn't hurt, but it probably won't help much either.