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. … More New YouTube Series & Live Q&A Session
I’m always trying to DO something, rather than just BE. This was such a great opportunity to find my center – especially after the storms I’ve just been through. … More Finding my Center at Aji Spa
“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 … More Washing them Smelly!
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! … More Mud Bath for Dogs?
“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.” – Bruce Lee … More The Tao of Grooming
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. … More Grooming Helps Relieve Itching
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. … More 4 Steps to Better Grooming: Part 2
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. … More 4 Steps to Better Grooming
Did you know that the more often you wash a dog, the more likely it will produce a stronger odor? Or that Baby Shampoo is not safe to use on dogs? I’d like to share what I’ve learned during my career to help owners have dogs with beautiful, problem-free coats: These next two quotes are taken from … More Why does my dog smell after a bath?