Groomers - Helps to keep Your Dog Best
groomers do far more than just fluff and dry; they also address several vital
health practices regarding your dogs eyes, ears, and anal glands.
Of course its not
impossible to take care of these grooming issues yourself, but in many instances
its safer and more practical to let a professional handle these sensitive
ear car requires periodic cleanings. Veterinarians and professional dog groomers
use an agent to dissolve earwax or saline solution to clean dogs ears.
cleaning agents and are usually put into the ear before bathing. It is crucial
for the groomer to keep dogs ears dry. If water runs into a dogs ear
during a bath, a drying agent containing isopropyl alcohol, acetic acid, or boric
acid is put into the ear.
dog groomers recommend using a wash rag instead of Q-tips to help dry the ears.
Using Q tips increase the chance of injuring the eardrum. If the cleaning requires
places out of a wash rags reach you should seek professional help.
groomers usually apply an ointment to a dogs eyes before bathing to protect
the cornea. However, the trend is moving away from these types of practices because
some professionals believe the ointment may trap irritants that run into the eyes
during the bath.
squinting, redness, and excessive tearing are good indicators for eye problems.Another
part of proper dog grooming the professionals see to is expressing anal glands.
Have you ever noticed your dog dragging his bottom across the carpet? If you have,
you know how important it is to take him to the dog groomer.
he is trying to do is release the fluid build up in tiny sacs located under the
base of his tail. If he is successful, you will know by the rank smell.
the sacs are fragile and discoloration could indicate infection, this part of
grooming should be left up to a professional or a veterinarian.
grooming is necessary to maintain your dogs health. If its something
you want to do personally, you should try to educate yourself on the finer points,
but using professional dog groomers will be beneficial to you in the long run.