Dog grooming is essential for both your dog’s good looks and his health.
Booking regular grooming appointments for your dog doesn’t keeps him healthy and happy, not just pretty. However, performing these tasks yourself at home may be complicated, so you might want to consider the benefits of hiring a professional dog grooming service.
Here are five benefits of professional dog grooming:
Grooming maintains a healthy coat of skin, and professional pet groomers know exactly how to make your dog handsome without causing any harm. Attempting to groom your dog at home can result in accident cuts, scratches or skin irritations.
As trained professionals, the pet groomers will thoroughly inspect your dog’s paws for cuts or puncture wounds. If any cuts, thorn or punctures are found, groomers will apply antiseptic solutions in order to avoid an infection.
A professional groomer will be able to apply the most suitable products to your dog’s skin, if your pet has a skin condition. If your pet has a skin condition and you try grooming him at home, you might cause irritations.
No Hassle Nail Trimming
Dogs need a nail trim once a month.
Getting your dog regular nail trims not only reduces the risk of infection, but it also helps keep the nails short and reinforce a healthy foot structure and posture for your pet.
Nail trimmings can be a dreaded task for most pet owners, because dogs don’t like the process and you can accidentally end up cutting your pet’s nail too short.
A professional dog groomer knows exactly how to cut your dog’s nails to the appropriate size and get him to cooperate during the process.
Haircuts By A Professional
Certain breeds of dogs such as Poodles having continuously growing hair, which requires a lot of upkeep. In order to give your dog the perfect style, your pet will need a haircut by a professional groomer. Wither their experience, your pet will look and smell great.
Appropriate Grooming Supplies
When it comes to need, dogs are no different than humans.
Dogs with long hair need different grooming supplies than short haired breeds. Professional groomers are aware of this and use the most appropriate grooming supplies for the best results and to avoid any skin irritations.
The dog groomer of your choosing will know exactly what type of hair brush to use on your pet. Plus shiny, healthy and properly brushed coats will shed less.
Early Detection of Health-related Issues
Since professional groomers are properly trained, they are much more familiar with the anatomy of a dog and will notice any abnormalities such as skin discoloration, lumps, bald patches, bleeding, or any health-related illnesses.
At Landheim Training & Boarding in Dyer, Indiana, our main goal is to offer your dog a safe, stress-free experience. Our skilled professional dog groomers have over 25 years of experience, and are very attentive to each individual dog’s needs.
Please call 219-240-0032 for more information or to get a quote.