Help! My Dog has Dandruff! 2

Help! My Dog has Dandruff!

In my experience as a Dog Groomer, the cause of Doggy Dandruff is sometimes a really simple fix. Of course, there are situations where dandruff requires medical attention, but, you can certainly look into a few things before using any drastic measures – and don’t be mistaken, it is not normal, your dog should not…

Mealtime Boredom Busters 4

Mealtime Boredom Busters

As some of you may know, my dog has Separation Anxiety – Proper, Separation Anxiety. One of the things that was recommended to me by his Trainer was to make his food last longer and make it more fun. Dog’s love to sniff, lick and forage, also known as – Enrichment. One way to provide…

How do I know if my Dog is Overweight? 6

How do I know if my Dog is Overweight?

Surprisingly, even as a dog groomer, I’m asked this question a lot. And I actually love it! It’s great that people are thinking about their pet’s weight. Granted, I’m not a vet, but I can certainly help with what to look for. Don’t Pop Pup on the Scales!Dog’s come in all shapes and sizes. A…

So Your Dog is Matted... 10

So Your Dog is Matted…

MattingMatting is a knot that has basically gotten out of control. It’s twisted and tangled it’s way through other bits of hair to form a solid clump of knotted mess! CausesMatting is caused mainly by friction and becomes worse with lack of brushing or incorrect brushing techniques.The most common areas where matting occurs are: around…