All pooches are in need of routine grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, sleek layers. Come visit us at The Downtown Dog in Cleveland, TN for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll discover shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our racks that are created to keep your dog's fur and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. Unsure which solution is right for your pup? Give us a ring and our expert team can guide you through the various choices that are offered, which ones are the best for your dog's breed or hair coat and the effects they produce. If you're short on time, give us a call, email, or shop the site and we'll have everything ready for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Picking the Best Shampoo for Your Dog
You could be lured to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The issue is, human-grade shampoo isn't designed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have distinct hair and skin needs that require shampoos and conditioners with certain formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or even dry coat cleaners for the times when you can't give your dog a complete bath.
Take into consideration the reality your pooch is highly likely to roll in the rubbish, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy spots, and it quickly becomes evident why you really need coat products that are developed to take on these troubles. Human-grade shampoo won't have the proper ingredients to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at The Downtown Dog stock a full range of dog grooming supplies that meet your needs to keep your dog smelling great and looking great.
Use the Appropriate Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a range of textures with hair follicles ranging from pin straight to tight curls. Some dogs grow compact undercoats while others have virtually no undercoat whatsoever. All coats require using the correct type of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and stop skin harm. Your dog may appreciate a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and call for the lightest of touches. If you're not sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our professionals at The Downtown Dog in Cleveland Stop in or give us a call at (423) 790-5252 number] to discuss the type of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the most ideal for your dog.