All dogs need regular grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair pedigrees, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, luxurious layers. Come visit us at The Downtown Dog in Cleveland, TN for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll come across shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our displays that are made to keep your dog's fur and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Uncertain which product is right for your pup? Give us a call and our experienced staff can guide you through the numerous selections that are offered, which ones are the best for your dog's kind or hair coat and the effects they produce. If you're short on time, phone us, 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 Pooch
You may be lured to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The issue is, human-grade shampoo isn't developed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have unique hair and skin needs that require shampoos and conditioners with particular formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or perhaps dry coat cleansers for the times when you can't give your dog a full bath.
Take into consideration the reality your dog is very likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy spots, and it quickly becomes obvious why you really need coat products that are designed to take on these troubles. Human-grade shampoo won't include the correct components to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at The Downtown Dog stock a complete variety of dog grooming products that satisfy your needs to keep your dog smelling great and looking great.
Use the Right Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in an array of textures with hair follicles ranging from pin straight to tight curls. Some dogs grow thick undercoats while others have nearly no undercoat at all. All coats need using the best type of brush to minimize pulling out healthy hair and stop skin harm. Your dog may enjoy a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and demand the lightest of touches. If you're not exactly sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our experts 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 particular issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the most effective for your dog.