All dogs need routine grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, silky layers. Come visit us at The Urban Dog in Rochester Hills, MI for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll discover shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our counters that are designed to keep your dog's coat and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Uncertain which solution is right for your dog? Give us a call and our experienced staff can guide you through the several choices that are offered, which ones are the best for your pup's breed or hair coat and the effects they produce. If you're short on time, contact us, email, or shop the website and we'll have everything ready for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Finding the Right Shampoo for Your Dog
You could be lured to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The challenge is, human-grade shampoo isn't designed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have special hair and skin needs that call for shampoos and conditioners with certain formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or maybe dry coat cleaners for the times when you can't give your dog a complete bath.
Take into consideration the idea your pooch is highly likely to roll in the rubbish, get into a tangle with a skunk, pick up fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy patches, and it rapidly becomes evident why you need coat products that are made to tackle these troubles. Human-grade shampoo won't consist of the proper ingredients to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at The Urban Dog stock a complete variety of dog grooming products that satisfy your needs to keep your dog smelling nice and looking good.
Use the Perfect Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a range of textures with hair follicles varying from pin straight to tight curls. Many dogs grow compact undercoats while others have practically no undercoat whatsoever. All coats need using the best type of brush to minimize pulling out healthy hair and prevent skin damage. Your dog may take pleasure in a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and call for 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 professionals at The Urban Dog in Rochester Hills Drop in or give us a call at (248) 652-4575 number] to discuss the kind of coat and specific issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the best for your dog.