All pooches are in need of regular grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair pedigrees, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, silky layers. Come visit us at Gone to the Dogs in Wakefield, MA for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll come across shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our displays that are developed to keep your dog's coat and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. Unsure which solution is right for your dog? Give us a ring and our experienced staff can guide you through the multiple options that are available, which ones are the best for your pup's breed or hair coat and the results 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 Choosing the Perfect Shampoo for Your Dog
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 made for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have special hair and skin needs that call for shampoos and conditioners with specific 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 idea your pooch is highly likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy spots, and it rapidly becomes obvious why you need coat products that are developed to take on these troubles. Human-grade shampoo won't contain the appropriate ingredients to de-scent, heal dryness, or eliminate unwanted hitchhikers. We at Gone to the Dogs sell a full variety of dog grooming supplies that suit 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 variety of textures with hair follicles varying from pin straight to tight curls. Some dogs grow thick undercoats while others have nearly no undercoat whatsoever. All coats require using the right kind of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and stop 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 uncertain of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our experts at Gone to the Dogs in Wakefield Stop in or give us a call at (781) 245-6787 number] to discuss the type of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the greatest for your dog.