All dogs require regular grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, silky layers. Come visit us at Highland Pets in Highland, MI 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 fur and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. On the fence which product is right for your dog? Give us a call and our professional crew can walk you through the various choices that are available, 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 website and we'll have everything available for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Picking the Best Shampoo for Your Dog
You could be tempted to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The problem 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 call for shampoos and conditioners with distinct formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or perhaps dry coat cleaners for the times when you can't give your dog a complete bath.
Think about the idea your pooch is very likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, itchy spots, and it rapidly becomes evident why you really need coat products that are developed to handle these complications. Human-grade shampoo won't include the correct components to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at Highland Pets stock a complete variety of dog grooming supplies that satisfy your needs to keep your dog smelling great and looking excellent.
Use the Perfect Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in an array of textures with hair follicles differing from pin straight to tight curls. Some dogs grow dense undercoats while others have virtually no undercoat whatsoever. All coats need using the right type of brush to minimize pulling out healthy hair and prevent skin damage. Your dog may enjoy a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and need 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 Highland Pets in Highland Drop in or give us a call at (248) 714-8169 number] to discuss the kind of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the very best for your dog.