All dogs are in need of routine grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair pedigrees, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, silky layers. Come visit us at Bark & Purr in Yonkers, NY for all of your dog grooming needs. You'll come across shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our shelves that are created to keep your dog's coat and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Unsure which solution is right for your dog? Give us a ring and our expert crew can walk you through the numerous solutions that are available, which ones are the best for your pup's kind or hair coat and the outcomes 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 Finding the Perfect Shampoo for Your Pooch
You may be tempted 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 unique hair and skin needs that require shampoos and conditioners with distinct 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 full bath.
Take into consideration the fact your dog is very likely to roll in the rubbish, get into a tangle with a skunk, pick up fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy patches, and it quickly becomes obvious why you need coat products that are designed to deal with these complications. Human-grade shampoo won't have the correct components to de-scent, repair dryness, or eliminate unwanted hitchhikers. We at Bark & Purr sell a complete range of dog grooming products that suit your needs to keep your dog smelling nice and looking good.
Use the Right Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a variety of textures with hair follicles differing from pin straight to tight curls. Many dogs grow compact undercoats while others have virtually no undercoat whatsoever. All coats call for using the right kind of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and avoid skin harm. 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 unsure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our pros at Bark & Purr in Yonkers Stop in or give us a call at (914) 476-2275 number] to discuss the type of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the most effective for your dog.