All dogs require regular grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, luxurious layers. Come visit us at Petropolis in New York, NY for all of your dog grooming needs. You'll come across shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our racks that are formulated to keep your dog's fur and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. Unsure which solution is right for your pup? Give us a ring and our experienced staff can walk you through the various solutions that are available, which ones are the best for your pup's kind or hair coat and the benefits 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 Proper Shampoo for Your Pooch
You could be lured to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The problem is, human-grade shampoo isn't designed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have distinct 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 cleansers 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, itchy patches, and it rapidly becomes evident why you have to have coat products that are created to handle these challenges. Human-grade shampoo won't contain the correct components to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at Petropolis stock a full range of dog grooming supplies that satisfy your needs to keep your dog smelling great and looking fantastic.
Use the Right Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a range 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 require using the correct kind of brush to reduce pulling out healthy hair and prevent skin damage. Your dog may appreciate a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and call for the lightest of touches. If you're not sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our pros at Petropolis in New York Drop in or give us a call at (212) 608-2234 number] to discuss the kind of coat and particular issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the best for your dog.