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Why Does My Dog Like to Roll Around in the Dirt After a Bath?

April 29, 2021 3:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Dog groomers and veterinarians in Henderson, NV are routinely asked, “Why do dogs go crazy after a bath?” While it’s sometimes funny, your dog’s penchant for rolling in dirt after giving them a bath is usually pretty annoying. Caused by a variety of different factors, this rolling-in-the-dirt ritual is common with a lot of dogs. Some dogs are just excited for their baths to be over, while for others, rolling in dirt is their way of drying off. No matter the reason, it’s important that no Henderson, NV dog owner punish their animal for rolling in the dirt. There are... View Article

How to Properly Bathe a Dog with a Thick Undercoat

March 24, 2021 6:39 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Proper dog bathing is more difficult for breeds with heavy double coats. Dog undercoat cleaning is not as simple as letting your pup jump into the tub. Many herding, working and terrier breeds have double coats, including Irish terriers and Norfolk terriers, Akitas, malamutes, Bernese mountain dogs, huskies, sheepdogs, border collies, German shepherds and more. If you are concerned about proper dog bathing and you have one of these breeds in Henderson, NV, here are some things you should know about dog undercoat cleaning before bath time. Proper dog bathing schedules Double-coated dogs generally shed more than others, so it... View Article

How to Bathe a Dog Who Tries to Escape

February 23, 2021 12:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Whether it’s from rolling in the mud, playing with a dead animal or getting sprayed by a skunk, dogs can get dirty and smelly quickly. Since these smells won’t go away on their own, it’s the pet owner’s responsibility to give them a bath every now and then. But perhaps you’re thinking, “My dog hates taking baths!” Like many dogs in Henderson, NV, perhaps your pet runs away anytime they think it might be time for a bath. Fortunately, there are several tricks to help keep your dog content until the bath is over. Keep reading to learn a few... View Article

How Often Should You Bathe Your Dog?

July 17, 2019 11:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We frequently have clients ask us how often they should bathe their dogs, and the answer really depends on a variety of factors, including the breed of the dog, the health of the dog and how much time they spend outside getting dirty. It is important to note that there is such a thing as bathing a dog too often. Doing so can result in the skin getting irritated, itchy and flaky, and can even damage hair follicles and result in an elevated risk of bacterial or fungal infections. Of course, bathing too infrequently can not just cause a dog... View Article

What to Do with Your Dog in the Pool

June 13, 2018 3:32 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Pools are made with families in mind, and for some, that includes dogs. Swimming is great exercise for dogs, and many breeds enjoy going for a refreshing dip. It’s also a great way to cool off during the hot summer months. A dog in a pool does mean more cleaning for you, however. Most dogs bring in about three times the water that a human does when going for a swim. You’ll also want to make sure the dog is clean, which you can do by bringing them to a dog wash in Henderson, NV, like The Soggy Dog. There... View Article