All dogs need routine grooming regardless if they're the shortest of short hair pedigrees, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, luxurious layers. Come visit us at Nature's Feed in Spring Grove, IL for all of your dog grooming needs. You'll find shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our counters that are developed to keep your dog's fur and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Not exactly sure which solution is right for your dog? Give us a ring and our experienced staff can guide you through the multiple solutions that are available, which ones are the best for your dog's kind or hair coat and the outcomes they produce. If you're short on time, call us, email, or shop the site and we'll have everything all set for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Picking the Proper Shampoo for Your Dog
You might be enticed 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 special hair and skin needs that call for shampoos and conditioners with specific 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.
Think about the idea your dog is highly likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy patches, and it quickly becomes evident why you really need coat products that are created to deal with these complications. Human-grade shampoo won't consist of the appropriate components to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at Nature's Feed stock a full range of dog grooming products 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 an array of textures with hair follicles differing from pin straight to tight curls. Several dogs grow thick undercoats while others have almost no undercoat whatsoever. All coats call for using the correct type of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and stop skin harm. 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 not exactly sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our professionals at Nature's Feed in Spring Grove Stop in or give us a call at (815) 675-2008 number] to discuss the kind of coat and specific issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the best for your dog.