All pooches need routine grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, sleek layers. Come visit us at Nature's Feed in Spring Grove, IL for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll find shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our displays that are formulated to keep your dog's fur and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. Not sure which product is right for your dog? Give us a ring and our professional personnel can guide you through the various selections that are available, which ones are the best for your dog's breed or hair coat and the results they produce. If you're short on time, give us a call, email, or shop the website and we'll have everything all set for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Choosing the Best Shampoo for Your Dog
You may be enticed to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The issue is, human-grade shampoo isn't developed for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have special 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 reality your dog is very likely to roll in the garbage, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, itchy patches, and it quickly becomes obvious why you have to have coat products that are designed to take on these complications. Human-grade shampoo won't consist of the proper ingredients to de-scent, treat dryness, or get rid of unwanted hitchhikers. We at Nature's Feed stock a complete range of dog grooming products that suit your needs to keep your dog smelling great and looking fantastic.
Use the Appropriate Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a variety of textures with hair follicles varying from pin straight to tight curls. Many dogs grow dense undercoats while others have nearly no undercoat whatsoever. All coats require using the correct kind of brush to reduce 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 require 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 Nature's Feed in Spring Grove Stop in or give us a call at (815) 675-2008 number] to discuss the type of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the best for your dog.