Blog

What To Do About Tear Stains...

What To Do About Tear Stains...

Red tear stains around the eyes is not a pretty sight, but what to do about them is an all too often question I get from doggy owners of white long-haired dogs. . A deeper understanding of the physiological and psychological aspects at question will give one a deeper understanding of why and how these red stains are formed. Let’s first look at the stains themselves, they occur when the area around the eyes is moist for extended periods of time. The longer the hair the more moisture will accumulate around the eyes since the area will be restricted from air flow...

Read more →


Grooming Short Haired Dogs; Myths Dispelled

Grooming Short Haired Dogs; Myths Dispelled

All too often pet owners who are in search of low maintenance companions turn to short haired dogs. 

Read more →


Selecting the Right Groomer

Selecting the Right Groomer

Dog owners know the importance of maintaining a clean and healthy home environment. The essential reason we take our dogs to the groomers is to be bathed and dried. The haircuts and sanitary trims are a big bonus but essentially it is all about having a clean dog. Often people misconstrued the grooming process as being all about coat trimming and clipping but the essential role is to wash and dry the dog, this is vital for skin health and serves as a preventative measure by catching any signs of ailments before they become a more serious issue. If this...

Read more →


Doodle mania and how to care for them at home

Doodle mania and how to care for them at home

Which dog is right for me? This is the most common question we get on our social media pages from people all around the world. The answer usually surprises people because it is not what they expected. I tell them to get a dog that is native to their region and accustomed to the climate and environment where they are in. That is not to say that people cannot have exotic Siberian Husky’s in the middle of the subtropics however, the amount of time caring and maintaining the well-being of the dog will increase depending on how exotic one decides...

Read more →


Grooming as a Career

Grooming as a Career

The grooming profession on the surface may seem highly superficial yet lucrative at the same time. The average person may find dog groomers somewhat odd yet noble for choosing to spend their life caring for the grooming needs of countless dogs. Some may even enviously romanticize the groomer’s profession imagining the process of transforming a messy dog into a beautifully shaped piece of art while at the same time showering in the loving affection of the dog. Whatever one believes about the dog grooming profession the fact remains that it is a career path that can set  a family or...

Read more →