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Terms for Pet Washing & Grooming Services
So many people rely on pet grooming services these days to help wash their dogs and cats. After all, these types of services are often local, as well as mobile. Therefore it is certainly not difficult to have you pet groomed and cleaned when you choose to. However, it is important not to trust your animal to just anyone. It pays to better understand this business before selecting a pet grooming professional. Here is a list of helpful terms and definitions to assist you.
Mobile Pet Grooming Service – This is basically an animal pampering service that comes to your home or business. These experts typically wash cats and dogs, as well as trim their nails and fur, if desired.
Flea and Tick Shampoo – A special shampoo for dog and cat fur. It cleans fleas and ticks from their fur and skin, as well as kills the insects. This shampoo also helps prevent new insects from attacking the animal.
Pet Supplies – A variety of products for feeding, washing, and caring for cats and dogs. These are sold in various pet stores, supercenters, and even online.
Veterinarian – A training medical professional that specializes in caring for animals. These experts administer shots and medications, as well as perform surgeries and x-rays.
Dog Salon – A business or service that cleans dogs, grooms their fur, and trims their nails in order to improve their overall appearance.
Pet Spa – A professional grooming service for domestic pets, such as cats and dogs. These businesses often charge specific rates for individual services.
Our association of professional groomers recognizes the value of certification and realize that one of the only ways to ensure excellence in grooming is to evaluate our members. Find out more about our services today!
Dogwood Pet Lodge is family owned and operated. It is with all my heart and passion for dogs that I was then ready for my next chapter moving back to my home area and making the former Dogwood Kennels.
If you have a cat or a dog, chances are you will need to get your pet groomed at some point. Many animal groomers now offer a variety of services, including mobile parlors, to get you the service that your animal needs.
From a simple wash with shampoo to a full service, pampered spa day, there is something for every animal. You can get your dog’s nails trimmed and his ears cleaned. You can have your cat’s claws clipped and have her teeth cleaned. The groomer will also give your pet a bath to wash away any dirt and grime that may have accumulated in their fur.
Many groomers will do more than just clean your pet. They will brush their hair and cut and style it. They will make your pet look ready for a show. Some groomers even offer training and boarding services to provide extra care for their clients.
If you work a lot and don’t have time to take your pet to the salon, consider a mobile service. These are usually vans that have been converted and they have all the same products and supplies as the main resort. They drive to where you are, groom your pet in the van and then give yoru clean animal back to you.
When choosing a groomer, you should ask for references so that you can be sure the groomer is good and you can trust them with your animal.
Using a grooming service is a great way to keep your pet happy and your home clean.