5 Must’ve Grooming Tools
5 Grooming Must Have Tools consist of Large Double Sided Brush, Curved Nail Clipper, Slicker Brush XL, Undercoat Rake & a Detangling Comb. Here’s how to use these tools:
1. Brush & detangle with Large Double Sided Brush
Designed to remove light tangles, this brush smoothens the coat and moves oils from the skin down to the hair shaft. Safe for everyday use, this brush is recommended for short, medium and long coats.
Directions to use: Brush with the grain, starting near the skin and brushing out. Begin with the pin side of the brush; finish with the bristle side. Avoid putting too much pressure on dog’s skin. Brushing often keeps the coat manageable and mat free.
2. Make nail clipping easy
with Curved Nail Clipper
Designed to trim nails effectively, this Nail Clipper with stainless steel blades also features a safety lock. The Soft Grip Handle gives additional comfort while clipping the nails and this is recommended for both large and small breeds.
Directions to use: Stand next to the dog and curl the paw under so you can see the pads of the foot. Firmly grasp the paw and locate the end of ‘the quick’ by finding where the dark pigment ends and the lighter creamy colour begins. Trim a small amount of the nail at a time, avoid cutting off the tip of ‘the quick’.
3. Brush, deshed, detangle with Slicker Brush XL
Designed to untangle mats and remove loose hair, this brush also aids in removing tangles keeping the coat manageable. Recommended for medium and long coats, this brush comes with a soft grip handle providing extra comfort when brushing.
Directions to use: Start at the rear of the dog and work your way to the head. Brush with the grain, starting near the skin and brushing out. Avoid putting too much pressure on dog’s skin. Brushing often keeps the coat manageable and
4. Deshed and detangle with Undercoat Rake
Designed to untangle mats and remove loose undercoat hair, this tool promotes a healthy and lustrous coat. It is recommended for medium and long double coated pets.
Directions to use: Gently pull rake through pet’s coat, working from skin outwards. Regular use will promote a healthy and lustrous coat.
5. Deshed and detangle with Detangling Comb
A must have tool at home, the detangling comb untangles light mats and is recommended for medium and long double coated pets. It removes loose under coats and promotes a healthy & lustrous coat.
Directions to use: Before using, thoroughly brush your pet’s coat. Comb with the grain, starting near the skin and combing out. Work slowly and gently to separate hair. Avoid putting too much pressure on dog’s skin.
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