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Nail the look with the right nail trimming techniques

Well-trimmed nails are an indicator of a dog’s good health. Nail clipping is an important, albeit tricky, part of grooming a dog, considering that dogs do not like their paws handled. – by Nitya Ramachandran While professional groomers can make your life easy, trimming your pet’s nails at home is easy and affordable if you follow the correct procedure. If you are also thinking of…

Get Over Grooming Mistakes to Become a Pro!

As a pet parent you always want the best for your pet. But sometimes we all commit mistakes. There are certain common grooming mistakes that you might be doing. Read on to know how you can make these mistakes a thing of the past. –by Nitya Ramachandran Grooming is an essential part of the overall well being of your furry friend. As a pet parent, it is your responsibility to…

Grooming lesson – Take care of your pooch’s pearly whites

Dad! Get up it’s time for walk…Your pet can indirectly say this and you very well understand it. But how good would it be if our pet could say, Daddy! Tooth brushing time… And just like you visit the dentist, you should take your pet to the vet for regular dental check-ups. Dental care and oral hygiene play an important role in overall health and wellness of your pet. It is interesting to…

Goodness of Grooming– Stay Safe & Groom Your Pet at Home

Helping you with some easy and simple grooming at home tips to make life easier! Start with patience because that’s the most important tool you need to have for grooming your pet at home. –by Kritika Manchanda In this time of pandemic, it is best to stay home as much as possible. But one major concern of pet parents is getting their furry friends groomed, especially now that summer is here…

Spot…Remove…Treat!

Pet parents would agree that seeing a tick on your pooch is one of the most dreadful things in the life of a pet parent. These ticks are not only harmful to your dog but also to humans. Here’s how to spot, remove and treat these creeping crawlies. –by Varsha Verma Dogs love to spend time outside. They look forward to their walks as they get to sniff around new scents, mark their…

Winter Grooming Done Right to Make Your Pet Look ‘Snowww’ Cute

Just like you love to switch up your skincare routine with the weather, it is important to do so with your pets as well. Grooming in winter is an integral part of your pet’s overall wellbeing, so do not ignore it. –by Priya Narasimhan To celebrate the 100th Issue of Dogs & Pups, we are sharing a few tips on how to take care of your furry buddy in cold season. Good grooming in every…

50 Awesome Pawsome Ways to Groom

Celebrating our 100th Issue, let’s talk about 50 breed specific grooming tips to make your pet look and feel happy. –by Varsha Verma A well-groomed dog is a happy dog and a delight to be around. Every breed of dog has different grooming needs. Here’s how to take care of different breed of dogs according to the kind of coat they have. Grooming a puppy 1. Be gentle: Since a puppy is not used…

Breathtaking Benefits of Grooming

The countdown for our 100th issue has begun. To sparkle and celebrate our 99th issue, here are 50 Grooming Tips for our furry delights. Our 100th issue will feature another 50 breed-specific grooming tips. –by Varsha Verma A well-groomed dog is a healthy and happy dog. Here are 50 tips to make grooming your pooch easy. Charm your way to a healthy and happy dog! 1. Start grooming from day…

Groom Pawsitive and See The Magic Unveil

Grooming your puppy or dog is vital for their appearance as well as their overall health. In order to enjoy these grooming sessions, your pets need to get trained, just as you train them with basic commands. Training is essential for all dogs. They should be taught to sit, stand or lie down during grooming sessions. Some small breeds can be trained to sit on your lap, while they are being…

Precaution & Prevention in Times of Pandemic for Fantastic Grooming

The pandemic has driven everyone to the edge and thinking about our pets’ hygiene and more so. As we continue to effectively monitor the guidelines and information surrounding the corona crisis, our highest priority remains caring for pets and groomers and supporting pet parents who rely on our grooming facilities for their furry babies. -by Poorvi Anthony Adaptation is a must to the changing…

Make Your Pet Look Sensational and Charming with these ‘Sweet 16’ Grooming Tips

Introducing your pet to grooming at the right age is very important. Taking small steps right when your pet becomes a part of your family will go a long way. Regular grooming plays a pivotal role in keeping your pets happy and healthy, both physically and mentally. - by Priya Narsimhan Just like you make lifestyle choices for yourself – eating healthy and clean, working out, self-care, the same…

Good Grooming Guide: For Healthy and Happy Pets!

Make time for your pets, you are the only ones that they have. Taking out 10 minutes every day for their grooming routine would make a huge difference. A well groomed pet is a happy pet. -by Yeffna Poonacha Pets who are not brushed daily and have long coats get matted in no time. Imagine wearing a thick woolly blanket 24x7, the skin can’t breathe, the body temperature rises, fungal and bacterial…

SPLISH SPLASH: MAKING SUMMER BATH TIME FUN FOR YOUR PETS

The scorching heat in India takes a toll not only on humans but on animals as well. A cool shower is a perfect way to kick away the heat! While some pets love splashing and playing in water and are complete water babies, with others it is a nightmare to get them into the bathroom.  –by Poorvi Anthony Dogs don’t require the same type of grooming schedule as we do. There are some points you should…

RINGING THE FESTIVE BELLS: MAKE YOUR POOCH SPARKLE AND SHINE

Grooming is close-knit bonding time for you and your pet. Gently massaging is known to lower their blood pressure, and needless to say it’s the best kind of therapy for you as well. So it becomes a double whammy! -by Manvi Pittie Stepping out or staying in, don’t you always want to look your best? The same goes for your pet. Grooming is an indispensible part of pet care and these are the few…

Grooming secrets decoded

Let shine and sparkle, and make them look spectacular Grooming time is when you strengthen the bond of love and care with your pet. Keep your grooming sessions fun and positive. While weekly de-shedding is fine for short hair pets, medium to long hair pets may need to be de-shedded a few minutes each day to prevent mats, tangles and dirt. Remember, you can always take a break and continue the…

A good groomer never stops learning new tricks

Yeffna Poonacha It’s worth noting that the majority of grooming jobs aren’t glamorous fashion cuts. Much like a human hairstylist, being a dog groomer is a lot of bang trims and regular maintenance cuts. This is why we say a good dog groomer never stops learning new tricks. Let’s find out why. A well-groomed dog is a happy dog A dog is not a stuff toy, but a child who never grows up. He needs…

let’s groom a happy fun-in-the-sun pooch

Summers have set in… time for a dip in the pool, romp on a beach or just a simple long walk. Before you take your dog out, be aware that dogs too need protection for their skin, coat, eyes and ears from summer hazards. Here’s how to groom your pooch in summers. A well-groomed dog not only looks great, but also keeps his skin, coat, eyes and ears safe from summer hazards. Here’s how to groom your…

Grooming your Shih Tzu’s lustrous coat

Everyone loves bringing home a new puppy, especially a cute, fluffy ball of fur like a Shih Tzu. But love doesn’t conquer all, especially while caring for the grooming needs of your new puppy, the right way. As a professional groomer, my first piece of advice to any new Shih Tzu parent is – brush your puppy right from the start, even if you don’t feel like, they need it. Getting your puppy used…

Wedding tale – tails of inspiration

LOVE is a strong word, It’s felt strongly when given by voiceless. They just shower their unconditional love, with licks and small nips. In return they demand nothing, Just U n Lil Time of U. As a young girl, I always dreamt about my wedding day. The Big Fat Indian Wedding with lots of fun and festivity. I’m sure a lot of girls have a dream wedding in mind, the day when every girl wants to look…

Groom to get the True GLOW!

Grooming is one of the most important aspects that pet parents need to take care of. -Poorvi Anthony Daily brushing- Proper grooming includes daily brushing of the coat, the dead hair of your pet will be removed thus reducing the problem of shedding. Bonding- Try to keep each session short with gentle reassurance, calmness, and petting. Groom to bond and make it fun.  Pet care products-…