Category: Grooming Benefits

Fun Things to Do in the Fall with Your Dog

Fall Hike with Dog

Fall is upon us, which means the weather is starting to change, the tree leaves’ colors are changing, and the warm weather clothes are being put on. This season also gives us plenty of opportunities to spend time and explore the beautiful fall landscape with our dogs. Here’s a list of fun activities you can… Read more »

The Importance of Grooming Your Dog Young

Grooming a puppy at a young age

Grooming your dog is a necessary step in preserving their health and appearance. According to most vets, the younger you begin a grooming regimen and the more frequent the visit to the groomer, the better. Once you start them at a younger age, they’ll be more comfortable going to the groomer as they get older…. Read more »

The Benefits of Having Two Dogs in the House

two dogs playing on hammock

As a dog owner, you know the great benefits of having one around the house. They are an essential part of the family, and they give us joy and love in life. Having another dog in the house can be much more beneficial to you and them. If you can afford it and have the… Read more »

How to Teach Your Dog Good Behavior as a Puppy

doh stealing from bad behavior

Sometimes it’s difficult to train your dog. Teaching them good behavior when they’re a young puppy will set them up for good behavior in the future. They won’t act out if you teach them the proper way to behave early on. Behaviors to Look Out For It’s important to keep an eye on certain body… Read more »

Why Choose D Tails Grooming for Your Dog

happy dog running and playing

Here at D Tails Grooming, we have so much to offer for you and your dog. Whether you’re busy working and need a doggy daycare, a playdate, grooming services, or tips for your dog, we can provide you with all of these things. Here’s what we offer: Grooming We offer grooming services to all longhaired… Read more »

How Often Should I Get My Dog Groomed?

Dog in a bath towel in the bathtub

Getting your dog groomed professionally is important for their hygiene and health. The biggest question is how often you should do this. It can be different for every dog depending on their physical attributes. Short-Haired Dogs Short-haired dogs don’t need to be groomed too often. Occasional baths will get them clean and help them stay… Read more »

Here’s Why Your Dog’s Nails Need to Be Clipped

Dog's Nails

If you were naive, you might acquire a dog as a pet and never pay any attention to their overall health needs. Can you imagine there are some dog owners who never take their dog to a vet or groomer? Horrifying as that is to consider, thankfully the vast majority of dog owners take their… Read more »

Do Short Haired Dogs Need Grooming?

Short Haired Dogs

Pets can’t talk, but if they could they’d probably have a lot to say to humans, especially about how they’re treated. Oftentimes the owners of short-haired dogs think to, “Well, Fido has short hair so he doesn’t need grooming.” Meanwhile Fido is like, “Can I get some grooming, please?” Alas, dogs can’t talk… so there… Read more »

Dog Grooming Myths to Ignore

Dog Grooming Myths

What are some common dog grooming myths? Waiting to Wash For starters, many people believe you don’t wash a dog until it’s completely filthy, as in rolling around in the mud dirty… Well, that’s not true. It’s good to wash your dog on a fairly consistent basis, just like you’d take a shower or bath… Read more »

The Health Advantages Enjoyed By a Well-Groomed Dog

Well Groomed Dogs

It has often been said that dogs are like people (and vice versa) and for good reason! Just like there are some well-manicured people who “look like a million bucks,” there are some dogs who look like the picture of health– strong, clean and ready for the world. Then there are people and dogs who… Read more »