Category: Grooming Tips

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 »

The Routine Grooming Needs of Poodles

Grooming a Poodle

Did you recently welcome a new poodle puppy into your home or adopt an older poodle for your family? Either way, you should take the time to learn about the different grooming needs your poodle will need in the  coming years. It’s very important to make sure your poodle is groomed properly to ensure that… Read more »

How Groomers Are Able to Keep Dogs Still

Dog Groomer

One of the reasons most people take their dog to a professional groomer is because groomers seem to have the amazing ability to get dogs to stay still! The reality is that most dogs become fearful and fidgety with groomers, too, but the groomers have some things working in their favor to help make the… Read more »

Common Dog Grooming Mistakes

Dog Grooming Mistakes

Do you groom your own dog? There are common dog grooming mistakes pet owners often make, and you might be doing some of them. Prevalence First, there’s the issue of how often you groom your dog. If it’s only once a year, no wonder your dog is so full of anxiety when you try to… 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 »

Here’s How You Can Prepare a Nervous Dog for the Groomer

Nervous Dogs at the Groomer

Most dogs get a little nervous when their owner takes them out of their comfort zone. If you were a dog who was used to living in one place, and all of a sudden your owner tries to put you in a car and take you somewhere foreign, you’d be nervous too! D’Tails Grooming grooms… Read more »

How to Keep Your Dog’s Coat Healthy

Brushing Dog's Coat

Keeping your dog’s coat healthy is important. How can you help keep your dog’s coat healthy? Brush Often Dogs love the attention you give them when you brush them. So brush them often. Treat your dog well, grooming-wise. Make sure their ears get cleaned out regularly, and their nails get clipped so they don’t get… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Take Your Dog to a Professional Groomer

Dog Groomer

Dog grooming involves bathing, drying and brushing a dog, as well as clippings and trimmings. Why should you take your dog to a professional groomer, like D’Tails Grooming of Augusta, Georgia? There are several reasons. The Right Tools First, professional groomers have “all the right tools” to do their job. From scissors to razors, clippers… Read more »

How Often Should You Bathe Your Dog?

Bathing Your Dog

Most Americans are used to bathing or showering daily. But what about dogs? Obviously they don’t take daily showers… so how often should you bathe your dog? If you’re the type of person who loves to give your pet dog a bath, then once a week is plenty. When you give a dog a bath,… Read more »