Tips for improving your dog’s bathing experience

Tips for improving your dog's bathing experience

Does your dog hate to take baths? Fortunately, there are steps you can take to make bath time less stressful for your dog and for you, too. Check out these simple tricks to make dog’s bath time easier and neater:

Brush before and after the bath. This will help to remove any dirt or dead hair them been carrying, and prevent you from pulling on wet, matted tangles while they are in the tub.

Put in a nonslip surface. Few things stress out a dog more than not being able to stand without slipping, and giving them something to sink their toes into will help ease their anxiety about baths.

Get the right shampoo. Shampoo designed for people has a different pH than what’s best for your dog. Ask your veterinarian to recommend a product that works best for your pet. If your dog has skin problems, you’ll likely need a therapeutic shampoo that will address their condition.   Continue reading