All pooches are in need of regular grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, have a wirehair coat, or sport long, silky layers. Come visit us at Barkfield Road in East Northport, NY for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll discover shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our racks that are made to keep your dog's coat and skin looking shiny, clean, and healthy. Not exactly sure which product is right for your pup? Give us a ring and our expert team can walk you through the numerous selections that are offered, which ones are the best for your pup's kind or hair coat and the results they produce. If you're short on time, give us a call, email, or shop the website and we'll have everything all set for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Picking the Proper Shampoo for Your Pooch
You might be tempted to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The challenge is, human-grade shampoo isn't created for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have distinct hair and skin needs that require shampoos and conditioners with certain formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or even dry coat cleansers for the times when you can't give your dog a full bath.
Take into consideration the reality your dog is very likely to roll in the rubbish, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy patches, and it rapidly becomes obvious why you have to have coat products that are designed to address these issues. Human-grade shampoo won't consist of the appropriate ingredients to de-scent, heal dryness, or get rid of unwanted hitchhikers. We at Barkfield Road sell a complete variety of dog grooming supplies that meet your needs to keep your dog smelling nice and looking excellent.
Use the Right Brushes and Combs for Your Dog's Coat
Dog coats come in a variety of textures with hair follicles varying from pin straight to tight curls. Several dogs grow thick undercoats while others have virtually no undercoat at all. All coats need using the best type of brush to decrease pulling out healthy hair and avoid skin harm. Your dog may take pleasure in a good scratching with the brush, or they may be thin-skinned and need the lightest of touches. If you're unsure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our experts at Barkfield Road in East Northport Drop in or give us a call at (631) 651-9292 number] to discuss the kind of coat and certain issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the greatest for your dog.