All dogs need routine grooming no matter if they're the shortest of short hair breeds, possess a wirehair coat, or sport long, sleek layers. Come visit us at Benson's Pet Center in Pittsfield, MA for all of your pooch grooming needs. You'll come across shampoos, brushes, coat conditioners, and medicated products on our displays that are formulated to keep your dog's coat and skin looking bright, clean, and healthy. Uncertain which product is right for your pup? Give us a ring and our professional crew can guide 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 ring, email, or shop the site and we'll have everything all set for you to go when you walk in the door.
The Importance of Finding the Right Shampoo for Your Dog
You may be enticed to use human-grade shampoo on your dog for the sake of convenience. The issue is, human-grade shampoo isn't made for use on anything other than your scalp and hair. Dogs have special hair and skin needs that call for shampoos and conditioners with distinct formulations such as dry skin relief, insect-repelling properties, or perhaps dry coat cleaners for the times when you can't give your dog a complete bath.
Consider the reality your dog is highly likely to roll in the rubbish, get into a tangle with a skunk, get fleas or ticks, get dry, scratchy spots, and it quickly becomes evident why you need coat products that are created to deal with these complications. Human-grade shampoo won't consist of the correct components to de-scent, repair dryness, or deal with unwanted hitchhikers. We at Benson's Pet Center stock a complete variety of dog grooming products that meet your needs to keep your dog smelling nice and looking excellent.
Use the Appropriate 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 dense undercoats while others have nearly no undercoat at all. All coats require using the best type of brush to minimize 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 require the lightest of touches. If you're not exactly sure of what types of brushes are best for the job, don't hesitate to ask our professionals at Benson's Pet Center in Pittsfield Drop in or give us a call at (413) 464-9151 number] to discuss the type of coat and particular issues your dog has. We'll show you what brushes and combs are the very best for your dog.