How to wash and groom your dog

Sky Smith

washing your dog

  • The first thing you want to do in the process of washing and grooming your dog is to put the dog in the bath tub or a kiddie pool which ever one you prefer.
  • The next thing you want to do is turn on the water and make sure the dog is completly wet before you apply the shampoo.
  • Next apply the shampoo to the dog make sure that the shampoo is approved for animals and scrub the shampoo to the dogs body.
  • Next you want to rinse the dog with the water and make sure all the shampoo is off the dog.
  • If you want to you can do this all over to the dog to get the smell to stay on the dog longer.
How to Bathe and Dry a Dog

Grooming your dog

  • The first thing you want to do before grooming your dog is to make sure the dog is completly dry before grooming the dog.
  • If you have a table to set the dog on that helps alot then set the dog on the table.
  • If you want to you can brush the dog out if you did not shave the dog before the bath.
  • The next thing you want to do is to Is cut the dogs toenails with a pair of dog trimmers.
  • When you are done with that you can spray the dog with some dog colonge (optional)
  • And then you are pretty much done if there are bows you want to add to the dog or a bandanna you can do that.

If you just simply dont want to do this process there are friendly places where you can get your dog groomed.

Just some tips about washing and grooming your dog yourself is to watch about the shampoos is read the label before you buy it because you dont want your dog to be allergic to that shampoo.