How to Trim Dogs Hair – How to Give a Dog a Haircut at Home

For many pet owners, with long-haired breeds, clipping dog hair is an ongoing, important part of the grooming process.

Cutting your dog’s hair is definitely not an easy task, if you decide to do it yourself.

Learning how to groom a dog at home would definitely involve managing the right kind of clipping for your particular dog breed.

This article provides, tips, steps, tool suggestions and a video that shows you how to groom a dog with clippers. It covers the clipping basics on how to groom your dog at home.

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This post is giving you the opportunity to suggest a topic that you would like addressed in this blog.

Perhaps you are a dog owner looking specifically for help with a particular area of grooming your own dog at home.

Or you maybe you are someone who is considering becoming a dog groomer, in which case you may have very specific questions not addressed yet in this blog. I will do my best to try and answer your question or write an article on the topic that you are interested in.

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How to Clean Your Dogs Teeth: Cleaning Dogs Teeth at Home

Brushing Dogs Teeth

Many dog owners prefer to do their own dog grooming if they can, eliminating the need to employ the services of a dog groomer. This of course requires prior knowledge if you want a good and satisfactory result. From this article, you’ll learn what you need to know in order to manage an essential part of grooming that is often over-looked. I’ll be focusing on this one aspect – cleaning dogs teeth.

4 Methods Used for Cleaning Dogs Teeth

Dog teeth cleaning can be achieved in a variety of ways. Probably the best option is to aim to include all of the following methods at some point.

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How to Trim Dog Nails that are Overgrown

How Short to Cut Dog Nails

One tricky aspect of grooming is figuring out how to trim dog nails. This is especially relevant if you have decided on grooming your own dog at home. If you attend a professional groomer on a regular basis, then problem solved.

Therefore, this article is intended to provide some guidance for DIY dog owners.

Your dog will need to have his nails clipped regularly, or they will grow into claws making walking painful for him and his longer nails can damage furniture. 

In the wild,  wear and tear from exercise would have served to keep nails relatively short.  So it follows that frequent running and playing on hard surfaces might mean that nails grow more slowly. But what are the chances of that these days.? So let’s address the need to manage nail trimming ourselves.

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