Why Dog Owners Need To Stop These Bad Habits

Keep Up With Their Grooming

There are many reasons why it’s essential to regularly get your dog groomed. Over time if dogs aren’t bathed they will start to develop a foul odor. Brushing and grooming dogs also prevents unwanted shedding. It’s important to note that the groomer shouldn’t be solely responsible for the hygiene of your dog.

groomer combs the hair of a teacup poodle
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Clipping their nails should be at the top of the grooming list because long nails can scratch others and possibly lead to fungal infections. Also, their ears need to get routinely cleaned out to get rid of any build-up.