Guide to Home Pet Grooming

Guide to Home Pet Grooming

Complete Bathing, Grooming, and Trimming Instructions for Dogs and Cats Including Advice on First Aid, Parasite Control, and Coat and Skin Care

Book - 2005
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Here, for ambitious dog and cat owners, is detailed advice on how to avoid the inconvenience and expense of pet salons by doing it yourself. The author gives detailed instruction on bathing, brushing, combing, and clipping both dogs' and cats' coats, and keeping the animal expertly groomed. Also provided are specific tips for grooming different breeds, keeping a nervous or impatient animal calm during grooming sessions, and more. There is also information on proper nutrition and its effects on an animal's appearance. Instruction and advice is supplemented with more than 100 how-to color photos.
Publisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, c2005.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780764128479
Characteristics: v, 113 p. :,ill. ;,20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Earle-Bridges, Michele


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Aug 12, 2010

Not as much detail as in Anita Crozier's The Natural Cat, but it offers a different perspective. No information on bathing neonatal kittens ( <8 weeks), but otherwise it covers the basics.

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