Don’t you know that clipping a dog is an art? Well, that’s perfectly true and it is indeed an enjoyable activity that you can do on your free time. Here are some of the clipping steps you’ll certainly love doing with your dog.
Dog’s skin and nail is much sensitive and clipping needs to be carried out in a careful manner to prevent injuries. Dog breed characteristics should also be taken into consideration. Dust can cause skin problems to dogs once it is accumulated in the coat so clipping should properly done. This is true especially when the grooming activities are not done in a proper way.
In this way, parasatic problems on dogs will be minimized and it will take them from suffering. You can also do a consultation to some pet health parlors to see how clipping can be carried out and you might also get ideas from them on how to best clip a dog in a systematic way.
Season changes should also be considered especially when winter season comes. For this certain season, avoid the close clipping due to the fact that the closer clipping may expose the dog to the environmental stresses like the cold climate. Hence, the dog may become more vulnerable to the frostbite. Avoid the close clipping of coat or nail because this may cause injury to the underlying tissues and may cause bleeding in the concerned animal.
You also need to avoid the clipping activity when your dog is not in a healty status because some clipping instruments that are mostly available in pet shops can cause injury to your dog.
Lastly, avoid the blunt instruments because they are not good to use and there is a tendency that clipping will be done repetitively. So always best use modern equipments for clipping activities.
Happy clipping dog lovers!