The dogs that attend grooming salons are pets that usually come from nice homes. Providing the right home environment for a dog is paramount to his/her health and well-being.
However, as dog lovers and pet groomers, it’s difficult to swallow the following statistics.
According to the ASPCA, animal shelters take in about 7.6 million dogs and cats each year. Unfortunately, only 2.7 million animals are adopted each year. It would be great if this number could increase.
So let’s explore what it takes to provide an appropriate home for a new dog., a dog that can be a happy client when he sees his groomer every couple of months.
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Becoming a Pet Parent
Jessica’s comments below are probably quite typical of concerns many might have when they first consider adopting a new dog:
I’ve been a pet owner for decades. I know the seemingly infinite joy and love that comes from having a pet. But I also remember how nervous I was when I adopted my first dog.
So let’s see what tips Jessica has for us in her article below: (more…)