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Shannon Heggem
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Simple and Effective Methods To Reduce Shedding in Dogs

Shedding, unfortunately for pet owners, is a natural cycle in every pet's life. No wondrous cure exists, contrary to what some product manufacturers would like us to believe. They offer tonics for ..
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Did You Know That No License Is Necessary To Be A Pet Groomer?

Did you know that right now in the grooming industry in the United States, no prior education requirements or examination processes exist to become a groomer? That means that anyone can set up a card .
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Paris Pooches Enjoy More Freedom Than Their American Canine ..

Anyone who knows me for more than five minutes becomes acutely aware that I am truly obsessed with the City of Light. Yes, Paris is the place for me. Since I was a child, I have been enamoured with ..
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Helpful Strategies For Dogs Suffering From Noise Anxiety

For humans, summer is such a beautiful season, filled with fun and outdoor activities. But for our canine friends, it can really be a frightening time of year. Many dogs suffer from anxiety attacks ..
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One Dog's Special Journey Back From A Stroke

By far, one of the most rewarding things about being a professional groomer is the connection that we are able to make with so many different animals. It is like having hundreds of different pets ..
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Safely and Easily Removing Skunk Odor from Dogs

Many times during the year the professional groomer's phone rings with desperate cries for help. . . . “My dog has just been skunked! What do I do? Can you fix it?" If only a magic spell ..
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Dog Eye Stains - Causes & Solutions To This Unsightly Problem

Professional groomers are often asked how to remove those awful eye stains that some light-colored dogs are prone to. These dogs are easy to spot, with their raccoon-like masks around their eyes. ..
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Dog Nail Trimming - How To Give Your Pooch A Pedicure

Trimming toenails at home can be a simple endeavor with some proper instruction. Before tackling this task, it is important to have a veterinarian or a groomer give you a pedicure demonstration on ..
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What You Should Know About Bathing Your Dog At Home

Many people bathe their dogs at home, which can be a fun experience for both you and your pet. Professional groomers usually urge people to try this at home, at least once. It will either be a great ..
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Helping Pet Owners Understand Why Grooming Appointments Can Be .

Having a dog groomed by a professional is one of life's worthwhile luxuries. You don't have to worry about getting your own bathroom flooded, hair down the drain, endless wet towels, not to mention a .
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How To Choose a Safe and Effective Flea and Tick Treatment For .

Living way up here in the extreme temperatures in Montana, we are fairly sheltered from the flea and tick infestations that more moderate areas suffer from. However, with the steady increase of pet ..
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Not All Dogs Benefit From A Summer Haircut or Shave Down

It would be impossible to count how many times each summer a professional groomer is asked to shave a client's dog in an attempt to make it cooler. Here in rural Montana where the summers are ..
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A Humorous Account of a Poodle Pro Attending a Prejudiced Pug ..

Imagine my surprise when I went to my mailbox one day and found the beautiful, hand-stamped invitation; I couldn't believe it. I had been invited to attend the prestigious “Pug Picnic. " What ..
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The Humorous Yet Indisputable Similarities of The Westminster ..

I wonder if it is purely accident that the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is just a couple of weeks after the Super Bowl? I doubt it. Could it be true that football fans and dog people have many ..
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