Keeping your pet's fur and nails clean and looking good is an important part of being a pet owner. You spend time clipping nails and brushing fur, but have you ever thought about whether or not you're doing a good job?
Some people may see using a professional pet groomer as a luxury. The truth is that pet grooming services may be a necessity for some pet owners.
Are you on the fence about whether or not you should use a pet groomer? Let's take some time to dive into the reasons why some people choose to go to the pros.
Should I Use a Professional Pet Groomer?
The answer to this question is going to be a matter of personal preference and pet care needs.
It's possible that some pet owners may not want to bring their pet to a groomer for their pet's personal comfort. Nervous dogs and cats may not like being in the car or being in a strange new place.
There are a few pets that are relatively low maintenance. They rarely shed, they have short hair, and they don't mind getting their nails clipped. If grooming takes a minute or two for you each day, then professional services may not be worth it.
For many pet owners, grooming can be a chore. Their pets have long and easy to tangle fur and brushing takes too long. They hate having their nails clipped and every grooming session turns into a battle.
In the long run, pet grooming could drastically help both you and your pet. They'll get the care they need, and you won't have to devote more time to a long grooming routine.
Benefits of Using a Groomer
In truth, almost every pet owner could benefit from using pet grooming services. There are plenty of benefits that come with professional grooming services that go beyond having a clean pet.
Once you see all of the ways using a groomer can benefit you and your pet, you may wonder why you haven't used grooming services sooner!
Breed and Coat Knowledge
How much do you know about your pet's breed? Do you know a lot about their fur type and the best way to care for it?
A professional groomer will be much more knowledgable about the best ways to care for your pets. They'll have better equipment and will know just what kind of care your pet needs.
Are you reluctant to bring your pet to the groomer because you know they're more comfortable in the house?
Mobile pet grooming services have become much more popular. It's possible to get your dog or cat the grooming they need without having to leave your house!
Do you know how to clean the hair between their toes? Would you know how to properly clean anal glands?
You know how to brush your pet's fur and the best way to shampoo it, but that's where your care knowledge stops. A groomer can give your pet truly thorough grooming.
Start Grooming Today
Finding a trustworthy professional pet groomer could be the best thing you do for you and your pet. Your pet will get the care they need in the comfort of their own home, and you won't have to dread grooming time.
Are you ready to start working with a groomer you can trust? Schedule your appointment today so we can start giving your pet the care they need.
Allison Johnson is the Owner and Founder of Trimmed Pets. Trimmed is an all women led and operated Mobile Grooming Business servicing the greater Portland Metro area in Oregon.