HOW TO BATH A DOG?

bathing a dog

          A special moment that a bath given to your dog. For this moment to go well, it is advisable to have your dog bath at a very early age, and not wait until it is an adult. Some species are really resistant to the idea of ​​a bath, for fear of being submissive and not free of their movements. We accompany you at this moment.

Summary:

      ➥When to take a bath for your dog?

      ➥The bath material

      ➥The steps of the bath

      ➥Drying your dog

Bathing your dog is not difficult if it does not resist. For this, it is appropriate to have made it get used to a bath at a young age. Subsequently, this gesture is very important in the hygiene of your dog without it becoming a habit either.

➥When to take a bath for your dog?

A bath should be given to your dog only in certain situations where its hygiene is seriously compromised:

◾Your dog comes home from a really dirty ride. It is covered with mudearth.

◾Your dog has just bathed in seawater in a lake. It should be cleaned to avoid any parasites.

◾Your dog has a strong unpleasant smell. it may have rolled in droppingsdung, …

◾Your dog has longtangled hair that you have not been able to improve despite brushing. No choice, you must go through the bath box.

A dog that has short hair does not need a bath more than once every 2-3 months, apart from these very specific cases.

➥The bath material

Before any bath, you must check your equipment or think about buying it. So, you will need:

Products for washing your dog, specially designed for them with a non-aggressive pH.They are sold in pet stores or specialty shops.

Spongestowels and a mop.

➥The steps of the bath

Sit in your bathroom, closed and heated in the winter so that your companion does not catch a cold. In summer, be sure to close the window of your room to avoid running    away  from your dog if the dog can not stand the water.

Place your dog in the bath with a non-slip mat if possible to avoid panic when he no longer grips. Talk to your dog and reassure it.

Wet your dog with the shower head and the jet is set at a minimum position so as not to scare your dog but also for the water to penetrate well under the thick cover of your    companion. So, gently wet the entire body of your dog with warm water (28-33 ° C).Take  care not to wet your eyes and ears.

◾When the fur is wet, apply shampoo to the dog, taking care to scrub at the tailneck, and back. You will then pass on its belly, its side, its thighs, its paws and you will finish by the head. Your dog should appreciate this massage from you. Do not skimp on cleaning the paws.

Rinse, always taking care to avoid putting water in its ears and eyes.

➥ Drying your dog

    Once thoroughly rinsed (there should be no trace of shampoo), your dog can now be dried. Use a towel and gently dry your dog from head to foot. Do not forget any part of its body.

For some dogs, you can use a hair dryer (there are special ones for dogs) while avoiding ears and eyes.

Your dog is now beautiful and clean.