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No matter how well trained your pet is, we’re pretty sure they still can’t brush their hair, bathe themselves, clip their nails or trim their bangs. And if they can, you need to start an Instagram account for them STAT. 🙂 Don’t stress though – there are plenty of tools available that let you take care of your babe so they stay looking fly. Keep reading for some must-have DIY grooming essentials from our friends at Petco.
1. Millers Forge Pet Nail Clipper, $5.09
Let’s just start with the scariest task, shall we? Having a professional trim your dog’s nails is always a great option but when you can’t make it to the vet or a grooming salon, order some well-reviewed trimmers and read up on these tips on how you can trim your dog’s nails at home.
And now on to the soothing part of bath time. We have tried a ton of different shampoos for our furbabies, but this one is our favorite because it is cruelty-free, all-natural and leaves our babe’s skin less itchy. It also smells delightful – though not too strong! Read up on these washing tips!
3. Well & Good Blue Drain Cover, $1.49
Our dogs shed like crazy, especially during a bath. Keep your drains from becoming a hairy, clogged mess with this drain cover.
We use these wipes so often! They’re great for cleaning paws after a walk, plus you can use them to delicately clean your dog’s face if they’re sensitive to getting their face wet.
Keep your babe’s locks on lock with these clippers that are consistently listed at the top of best dog clipper lists.
Using this brush on your dog’s coat will help them stay soft and shiny.
7. PawSpa SuperWash Complete Pet Washing Kit, $32.39
Easily hook this washing kit up to your shower for a spa-like bathing experience. It has five different settings and an extra long hose so you can reach all your pet’s nooks and crannies!
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Melody Rose Rowan is the Director of Content & Strategy for Blender Networks, Inc. When she’s not managing blogs for FitMinutes, The-E-Tailer, Cartageous, InStyleRooms, NurturedPaws & Shoelistic, she’s getting her fix of breakfast tacos and Topo Chicos in her hometown of Austin, TX with her husband and rescue dog, Jake, and attempting to keep up with her own blog, Mustache Melrose.