Pet Grooming 101

Must you shave off my dog’s matted fur?

Have you ever been told by a groomer that he has to shave down your dog because it has matted fur? Let me explain why a "shave down" is suggested instead of a *dematting session. *Refers to the action of removing the matts on the dog using certain tools to "cut" up the tangles before… Continue reading Must you shave off my dog’s matted fur?

Pet Grooming 101

FAQ: When are my doggie’s nails too long?

As a rule of thumb, your doggies nails are too long when its paws are rested on flat ground and the nails are in contact with the ground. When dogs walk, they make use of their front four pawpads only(tip-toe fashion), which is the correct and comfortable walking stance. As their nails get long, it… Continue reading FAQ: When are my doggie’s nails too long?

Product Reviews

Dog friendly cafe – HAPPY DAZE CAFE & BISTRO

As dog owners, weย like to bring our dogs out with us to places. Unfortunately, most places in Singapore are not dog-friendly and thus we are always in search for one. Recently we went to this place: Yes, it's a cafe/pub/bistro and best of all, dogs are welcome! It was Toffee's (our client's poochie) birthday, we… Continue reading Dog friendly cafe – HAPPY DAZE CAFE & BISTRO

Pet Grooming 101

FAQ: Why do i need to make sure that my doggie’s paws are free of fur?

1. Our dogs sweat through their paws. When there is a substantial amount of fur between the paw pads, the sweat get soaked into the fur and is unable to evaporate. Over time, the constant dampness and warmth becomes a perfect bacteria breeding ground leading to high chances of bacterial infections. This explains why sometimes… Continue reading FAQ: Why do i need to make sure that my doggie’s paws are free of fur?

Pet Grooming 101

Why am i not allowed in the grooming room of a pet shop?

Many of us have been caught in the situation whereby the groomer asks us to leave, giving us this reason: "Your dog cannot stand still when you're around, can you kindly leave?" Two explanations for you: 1. Sudden change in environment Initially when you bring your dog for grooming it is by your side. After… Continue reading Why am i not allowed in the grooming room of a pet shop?

Pet Grooming 101

3 “unheard of” benefits of regular dog grooming

Why do I need to groom my dog? The dogs in the past survived pretty well without any grooming didn't they? We feel kind of uneasy when we make sure we groom our dogs regularly and people pass comments like that. What is regular dog grooming? Regular dog grooming is sending your dog for full… Continue reading 3 “unheard of” benefits of regular dog grooming