Farriers Auburn WA

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Pampered Pets Plus
(253) 278-4168
Tacoma, WA
Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Greyt Grooming Mobile Pet Care
(253) 804-9460
412 U Street SE
Auburn, WA

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Dog S'paw All Breed Styling
(253) 735-2224
32201 Kent Black Diamond Rd SE
Auburn, WA
Dog S'Paw All Breed Styling, is renowned for its aesthetically pleasing and soothing atmosphere, made possible because it is a low-volume, appointment-only salon. Here at the Dog S'Paw, the average dog in good condition will be ready to go home in 1 to 2 hours. Evening appointments are available on Tuesdays & Thursdays.

Golden Shears Pet Salon
(253) 927-7784
1500 S. 336th St.
Federal Way, WA
Specializing in geriatric dogs, terriers and scissor finishing. Two IPG Certified Master Groomers on staff. Gentle, quality grooming.

Daisy's Pet Grooming
(253) 864-6100
504 West Stewart Ave
Puyallup, WA
Daisy's Pet Grooming is committed to offering the very best dog grooming services at reasonable prices. All of our groomers have at least 10 years experience and our passion for personal care and attention of you and your animal is second to none! Come in and "Experience the Daisy Difference" for yourself!

Hot 2 Trot Dog Walking & Pet Services
(253) 380-6163
Spanaway, WA
Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, House Sitting, Dog Training, Pooper Scooper Service, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks, Errand Service
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Pet Sitters International

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Blue Water Mobile Dog Grooming
(253) 278-0349
29738 91st Ave. East
Graham, WA

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101 Bark Avenue Dog Grooming
(206) 249-8888
4622 S. 288th PL
Auburn, WA
Bark Avenue is located on the edge of Kent, Auburn, and Federal Way. We offer a variety of grooming services and reasonable prices! Federal Way to far to drive? We can pick up and drop off your dog for you! Please ask us about or pick up service when you call and make an appointment. Discount for service dogs.
Offers Mobile/House Call Grooming, Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery

Kendra's Grooming at Wash the Dog
(253) 376-3952
503 S. Meridian
Puyallup, WA
Professional Dog Grooming available downtown Puyallup. Calm, quiet, gentle grooming will have your precious pooch loving their day at the spa. Every grooming package includes a bath, blow dry, brush out, nails clipped, anal glands expressed, ears cleaned, perfume/cologne, and a bow or bandanna for a finishing touch. Your dog will be treated with love. All breeds accepted. Call today for pricing and appointments.

Centennial kennels
(425) 432-0893
21120 236th Avenue SE
Maple Valley, WA
Centennial Kennels is now offering dog and cat grooming! We are offering Dog and cat grooming at affordable prices by a Certified Master groomer here at Centennial kennels in Maple Valley, WA. We also offer doggy daycare and boarding. Baths starting at only $25* and a full groom starting at $40* Nail trims only $10. Call today to book an appointment.

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Shoe for Rough Ground


These four tips will help ensure your horse remains steady and sound over rocky terrain.

Unfortunately, says Shanks, clips received a bad rap from veterinarians back in the 1980s. At that time, not all farriers understood the science of applying the devices, and the technique remains a fear factor for most. Shanks and Teves prefer a handmade clip with a thicker base to the thin clips included on most factory shoes. Handmade clips “get in” the hoof to a small degree, rather than resting outside the hoof. The farriers burn, rather than hammer, clips into the hoof, and prefer to use quarter clips, which are located in the vicinity of the first and second nail holes on a hoof. This strategic setting keeps the shoe from being driven back. Hoof CareGOOD NAILS
It’s not always technique, but rather the location of the nail holes in a shoe that determine whether a nail “seats” well, Shanks says. Not only is finding a shoe that fits important for soundness, but so is finding one that has nail holes that meet a horse’s individual contours. A shoe with a nail hole close to the outside edge of the hoof is counter-productive for a horse with a low-angle hoof or steep hoof walls, Shanks says. When in doubt, farriers should build a shoe and punch their own holes for a truly custom fit.Hoof Care

Ill-fitting shoes work against your horse in rough terrain, exposing him to shoe loss, hoof damage and lameness. Manufactured horseshoes are available in hundreds of styles, sizes and weights, and farriers can also forge their own should ready-made products fail to provide the proper fit. The key is to purchase or build shoes that remain well-fit weeks after the final nail has been clenched, Teves says. Beveling the rough edges on each shoe further reduces snags.Hoof Care

Pads are the most common treatment for a tender- or sore-footed horse, and are also used to prevent soreness and injury. In rough country, h...

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