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The Doggie Lama
(843) 252-2060
43 Meadowbrook Drive South
Ladys Island, SC
Description
The Doggie Lama is where your pets comfort and health come first. A professional full service grooming salon with hours from 6 am to 7 pm. Doggie Day Care and Boarding also available. Located in beautiful downtown Beaufort, SC.

SouthernBelle Pet Groomette
(843) 842-7297
26 Palmetto Bay Rd. suite 2
Hilton Head Island, SC
Description
Erica your Certified?Pet Grooming Stylist Professional here on Beautiful Hilton Head Island, SC 29928. Salon, Spa & Boutique. I am a graduate of Connecticut School of Dog Grooming. We use high end quality all Natural grooming salon products for your pets not sold in the retail market. By appointment only.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Vet Referred

Ruff Cuts
(843) 645-9663
59 Riverwalk Blvd Ste 5A
Ridgeland, SC

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Island Paws Pet Sitting, Insured, Bonded, Pet CPR Certified
(843) 452-3729
Isle of Palms, SC
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Tender Loving Critter-Care
(864) 223-7628
Greenwood, SC
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Vanity Fur Pet Grooming Salon
(843) 842-8100
J-7D Village At Wexford
Hilton Head Island, SC
Description
Professional pet grooming, all breeds of cats and dogs. Hand scissoring, hand blow drying, bathing. We give first class service. Our groomers have atleast 10 years experience.
Services
Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

PetSmart
(843) 836-2020
30 MALPHRUS ROAD
BLUFFTON, SC

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Poochie Goochie
(843) 671-6138
PO Box 3189
Hilton Head Island, SC

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Specialty Pet Care LLC
(803) 348-5273
Gilbert, SC
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Doggie Day Care, Grooming, Errand Service, Overnight Pet Boarding, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Daily Dog Walks
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Pets Are Marvelous
(843) 442-2121
Reevesville, SC
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, House Sitting, Grooming, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Overnight Pet Boarding, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Shoe for Rough Ground

 BY JENNIFER ZEHNDER • PHOTOS BY TED SHANKS

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

SHOE CLIPS
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

PROPER FIT
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

POUR-IN PADS
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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