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Bark-a-Ritaville Pet Spa & Resort
(918) 343-0364
727 S. Moretz
Claremore, OK
Description
Bark-a-Ritaville is a full service pet grooming and boarding facility. We pride our selves in being Claremore Oklahoma's premier grooming and boarding facility. We also feature a 1 acre fenced dog park for our client pets and also open to the public.

Shampooch Dog Spa
(918) 266-7297
1603 N Highway 66
Catoosa, OK

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C J's Hometown Dog Grooming
(918) 274-9200
8263 N Owasso Expy Ste G
Owasso, OK

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Nancy's Groom Room
(918) 825-6262
449 S Wood St
Pryor, OK

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Oneta Animal Care
(918) 251-2544
9819 S 239th East Ave
Broken Arrow, OK
 
Shampooch Dog Spa LLC
918-266-Paws (7297)
1603 North HWY 66
Catoosa, OK
Description
A full service spa for dogs. We are Vet recommended. We will give your dog a regular shampoo, cnditioner, teeth brushing, nail trim, clean ears, bows (girls), bandana, and cologne. We are committed to making your dog happy. We also do the FURminator Shed-less treatment and have Maintenance Proprams available. We are open Tuesday-Saturday call for an appointment.

PetSmart
(918) 272-1690
9002 N. 121ST E. AVENUE
OWASSO, OK

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Barkingham Palace
(918) 948-9512
11300 N Garnett Rd
Owasso, OK

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Marde's Grooming
(918) 825-5680
323 W Graham Ave
Pryor, OK

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The Reliable Horse and Pet Sitter
(918) 292-9720
Broken Arrow, OK
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, 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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