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Noah's Ark Pet Sitting
(252) 717-3037
winterville, NC
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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K-9 Clips
(252) 258-2224
2982 Ballards Crossroad Road
Greenville, NC
Description
Clean and Clip Dog Grooming offers full dog grooming services for your pet. We work out of doors in a secured, country setting. All dogs are hand/blow dried. Absolutely no create drying! Your pet will have a pleasant and enjoyable grooming experience with us. Pickup/delivery and evening/weekend appointments are available. Pet sitting also available. Discounts offered for seniors, referrals and repeat customers.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Vet Referred

Animal Care Animal Hospital
(252) 758-9971
Nc Highway 33 W
Greenville, NC
 
Helen's Groom World & Pet
(252) 758-6333
3198 E 10th St
Greenville, NC
 
PetSmart
(252) 756-7706
600 GREENVILLE BOULEVARD SOUTH
GREENVILLE, NC

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Paige'n All Dogs
(252) 414-2227
1570 Allen Rd.
Greenville, NC
Description
Paige Heath owner/groomer of Paige'n All Dogs offers all her clients professional full service grooming to all breeds of dogs. Paige is a 4th Genreation dog groomer with more than 15 yrs. of experience. Paige is vet recommended and uses all natural shampoos in a smoke free environment. Toe nail trims are always free. Call for an appointment availablity.

Amanda's Dog Grooming
(252) 327-5071
1402 Tucker Rd.
Grimesland, NC
Description
A full service salon that grooms dogs of all breeds. Each grooming includes bath, haircut, ear cleaning, nail trimming, anal glands, and also offer de-shedding. Serving all of Greenville, NC and surrounding areas.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services

Greenville Animal Hospital
(252) 565-4427
1523 East 14th Street
Greenville, NC
 
Pet Pub
(252) 830-2212
1005 Hamilton St Ste C
Greenville, NC

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Village Groomer Of Pitt County Inc
(252) 758-0154
3105 E 10th St
Greenville, NC
 
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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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