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PAWSitively PURRfect In-Home Pet Care Services
(407) 788-3195
Longwood, FL
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Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Errand Service, House Sitting, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Peace of Mind Pet Sitting
(407) 435-6750
Orlando, FL
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pooper Scooper Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming
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Pet Sitters International

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Fetch Pet Care of Orange County
(407) 545-8196
Orlando, FL
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Doggie Day Care, House Sitting, Errand Service, Grooming, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Overnight Pet Boarding, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Mobile Grooming Angel Inc
(407) 895-2585
2418 S Holly Ave
Sanford, FL

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Faux Paws LLC.
(407) 365-5100
1329 W. Broadway
Oviedo, FL
Description
We are an upscale salon where we cater to the pet parents. We provide "doggie" daycare, a boutique full of gifts for your pet and the pet lover as well as award winning, certified pet grooming.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Vet Referred

While You're Away In-Home Pet Sitting, Inc.
(407) 382-7065
Orlando, FL
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Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Elizabeth Travers
(407) 739-4062
Orlando, FL
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, House Sitting, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Dog Training, Grooming, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Heart's Content Pet Sitting
(407) 277-0030
Deltona, FL
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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The Pet Bow-Tique
(407) 366-8187
47 South Central Ave.
Oviedo, FL
Description
Certified professional groomers who take pride in their work. Grooming at a fair price. We take pride in cleanliness of our shop, gentleness with pets, and great personalities.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Vet Referred

University of Doglando
(407) 832-3763
12276 E. Colonial Dr
Orlando, FL
Description
University of Doglando's dog grooming services are developed to provide the optimal amount of personalized care for every client and their dog. We use only all natural, detergent free and hypoallergenic products specific to your dogs skin conditions and coat. Our certified dog groomers have at least five years of professional experience prior to joining our team, and must specialize in scissoring and hand stripping.
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Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Exotic Animal Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Daycare Services, Vet Referred, Show Grooming Services

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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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