Horse Grooming Services Noblesville IN

Local resource for horse grooming in Noblesville. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to horse groomers, as well as advice and content on animal grooming, pet care, horse brushes, and horse auctions.

Cotton & Co. Pet Sitting
(317) 984-5737
Noblesville, IN
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, House Sitting, Pooper Scooper Service, Behavior Modification, Errand Service, Dog Training, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Sherlock Bones animal hospital
(317) 428-2530
1610 E. 116th street
Carmel, IN
Compassionate Certified Wellness groomer who also has many years experience as a Vet Tech. all breed of dogs and cats, safe, clean and low stress vet clinic enviornment. appointments and walk in welcome current vaccines required

The Rhinestone Collar
(317) 955-8535
115 East 9th Street
Indianapolis, IN
"We Put The Glamor Back Into Grooming." Over 50 years of combined experience between Leslie and Jeff. They have worked together since the 80's! Place your trust and your pets with them! Leslie Bridges is a C.M.G. (certified Master groomer) since 1985 she specializes in scissoring. Having four poodles of her own! Two standard poodles and two miniature poodles. I am sure they will be there to greet all who come to The Rhinestone Collar! From Shih tzu's to Bichon's Leslie is the best.

Hamilton Hills Animal Hospital Inc
(317) 770-1111
1375 S 10th St
Noblesville, IN
Noblesville Pet Grooming
(317) 770-0450
971 S 10th St
Noblesville, IN

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Champion Pet Salon and Spa
317-443-1768 or 1-800-PETGROOM
789 East Main Street
Westfield, IN
Champion Pet Salon and Spa is dedicated to providing the very best pet styling and spa treatments available in the market today. Our state of the art equipment and top of the line pet beauty products make your pet's visit relaxing and enjoyable. Spa services available include: Aromatherapy, Shed-less, Paw Moisturizing, Facials, Massage, Nail Sanding or Painting, Itch Relief, Deep Remoisturizing.

All Breed Design & Style
(317) 445-7364
1002 West State Rd. 38
Sheridan, IN
A home based shop catering to the owner that prefers a quite, no stress one on one grooming experience for their pet. Grooming school graduate. Fees are hourly and all inclusive. All dogs are hand fluff styled on the table. Large breeds and cats are welcome.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Livestock Grooming services, Exotic Animal Grooming Services, Pet Sitting Services, Vet Referred

(317) 770-0301
17180 Mercantile Blvd
Noblesville, IN
Pet Paws Grooming Salon
(317) 877-0295
21 Harbourtown Ctr
Noblesville, IN
Animal Arts Grooming Salon
(317) 773-2690
998 N 10th St
Noblesville, IN
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Pre-Purchase Evaluation Process

1. Start at the tip of the horse's nose, putting hands on every single part of the horse's body. Note to a scribe or assistant any variants from normal.

2. Evaluate eyes, ears, nose, throat, lungs, heart, and skin using appropriate tools. Pay particular attention to the joints, feet, and legs of performance horses.

3. Repeat step 2.

4. Draw blood for initial blood counts of the horse at rest. Evaluate profile for liver and kidney function, red and white cell count, muscle enzymes, and any other checks the buyer requests.

5. Weigh the horse. Measure the horse. Document markings.

6. Move to the 100-foot, firm-surfaced, covered longing pen. Longe horse in a specific gait sequence for 12 to 15 minutes, or longer if the horse is an endurance prospect. Listen to heart and lungs again. Draw second blood sample to measure red blood cell counts and hemoglobin, comparing the at exercise profile to the at rest profile.

7. Conduct flexion tests on all joints, grading each joint on each limb separately. The horse is trotted from and to the veterinarian after holding the isolated joint for one minute. The veterinarian will note a score of 0 to 5 at five points of the trot cycle, resulting in an ideal (but rare) score of 00000 (a sound horse).

8. Reattach the longe line and send the horse around again for another 10 to 12 minutes in a specific gait sequence to gauge soundness during extended work.

9. If appropriate, saddle or harness the horse and watch a performance sessio...

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Take Off the Edge

In the September 2004 Western Horseman print feature "Defensive Care," Indiana equine practitioner Timothy Bartlett, D.V.M., offers advice on preventing lower-leg injuries in performance horses. Two of his tips are to properly condition and warm up your horse.

Longeing is a common technique used to work the fresh off horses and to get horses in shape. What you might not realize, however, is that out-of-control longeing - whether the horse is on or off a line - can cause body misalignments, such as canted shoulders and hips, which strains leg tissues and puts a horse at risk for losing his balance and injuring himself.

In this online bonus, Bartlett explains how to bit up your horse and work him in a controlled manner from the ground. His technique also enhances your handle on a horse when you're ready to ride.

Saddle your horse and bridle him with snaffle bit. Place a rein on each bit ring and tie the reins to the saddle horn at a point they make light contact with your horse's mouth. This encourages him to flex at the poll, round his back and drive off his hindquarters for collected movement.

Next, run a 30-foot lariat through the left bit ring, over your horse's poll and down through the right bit ring, and snap it to itself, as shown in Photos 1 and 2. This configuration enhances your control, plus helps keep your horse balanced as he moves, thereby reducing strains and injury.

Longe your horse in a safe enclosure, such as a corral or round pen, b...

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IN Equine Law


Under Indiana law, an equine professional is not liable for an injury to, or the death of, a participant in equine activities resulting from the inherent risks of equine activities.  (Sign posting required.)