Saddle Soaps Alamogordo NM

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The Modern Dog Grooming LLC
(575) 021-3674
40 McDonald Road
Alamogordo, NM
We offer professional dog grooming in a fun, relaxed environment. Our shop is located inside Cottonwood Pet Resort, a premier boarding facility.

Waggin' Tails Boarding and Grooming
(575) 434-1522
197 Country Lane
Alamogordo, NM
Ann Housler, owner, is your groomer and kennel owner. She has 15+ years of experience in the business and has also worked in a veterinary clinic as a technician for 7 years. We offer quality grooming and boarding services to cats and dogs. We are open daily. We offer delivery services, and we also offer free nail trims as a walk-in service. Call for more information.

'Happy Meows'
(505) 508-5753
Albuquerque, NM
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Grooming, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Overnight Pet Boarding
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Bath Brush and Beyond Pet Spa
(505) 345-4386
3848 Rio Grande Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM

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Amber's Pampered Paws
(505) 227-0678
9 Walker Court
Edgewood, NM
8 years grooming and i love what i do and it shows i was trained under a master groomer i've done show dogs, stunt dog and many pets. i use show quality products by appointment only i only take one owners pets at a time all breeds welcome even cats, and affordable pricing.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services

The Modern Dog Grooming, LLC
(575) 921-3674
49 McDonald Road
Alamogordo, NM
We offer professional dog grooming in a fun, relaxed environment. Our shop is located inside Cottonwood Pet Resort, a premier boarding facility located in Alamogordo, NM.

High Rolls Pet Grooming
(505) 682-1371
27 Terrace Circle
High Rolls Mountain Park, NM
We are a small family owned shop with 19 years grooming experience. We take a limited number of pets at a time, and are better able to give individual attention. Summer residents and vacationers welcome. Please call for appointment.

Fetch! Pet Care of East Albuquerque
(866) 338-2463
Albuquerque, NM
Specialty Pet Products, 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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Pin Up Pups Pet Salon
(505) 884-0545
3228 San Mateo NE
Albuquerque, NM

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The Dawgon Groomer
(505) 200-6054
105 B North Canal St.
Carlsbad, NM
Our groomer and owner, Karen Whitaker, is committed to giving your pet the best care possible. She is a grooming school graduate and will make every effort to ensure that your pet and you are enjoy the entire grooming experience. Evening and weekend appoints available.

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Saddle Cleaning Tips

"Proper cleaning is perhaps the most neglected and misunderstood part of taking care of leather goods," he says. "It's also one of the most important things you can do to extend the life of your saddle. This process should take you about 30 minutes if you complete it on a regular basis, perhaps once yearly depending on frequency of use and the saddle's overall condition."


Saddle soap
Bucket of warm water
Nylon-bristle brush
Leather conditioner - oil- or wax-based product
Soft rag or scrap of sheepskin (available from a local saddlemaker)

Saddle-Cleaning Steps:

1. Using saddle soap, water and nylon brush, clean the saddle with just enough pressure to work up a lather on the leather. Remember to thoroughly clean areas that directly touch the horse (fenders, stirrup leathers, billets, latigos and back cinch).

2. With the sponge and water, flush clean the areas you've lathered. This process removes surface dirt and opens the leather's pores, which releases dirt that's penetrated the leather.

"Don't be afraid to use lots of water in this step," Schwarz offers. "It won't hurt the leather as long as it's allowed to dry immediately."

3. Allow the leather to dry completely.

4. Apply leather conditioner. Use a scrap of sheepskin if it's an oil-based product or your hands for a wax-based conditioner. Pay close attention to areas that contact the horse.

If the leather is particularly dry (evidenced by stiffness), use 100-percent neatsfoot oil...

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