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Pet Styles
(518) 439-3670
316 Delaware Ave
Delmar, NY
Description
Dog & cat grooming, doggie daycare, and pet boutique. Open Tuesday - Saturday.
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred, Show Grooming Services

Bark Avenue
(518) 399-7387
772 State Route 50
Burnt Hills, NY
Description
Bark Ave. is a beautiful, clean, safe salon catering to dogs and cats of all types. We have convenient early morning and late eveing appointments Monday thru Saturday. Bark Ave. also carries a full line of holistic pet care items including food and supplements as well as toys treats supplies and uniques gifts. We come highly recommended by Vet's. At Bark Ave. every pet is groomed with love.
Services
Offers Mobile/House Call Grooming, Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Livestock Grooming services, Exotic Animal Grooming Services, Pet Daycare Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred, Show Grooming Services

PetSmart
(518) 452-5683
161 WASHINGTON AVENUE
ALBANY, NY

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Broadway Dog Wash
(518) 434-4077
3 Wolfert Ave
Albany, NY
 
Albany County Animal Hospital
(518) 456-6333
1506 Western Ave
Albany, NY
 
Fluff and Dry Grooming Salon
(518) 283-9306
573 Church Street
Wynantskill, NY
Description
I am an all breed dog groomer, I have over 25 years as a dog groomer. I love animals and treat all of my furry customers like my own. Your best friend gets individual attention as this is a home enviorment with no stress. My hours are Hours 9 a.m. - 8 p.m last appointment in is 6 p.m Monday - Saturday. For an appointment call 518-283-9306
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

Central Animal Hospital
(518) 434-2115
388 Central Ave
Albany, NY
 
Greg's Grooming
(518) 463-3701
306 Delaware Ave
Albany, NY
 
Adsit Catherine
(518) 463-0600
315 Broadway
Albany, NY
 
Academy Of Rural Veterinarians
(518) 694-0056
1450 Western Ave
Albany, NY
 
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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."

Materials:

Saddle soap
Bucket of warm water
Nylon-bristle brush
Sponge
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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