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Pet Rules!
(541) 279-1312
Bend, OR
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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All Paws Pet Care
(541) 647-4689
593 NE Azure #5
Bend, OR
Our Groomer and owner Kari Conners has over 20 years experience in grooming. She offers professional mobile grooming for all breeds of both dogs and cats. We also offer pet sitting at your location
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Vet Referred, Show Grooming Services

Dee's Pet Care
(541) 350-9837
60898 Amethyst St
Bend, OR
I do all breed dog grooming. I can groom in my home or your home. I also offer pet taxi and pet/house sitting. I am licensed and insured. Please visit me at: www.deespetcare.com
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

Precious Paws, LLC
(541) 382-0209
593 Ne Azure Dr
Bend, OR
Kelly Carter and staff run a clean, cozy shop catering to all breeds of dogs and cats. Offering spa packages, baths, brushing, nails, anal glands,coat and skin conditioning. Your pet will be treated with royalty. Exquisite scissoring skills to hide any imperfections.Precious Paws, LLc is where pets are loved deeply.

Victorias Grooming
(541) 330-0377
61419 S Highway 97
Bend, OR
Precious Paws Llc
(541) 382-0209
801 Se Centennial St
Bend, OR
Groomer/owner Kelly Carter is committed to providing your pet with a grooming experience that is soothing and which reduces anxiety. She has 13 years grooming experience and attended Utah State University's Animal Science program. Full service Salon, offering Daycare and nature walks. Hand scissoring, pet clips, spa treatments available. "Keeping the psychology of our pet in mind, to create a well balanced happy healthy furry friend"

The Dog-Gone Salon
(541) 389-1999
60717 Tekampe Road
Bend, OR
The Dog-Gone Salon offers full service Grooming on an appointment only basis. Marlene Miller (owner) is a National Certified Master Groomer with over 35 years experience and also a Breeder of AKC. Champion Mini. and Standard Poodles. The Salon's motto is "Where Quality and Kindness Come First!"
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

Susan Anderson Grooming
(541) 550-0774
624 NW Hill ST
Bend, OR
Full service grooming by trained, experienced Certified Professional Groomer in downtown Bend.Calm no rush environment one on one care, full attention to your pet. Call for appointment.

Doggie Day Spa
(541) 382-7332
61405 S Hwy 97 Ste 1
Bend, OR

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(541) 383-5909
61405 S Highway 97
Bend, OR
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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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