Saddle Soaps Deland FL

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Heart's Content Pet Sitting
(407) 277-0030
Deltona, FL
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Practical Puppy
(386) 734-6090
718 E New York Ave
Deland, FL
Practical Puppy Dog and Cat Grooming business offers bathing, nail clipping, flea removal, and hair-cuts. Located in Downtown DeLand on Hwy 44, in Volusia County Florida. We are a 45 minute drive from Orlando right off I-4. We have a friendly staff and also offer pick-up and drop-off services.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services

Head To Tail Grooming
(386) 738-4494
209 S Spring Garden Ave
Deland, FL

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Creative Pet Clips By Kellie
(386) 774-7387
2401 E Graves Ave
Orange City, FL

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Happy Paws - Personal Pet Grooming By Lori
(386) 562-0688
1 Mobile Pet Groomer
Deltona, FL
Mobile Grooming Angel Inc
(407) 895-2585
2418 S Holly Ave
Sanford, FL

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Head to Tail Grooming and Pet Supplies
(386) 738-4494
490 N. Spring Garden Ave.
Deland, FL
A full service Cat and Dog pet grooming salon. We specialize in starting puppies as it is very important to begin their grooming experience in a kind and gentle manner. We carry a full line of Dog and Cat products. Wellness and Bil Jac are our only pet foods, we stand behind our products 100 percent. Located on the corner of Minnesota Ave. and Spring Garden Ave. We have been in business for 16 years. Open 5 days a week, Tuesday thru Saturday.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services

Clip N Dip
(386) 774-4474
1149 S Volusia Ave
Orange City, FL

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Rascals Pet Grooming
(386) 532-2650
1654 Providence Blvd
Deltona, FL
Deltona Animal Medical Center
(386) 574-7025
1684 Providence Blvd
Deltona, FL
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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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