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The Sudsy Mutt, Inc.
(559) 433-8895
10069 North Maple AVe.
Fresno, CA
Description
Open 7 days a week!Call for times. We offer full service grooming, (specializing in Kat kutz)a self service pet wash, & can do ANY show clip :) call for an appointment. No appointment needed for self service wash or nails. We also carry specialty items, foods & training products. What we don't carry in our groom shop we carry next door in our pet shop "Captive Critters" Featuring Fresh & Salt Water Fish

Lorie's Pet Palace
(559) 647-5416
612 N. 6th St.
Fowler, CA
Description
Our groomer and owner, Lorie Grisso, is a commited pet lover and has patience with every animal. she has knowledge and will pamper your dog to the fullest.Call for appt. 559-647-5416 Open 7 days a week
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

Animal Attic
(559) 268-1785
1551 N Palm Ave
Fresno, CA
 
Personal Touch Pet Grooming
(559) 226-4483
4178 N 1st St
Fresno, CA

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Olivia's Hot Dogs & Cool Cats
(559) 229-9720
2402 E Gettysburg Ave
Fresno, CA

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Grooming Tails Pet Salon And Sitting
(559) 432-7387
90 E Escalon #106
Fresno, CA
Description
We offer full-service grooming, Self-service, Pickup and delivery, Boarding and daycare. Family owned with a loving staff your friend is our friend!! reasonable rates.

Animal Attic
(559) 268-1785
1551 N Palm Ave
Fresno, CA

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Elaine's Pet Resorts
(559) 227-5959
3912 N Hayston Ave
Fresno, CA
 
PETCO Animal Supplies Inc
(559) 226-4941
4144 N Blackstone Ave
Fresno, CA
 
Poodle Town USA
(559) 222-3749
409 W Shields Ave
Fresno, CA

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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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