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SouthernBelle Pet Groomette
(843) 842-7297
26 Palmetto Bay Rd. suite 2
Hilton Head Island, SC
Description
Erica your Certified?Pet Grooming Stylist Professional here on Beautiful Hilton Head Island, SC 29928. Salon, Spa & Boutique. I am a graduate of Connecticut School of Dog Grooming. We use high end quality all Natural grooming salon products for your pets not sold in the retail market. By appointment only.
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Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Vet Referred

The Doggie Lama
(843) 252-2060
43 Meadowbrook Drive South
Ladys Island, SC
Description
The Doggie Lama is where your pets comfort and health come first. A professional full service grooming salon with hours from 6 am to 7 pm. Doggie Day Care and Boarding also available. Located in beautiful downtown Beaufort, SC.

PetSmart
(843) 836-2020
30 MALPHRUS ROAD
BLUFFTON, SC

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Tender Loving Critter-Care
(864) 223-7628
Greenwood, SC
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming
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Pet Sitters International

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Island Paws Pet Sitting, Insured, Bonded, Pet CPR Certified
(843) 452-3729
Isle of Palms, SC
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Errand Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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Vanity Fur Pet Grooming Salon
(843) 842-8100
J-7D Village At Wexford
Hilton Head Island, SC
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Professional pet grooming, all breeds of cats and dogs. Hand scissoring, hand blow drying, bathing. We give first class service. Our groomers have atleast 10 years experience.
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Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

Poochie Goochie
(843) 671-6138
PO Box 3189
Hilton Head Island, SC

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Pets Are Marvelous
(843) 442-2121
Reevesville, SC
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Pet Sitters International

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Specialty Pet Care LLC
(803) 348-5273
Gilbert, SC
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Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Doggie Day Care, Grooming, Errand Service, Overnight Pet Boarding, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Daily Dog Walks
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A Spaw At Your Door Mobile Pet Grooming
(803) 237-0726
1792 S. Lake Dr.
Lexington, SC

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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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