Saddle Soaps Newport RI

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Furry Friendly Pet Sitting
(401) 749-4898
warwick, RI
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Doggie Day Care, Errand Service, House Sitting, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
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Pet Sitters International

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The Wet Dogz & More
(401) 823-3649
723 Providence Street
West Warwick, RI
We offer all aspects of grooming, including dogs, Cats and ferrets. Our prices are the most affordable around and we ARE fully insured. We also sell grooming products and bakery items. We offer morning, evening and weekend appointments. Give us a try and you wont be disapointed. We are independently owned and operated. We have references available upon request. We offer a soothing enviornment with music and candles. Free coffee or tea for you.
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

De-Tails Pet Grooming Svc
(401) 788-9995
966 Boston Neck Rd
Narragansett, RI

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Sakonnet Grooming
(401) 624-9969
549 Main Rd
Fall River, MA
Gagnon Grooming
(508) 674-2349
2046 S Main St
Fall River, MA
Furry Fellas Pet Service LLC
(401) 374-2230
Coventry, RI
Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, House Sitting, Doggie Day Care, Behavior Modification, Errand Service, Grooming, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Overnight Pet Boarding, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
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Paws Pet Grooming, etc.
(401) 213-6525
3769E Old Post Rd.
Charlestown, RI
Your dog?s comfort is very important to us. We groom by appointment only, which allows each dog our undivided attention. By providing one-on-one grooming in a low-volume salon your dog can relax and learn to tolerate and even enjoy the grooming experience. Being groomed regularly not only keeps your dog looking, smelling, and feeling great,it also helps us build a trusting relationship with your dog.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Pet Sitting Services

Monique's Grooming Salon
(401) 624-4273
1204 Fish Rd
Fall River, MA
Designer Dog
(401) 254-1118
15 Gooding Ave
Bristol, RI

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Short Cuts Mobile Grooming
(508) 678-7889
621 Mount Hope Ave
Fall River, MA
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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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