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Alma's Pet Services
(417) 368-2422
Springfield, MO
Services
Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pooper Scooper Service, Alternating Lights/Curtains, House Sitting, Grooming, Overnight Sitting, Daily Dog Walks
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Jan's Grooming
(417) 883-2547
2500 S. Holland Suite F
Springfield, MO
Description
Jan's Grooming offers both Dog and Cat grooming by appointment.

All Breed Pet Grooming
(417) 890-0530
1342 S. Glenstone Ave.
Springfield, MO
Description
At All Breed Pet Grooming we believe that every dog has his day. We offer a full grooming salon and a wide variety of pet products. Tanya, owner and groomer, and the other friendly staff is well educated and truly cares for you and your pet. We are open Monday thru Saturday, 9a.m. to 5p.m.

Best Buddies Pet Grooming Salon
(417) 744-2275
183 SE Hwy 60
Billings, MO
Description
Professional all breed pet grooming with TLC since 1994. Salon owner is a former hairstylist to humans who is now a pet stylist! We try very hard to accommodate each and every customer and their pet to meet their grooming needs and schedules. Late evening appointments available--also, pickup and delivery if needed.

Doggie Spa The
(417) 581-3649
527 N 21st St
Ozark, MO

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Elite Petite Dog Grooming
(417) 725-8212
108 E. Mt. Vernon St.
Nixa, MO
Description
Betty, and her girls are professionals. Our Motto is We Love to Groom and it shows. We only groom small dogs.with tender love and care.Open Tues.- Friday.

Perfect Paws, LLC
(417) 887-7757
3158 South Campbell Ave.
Springfield, MO
Description
Unique colorful shop, displaying photos of our extended family. We feature kind, gentle grooming to all dogs and cats by skilled professional groomers. Open Mon-Sat 7:30a to 6p.Extended hours as necessary. Scissor work, nails, pads, anals, hand plucked ears, and sanitary. Pets are walked, given water, bandana or bows, treats and cologne. Your pet is Proud of our work!

Tender Care Grooming
(417) 863-0909
2500 N. Grant Ave.
Springfield, MO
Description
At Tender Care Grooming, we love your pet as much as you do!! Mention you saw this ad and get 5% off grooming. Open Tuesday-Saturday. Drop off between 7:30-9:00 a.m.

Best Buddies Pet Grooming Salon
417 463 BARK 2275
23 East Washington
Marionville, MO
Description
Professional grooming services from nose to tail offered, complete with TLC. We are located in the historical district of Marionville. We offer pickup and delivery and also housecalls within a 40 mile radius. We groom both dogs and cats and we guarantee to make your tail wag. Open Tuesday through Saturday by appointment.

Four Paws Grooming Salon
(417) 869-8099
433 W Grand St
Springfield, MO
 
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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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