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Home Alone Pet Sitters
(901) 921-2364
Collierville, TN
Services
Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Doggie Day Care, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming, Daily Dog Walks
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Ruff Kuts, Inc.
(662) 893-3920
8357 Industrial Drive
Olive Branch, MS
Description
Providing full service pet styling. Your pet will given, nail trimming, brush out, bath and finishing acording to breed and condition of pet. We are open by apointment only Tusday-Saturday.

V.I.P. Grooming
(901) 483-1789
`1850 BerryhillRd
Cordova, TN
Description
Master stylist, Pat Northup, has been grooming for 40 yrs. 21 of those being at Perks Kennels. Pat now has a new place to call home, the new and spacious Berryhill Pet Resort in Cordova. We offer one on one grooming,special attention for the older pets and the puppies. Also available are flea treatments, special skin treatments and a variety of add on services. We are open 7am for early birds and close at 6pm. Monday -Sat. we also offer play days, full or half days. Please call for an

Ruff Kuts
(662) 893-3920
8357 Industrial Dr
Olive Branch, MS

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Groomingdales Pet Salon
(662) 349-9590
975 Goodman Rd
Southaven, MS
 
The Claridge Spa & Pet Resort
(901) 853-6551
1436 Wolf River Blvd
Collierville, TN

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Hot Dawgs
(662) 349-1722
577 E Goodman Rd
Southaven, MS
Description
Hot Dawgs is an all-breed dog and cat grooming salon in Southaven, MS. The owner, Debbie Curtis, is the former owner of Paws Pet Grooming in Los Angeles for 27 years. Hot Dawgs is staffed by experienced professional groomers and gives you and your pet a clean, stress free environment. We also carry a great assortment of pet grooming supplies and treats. Open at 8am Monday thru Saturday.

Pearly Pets
(662) 893-5896
7691 Hwy 178
Olive Branch, MS

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PetSmart
(901) 756-2676
7941 WINCHESTER RD
MEMPHIS, TN

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Snowden Grove Animal Hospital
(662) 536-1916
5165 Getwell Rd.
Southaven, MS
 
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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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