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Klippers
(706) 568-3337
5727B Moon Rd
Columbus, GA
Description
A full service salon offering Dog and Cat Grooming with special services includ Hair coloring and coat enhancing treatments, pamper your pet Here at Klippers we treat your pet like Royalty. We specialize in all breed dog grooming and offer pickup and delivery services of your pet. Open Tuesday-Saturday. Special express service for out of towners
Services
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Hand Stripping Services, Cat Grooming Services, Show Grooming Services

Dawg Wash
(334) 291-0105
3744A Opelika Rd
Phenix City, AL

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Benning Animal Hospital
(706) 689-6240
2047 Fort Benning Rd
Columbus, GA
 
Abc & D Dog Grooming
(706) 322-1023
3826 2nd Ave
Columbus, GA
 
Animal Care Clinic
(706) 225-8555
2540 Wynnton Road
Columbus, GA
 
Paws Kountry LLC
(334) 291-1411
9160 Lee Road 246 Suite C
Smiths Station, AL
Description
Paws Kountry is a full service grooming salon located in Smiths Station, AL (Across from Terry's Grocery) and only 3 minutes from HomeDepot. We also offer Doggie Day Care, Boarding and a Self Wash Service. Check us out on facebook Paws Kountry ... under Local Business. Spa Hours Tuesday - Friday 8am - 6pm, Saturday 9am -3pm and Closed Sunday and Monday. Treat your four legged babies to a day at the Spa call for an apt. today at 334-291-1411.
Services
Special Care Appointments , Vet Referred

Dramatic Paws Pet Boutique & Grooming
(706) 494-2900
1803 Garrard St
Columbus, GA
 
2Nd Avenue Animal Hospital
(706) 507-7299
4025 2nd Ave
Columbus, GA
 
Loving Touch Grooming & Boarding Center
(706) 687-4402
2022 Fort Benning Rd
Columbus, GA
 
Northside Animal Hospital
(706) 748-2920
5360 Veterans Pkwy
Columbus, GA
 
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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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