Saddle Soaps Plymouth MA

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The Kitty's Corner/Feline Aficionada
(781) 447-5489
Whitman, MA
Specialty Pet Products, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Grooming
Membership Organizations
Pet Sitters International

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Dedicated To Dogs
(508) 946-4333
134 Precinct Street
Middleboro, MA
Take your dog to a FRIEND! Dedicated To Dogs provides home-styled grooming, daycare & boarding. When your dog is here, they are treated like family!
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Pet Sitting Services, Pet Daycare Services

Melody's Pet Grooming
(508) 985-9855
74 Main St
Acushnet, MA
Melody's Pet Grooming is family owned and operated. We have over 25 years of grooming experience. Melody's offers there services to all breeds of dogs and cats.Our services include basic grooming, dematting, and flea treatments as well.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Livestock Grooming services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Retail Pet Products Available, Vet Referred

Plymouth Animal Hospital
(508) 746-4232
100 Industrial Park Road
Plymouth, MA
North Plymouth Animal Hospital
(508) 747-3200
345 Court St
Plymouth, MA
From Puddles to Cuddles Dog Grooming
(617) 605-4037
66 Fuller St.
Halifax, MA
I am self owned and operated and have over 30 year experiance. All and any breed welcome.Day, Night & Weekend grooming by appointment. Your furry kid will be treated with care and compassion as well as a great smelling makeover.specializing in labadoodles of all sizes. In order to keep customer cost down. I have currently relocated my shop to 66 fuller st. Halifax, Ma
Offers Mobile/House Call Grooming, All Breed Dog Grooming, Special Care Appointments , Hand Stripping Services, Offers Large Dog Grooming Services, Pet Sitting Services, Vet Referred

Pooch Paws
(781) 792-0484
1212 Hanover St
Hanover, MA
Cheryl Purcell is a Nationally Certified Master Groomer and a member of Groom Team USA. Also severs on the Board of NEPGP (New England Pet Grooming Professionals), and is the 2005 Groom Team Liaison. Her expertise and commitment for the field was combined with Massasoit Community College to develop a state of the art pet grooming certificate program. Come see the difference that our experience makes.
Offers Mobile/House Call Grooming, Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Livestock Grooming services, Exotic Animal Grooming Services, Pet Pickup and Delivery, Retail Pet Products Available

Cosmopawliton Pet Grooming
(508) 525-9111
358 Middle Road
Acushnet, MA
We offer a wide variety of grooming services with flexible hours
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Vet Referred

(508) 746-2077
88 Shops At 5 Way
Plymouth, MA
Rover Makeover Pet Grooming
(508) 888-3906
2289 State Rd
Plymouth, 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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