Saddle Soaps Porterville CA

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Tinas Tangled Tails
(559) 791-1588
87 W Laurel Ave
Porterville, CA
We offer a full service pet grooming salon. We provide specialty clips per your request. We offer pick up and delivery. The health and saftey of your pet is our number one concern. That is why number of appointments are limited daily. We take our time and treat all our pets as if they were our own. Evening and weekend appointments are available. All pets get a bathroom-excersize break water and a treat. Open Monday-Saturday. CAH Certified

Crystal's grooming Salon
(559) 687-0187
W. Tlare Ave.
Tulare, CA
Full service grooming for dogs and cats. 10 years experience. Large and small, good and difficult. Gentle experienced groomer.

Fazzone's Pet Boutique
(559) 793-2808
93 N Main St
Porterville, CA
Plush Puppy Dog Grooming
(559) 781-1234
603 W Olive Ave
Porterville, CA
Sandyland Kennels
(559) 686-5109
684 Elster Ave
Tulare, CA
Debbie's K-9 Grooming
(559) 783-9930
91 W. Laurel
Porterville, CA
A full service salon and kennel offering dog and cat grooming and boarding services by a skilled professional. Your pet will be given first class service, which includes nails and dewclaw trimming,anal glands expressed, ears cleaned, then bathed with the finest shampoo for your particular dogs coat followed by a conditioner. We specialize in all breed's, dog's and cat's . Open Monday - Saturday.

Cathy's Paws & Claws Pet Grooming
(559) 782-9018
47 W Vine Ave
Porterville, CA
Rosie's Dog House & Pet Groom
(559) 783-2096
1516 Pamela Ct
Porterville, CA

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Cozy Clip Grooming & Tropical
(559) 592-1280
422 Rocky Hill Dr
Exeter, CA

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Precious Pets Salon
(559) 686-9020
701 N Bonita Dr
Tulare, CA
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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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