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Pets First!
(530) 795-0516
Winters, CA
Pet Massage, Mail/Newspaper Retrieval, Pet Transportation, Pooper Scooper Service, Doggie Day Care, Grooming, Errand Service, Overnight Pet Boarding, Alternating Lights/Curtains, Daily Dog Walks
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Pom Mom's Grooming Salon
(707) 450-9885
1054 Ruby Dr.
Vacaville, CA
A full service salon offering dog grooming and pet sitting services by skilled professionals. Your dog will be given first class service that only a mother can provide. We specialize in how we care for your pet. No cages used while in shop. We have low income discounts and offer pickup and delivery services of your pet. Open Tuesday-Saturday.
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs,Special Care Appointments ,Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services,Pet Pickup and Delivery,Pet Sitting Services,Pet Daycare Services,Vet Referred

Tails Of The City Dog Salon
(707) 317-6822
807 Davis St Ste D
Vacaville, CA
Animal Crackers
(707) 448-4235
590 Merchant St
Vacaville, CA
(707) 469-6838
1621 E Monte Vista Ave Ste B
Vacaville, CA
Napa Dog Walking
(707) 322-5299
Napa, CA
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Teasa's Little Shop Of Hair Pet Grooming
(707) 449-9442
1110 Marshall Rd
Vacaville, CA
(707) 448-2020
210 Nut Tree Pkwy
Vacaville, CA
Fancy Fido Pet Grooming
(707) 451-1300
7155 Shelton Ln
Vacaville, CA
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(707) 453-1995
5724 Cherry Glen Rd
Vacaville, 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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