Saddle Soaps Waxahachie TX

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Bow-Wow Barbers
(972) 937-6324
1300 W Main St.
Waxahachie, TX
Professional pet styling at its best. We have staffed stylists that give each and every one of your pets all the TLC they deserve during their day at the spa! They are treated with a professional bath, blow dry, nail clip, ears cleaned, anal glands expressed and hair cut. They will be stepping out in Style with bows, bandanas, and perfume to boot! We have accessories,treats for all our furry friends.

Reining, Cats & Dogs!
(903) 695-4389
7493 W. State Hwy 22
Barry, TX
Reining, Cats and Dogs! is a full service grooming salon serving horses, dogs and cats. We are located in Barry, Texas, a short distance from Corsicana. We use state-of-the-art equipment, and we'll make sure your horse, dog or cat is lookin' great when they leave our salon. Call today for an appointment to have your pet refurbished!

Arlene's Grooming
(972) 230-0245
1906 Lillian Ave
Red Oak, TX

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Willow Brook Animal Hospital
(972) 468-6880
710 N Hampton Rd
Desoto, TX
Vca Desoto Animal Hospital
(972) 223-4840
200 N Hampton Rd
Desoto, TX
Aprils Pet Grooming
(972) 775-0352
1306 Rye Glen Dr
Midlothian, TX
Hi my name is April, and I have started grooming from home. I have all the right equipment that any professional would have, and have three years experience. Call me if you would like to set up a time to bring your pet. I am able to groom just about any time and will take great care of your pet. Thanks, April
Grooms most/all breeds of dogs, Special Care Appointments , Cat Grooming Services, Offers Large Dog (70+ Pounds) Grooming Services, Pet Daycare Services

Bow-Wow Barbers
(972) 937-6324
1300 W Main St Ste 104
Waxahachie, TX

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Glamour Dog Salon (Mobile Grooming Services)
(972) 825-7384
3011 John T Ln
Midlothian, TX
By appointment only.

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Willow Run Kennels & Animal Clinic
(972) 223-4400
1116 E Parkerville Rd
Desoto, TX
Desoto Grooming
(972) 223-1940
200 N Hampton Rd
Desoto, TX
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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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