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Katherine McKay

Katherine McKay
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Katherine is certified in Domestic Animal Sciences and Animal Grooming with primary focus on dogs. She has had her pet canine, Anastasia, for two years now, who is also her ESA service dog. Katherine has written multiple articles about pets and their grooming, and has knowledge on multiple specialty pet grooming products for dogs.

6 Tips for Cutting Your Dog’s Nails at Home

It's time to cut your dog's nails , but you're not sure how to do it. Your dog is fidgety, you've never done this...

Dog Grooming Schedule: How Often Should You Groom Your Dog

A dog’s grooming needs vary based upon their breed, coat type, age and other variables. For example, a long-haired dog will require more regular...

Pet Hair Clippers for Dogs: A Buyer’s Guide

Which pet hair clippers for dogs you're going to buy will depend on a few factors. Knowing how you will use the clippers, what...

7 Ways of Deshedding a Dog

It may be a little embarrassing when guests leave your home all covered in dog hair. And you'll find most of it all over...

The Best Professional Dog Clippers

This is not a general dog clippers review, but rather a compilation of best rated professional dog hair clippers which are far more expensive for...

The Best Puppy Shampoos (Gentle with Neutral pH)

Part of the puppy grooming process is bathing them. Since the skin and coat of young dogs is sensitive, and many dogs may also...

How to Bathe a Dog at Home for the First Time

Bathing a dog is not rocket science, that much is true, but it's a little more complex than some pet owners initially expect. Some...

9 Ways to Make Your Dog Always Smell Fresh

We all know what a wet dog smells like, and sometimes, when you visit other dog owners' homes, you can smell wet dogs -...

The Best Dog Baths for Easier Grooming

Dog bathing is one of the trickiest aspects of grooming. Grooming anxiety is a real issue, and some dogs are better at taking a...

Top 10 Best Dog Nail Clippers

The key to effective dog nail trimming is a good technique and use of best dog nail clippers that are right for your dog's size...

The Best Dog Grooming Scissors Sets

More and more pet owners are beginning to groom their dogs at home, which is far more affordable approach than visiting a professional groomer....

The Best Cordless Pet Clippers for Dogs

When it comes to grooming, many dogs are scared of clippers for two reasons. Either it's the buzzing sound (and you may need silent...

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Humans and canines have been hunting together for a long time, probably ever since dogs were first domesticated. Hunting dogs share some common characteristics,...
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Seventeen of the Healthiest Medium and Small Dog Breeds

Dogs are perhaps the best animal companions humans have ever known. Who wouldn’t want such a special friend to live with us longer? Some...

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