By: Shannon Tupes, Andis World Educator
The spring rush is upon us, and we’re not solely seeing our common purchasers, but in addition these canine that haven’t been within the salon in fairly a while. That is the time of yr the place undercoats are packed tight and mats and tangles are extra considerable. House owners need their pets to get a spring refresh in time for the hotter months to come back. Along with Andis clippers, these grooming instruments will successfully and effectively assist you to get by this busy time of yr. A number of of my Andis ’go-to‘ instruments are the Advantageous-tooth Deshedding Rake, Demattting Device, Flea Comb, Slicker Brush, and 10” Stainless-steel Comb.
Shedding is a pure course of that can not be stopped, however a deshedding therapy will assist to speed up the shedding course of so as to assist the pores and skin breathe and can scale back the quantity of hair that falls out naturally. The Andis Advantageous-tooth Deshedding Rake is a good selection to assist take away extreme coat when doing a deshed therapy. This rake works wonderful with clipped terriers and clip and strips. When used correctly, it helps to take care of the integrity of the colour and texture of the coat.
With an abundance of desheds coming into the salon within the spring, extra canine are available in with matted coats as nicely. This is because of the truth that coats turn into extra dense within the winter months to assist present heat. The denser the coat, the extra seemingly it should mat. The Andis Dematting Device breaks up mats and tangles, making it far more manageable to get by the coat. It’s so vital to interrupt up these mats, as a result of when you depart them within the coat, they’ll make it tougher for the pores and skin to breathe, which can enhance the probability of the canine creating pores and skin points. After utilizing the Dematting Device, I all the time return in with the Andis slicker brush and a ten” stainless-steel comb. I exploit this slicker brush and comb on each canine that’s on my desk. It separates and divides the coat so as to correctly prep it for grooming.
Throughout this spring rush, don’t overlook to maintain a number of Andis Flea Combs useful. They simply take away filth, particles and pests that discover their manner into the coat. They’re additionally a good way to take away any extreme eye discharge when the canine is lathered up and soaking within the tub. It’s also possible to put a dab of your favourite shampoo on the flea comb and gently comb the corners of the attention. It’s a good way to make it possible for each pet that leaves the salon is exceptionally clear.
Cleaned and Able to Clip
You’ll know that the coat is correctly cleaned and prepped when a comb can simply glide all through the complete coat. At that time, it’s time to seize your favourite Andis corded or cordless clipper and let your ardour and creativity assist you to to create your manner. Joyful grooming!