Personal hygiene is not only a trait to be followed by humans, but should also be passed on to the furry friends. Pet parenting is an engaging responsibility where nurturing and caring for the hygiene of your overtly excited canine member can be tiresome.
However, bear this in mind this is for your own good. Giving your dog a periodic bath is very important. Similar to humans, they do reek very badly if their grooming needs are shunned.
The relief lies in the fact that dogs don’t need to take a bath as often as we do, as they don’t sweat due to the absence of sweat glands. Among the plethora of dog grooming products available these days, the most important ones are the shampoos used by pet owners, on their fluffy friends.
The fact that different breeds of dogs have different skin and fur variations, the owner should keep a keen eye on the type of product they are opting for their dogs.
Dog shampoos are simply cleansing agents specifically designed for dogs. They are formulated and offered in variations that cater to the different breeds of the canine community.
Some medicated products are also available in the retail outlets that target specific skin related problems a dog might be suffering from. With the passing days, this has taken the shape of a more commercial industry and adequate knowledge is required before opting for a grooming product for your dog that suits them.
An organic and 100% safe, veterinarian formulated product that offers the benefits of a pet shampoo without the hassle of a messy bath. The products are formulated in such a way that it does not require rinsing off after application.
The product thoroughly cleanses the fur, skin, and removes body odor, all the while being gentle on the skin. The formula used to manufacture the shampoo is derived from coconut and doesn’t include any harsh chemicals or sodium laureth sulfate.
This is a premium quality product offered from Nature’s Miracle that helps in removal of odors from your pet’s body.
This is an all natural ingredient based product that is formulated in such a way that it both cleanses and moisturizes the fur of the pet. The absence of any harsh chemicals renders the product safe for use with any flea or tick removal medications.
The ingredients are mostly natural and consists of water, naturally occurring plant based surfactants, aloe vera, omega-3/omega-6 fatty acids and vitamin E. The company promotes this product as a 4 in 1 shampoo and conditioner that is offered in 16 and 32 ounce bottles.
This product is specially formulated from all natural ingredients and is suitable for dry and itchy fur/skin conditions.
The essential oils help in cleansing and retaining the moisture in your dog’s fur and skin. It is a fully vegan and organic wet shampoo that includes ingredients like Oatmeal, Shea butter and natural rosemary extracts.
It comes with an anti-itching formula due to the presence of natural aloe, coconut oil and jojoba oils. Manufactured in USA it is certified paraben free and made from recycled materials.
As the saying goes, ’cleanliness is next to godliness’, personal hygiene is an essential part of every being in the animal world, including humans. We might have seen occasionally the little bird taking a dip in the backyard pool, or the cat liking itself clean and later coughing up fur balls, yuck!
Anyway, the motivation behind writing this article was to inform the pet parents to take a serious account of the importance of keeping their dog clean and at the same time choosing the right product.
The 3 products reviewed in this article are evaluated based on three attributes; ingredients, functionality and application method.
If you are looking for an all-natural, paraben free and a product that does not cause irritation or inflammation to your canine buddy’s eyes/nose, do opt for the OxGord Natural Oatmeal Dog-Shampoo and Conditioner.
And if your choice is that of a product that removes odor and dirt off your dog’s coat without the messy activity of a bath then do opt for the Paw Choice Dry Dog Waterless No Rinse Foam Mousse Shampoo.