As any dog owner can tell you, bathing a dog is like entering the fray of a messy battle. You go in uncertain and won’t make it out unscathed – likely covered with soap, shed fur and a dog coat’s worth of water. But with some simple tips, you can manage the whole process with relatively little damage.
While there’s the chance that your dog is as good-natured, sweet and bath-loving as they come, that makes your pet an outlier. For everyone else, prepare yourself.
1. Pick your arena
If you’re lucky enough to be able to wash your dog outdoors, don’t hesitate for a second. You’ll save yourself, your tub and the bathroom walls a whole lot of grief! Still, indoor baths are the norm most of the year, and the tub is usually the best READ MORE...