If you are preparing your dog, go online to your pet supplies and pet stores and order some basic grooming tools.If your dog is short haired, a curry brush / comb or a curry brush is fine. Long haired dogs need a slicker brush, a pin brush and if you move a layer rake. You also get the shedding tools and blades which remove loose hair easily.
You may also need a flea comb to check for fleas has been collected, especially if you have been around other dogs. Your pet shop will have all kinds of remedies for fleas.
Begin brushing your dog from as early an age as possible so that he gets very used to it. If you have an older dog unused to brushing, be very gentle and sensitive to it. They know the dog grooming tools before you even touch them. Pet and reward him constantly.
Even if your dog is a puppy salon for grooming, you should get him used to the process before it is handled by strangers.Read More