Our dog Snickers is an integral part of our home. He gets unconditional love and lots of interaction from the entire family. A few months ago, the groomer we take him to announced that the dog had become pretty difficult to work with and that we’d have to sedate him before any future appointments. That was hard to accept because she did a fantastic job bathing and cutting him.
I tried to convince myself that if I had done a better job combing the dog out between visits, this wouldn’t have happened. But since there was nothing I could really do about it now, I decided that I would start combing him out more and learn to groom him myself. Continue reading