Is my double coated breed suitable for clipping?

I get a lot of customers asking if I can clip short their double coated breed such as a Border Collie or Pomeranian because they look hot during the warmer months, however this it is a common misconception. Double coated breeds have a longer topcoat which works as a...

Can my old dog be clipped?

So long as we are fully aware in advance of their age and problems, we can ensure that they are made comfortable during their visit and that the time spent with us is minimised. If in any doubt, please consult your vet who will help you to decide whether there would...

Should I have my dogs coat clipped?

Clipping is suitable for most breeds and is the most popular option for most dog owners as it’s quicker, easy to maintain and the finished result is often tidier. Sometimes the coat may lighten slightly over time due to clipping and the texture of the coat may alter...

How frequently should I have my dog clipped?

Frequency of grooming visits will depend on the breed of dog and your choice of styling for your pet, but the following will give you a rough guide: Curly coated breeds such as Poodles and Bichons will benefit from regular visits every 6 to 8 weeks. Harsh or wiry...