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Keeping Pet Coat Healthy Shiny

At a glance

A glossy coat helps your furry friend feel great. Ten of Australia's top groomers, veterinarians and pet publications share their pet grooming advice.

Keeping Your Pet's Coat Healthy and Shiny

We all love our pets, and we work hard to keep them healthy and happy. Beyond that, we want them to look as good as they feel and a big part of this is taking care of their coat. From manicured show poodles to working dogs, there are a number of things you can do at home to keep your pet's hair looking shiny and healthy. We chatted with 10 of Australia's top groomers, veterinarians and pet publications for their grooming advice to keep your furry friend looking and feeling great.

McDowall Vets

The team at McDowall Vets is passionate about providing an individualised regime of care for each pet that walks through their doors. They commit to developing an ongoing relationship with your pet, in order to provide a happy and positive veterinary experience.

Tip for a Glossy Coat

Pet Stylist Academy

Pet Stylist Academy has been operating since 2010 to provide hands-on training in the art of pet grooming. They educate students of all levels, from beginners all the way up to advanced practitioners.

Tip for a Glossy Coat

DOGSlife

As the name suggests, this popular bi-monthly magazine focuses on all things dog, with the aim to help owners establish a long and happy life with their furry friends. Stay up-to-date on the latest in dog care with educational articles and heartfelt personal stories inside every issue.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

Some Thoughts About Dogs

The passionate author behind the popular dog blog, Tegan Whalan, focuses her attention on the political and scientific issues that relate to man’s best friend. As an owner of four dogs, a cat and six chickens she’s an advocate for animal well-being in all areas.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

All Natural Vet Care

In addition to providing traditional pet dental and surgery services, All Natural Vet Care also offers integrative veterinary medicine, incorporating natural, alternative and complementary medical services. This involves creating individualised treatment plans for your pet that incorporate elements of both traditional and natural remedies.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

Inner South Veterinary Centre

This team of 25 professionals are trained to work not just with dogs and cats, but exotic animals as well. They say, ‘No animal is too strange or unusual for us!’ With such a variety of Earth’s creatures coming through their doors, the team constantly seeks new knowledge in the veterinary industry so that they can always provide the best care possible for your pet.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

Bentons Road Vet

The Bentons Road Veterinary Clinic specialises in natural pet care. They focus on limiting unnecessary medications and encouraging a well-balanced, natural diet to promote healthy living throughout your pet's life. Their location on the Mornington Peninsula is a hotbed for flea infestations and allergic skin disease, so they are well experienced in treating these conditions.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

The Vet Shed

The Vet Shed is an online pet store with over 10 years in the pet care industry. The site offers products not just for dogs and cats, but for birds, reptiles and other animals as well. The Vet Shed team includes both vets and vet nurses who are able to assist you with your purchases or any questions you may have.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

My Pet Warehouse

‘Our pack is made up of animal lovers,’ say My Pet Warehouse, ‘just like you.’ This pet supplier serves customers throughout Australia with their online and bricks-and-mortar stores. The focus is on premium products that are ethically produced, including accessories, food, treatments, toys, bedding and apparel.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

Life on Four Legs

Dr. Julie Ashton, owner of Life on Four Legs, specialises in behavioural issues in dogs and works with the owners to find a solution that works for all involved. She prides herself on her individualised service and ability to calm even the most nervous of dogs. She says she is often contacted by owners whose pets have an intense dislike of grooming.

Tips for a Glossy Coat

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Got a pet health question?

If you have a question on anything from parasites to pet health, ask us we don't bite!

Call The Advantage Pet Care Line on 1800 678 368.

Advocate for Dogs

Advocate is an easy-to-use spot-on flea, heartworm and worm treatment for dogs and puppies.
Treats
Fleas, heartworm and worms

Biting Parasites

Protect your pet from nasty Australian parasites.

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Got a pet health question?

If you have a question on anything from parasites to pet health, ask us we don't bite!

Call The Advantage Pet Care Line on 1800 678 368.

Advocate for Dogs

Advocate is an easy-to-use spot-on flea, heartworm and worm treatment for dogs and puppies. Treats
Fleas, heartworm and worms

Biting Parasites

- ↓ -

Protect your pet from nasty Australian parasites.