Maybe, next time, if you ever want to go back ask to speak directly to the groomer that will be grooming your dog, so that there is no possibility of your instructions being translated wrong to the groomer. My Furry Friends July 18, at 9: In 27 years, not one customer has come back and asked me to shave their dog. With the sudden change in his fur hes used to shedding one a year he may become sick from it. As a lab owner, lover, and total brown noser, I agree with 4Sibes. I've been grooming for a few years now and within the last 2 years I've had one customer who insists I shave down her goldens.
Why you shouldn’t shave your double-coated dog
Look just above the dotted red line. She is so sweet, she loves the water. You will be amazed at the amount of hair you get out of your dog. A pet owner gets a ton of hair out of their dog by using these gizmos. I'm not going to lie to you and tell you they aren't shedding machines. We will be at our first appointment by 8 am.
Pet Grooming: The Good, The Bad, & The Furry: Grooming a Golden Retriever Short but not Shaved
This is not two months later and his coat is starting to grow back. Wonder which dog or cat best fits your lifestyle? She gets a bath and a furminator and during the summer she also gets a shave. Come the end of the summer, she is full of mats, sometimes the size of a hotdog. A key piece of understanding in this matter is that, unlike humans; dogs do not cool themselves through their skin.
Anonymous January 25, at 5: Hi, Congratulations on going to Grooming School! He dosen't have the long wisps on his barrel or legs either. As for your girl, I don't know why the hair is coming in a different color, but your theory sounds reasonable. Originally Posted by Kendra.