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 Napoleon and Satchimo Groomed by Salon Groomer Kathy Bamber Napoleon 20 july 2015 tenSatchi 20 july 2015 one    Yew our pub gang                Please scroll down for full salon pictures and information.                                                                              

A Completed Groom at Fir Tree Academy

A Completed Groom at Fir Tree Academy –                                                and our own Luxury Salon in Pictures Below

 

 

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We use our own custom built grooming salon, Or can come to you in our hi-tec fully equipped and heated mobile unit . Both are complete with a comprehensive range of all the best quality equipment, such as the Chris Christensen scissor range – the most elegant, durable, comfortable and precise scissor range available. Also, the latest adjustable electric groom table for old or larger, or nervous dogs and  breeds to simply step on to and enjoy been auto hydraulically raised to comfortable grooming height. Our high quality superb bath with modern shower unit, is also fully adjustable inside to suit your dogs size – with external step fittings and internal comfort mats. Our range of shampoo and conditioners are for all breed  and skin types.   – Apart from the “state of the art” high spec – Double K850 Pet Dryer seen in the picture above, we also have a selection of more “gentile” dryers- and choose only the best dryer, and settings, from our range for your pet to enjoy been dried, as opposed to becoming stressed.   All of our high quality tools and equipment have been selected usingprofessional advice and training. This ensures the most stress free service for your pet.

Alfie, pictured below, After and Before grooming,belongs to Rita from Chesterton Road at Wythenshawe. Rita tries her best , but as a disabled pensioner, struggles to keep Alfie tidy:- But Alfie always looks better on departure, Rita loves him either way

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A LARGE “BEFORE AND “AFTER” GROOMING ALBUM OF OUR WORK IS AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION AT OUR SALON AND IN OUR MOBILE GROOMING VANS – AN EXAMPLE “BEFORE GROOMING” PICTURE IS BELOW, WITH THE “AFTER GROOMING” PICTURE BENEATH THAT, OF AN ADORABLE CLIENTS DOG, CALLED  OSCAR.   –  SCROLL FURTHER DOWN THIS PAGE FOR MORE FROM OUR PICTURE ALBUMS,  AND A FEW MORE CAN BE SEEN ON OUR “TESTIMONIALS” AND “FUN & B4 AND AFTER” PAGES ON THIS WEBSITE.

OSCAR BEFORE   OSCAR “BEFORE” HIS BATHE AND GROOM WITH US

Linda from Wythenshawe brought us an adorable pet called Oscar – the “Before Grooming Picture”ABOVE is like most of us the morning after too many  pints.  However, after a sobering bath and haircut, and a little sing a long to his and our favorite C’D’s – Oscar went home a lot happier – SEE  OSCARS”AFTER GROOMING” PICTURE BELOW.

OSCAR AFTER   OSCAR AFTER ENJOYING HIS BATHE, FAVORITE MUSIC, AND GROOMING

 Linda kindly sent us the following texts:= “Steve you have done an awesome job on Oscar”Will be telling my family all about you, thank you once again”OSCAR LOOKS AND SMELLS AMAZING”

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The cheeky black colored clown in the pictures, Called Gizmo, belongs to Caroline from Heaton Mersey. You can see why he is affectionately known to us as “Gizmo the CLOWN” . Its one big laugh from the moment he arrives until Caroline takes him home. All your dogs have unique personalities, but this little fellas mischievous cheeky face is a 100% reflection of his demeanor. After, Each groom so far Caroline has said “Gizmo, you look absolutely gorgeous! ” –  As far as we are concerned , he is “Simply gorgeous – but still a clown”

It will be a pleasure to give all dogs brought to us the care and attention these wonderful animals deserve.

So why is it important to have your beloved pets groomed? With a sense of smell one million times better than our own, our passionate 4 legged friend’s super sensory olfactory ability is why many love to be bathed and pampered.

Even those that don’t, like two of ours, still run around afterwards, spinning in circles, like children at Christmas .

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We are meticulous in all aspects of properly preparing your pet for the grooming process. We use Only the highest quality Dog Dryer on the market – the blue Double DK850 stand dryer pictured earlier on this page. However, as dog lovers, we do not use this blast dryer on any of your pets unless they are comfortable with this powerful form of dryer. We have a selection of much smaller “gentile” and warm dryers with adjustable settings that will be tweaked to perfection so no stress is caused to your loved one.

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“Out of there, We are here at Fir Tree Academy at  Sale  for the Excellent Training – Not to eat Hot Dogs!!

  

Your dogs are intelligent and instinctive; a good combination to know when they are been treat with empathy and affection.Brushing and meticulously dematting before bathing – and similar maintenance between grooms – is important. It ensures a healthy coat, minimises the chances of cysts due to blocked pores, and promotes good circulation.

Heavy tangled hair is not only time consuming to correct, but can also lead to skin problems, with discomfort and soreness for your loved one(s).We ensure that their nails; ears, pads and other hygiene areas are correctly and professionally attended to.

We help and advise owners on keeping the skin and coat healthy between grooms. Your dog’s skin and coat need regular bathing and brushing.

Your pet will not only feel clean, loved and content, this kind of maintenance trains you to notice anything out the ordinary at the earliest stage. Prevention is better than cure.

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Morgan-Too Cute To Be Scary Before Grooming

 

As bathing is the foundation of good grooming, we ensure this is done to the highest standard in our top of the range stainless steel doggy bath. Professionally welded and constructed with non-slip fittings both inside and on the aluminium steps for easy access.

Lovingly and thoroughly cleaned and sterilised after each lovely pooch has enjoyed a full massage of suds and conditioner, matching the right products to the skin and coat conditions as the preamble to a top quality grooming procedure.

With a suspended floor for the smaller dogs, and a thermostatic bar mixing shower- we customise this crucial part of the grooming process to your pets own requirements.

Both active outdoor dogs, and those that are a pampered Prince or Princess, equally enjoy the attention we give to bathing and health checks in our pre-grooming procedures.

Long nails present a potential health problem, in extreme cases they can cause the entire tendon and bone structure of the foot and pastern to break over time.

Allowing the fur to grow between the foot pads means more dirt than necessary is trekked into the house. In cold weather ice balls cling to the excess hair between the foot pads. As you could imagine, a great discomfort.

Hair in the ear canal stops good air circulation. If your dog has heavy long ears, attention to this area is very important.

A thorough evaluation and preparation process is carried out before we even start to groom. It is no less than these lovely creatures deserve.