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How frequently should you groom your dog?

March 23, 2018

Adding a furry friend to your family can create a lot of increased responsibility to your everyday schedule, along with a lot more love and companionship. Some of your additional responsibilities when adopting a dog is regular walks to keep your dog happy and healthy, vet visits, and making sure your dog is groomed as…

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HydroDog introduces Jody Maple as Groomer of HydroDog West Springfield, Massachusetts

March 17, 2018

HydroDog is proud to introduce its first franchisee in America: Jody Maple of West Springfield, Massachusetts.    The “Teska” HydroDog Franchise of West Springfield, Massachusetts has deep roots in the animal rescue community.  The HydroDog West Springfield Dog Groomer Jody and his wife Lesley have many contacts in the community pertaining to their involvement with Dakin Humane Society, other area shelters and rescues, and related organizations.  They are…

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HydroDog Teska’s training sets them apart

March 16, 2018

Your beloved pet is in good hands with the HydroDog Teska franchise. We understand that your pet is a real live animal and that our bathing and grooming skills directly impact the quality of their lives. Becoming a professional groomer is an exciting decision as a HydroDog franchise owner. It was important to Jody Maple,…

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Ins and outs of spring grooming

March 16, 2018

Spring grooming is great for any dog. Over the winter months, many dogs grow a heavier coat to protect them during the colder temperatures and less than desirable weather. That means that when the weather changes, dog hair will be everywhere as your dog begins to shed this extra layer. Thick coats can become matted…

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5 tips for getting your dog ready for spring

March 9, 2018

Spring is almost here! It’s time to start getting your dogs ready for the change of the season and protect them from the quickly changing forecasts springtime has to offer. Your dog can quickly adapt to different climates, but it’s essential to take additional steps for a more relaxed seasonal transition. Fight the increased number…

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The challenges of grooming a small dog

March 2, 2018

Grooming a small dog can be a challenge. Even the smallest of dogs can come with the biggest personality. Like any dog, they may dance around, pull, growl, or even bite when faced with a grooming situation. With their small stature, they can be more sensitive and delicate and handling can be challenging. We’re ready…

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Dog bathing event to benefit Dakin Humane Society

March 2, 2018

HydroDog is excited to announce our public dog bathing event to benefit the Dakin Humane Society on March 24! We’re taking the opportunity to introduce our newest franchise, HydroDog Teska, out of West Springfield, Massachusetts during the event. They will begin to host monthly dog bathing events to help local humane societies and shelter organizations…

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Grooming senior dogs

February 23, 2018

Getting your senior dog groomed can be a difficult task. Older dogs can be more sensitive to certain parts of the grooming process. If you think your dog may struggle with some of the necessary steps of going to a groomer, HydroDog Mobile Dog Grooming may be the solution for you! One of the most…

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A meaningful journey begins with HydroDog

February 22, 2018

In January of 2011, my wife Tracie and I decided to get a dog. We knew we wanted to adopt, and a quick online search found us, Hardy. I drove 90-minutes to what could generously be called a ‘puppy farm’ to get him, and conditions were atrocious. Although he wasn’t technically a rescue, after seeing…

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The February 2018 Leg of the Bathe To Save Tour

The February 2018 Leg of the Bathe To Save Tour

January 31, 2018

We are setting out again to continue our crusade through the United States to support local dog rescue shelters, and this time we are meeting with socially conscious entrepreneurs to set up full-time, year-round HydroDog grooming & bathing Franchises that will also continue the Bathe To Save legacy with recurring public dog-washing events! In the…

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