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The best dog brushes for grooming

When it comes to grooming your dog, a brush is a necessary tool. Taking your dog to the groomer can be expensive and time consuming. Luckily, a high-quality dog brush can reduce the amount of shedding in your home and save you money on trips to the groomer. If you have a problem with excessive dog shedding, then you may need to rethink the brush you’ve been using. A brush designed specifically for your dog will help reduce shedding and ultimately help you keep your home clean and less furry. Check out brushes that are gentle, easy to clean, and unique in design.

Grooming is a huge aspect to taking care of your dog. It can be a daily activity for people with dogs that shed nonstop. That is why it is so important to have the right grooming brush. A good brush will allow you to get to the undercoat and comb away any dead hair. Regular grooming helps reduce shedding and makes your dog feel more comfortable. So, help make your home cleaner and your pup looking good with a quality, efficient brush.

STARROAD-TIM Pet Grooming Glove

Best Glove Brush

This grooming glove allows you to pet your dog like normal while brushing them at the same time. This product is a universal size but features wrist straps that can be adjusted. They come in a bright blue color and have bristles on the palms and fingers.

Poodle Pet Dematting Fur Rake

Best for Long Hair

This brush has long bristles brush and a comfortable handle. Each of the bristles or blades are 2.5 inches long and this product is especially useful on long-haired breeds.

w/ ASIN Hertzko Self Cleaning Slicker Brush

Easiest to Clean

This bright purple brush is small and especially suited for short-haired breeds. It features a button that pushes up the base and bring the hair up with it.

Regardless of what kind of dog you have, there is a brush suited for them. Short-haired breeds require shorter bristle brushes while long-haired breeds thrive with long, undercoat brushes. There are also brushes designed to look like gloves for any dog that hates being groomed. The options are endless and customizable to your specific needs. So, ensure you are brushing your pup with the best tools out there so they can be comfortable and happy with their shiny, detangled coat.

Pamper your pooch with the best dog Valentine’s Day activities
Dog pampering, adventures, and more: The best Valentine's Day activities for pups
A woman taking a selfie with her white dog

Valentine’s Day celebrates love. Whether you’re single or with someone special, let’s share a secret between friends: Your dog is your main squeeze. Your pooch’s unconditional love and snuggles have helped you get through challenging times, and their one-of-a-kind personality has improved your brightest days.

Showering your dog with love on Valentine’s Day is a no-brainer. However, what should you do for the dog that has given you everything and so much more? Even these days — where news of shortages dominates the headlines — there are so many dog Valentine’s Day activities you and your furry best friend can enjoy this year. Choose one, or consider ditching work and treating your pup to a day of dog pampering and memories.

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Puppy Bowl XIX: All about this year’s athletes and where to watch them play
Here's how to watch the Puppy Bowl this Super Bowl Sunday
Three puppies play in a grassy park

While everyone else is getting riled up for the biggest football game of the year, animal lovers like us will be tuning into the 19th annual Puppy Bowl on Animal Planet. Team Ruff and Team Fluff will be kicking off an afternoon of adorable fun, and you won't want to miss it. Here's the good news: You don't have to pick between watching the Puppy Bowl or the Super Bowl, either! We'll let you know when and where to tune in for this "aww-inspiring" event, so don't forget to mark your calendars.
This is everything you need to know about Puppy Bowl XIX.

When and where to watch Puppy Bowl XIX -- Animal Planet, streaming, and more
This year's Puppy Bowl will air on Sunday, February 12 (aka Super Bowl Sunday). Before you get too worried about making time for both big games; rest assured, you can make time for both. The Puppy Bowl will first air on Animal Planet at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT, according to Discovery. Later in the day, the Super Bowl's kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT (via NFL).

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6 ways to make your Super Bowl party dog-friendly this year
Snacks, safety, and other details to throw the best dog-friendly Super Bowl party
A poodle mix dog wearing a Green Bay Packers shirt and hat sits and looks into the camera

As football fans from across the country gear up for Super Bowl Sunday, you might find yourself getting swept up in the hype. We get it! The NFL championship game is a big deal, and it's fun to get together with loved ones to mark the occasion. While you're planning your football-themed menu and decor, we encourage you to consider inviting furry friends, too. At the very least, make sure your own dog is well prepared for a fun day, too.
2023 pet trends revealed that more and more owners treat their dogs like their children, so we wouldn't be surprised to see a rise in dog-friendly Super Bowl parties this year. That's why we've compiled six important ways anyone can accommodate pets at their Super Bowl party -- from finding the right snacks to finding the right space.

Don't forget to provide snacks for dogs, as well as people
There are two key components to a successful Super Bowl party -- watching the game and enjoying the food -- so once you've got your location decided, make sure to plan a menu that accommodates everyone you've invited. That means feeding the dogs, too!
Most owners will have their own plan for feeding their pup dinner, but when it comes to snacks, it doesn't hurt to be prepared. When in doubt, ask ahead about your canine guests' preferences and restrictions. That way, other pet parents can bring food for their pups -- and no one is excluded.
A classic homemade dog biscuit is always a safe snack to have on hand, and they last for a long time as leftovers, too. Since most recipes will have you making and baking dough, you can use a football-shaped cookie cutter or silicone mold to add to the day's festivities!

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