Do you groom cats?

Because we are a full service dog facility and have as many as 100+ dogs in house each day, we do not feel it is a good environment for grooming cats. Many of our clients have had good results taking…

Do you groom aggressive dogs?

It is our policy at DGF not to accept dogs that have a history of biting. However, the grooming staff may agree to attempt a groom if they feel they can safely control the risks. Please understand that if we…

Can I bring my own shampoo?

Absolutely, although our top rated product line is designed to promote a healthy coat and skin. If your veterinarian has prescribed or suggested an alternate shampoo rather than our product line, we will gladly use it. Please note, many prescribed…

What are anal glands?

These are scent sacs found right under your dog’s tail. Some dogs empty them naturally, some do not. Please consult with your veterinarian whether they recommend we express them or not. Some veterinarians prefer that groomers NOT express the glands,…

What is “hand stripping”?

Hand stripping involves plucking the dead hair by hand or with use of a tool rather than clipping or cutting the coat. This results in a coarser hair texture, which is the “correct” method of grooming for most terriers. The…

Can you groom my dog to the breed standard?

Our groomers are familiar with most of the breed standards and are very experienced with more popular breeds. Many clients do not groom to the breed standard because of the maintenance required. Your groomer will gladly review the breed page…