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How to bathe a puppy?

It would seem to bathe a puppy – it’s easy. But in practice, novice dog breeders have questions. For example: what temperature should be water, what means to use or what to do if the puppy is afraid of swimming? We answer them in our article!
How to bathe a puppy?
Depending on the size and your desire to wash the puppy can be in the bathroom or basin. The water level should not be too high. It is enough that it covers the paws or reaches the elbow joints.
Optimum water temperature: 35 ° C.
It is best to stock up on a partner and wash the baby together: additional support does not hurt. In addition, it is easier to soap and rinse. To prevent the puppy from slipping and accidentally hurt yourself, put a rubber mat or towel on the bottom of the bath.
Talk affectionately with the puppy, do not make any sudden movements, be careful. The atmosphere should be calm. This is very important for the formation of the puppy’s attitude to water procedures and his confidence in you!
First you need to moisten the coat gently, then lather it with a special shampoo and rinse it thoroughly, until it squeaks. If you are also using air conditioning, apply it on wet, washed wool. The scheme is the same as with us when washing the head. Before bathing, carefully read the instructions for applying shampoos and conditioners and follow it.
Do not direct the shower to the dog’s nose. If you need to wash your face, moisten it with a low pressure underneath or wash it with your hand. Keep eyes, nose and ears away from shampoo and water.
After bathing, carefully wipe the puppy and preferably dry it with a hairdryer. Make sure that the baby does not freeze and does not fall under the draft, otherwise it can get sick.
How to bathe a puppy?
What means to use?
It is necessary to bathe a pet only with the help of special shampoos designed specifically for the delicate skin of puppies and suitable for the type of wool. For example, shampoos and conditioners for Iv San Bernard puppies have a soft formula and are suitable for frequent use: they do not irritate sensitive baby skin and do not pinch the eyes.
Soaps, human shampoos and conditioners are not suitable for dogs. Their use will lead to dermatitis, dandruff, itching, dry skin and a decrease in the quality of the coat.
Antiparasitic shampoos are used to destroy parasites and in no case on a permanent basis! Their frequent use adversely affects the skin and coat.
When puppies can not bathe?
Contraindications to washing – any stress on the immune system. These include various diseases, injuries and surgical interventions, a period of rehabilitation, severe stresses, treatments for parasites and the post-vaccination period.
You cannot bathe a puppy for 2 weeks after vaccination!
If the puppy is afraid to swim
Whether the puppy will be afraid of bathing depends entirely on you. Fortunately, most dogs have nothing against a bath, but it can be difficult to teach them to stand still.
Bathing a puppy, be calm, do not make sudden movements. Follow his comfort, communicate with him, praise. He should experience only pleasant associations and understand that nothing threatens him.
Be sure to follow the rules of swimming. The temperature and amount of water, as well as the means used, should not cause discomfort to the dog. Do not forget to lay a mat on the bottom of the bath so that the puppy does not slip and feel confident. Nothing should bother him.
How to bathe a puppy?
Ideally, the dog perceives swimming as an interesting game and an additional opportunity to get a lot of attention from the beloved owner. And what could be better?
After washing, be sure to treat the dog with a treat. She deserved it!

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