A Girl's Best Friend by David Darcy

By David Darcy

In A Girl's ally best author-photographer David Darcy explores the undying bond among lady and puppy. given that Indigenous Australians first shared their lives with dingoes millions of years in the past, canine were a part of the cloth of daily life in Australia. traveling round the state, from the coast to the Outback, David photos girls from all walks of existence as they spoke of their canines - from difficult operating canine to pampered family members pets. the result's a humorous, relocating and unforgettable tribute to a girl's ally.

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Filing the nails after they have been clipped will round off the edges, making it safer for both dogs and humans. Pros: They are good to smooth out the edges after clipping. Cons: If the dog doesn’t like to get his nails trimmed and filing is the only alternative, it will take a long time to file a long nail to the desired length. indd 50 12/17/13 6:09 PM 12/17/13 6:09 PM 12-70180 (F39)_Job:11-40316 Title:RP-DIY Dog Grooming #175 Dtp:160 Page:50 ing :50 CHAPTER 3 Brushing Brushing a dog plays not only an important role in keeping him in good shape but also is the most important tool for early detection of many health issues.

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Flea combs should only be run through a previously de-matted coat. Steel Combs Stainless steel–toothed combs are the best, most durable, and easiest to clean and disinfect. They come in a wide selection of shapes and even colors. 1 cm) long and are versatile enough for use on most breeds. Combs that have smaller and tighter tooth separation are better suited for faces and topknots. Combs with wider tooth separation are best suited for the body. Rat-Tail Combs Rat-tail combs are especially good to finish up faces and make the perfect ponytail.

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