How Old Does a Puppy Need to Be to Have a Bath?

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Puppies do not really need to be washed until they are at least 8 weeks old .This is because they are likely to loose there natural oils that keep there skin healthy looking and shiny and may cause infections and even hair loss.All puppies need in terms of grooming from time to time is a good brush on their fur.
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1. Make sure the bathing area is warm enough to prevent chilling the puppy. Collect the bath supplies, including shampoo, towels, washcloth and a container for pouring water or faucet
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It varies by breed, so consult a veterinarian or provide the breed of the dog. Different lifestyles also dictate when it is "ready" to be bathed.
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1. Add a Towel so the water dripping from the puppy won't get on the floor. Ad. 2. Wet the washcloth with warm water. 3. Put Baby shampoo on the towel, and gently wipe the dog. 4.
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Every puppy at one time or another becomes a bit grubby and can benefit from a bath. This article explains how to bathe a puppy, the cautions you should take, and what breeds might
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