CLEAN AND HEALTHY
The pet care market is home to a wide variety of products that are being designed for various tasks, including shampoos, conditioners, brushes and trimmers for home and professional grooming. As grooming styles change, brands are developing products to enable groomers and consumers to keep up with the current trends. And self-washing bays are another revenue generator for pet retailers, and their customers will enjoy not having to create a sudsy, wet mess at home.
The grooming category is experiencing growth because pet parents want their companion animals to be healthy and comfortable. Pet parents also have many demands, such as remedy products that are veterinarian recommended, work without antibiotics, promote a fear-free experience and can be used without causing additional stress to the pet.
As with any pet sector, knowledge is key. One of the biggest challenges facing the grooming category for many retailers is educating pet parents on remedy products available in store. What follows is a wide variety of grooming products that should be on any retailer’s radar.
SCENTAMENT SPA – 21 ASSORTED SCENTS
Best Shot’s Scentament Spa line offers 21 hypoallergenic scents within its fanciful yet practical assortment of botanical body sprays. Each is a multifaceted hybrid utility spray that far surpass scanty pet colognes. Now groomers and pet parents can effectively refresh, deodorize and detangle all-in-one step. The scents are alcohol free, non-aerosol, fabric safe and encouraged for both pets and their people too.
Barktini Blends means bath time is happy hour for you and your furry friend. Dogs have never smelled this good. Daquiri Dog, Pina Colada Pooch, Margarita Mutt and Cosmopolitan Canine mouthwatering scents in shampoos and spritzers. Also, Hair of the Dog Conditioner is perfect for post-party cleaning. Party Foul Breath Spray and Water additive for Howl-a-tosis.
Safari by Coastal
Safari by Coastal helps pet owners grooming at home feel like one of the pros with purposefully designed, easy-to-use, high-quality tools. It is one of the most highly recognized grooming brands in the industry, and color-coded tabs at the top of the packaging reinforces clear and quick consumer decisions.
Shaggy Dog Grooming Products
The Shaggy Dog Product’s Anti-Matter rake’s long, thick pins readily penetrate a thick coat without stripping it and its ultra-blunt ends guard against scratching the skin. The comb is ideal for areas, such as the face, that might require additional control. Both models have comfortable, ergonomic, rubberized handles.
Cool Dog Wash Tub
The Cool Dog Wash Tub is made with the highest quality craftsmanship and designed for indoor/outdoor and commercial/residential use. The tub comes in six standard colors and additional custom colors. The tub features a hair-catching drain, soft mat for the dogs to stand in during the wash and a faucet and spray nozzle. The tub comes in two styles: a free-standing tub and a version with a backsplash built into the unit.
ClotIt Natural Blood Clotting Powder
ClotIt is a non-staining, blood-clotting powder made up of all-natural minerals designed to rapidly stop bleeding in minor to severe external wounds. ClotIt is not a harsh styptic and is non-stinging. It does not stain or clump and has an unlimited shelf life. It is available in single use packets, 1-, 2.85- or 5-ounce applicator, and a full Retail Pet First Aid Kit.
Smoochies ScratcherThe Smoochies Scratcher silicone pet brush has an adjustable strap and is flexible to fit on your hand or strap to a piece of furniture. Made of soft rubber, this toy is washable. Not only is it great as a toy, but it also is practical for proper hygiene of your pet. Comes in pink, blue and yellow.www.petsmoochies.com
Jax & Cali Paw and Body Wipes
Each pre-moistened paw and body wipe removes dirt and allergens while protecting, nourishing and hydrating pets’ paws, body and face. Packaged perfectly for on-the-go cleansing and sanitizing, Jax & Cali’s holistic wipes are natural, hypoallergenic, pH-balanced and rinse-free as well as cruelty-free and vegan.
2-in-1 Grain Free Organic Shampoo and Conditioner
Pure and Natural created a grain-free, USDA certified organic shampoo for dogs with skin sensitivity issues. This formula relieves itching and smooths dry brittle coats. Made with organic mint and lavender, 2-in-1 Grain Free Organic Shampoo and Conditioner creates a calm and relaxing bath.
Vetericyn FoamCare Shampoo
Vetericyn has made bath time faster and healthier. Vetericyn FoamCare Shampoo sprays on for quick coverage, foams instantly and conditions the skin as it cleans and rinses easily. The shampoos are available in one medicated and three coat-specific formulas. FoamCare is safe, non-toxic and paraben-free.
XPOWER B24 Force Dryer
The XPOWER B24 Force Dryer gives you the power and heat to dry those pets even faster. The variable speed control along with dual heat settings gives you complete control over the amount of air and temperature you need to dry any dog, small or large with short or long hair. The B24 is extremely lightweight and up to 40 percent quieter than most dryers in the market. Its rugged ABS housing makes it super durable and the filter system protects the motor from debris for maximum efficiency. The B24 is compatible with the XPOWER wall or stand mount kits letting you put your machine wherever it is most convenient and secure.
The new Buddha Bubbles shampoo is made with organic ingredients for sensitive skin, a biodegradable plant-based cleanser and is both antiseptic and antifungal. It aids in itch relief, prevents shedding and reduces redness, scaling and skin inflammation. The conditioner works as a pest repellent and is naturally antibacterial. It treats dry scalp and irritation, helps detangle, prevents shedding and fights dandruff.
Beeps by Pet Society Pet Products
Beeps by Pet Society offers a full line of salon-quality bathing and grooming products, including specialty shampoos, conditioners, detangling spray and grooming accessories. Beeps combines bright packaging and fun fragrances with safe and effective formulas designed specifically to meet the needs of pet owners.
TropiClean OxyMed solutions help stop itching fast. The gentle yet powerful solutions are paraben-free, soap-free and dye-free, helping soothe dry, itchy, irritated and inflamed skin. TropiClean OxyMed solutions are safe for both dogs and cats and proudly made in the U.S.A.
Evolution Dog Wash
Built in the U.S.A., each Evolution Dog Wash system is constructed by hand to the client’s specifications. With an easy to clean, triple filtration drain system, the units are a valuable standalone asset, but can also serve as a great addition to any existing business. The Evolution Dog Wash self-serve process offers dog owners multiple bath choices, including eco-friendly dog shampoos, flea and tick shampoo, conditioner and even a warm air blow dryer. User select wash time and options and clean their pets with the system’s ergonomically designed spray nozzle.
Kaytee Pro-Nail Trimmer
Kaytee’s Pro-Nail Trimmer is a professional quality nail trimmer designed for small animals and birds. It is perfectly sized to make quick and precise cuts to help prevent nails from breaking or snagging. It measures four inches long with an easy grip handle and finger rest.
BARKBATH Portable Grooming System
The quietest member in BISSELL’s line of unique dog bathing systems, BARKBATH’s complete dual-use 2-in-1 system includes a number of helpful accessories such as customizable spray nozzles and grooming clips, a sound dampening mat, a microfiber towel for the face and paws, a bottle of BISSELL Oatmeal No-Rinse Dog Shampoo and a storage bag. In addition to these pet-related products, the system also has a deep-cleaning carpet and upholstery tool and a bottle of SpotClean 2X Pet Stain & Odor Deep Cleaning Solution.
TrueBlue Ear Wipes
Ear infections are one of the leading causes of visits to the veterinarian, yet they’re mostly preventable with a little bit of care. Most pet lovers find the TrueBlue ear wipes much easier to use than ear cleaning liquids or powders. The wipes are made with a hard-working, textured material for the pads and an all-natural cleansing solution with lemon and marigold.
Miracle Care Grooming
Miracle Care offers a line of grooming products that has stayed on-trend. For dogs with sensitive skin or that don’t love bath time, it has a variety of products for all skin/coat types. For owners who may find it hard to make the time because of their busy schedule, the foaming waterless shampoo is a great option to get pets clean without the mess. Miracle Care also has a line of tea tree oil products to brighten and condition the coat.
Shed Defender Shampoo and Conditioner
The Shed Defender shampoos and conditioner are made without parabens, sulfates and other harsh cleansers that strip the oil from the pet’s skin. Sensitive Skin and Shed Defense shampoos, along with Silky Smooth conditioner, are all made in the U.S.A. with high-quality, natural, vegan ingredients and of course cruelty free. The entire line also features a proprietary blend of lavender and chamomile oils to create a calm and soothing bath time experience.
Furbliss provides a comforting and relaxing massage, deep cleaning to remove sebum, crusts and dander with a two-sided multifunctional patented design. It can be used wet or dry and is perfect for baths. The veterinarian- and groomer-recommended, made in the U.S.A. tool is made from 100 percent premium medical-grade silicone that attracts fur.
5-in-1 Dog Wash
Honest Paws has developed a 5-in-1 dog wash that cleans, conditions, deodorizes, moisturizes and detangles … all at the same time. The wash is completely natural with no parabens, sulfates or other toxic ingredients that can be harmful to your companion’s health. The advanced formula will rinse off from your pet’s coat immediately and leave no sticky residue behind. This 5-in-1 dog wash is completely free of all phosphates and sulfates that can severely damage and irritate your dog’s skin. In addition to that, this wash is also completely paraben free to avoid any possible allergic reactions. The dog wash contains no MEA or DEA, either.