Professional Pet Groomer Professional Pet Groomer Professional Pet Groomer Professional Pet Groomer

Pet washer brings tub to you

With his bath pulled up and idling by the side of the road, 14-year-old Kramer hobbled bravely forward to take a plunge into the unknown.

"You're a very old boy but a good old boy, aren't you?" coos John Dick, peering into the golden retriever's blind right eye as he soaps him down with sweet-smelling shampoos that are medicated to help his dry skin. Kramer, a first-time customer with hip problems, doesn't struggle at all while a massaging shower head uses warm water to knead away at his thick, long hair. A thorough blow dry then reveals a seasoned coat that still has a lot of depth and luxuriant color.

A squirt of something sweet and potent soon puts the bite on Kramer's dog breath and, with his mane brushed, trimmed and tidied and his nails cut back to a respectable length, this is one old dog that has learned a new trick: If you can't make it to the groomer's bath, the bath can come to you.

That's been the business model for Dick's Mobile Pet Wash service, featuring a logo with the encouraging motto: "A Clean Pet is a Happy Pet!" Dick, who lives in Charleston, drives a gleaming white Ford F150 truck that pulls a custom-built, fully enclosed heated and air-conditioned trailer. Inside is a giant tub, a 55-gallon supply of onboard heated water and all the tools and equipment he needs.

Full article

 

 
 
 
Google