Tools for the Shed (UPDATED Spring of 2020)


that we use for

the all year round shed . . .

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1. swiffer(s)
(OR washable microfibre floor cloth for tile & hardwood floors)

2. wahl pin/bristle brush
(used almost every day especially during the shed)

3. dusting brush vacuum cleaner attachment
(used on either the Shop-Vac or central vacuum system)

4. fine toothed metal comb
(to reduce tangles after bath time)

5. adjustable shedding blade
(not used as much anymore)

6. scotch lint roller (or packing tape)
(used a lot on clothing and other items that attract fur)

7. kong zoom groom for dogs
(can be used for gentle massage as well)

8. pet slicker
(not used as much anymore)

9. soft silicon vacuum brush attachment
(used on either the Shop-Vac or central vacuum system)

10. microfibre cloth(s)
(assorted flavours and colours; used for everything)

11. rubber dishwashing gloves
(harder to find in 2020 but essential)

12. furminator
(rarely used anymore)

* a good bath/blowdry before, during and/or after helps the most
but when in doubt go to your professional groomer.

**everything we use, we’ve tested on our bare arms first.…be Gentle.

***some items are available at your local animal rescue/
humane society so try shopping locally to support your neighbours.

what tools/tips/hacks do you use for de-shedding your pets?


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