A dog shampoo is used when bathing for removing dirt and bacteria from a dog’s coat. It comes in liquid form that functions much like soap. It comes in different formulations to target different problems such as removing dog pests and treating dry coats. It is available in natural, scented, and medicated varieties.
Types of Dog Shampoos
Kinds of Dog Shampoos include the following:
Natural dog shampoo
A natural dog shampoo is made of organic substances like oats and honey.
It comes in scented and unscented varieties.
Scented dog shampoo
A scented dog shampoo is made of natural ingredients like coconut and oils.
It is perfumed with scents like lavender, peppermint, and tea tree.
Medicated dog shampoo
A medicated dog shampoo is formulated to treat dogs with fleas, ticks, or allergies.
It contains medicines that kill pests and their eggs.
Choosing Dog Shampoos (Buying tips)
Form: To make dog shampoo last longer, get one in bar form. Just make sure to keep it in a cool and dry place to prevent it from dissolving.
Moisturizers: If your dog has a dry coat or skin, choose a dog shampoo packed with natural moisturizers like aloe vera and oils.