Shih Tzu means ‘little lion‘ in Mandarin. Originally from Tibet it is one of the most popular breed of dogs today. The Buddha was said to travel with a small dog who could turn into a lion to protect him. This probably explains the name. The white spot on Shih Tzus is said to mark the place where the Buddha kissed. It’s a lovely story!Continue reading “Shih Tzu: Dog Breed and Care”
Ever held a small dog in your arms? Then you would know precisely what the words vulnerable and delicate mean! Caring for small dogs teaches you the art of caring for the fragile. They sometimes look and behave nothing like the word! They get away with so much! A bigger dog would actually go green with envy! Here’s a roundup of some brilliant articles on small dog care.Continue reading “Small Dogs: Grooming and Care”
Pawpad offers free grooming this August 2019 for cats and dogs who are up for adoption. This offer is available on weekdays between 10 am and 3 pm. Please call 9663077496 to book your appointments!
As the monsoon sets in it’s important to know what you can do to make sure your dog is taken care of in the best way possible. Here are some dog care tips to tide you over this monsoon.Continue reading “Dog Care Tips For This Monsoon”
I work as a pet groomer in Bangalore running my pet grooming spa Pawpad. Every morning I wake up looking forward to going to work. It is a privilege so few of us in this country can afford. And these are the mornings that I do feel blessed. Maybe even pat myself on the back for being so wickedly clever! For having turned what has been a life long involvement into a profession. I’m a pet groomer in Bangalore and am proud of it!Continue reading “Life As A Pet Groomer in Bangalore”
The Importance of Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth
Brushing your dog’s teeth everyday is one of those things we tend to put aside. Periodontal or Gum disease, one of the most common illnesses, in dogs is the result of a lack of proper dental care. This can be extremely painful. As anyone who’s suffered through a toothache will vouch for! An important part of a preventive dental care program is brushing your dog’s teeth regularly. Read on to know why you need to make time for this.Continue reading “Dog Teeth Brushing”
Cat Shedding: Reasons Behind All That Hair!
Cat shedding is a natural process through which cats get rid of their dead hair. This can also be seasonal happening usually in the spring. How much hair a cat will shed is dependent on the breed of the cat, their nutrition and their health.Continue reading “Cat Shedding: A Guide”
This is to announce a change in working hours over the summer.
Pawpad will be open only on weekends this summer from 29th April 2019 till 16th June 2019. Please call 9663077496 to book your appointments.
Cat Care Tips for A Bangalore Summer
Summer is here and although the rains have managed to bring down the temperatures a bit it still looks like it’s going to be a hot summer. So let’s take a look at some cat care tips to survive this summer and thrive in it. Even though cats are much better equipped than dogs to deal with the summer heat a little help from you will ensure that your cat stays safe and healthy.Continue reading “Summer Cat Care”
Dog Hair Shedding: Why, How and Treatments
Dog shedding is a natural process through which dogs get rid of their old dead hair. How much hair a dog sheds is dependent on the breed of the dog, whether they stay indoors or outdoors and what their health is like. Dogs shed throughout the year but some breeds may be prone to shedding more during certain seasons. Normal year long shedding is not visible on the dog’s coat but will be visible all over your things.Continue Reading