Category archive: Dog Grooming

Risca Mucky Pups opening date announced!

As you may have already heard, we will soon have a new branch of Mucky Pups in Risca, and we can officially announce the grand opening will be Monday, November 2nd! With such a loyal customer base at our Cardiff and Chepstow dog grooming salons, we feel the time is right to open a third…

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Why visit a professional dog groomer?

Giving your dog a regular brush at home is a great way to bond with your fur-baby and keep his or her coat in good condition. Regular brushing helps keep your dog’s coat aerated, removing loose and dead hair and is even good for blood circulation. However, visiting a professional dog groomer has many other…

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Barking Mad: The Welsh Dog Spa – Episode 2 Recap

Did you all catch last night’s episode on BBC1 Wales? Of course you did! But just for the heck of it, here’s a recap: The second episode was full of happy stories. First of all we met Louella and her miniature poodle Tyra. Tyra was back in our Chepstow dog grooming salon getting her first…

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It’s a bit like going to the hairdressers…

Have you ever taken yourself to the hairdresser without really knowing quite what you want? Perhaps you have a vague idea but need to talk to your hairstylist because you’re not quite sure what will suit you best and what is possible given your type of hair and current style. Well, sometimes taking your dog…

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A few of our treatments you may not know about…

Many of our Cardiff dog grooming customers visit us on a regular basis for The Godfather – our complete dog grooming service. Others pop in for a Bark and Go which is a great treatment to keep your dog looking tidy in-between full grooms. But do you know about some of these service we offer?:…

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How to choose a great dog grooming salon

Well now, of course we’re completely biased and think we are the best dog grooming salon in Cardiff (and Chepstow!) but we’d like to share with you what we think makes a great salon. Dog loving staff! Have you ever been to a salon for the first time and the groomer just looks at your…

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A very brief history of dog grooming

Here at Mucky Pups, we consider ourselves to be the most modern dog grooming salon in Cardiff. However, if you have ever wondered how dog grooming began, it has a surprisingly long history. It all started way back in the Roman period when the Romans decided they would like to groom their poodles to represent…

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Need to pick up a doggy raincoat today?

Well it’s a bit grim outside and the forecast is for more rain today and maybe tomorrow too. Do you have a super fashionable raincoat for your fur-baby? If not, pop along to our Cardiff dog grooming salon to browse our selection and keep your doggy dry. Our raincoats make up just part of our…

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Not sure where to start? We’re here to help

Maybe you’re lucky enough to be the owner of a beautiful new puppy and you know before long your lovely pooch will need a groom. Or maybe you have been to other dog groomers in Cardiff but have been unhappy with the results. Maybe you just fancy a change (or your dog had told you…

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Some puppy care tips for between grooms

We sometimes get asked when it is OK to start grooming a puppy, and also at what age can you start bathing a puppy. The answer is that grooming can start right away and if your pup is looking a bit scruffy, he or she will benefit from a tidy up and groom any time….

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