Tips for Grooming Your Cat (3/8)

Want to keep kitty pretty? Then you’d better whip out that brush now and then. Click through our photo gallery and follow this simple guide.

What Grooming Equipment Do I Need?

What Grooming Equipment Do I Need?

Different types of cats have different grooming needs. Longhairs and semi-longhairs need several pieces of equipment: a wide-toothed brush to get rid of tangles, a finer brush or comb for the undercoat, and an unused toothbrush for sensitive facial areas. Scissors should have rounded ends to avoid injury if your cat moves suddenly.

Shorthairs require a basic bristle brush, as well as a cloth like chamois, velvet, or silk to shine the coat after brushing. The unique coats of Devon and Cornish Rexes need tender care with a soft brush.







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