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Grooming/clipping question

August 26th, 2006, 10:30 PM
I am going to trim Melei's hair myself with clippers, but I have one question before I start.

cah I cut off her whiskers or is like cat whiskers and will cause problems if they are gone?

I can't remember if the groomer took them off or not

August 26th, 2006, 10:38 PM
Everybody I know who gets groomed gets the whiskers groomed too. I find it makes them a bit prickly though, but there's no harm as far as I know.:)

Just be careful that the razor doesn't get too hot.

August 26th, 2006, 10:39 PM
Thank you for the fast reply! I am off to trim Melei when I am done :)

Angies Man
August 27th, 2006, 11:03 AM
Shave them off. Dogs, in my experience, don't seem to be particularly sensitive around the muzzle. I don't think they serve any sensory function.

September 1st, 2006, 09:31 AM
please send photos:crazy: