Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital
16915 San Fernando Mission Blvd, Granada Hills Ca 91344

Pet Grooming

Regular pet grooming is more than just keeping your furry friend looking his best. It can be an aspect of maintaining the overall health of his fur and his general wellbeing. Brushing, bathing, and nail trimming can play a role in preventing skin problems, infections, and discomfort for your pet. If you are interested in emergency pet care from a “veterinarian near me,” we at Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital in Granada Hills, CA, are here to help.

Pet Grooming

The Benefits of Regular Pet Grooming

Pet grooming can come with different potential benefits. Here are a few:

•           Improved Skin and Coat Health: Regular grooming removes loose hair, dirt, and allergens that can irritate your pet's skin and lead to infections.

•           Early Detection of Health Issues: During the grooming process, you might discover lumps, bumps, or other skin abnormalities that could be signs of underlying health problems. Early detection may be crucial for successful treatment.

•           Reduced Shedding: Consistent brushing helps remove loose hair before it sheds around your home, making it easier to maintain a clean living space.

•           Prevention of Matting: Matted fur can trap moisture, leading to skin irritation, infections, and pain for your pet. Regular grooming helps prevent mats from forming.

•           Enhanced Comfort: A clean and well-groomed pet is generally more comfortable than an unkempt one. Regular grooming can help remove debris that can cause itching and scratching.

Grooming Considerations

The grooming needs of your pet will vary depending on their breed, coat type, and overall health. Short-haired breeds may only require occasional brushing, while long-haired breeds may need daily brushing to prevent matting. Certain breeds require professional grooming for specific coat styles.

When grooming your pet at home, it can be important to use pet-specific shampoos and conditioners. Avoid using human products on your pet, as they can be too harsh for your pet.

If you're unsure about how to groom your pet properly, or if your pet has any health conditions that require special grooming considerations, consult with a veterinarian.

Veterinarian Near You in Granada Hills, CA

We at Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital are a trusted veterinary resource for pet owners in Granada Hills, CA. Our team veterinarians can provide emergency pet care services to help your pet recover from injuries, acute conditions, and more.

Get a Pet Exam and Puppy & Kitten Care from a Veterinarian Near you

Contact our team at Mission Veterinary Clinic and Animal Emergency Hospital in Granada Hills, CA, today to discuss your pet's grooming needs and help ensure his long-term health and well-being. Our friendly staff is here to answer any questions you may have and help you establish a personalized grooming routine for your furry companion. Call us at (818) 363-8143 for a pet exam and puppy & kitten care from a “veterinarian near me.”

Primary Location


16915 San Fernando Mission Blvd,
Granada Hills, CA 91344


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm


9:00 am - 11:30 pm