Great idea on rinsing his tail!
When you say nylon scrubber, do you mean the flat type, or the round type?
I love to get the old fur out. I think that it makes them itch, they look better without it, and the house looks better without it being shed, too!
Boy, it's pretty warm there today! It's mid-70's here today.
Well, that's one more thing down from your list! Good work.
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