Big Green Egg - EGGhead Forum - The Ultimate Cooking Experience...
Are you happy it’s finally National BBQ Month? While we like to BBQ year round, May is our favorite because the whole country is celebrating delicious food. If you’re new to cooking BBQ on your EGG, check out our Smoking Basics Publication...if not, proceed to some of our favorite recipes! We love Dr. BBQ’s Coffee Rubbed Brisket, Famous Dave’s Sticky Ribs and Virginia Willis’ Pulled Pork. Pair with this cheesy favorite for a winning way to start off May!

Big Green Egg headquarters has moved - come visit our new showroom and check out the museum and culinary center too! 3786 DeKalb Technology Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30340

Looking for a good dog shampoo

What do you guys recommend for a good dog shampoo that also kills fleas?  We just got a new member of the family yesterday evening and want to give her a bath.  It has been a while since we had a dog. 

I want to give her a bath today, so shipping would not be an option.  I have Walmart, Petsmart, Tractor Supply, and Southern States close by. 
Thanks,

Matthew
---------------------------------------------------------------------
"Be kind; as everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about"
---------------------------------------------------------------------
Thomasville, NC - Large BGE (w/Nest) - Plate Setter - Maverick ET-733 - BBQ Guru Party-Q (new design ) Pizza Stone - BGE V-Rack - Weed Torch (to light egg) - Grid Extender - Bayou Classic 14" CI griddle

Facebook
My Photography Site
·

Comments

  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,276
    You don't need to shampoo for fleas anymore. There is a cream available that you apply to the back of the neck every few months.

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

    ·
  • tarheelmatttarheelmatt Posts: 3,093
    I have a vet appointment, but its not for a few days.  When we had our last dog, we applied K9 Advantix II every month for fleas.  However, I need her weight first so I can purchase the right type as they go by weight.  Is that what you are referring to?
    Thanks,

    Matthew
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    "Be kind; as everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about"
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    Thomasville, NC - Large BGE (w/Nest) - Plate Setter - Maverick ET-733 - BBQ Guru Party-Q (new design ) Pizza Stone - BGE V-Rack - Weed Torch (to light egg) - Grid Extender - Bayou Classic 14" CI griddle

    Facebook
    My Photography Site
    ·
  • MaskedMarvelMaskedMarvel Posts: 1,253
    I have had amazing success with a squeeze bottle made up if Dawn and a little vinegar. Read about it on the internet. Couldn't believe the results. Give it a try.
    Large BGE -- Greensboro!


    ·
  • Little StevenLittle Steven Posts: 27,276
    I'm not at home right now so I can't give you the brand. I do know that my wife uses it on all three dogs and a cat. That's a Chihuahua, a Bijon and a bernese and a nasty mutt cat. Same stuff for all and I think its just a little on her fingertip.

    Steve 

    Caledon, ON

     

    ·
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 16,815
    i gave up on the flea baths and use frontline drops once a month, everymonth. for shampoo i use regular head and shoulders as my last dog had allergies to every shampoo out there and that seemed to work the best.
    ·
  • tarheelmatttarheelmatt Posts: 3,093

    i gave up on the flea baths and use frontline drops once a month, everymonth. for shampoo i use regular head and shoulders as my last dog had allergies to every shampoo out there and that seemed to work the best.
    Interesting.  I have read where some folks are using Johnson&Johnson brand baby shampoo for dogs as its gentle for their coats. 
    Thanks,

    Matthew
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    "Be kind; as everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about"
    ---------------------------------------------------------------------
    Thomasville, NC - Large BGE (w/Nest) - Plate Setter - Maverick ET-733 - BBQ Guru Party-Q (new design ) Pizza Stone - BGE V-Rack - Weed Torch (to light egg) - Grid Extender - Bayou Classic 14" CI griddle

    Facebook
    My Photography Site
    ·
  • fishlessmanfishlessman Posts: 16,815
    petsmart should have the frontline, they should even have the scale, eitherway i just bring the dog to the vet office and weigh him, they never charged me for that with or without an appointment
    ·
Sign In or Register to comment.