Pet babysitting, caring, and beautifying services in Saigon get a “thriving” season. Many homeowners are willing to spend millions to beautify their pets.
Bathing dogs must be skilled
At first, the Dalmatian (like Dalmatian) is annoyed when strangers come home, this dog always growls and wants to attack the girl who wants to approach him. After an hour of getting to know, petting and talking, young girl Minh Chau, a domestic pet care worker, started to bathe this dog and after 10 minutes of bathing, drying, the dog was fur beauty staff.
“The most difficult thing for this person to do this is the initial contact with dogs and cats. Have to get acquainted and be friendly with them before bathing or trimming their hair, otherwise, I will easily be attacked by them. If the dog is not chained, it is easier than the dogs being locked up by the owner, because these dogs are very aggressive and can attack me even after I get used to and bathe them ”, Minh Chau just Bath for the dalmatian just said.
Born in 1988, she is a bachelor in tourism; But for more than a year, Minh Chau (living at 3/2 Street, Ward 11, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City) chose to look after and take care of pets.
“Coming to the job is quite accidental, seeing my friend paint her cat’s nails immediately came up with the intention why not do pet beauty services? And from then on, I started to work on this, ”Chau said.
To care for the pet at home, the owner has to pay bathing and beauty services from VND 80,000 to a million, depending on the request and type of pet that needs large or small care. If small animals, bathing is 80,000 VND, hair trimming costs 280,000 VND,… If deposited daily, the lowest price is 200,000 VND / day.
Show us the hand with the scar from a dog bathing in District 3 to scratch and attack, Chau said: “This is the first anniversary of when I took care of a puppy and I accidentally hurt So he went back to scratching. Fortunately, this dog was small and the wound was light so it was okay. This is also a lesson for the next time and also since then I have never been attacked ”.
It has been more than 3 years as a pet care and beauty salon at home. Mr. Nguyen Tuan Anh, a veterinarian with a veterinary clinic in District 9, Ho Chi Minh City, said that this service comes from families who love and raise pets but do not have time to take care of and bring pets. They go to a clinic or hospital for beauty and care, so they require care at home.
“This service person has to love the animals because this is not a simple job of holding a hose to spray them or cutting hair but cutting hair… Pet grooming and cleaning person requires skill. , persevere and before beautifying them, they have to spend time talking to the owner and close to them to understand the behavior of each animal ”, Mr. Tuan Anh shared.
International hospital, salon for… pets
With a friend, bring the Japanese Furry Dog to Petcare Hospital, Thao Dien Ward, District 2 to trim and paint the pet’s nails. Nearly 2 hours of beauty, this dog has a pink pedicure and eye-catching trimmed feathers, for 550,000 VND.
Hospitals and cosmetic centers for pets have recently sprung up quite a lot in HCMC. The price for each pet beauty treatment is not cheap either.
Nurses are manicure become dogs at Petcare Hospital
According to Dr. Nguyen Thi Huynh Hoa, in charge of Petcare Hospital, the hospital has the function of examination and treatment for pets, but customers mainly come to beautify pets.
“Customers mainly bring their pets with requests for hair trimming, oral hygiene, shaving lime, nail polish,… to adjust the tail, tidy the ears, even rework the pet’s teeth. The average price of each beauty treatment from 200,000 VND several million depending on the type “, said doctor Hoa.
According to nurse Hoang Thi Huong, the hospital is often the most popular on Tet occasion, because pet owners want to beautify their beloved animals for Tet. In particular, the hospital also accepts pets during the day or month for owners who are busy on business trips or workdays without anyone to look after their pets.
Mr. Minh Quang, an employee of Little Dog salon for pets on Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street, District 3, said: “The center works according to the needs of customers, if the customer requests to do normal or picky, then multiply Members will respond. For example, nail painting, nail polish if done normally, only cost 100,000 – 150,000 VND. In addition, if the customer wants to dye the hair in a flat or massage style, the lowest price is up to 1 million dongs”.
There are also many types of pet beauty services, from popular to high-end. For affordable prices, customers can go to veterinary clinics, but if they want their pets to be meticulously cared for, go to famous hospitals and aesthetics, with playrooms, swimming pools, and private dining rooms. pets according to each species.