A set of good dog grooming clippers is something every dog owner should have on hand at all times, even if they have a dog that doesn’t necessarily need a haircut frequently. It does take a lot of patience to cut your own dog’s hair, but the experience can be a lot of fun as well. When choosing the right clippers for you and your pet, spend some time comparing features of the various brands because there is a very wide field to choose from. As with anything else, some of them offer all the bells and whistles, while others are just very basic in their design.
The Andis Pro-Animal Detachable Ceramic Blade Clipper is quiet and requires little, if any maintenance over several years. Both CeramicEdge and UltraEdge blades can be used with it, and the detachable blades are very easy to change. Dog owners who purchase this product usually give it rave reviews.
For versatility in cutting, the Wahl Pro-Series Complete Pet Clipper Kit works with or without the cord. The steel blades sharpen themselves and are designed to stay sharp longer. Most people who purchase this kit agree that it works great, although it may not be the best product for dogs with long hair.
The Andis Super 2-Speed Professional Animal Clipper has a shatterproof housing and boasts 25 percent more blade torque than similar models. They have a super locking blade and work with all CeramicEdge and UltraEdge blades. Few owners of this product have anything bad to say about them, even on dogs with thick undercoats.
The Oster A5 Turbo 2-Speed Professional Animal Clipper is one of the fastest choices on the market. It has a universal rotary motor and is designed in such a way that it feels cooler in your hand while running than other similar models do. The blade system is also detachable.
The Andis Super Deluxe Pet Clipper Kit with DVD features a pivot motor that boasts ultra-quiet operation to carefully around tender spots like the ears and face. The manufacturer claims that this clipper has four times the power of magnetic clippers. Owners appreciate the wide variety of heads that comes with this kit.