Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Clever brush!

Global Pet Expo held many clever products, and the self cleaning retractable bristle brush was definitely one of them. A press of a button and the brush is smooth. Another press, and it has a large number of stainless steel bristles.

The brush comes from Rinse Ace and is easy to clean and store. I've been trying it on our American Eskimo - a dog with extreme amounts of hair - and it seems to work well.

I like that the brush can be stored without getting entangled in everything else; I've even had brushes ruin other things in the same drawer and that's not likely to happen with this one. I also like that the hair comes off without putting up a fight.

A word of caution: many bristle brushes are very sharp, and this one is not an exception. My dog barely even notices the brush, but a pet with a thinner coat would probably appreciate a light touch.

Besides brushes, Rinse Ace also has a number of cool pet bathing products, like quick-connect sprayers for a standard shower head, shampoo mitts, bathing mats, and a pet hair-snare for easier cleanup.

From all the things I saw at Global Pet, this brush is one of the products that will stay with me the longest.




3 comments:

  1. Those types of brushes are pretty cool and make it easy to get all the fur out of the brush!

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    1. Yes! My American Eskimo leaves little balls of hair everywhere no matter how much we brush him - it looks like it's snowing - and the brush is usually full of hair because emptying it is so much work. Just like that, life became a little easier. =D

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