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Nine local businesses offering at-home pet care

Doskey Mobile Veterinary Care
(504) 812-5986; www.doskeymobilevetcare.com
Dr. Pamela Doskey takes her veterinary show on the road to treat dogs, cats, ferrets, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters and other small pets in their homes. Doskey offers a full range of medical treatments, checkups, hospice and euthanasia services.

Fur de Leash
(504) 717-1569; www.furdeleash.com
Delgado Community College veterinary technician graduate Brandi Cooper helms this in-home pet grooming service, which offers bathing, hair styling, nail clipping and grinding, tooth brushing, ear cleaning and gland expressing — and she'll even add some color to your pet's fur on request. Currently, Cooper sets up her grooming area inside a pet's home, but plans to have a mobile trailer soon.

Fur De Lis Mobile Veterinary Services
(504) 669-7183; www.furdelismobilevet.com
Dr. Ashley K. Tahir's veterinary house call service provides comprehensive health exams, wellness checkups, immunizations, dental screenings, microchipping and diagnostic tests for heartworm, feline leukemia, allergies and more. It also offers in-home hospice care and euthanasia. The unit serves pets in Orleans, Jefferson, Plaquemines, St. Bernard and St. Charles parishes.

K-9 Kaboose Mobile Dog Grooming
(504) 874-0100; www.k9kaboose.com
Owner/pet stylist Jake Drago brings a customized trailer to pets' homes for one-on-one grooming treatments including bathing, styling, sanitary trims, nail clipping, ear cleaning, tooth brushing, hair conditioning and de-shedding treatments and more.

K9 Second Line
(504) 457-8204; www.k9secondline.com
The pet sitting and dog walking service provides in-home care for dogs, cats, birds and other pets. Cat care includes cleaning the litter box, and care for all pets includes bathing, feeding and dispensing medication. Dogs are walked in groups of no more than three. A pet taxi service is available for transporting animals to appointments. The service area comprises the New Orleans east bank, Metairie, Harahan and Kenner.

Muddy Paws Mobile Pet Grooming
(504) 235-3340; www.muddypawsmobile.com
The company has two mobile grooming salons featuring a full menu of services for dogs and cats, including bathing, hair trim or shave, removing mats from the coat, sanitary clips, nail trimming and polishing, ear cleaning, gland expression, tooth brushing and flea prevention. The service specializes in difficult dogs, as well as larger breeds and those with ambulatory difficulties.

Paws on Wheels
(504) 400-8184; www.facebook.com/pawsonwheelsmobile
The dog groomer brings a tricked-out van to dogs' homes and offers a hydro-surge aromatherapy bath, blow drying and styling, nail clipping, ear cleaning, gland expression and sanitary clipping. The service is for dogs 30 pounds or less. The company serves dogs in Metairie, Kenner and parts of New Orleans.

TLC Mobile Pet Grooming
(504) 460-8354
The grooming menu for cats and dogs includes bathing, hair clipping and styling, dematting, nail clipping and more. The business also offers pet sitting services and dog training.

Whiskers on Wheels
(877) 941-7537; www.whiskersonwheels.net
The mobile dog grooming salon comes to pets' homes and offers baths, ear cleanings, nail trims, brushing, hair clipping and styling — all inside a van. The business also offers nail grinding, gland expression, teeth cleaning, shaving and dematting. The staff is accustomed to working with pets of all ages and in all medical conditions.

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