Make sure the water has the correct temperature before you start rinsing your dog.
Too hot water will cause burns, and too cold water will be very uncomfortable for
your dog. When the water has the right temperature, begin by thoroughly wetting down
Slowly pour the mixed shampoo over the dog. Squeeze or 'stroke' the shampoo into
the coat. Do not work it back and forth like you would do with the hair on your head,
this contributes to matting and knotting. If your dog is really durty, you can rince
out the shampoo and you repeat these steps.
Rince out thoroughly. Left in shampoo can cause itsch and irritations
Take the the watering pot or bottle with mixed conditioner and pour the mix over
the coat. Follow the same steps as when using a mix of shampoo. Rince out thoroughly.
In case the coats tends to mat easily, you can leave in some conditioner
Lift the dog out of the tub and let it shake the water of it's coat. After that,
you take a towel and your sqeeze the coat dry. Don't rub the towel, this will create
new knots. Continue using the 'stroking', squeezing the hair, and patting methods
for best results