How Do You Wash a Dog With Selsun Blue Shampoo?

To wash a dog with Selsun Blue, prepare the wash area, brush the dog's fur, and coax the dog into the tub, wet the dog, massage Selsun Blue into the fur from the neck down, then rinse the dog thoroughly. Dry the dog's fur with a towel.

  1. Prepare the bathing area

    Have towels, treats and brushes handy. Put a rubber mat on the floor of the tub, and fill the tub with warm water.

  2. Brush the dog's fur

    Brush the dog's fur to remove excess hair and tangles.

  3. Place your dog in the tub

    Lead the dog to the tub, and either lift or cajole him into the tub.

  4. Wet the dog

    Use a cup or small bucket to thoroughly wet the dog, avoiding the ear and eye area as much as possible.

  5. Apply the shampoo

    Apply a small amount of Selsun Blue to your palm. Rub the shampoo into the dog's fur from the neck down. Gently massage the shampoo into the coat. Avoid the face area.

  6. Rinse out the shampoo

    Use the cup or bucket to pour water over the dog's coat. Drain the tub. Use a handheld shower head to thoroughly rinse the shampoo from the dog's fur.

  7. Dry the dog

    Use the towels to remove as much excess moisture from the dog's fur as possible.