10 Best Dog Shampoos | April 2017

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10 Best Dog Shampoos | April 2017
Overall Rank: 5
Best Mid-Range
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Overall Rank: 1
Best High-End
★★★★★
Overall Rank: 10
Best Inexpensive
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10
The Perfect Coat French Vanilla contains ultra-moisturizing oatmeal and French vanilla that leaves your dog feeling silky smooth. It can also help contain dandruff problems, but it isn't as concentrated as advertised.
  • available in 16, 32, and 64 oz. bottles
  • wont dry out your hands
  • scent doesn't last long
Brand Perfect Coat
Model 26851817079
Weight 3.9 pounds
Rating 4.2 / 5.0
9
The Soapberry Naturals Easy Rinse is gentle on pets and humans, so you don't need to wear gloves when you use it. Plus it contains Chinese herbs and essential oils that kill parasites, but won't harm your dog.
  • relieves insect bites
  • helps reduce inflammation
  • doesn't produce a thick lather
Brand Soapberry Naturals Easy
Model pending
Weight 1.2 pounds
Rating 4.0 / 5.0
8
The Nootie Medicated provides almost instant relief from dry skin and hot spots, plus it creates a foam that spreads evenly and helps you clean every nook and cranny. It can even help reduce shedding in some dogs.
  • safe to use with tick medication
  • won't leave that wet dog smell
  • the cap leaks easily
Brand Nootie
Model pending
Weight 1.2 pounds
Rating 4.1 / 5.0
7
The Vitality Systems Chlorhexidine is antiseptic and antimicrobial, so it's perfect for dogs who love to roll in the dirt or who regularly interact with other animals. It can even help fight staph infections.
  • mildest shampoo for skin allergies
  • helps in the treatment of mange
  • runs out pretty fast
Brand Vitality Systems / Soge
Model pending
Weight 1.1 pounds
Rating 4.0 / 5.0
6
The gentle Top Performance Fresh Pet is safe for puppies over six weeks old and is one of the most effective shampoos on dogs with long hair. It also won't leave your dog with itchy skin or teary eyes.
  • used in grooming salons
  • scent won't rinse off in a pool
  • doesn't leave the greatest shine
Brand Top Performance
Model TP562 91
Weight 8.8 pounds
Rating 4.5 / 5.0
5
The Groomer's Edge Desert Almond is a protein-enriched formula that strengthens your dog's fur and contains special deodorizers, so it's great for extra-stinky dogs. Plus, it won't remove flea treatments.
  • extends time between baths
  • leaves hair soft and lustrous
  • can irritate eyes
Brand Groomers Edge
Model 110-1
Weight 18.1 pounds
Rating 3.8 / 5.0
4
The Nature's Choice Dirty Dog comes in a hefty one-gallon container with a convenient carrying handle. It's the best shampoo for mostly-outdoor dogs because it removes tar, grease, and food stains.
  • helps lay short hair flat
  • can remove earwax
  • doesn't leave a pleasant scent
Brand Nature's Choice
Model KE200900
Weight 9.4 pounds
Rating 4.1 / 5.0
3
The Cloud Star Buddy Wash contains the soothing scents of lavender and mint, and creates a nice, thick lather that's easy to rinse off. It's especially good at making black dogs look extra clean, and leaves fur soft.
  • safe for frequent use
  • used by veterinarians
  • 10% of proceeds go to charity
Brand Cloud Star
Model 15201
Weight 8.9 pounds
Rating 4.6 / 5.0
2
The affordable Fifi & Fido Oatmeal is free of skin irritants like alcohol, dye, and parabens, and doesn't strip your dog's coat of essential oils. It's also a two-in-one product, eliminating the need to purchase conditioner.
  • has an easy pump top
  • formula is biodegradable
  • leaves coats looking shiny
Brand Fifi & Fido
Model pending
Weight 1.4 pounds
Rating 4.7 / 5.0
1
The Fresh N Clean 99600 is a highly concentrated formula with a 15 to 1 dilution rate, so a little will go a long way. Its extended scent technology will also leave your pup smelling clean for two weeks after his or her bath.
  • contains skin-healthy vitamin e
  • makes wiry hair more manageable
  • recipe is ph balanced
Brand Fresh N Clean
Model 99600
Weight 9.7 pounds
Rating 4.8 / 5.0

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