Dog groomers need to the have the right tools to be successful. Whether you’re an at-home groomer or a professional working in a grooming salon, you have a tool kit that includes all the utensils you’ll need. Having clean tools is just as important as having the right tools to work with, and Tool Klean recognizes that fact.
They understand the importance of properly sanitized grooming tools. This is why they created a line of products to help groomers keep their tools clean and hygienic. Wiping down tools with a cleaning solution will only remove the biological material, like fur, urine, feces, etc…
In order to reduce the amount of bacteria on your grooming tools, you’ll need to sanitize them. While some groomers prefer a liquid sanitizing solution, there are also products (like these from Tool Klean) that kill bacteria with ultraviolet light.
According to the Princeton Public Health Review, “Ultraviolet (UV) light kills cells by causing thymine bases in the cell’s DNA to interact and form dimers, which are then removed by the DNA’s own correction mechanisms…Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) utilizes these destructive properties of UV light to target pathogens. It uses short range UVC light via air or water to kill bacteria and viruses through the DNA interfering cell death mechanism.”
UV light has been proven to be effect at sanitizing hard surfaces and grooming tools. Many dog owners use this method, because it’s chemical free. Liquid sanitizing solutions are made with harsh chemicals, which could be toxic to the animals you work with.
Tool Klean Dog Grooming Tool Sanitizer Products Review
Hot Cup Tool Sanitizer
Pictured above is the Hot Cup Tool Sanitizer from Tool Klean. The device comes with a package of small glass beads. You fill the cup with the beads, and it heats to more than 200˚F.
The machine takes 12 minutes to come to temperature, and the indicator light lets you know when it’s ready for…