Did you know…

1. All dogs shed. Yes, all dogs, though some more than others.  There is no such thing as a non-shedding dog, unless your dog is one of these.

2. Dogs with “hair” instead of fur, shed a lot less, but are more likely to mat if not groomed.

3. Dogs kept indoors year-round may shed year-round because their body is “confused” by the lack of change in season, but some dogs are just genetically programmed to shed year-round.

4. Shedding helps a dog maintain a healthy coat by old, dirty fur/hair with shiny new fur/hair.

5. When a dog sheds its seasonal winter undercoat, that’s actually called “blowing their coat,” not shedding.

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