Like those sweet short coated dogs? Read helpful tips on caring for yours and what to expect if you’re considering one.
Types of Smooth Coats
There is a slight difference in a smooth and short coat, in that the a smooth coat is going to be shorter in length and tighter to the body. This category includes but is not limited to:
Shedding and Maintenance
If low-maintenance is your thing, then this is the coat for you!
One drawback to this coat type is the shedding — expect a lot of it!
It’s most important to simply keep these dogs bathed. You can use a rubber or soft-bristled brush to knock some of their older hair lose from time to time. Be sure to also keep their nails trimmed.
When the time comes, make sure you read How to get the most out of your grooming appointment.
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