Tag: Average Maintenance Coat

Brown Dachshund puppy standing outside near garden.

Do Dachshunds Shed Much?

Dachshunds are small dogs that were developed in Germany over 600 years ago to hunt badgers. Their short feet and long “sausage dog” bodies don’t just make ’em look unique, this also helped them dig into badger dens, and dispatch them, back in the day. Today, however, they’re better known as friendly, family companions with

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Wirehaired Pointing Griffon outside standing next to tree.

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon Shedding Guide

Wirehaired Pointing Griffons are known for their ability in the field as a versatile gundog and their rough, scruffy appearance. But they’re not just rugged sporting dogs, they also make friendly, loyal companions. And the good news is, they don’t shed very much! Griffs have a medium-length double coat made up of harsh, wiry outer

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Belgian Sheepdog running on dirt path surrounded by nature.

Do Belgian Sheepdogs Shed?

Belgian Sheepdogs (or Belgian Shepherds) are large working dogs that originate from Belgium, where they were commonly used to herd sheep. Over the years however, these intelligent, versatile dogs have also been used as police dogs, messengers and even helped soldiers in the military. Safe to say, few dogs can match his work ethic, trainability

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English Setter standing on the beach.

Do English Setters Shed Lots?

English Setters are medium-sized dogs that were originally bred to assist bird hunters by “setting” (or laying down) when they located game birds. When they’re not in they’re not in the field, however, they’re best known as friendly, relaxed companions. And thankfully, they don’t shed lots. The English Setter has a long, silky coat that

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Border Terrier laying on grass.

Do Border Terriers Shed? (Shedding Guide)

Border Terriers are small working dogs that were bred to hunt fox and control vermin on the farm. So it’s no wonder they are often described as being tough and courageous. But they’re also affectionate dogs that make excellent family companions. Do they shed much? Borders have a wiry outer coat and soft, dense undercoat

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Chihuahua laying on timber floor.

Do Chihuahuas Shed Lots? (Chi Shedding Guide)

Chihuahuas are small dogs that were named after the Mexican state of Chihuahua. They are often described as loyal, charming and bold, like a terrier, and are popular companions. Do they shed lots? Chihuahuas come in both short and long coat varieties, and some don’t have an undercoat, while others do. So it does depend

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