Tag: Medium Dog Breeds

Red Irish Terrier laying down on grass against a brick wall in the park.

Irish Terrier Shedding (All You Need to Know)

Irish Terriers are medium-sized, all-purpose farm dogs that originate from Ireland. They are easily recognized by their red coat and bold, courageous (yet gentle) nature. They don’t shed much either! Irish Terriers have short, dense, wiry coats that shed very little. Although they their coat does require regular brushing and either hand stripping or trimming

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Vizsla dog in autumn outside in the field during sunset.

Vizsla Shedding (All You Need to Know)

Vizslas (or Hungarian Pointers) are medium-sized, all-round hunting dogs that originate from Hungary. They’re often described as being energetic, versatile and affectionate too, so it’s easy to see how they’ve become such popular companions in the United States over the years. And thankfully, they don’t shed much either! Vizslas have short, smooth, single coats that

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Brown Boykin Spaniel running on grass.

Boykin Spaniel Shedding (All You Need to Know)

Boykin Spaniels originate from a town in South Carolina called Boykin, where they were bred to hunt game birds and retrieve waterfowl from local lakes. Given his skill in the field, trainability, and friendly nature while at home, it wasn’t long before his popularity grew. To the point he’s now the official state dog of

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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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Happy white American Eskimo Dog standing up.

American Eskimo Dog Shedding – What to Expect!

American Eskimo Dogs (Eskies) are playful, alert and highly intelligent dogs that come in three sizes (standard, miniature and toy). They are easily recognized by their puffy white coat and smiling expression, which kind of reminds me of a Samoyed. And yes – they shed! Eskies have a fluffy, straight, white double coat that sheds

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White Poodle dog outdoors on green grass

Do Poodles Shed Lots? (Shedding Guide)

Poodles are highly intelligent, athletic dogs that were once used for hunting and retrieving ducks in Germany. Today, however, they’re known as the national dog of France and are ranked as one of the most popular breeds in the U.S. by the American Kennel Club. They don’t shed much hair either. Poodles are a low

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