Do Samoyeds Shed Lots? (Shedding Guide)

Portrait of Samoyed dog with puppies on beautiful landscape.

Samoyeds are large working dogs that were bred to hunt, herd and guard reindeer, as well as sled heavy loads across frozen Arctic expanses, for the Samoyede people of Siberia. They’re also incredibly cute! With fluffy white coats, dark almond shaped eyes, and a heart warming smile to boot, it’s hard not to fall completely … Read more

Do Cane Corsos Shed? (Corsi Shedding Guide)

Black Adult Cane Corso Close Up Portrait

Cane Corsos are large working dogs with an ancient Italian heritage. Throughout the ages, they’ve gone from fearlessly charging enemy lines in battle, to hunting and guarding livestock, to becoming one of the most popular dogs in the United States and abroad. Given his background, intimidating stature and loyal, protective nature, it’s easy to see … Read more

Do Mastiffs Shed? (English Mastiff Shedding Guide)

Mastiff dog standing on green grassy field.

Mastiffs are a large, powerful breed of dog that has been around for thousands of years. They were bred to guard, hunt, help soldiers, and battle fierce animals like lions, bulls, and bears during ancient times. So, at 30 inches tall and 130 pounds, Mastiffs are a force to be reckoned with. But they’re also … Read more

Do Alaskan Malamutes Shed a Lot? (Shedding Guide)

Alaskan Malamute walking in snow with trees in background.

Alaskan Malamutes are large working dogs that were bred by an Inuit tribe, known as Mahlemut, to haul heavy loads over long distances in the Arctic. These days, they are known for being playful, loyal, and affectionate family companions. Do they shed lots? Alaskan Malamutes have thick double coats that shed heavily year round, but … Read more

Do Tibetan Mastiffs Shed Much? (Shedding Guide)

Tibetan mastiff dog in the park

Tibetan Mastiffs are large working dogs that were bred to guard sheep and local tribespeople from wolves, bears and even tigers. They are mighty, watchful and loyal guardians. Do the shed much? Tibetan Mastiffs shed a small amount of fur throughout most of the year. However, you may notice a significantly heavier period of shedding … Read more

Do Siberian Huskies Shed Lots? (Shedding Guide)

Siberian Husky dog with blue eyes outdoor in summer, closeup.

Siberian Huskies are medium-sized sled dogs that originate from Northeast Asia, where they worked in packs to haul light loads over long, snow covered, distances. Huskies are loyal, energetic and friendly which makes them excellent working dogs as well as family companions. And yes, they shed – a lot. Siberian Huskies are an above average … Read more