• What Is Coat Blow & Will It Affect Your Dog?

    10 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    All dogs shed to some extent, but double-coated dog breeds like Siberian Huskies, Samoyeds, Akitas, and Malamutes put all the rest to shame! These pups “blow their coats” with the changing of the seasons.
    Unlike dogs with single-layered coats, double-coated breeds have a soft undercoat to help provide warmth in cold climates, and a longer top layer consisting of coarse guard hairs.
    Coat blow differs from everyday shedding in that it involves the hair coming out in large clumps rather than individual strands. The amount of hair can be alarming for unprepared owners and leave your pooch...
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