Excessive dog shedding?

Dogs naturally lose old or damaged hair by shedding. Although shedding is a normal process for dogs, the amount and frequency of hair that is shed often depends upon their breed type and nutrition it can also often show us the status of our pets health. Dogs who are always kept indoors, are prone to smaller fluctuations in coat thickness and tend to shed fairly evenly all year.

Now you may ask How Can I Reduce My Dog’s Shedding?

There are several tricks to making your dog shed less and reducing the amount of fur in your environment:

Home is where the dog hair sticks to everything but the dog.


How Can I Reduce My Dog’s Shedding?

    • Grooming Goes A Long Way. The easiest way to reduce the amount of fur loss is to make sure that you groom your dog regularly.
    • Frequent brushing allows you to loosen and remove the unhealthy hair and disperse natural oils.This results in a shiny, healthy coat that you and your canine can both be proud of!
    • Don’t Pass Up Bath Time. Bathing is also useful for stopping excessive dog shedding. The lathering motions will free the loose hair, which is then washed away as you rinse.
    • A balanced diet. Closely resembling humans in this matter we’ll set this example up : Remember when you ate those 2 cheese pizzas on Friday night because you did not want to cook after a long week? Now, have they appeared in the shape of two Red and white bouncy blemishes on your face? In the same way when we eat junk food and it can be shown through our skin health and clarity, the same goes for our four legged friends, their diet if not balanced correctly can show by the loss of hair , dry skin, oily skin l. 

In Patty B’s Grooming Salon our de-shedding treatment includes the use of a number of tools Including furminators and cleansing shampoos that  removes dead fur allowing new coat to break through. Their new coat will not only stop the shedding that can occur from stress, or seasonal changes but can be a staple in your pets health by indicating you there there might be something else going on nutritionally and with their skin as it eliminates the risk of rashes , infection ! The results are hugely beneficial to pet parents in preventing fur from being  an everyday struggle on your nice clean Beds,couches and clothes.