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Will shaving my pug help with shedding?
Last Updated: 19th June, 2020
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Moreover, how do I stop my pug from shedding so much?
7 Tried and Tested Tips To Minimize Pug Shedding AtHome
- Daily hair brushing will also minimize pug shedding-- and agreat way to bond with your pet, too.
- Bathe your pugs regularly using a deshedding shampoo.
- Dry off your pet after bathing with a towel or a cool-blowdryer will do.
- Do brush and massage your pug outside the house.
- Pay extra attention to your pug's food.
Secondly, does pug shed a lot? If you are not willing to commit yourself to yourpug for it's entire lifetime then a pug, or any breedof dog, is not for you. They shed hair 357 days a year moreprofusely twice a year, with some pugs having double coatswho shed even more. So if your family has allergies then apug is not for you.
In this regard, can I shave my dog to stop shedding?
Shaving a double coated dog does notstop the shedding – it only makes the hair thatis shed shorter. Know that to DE-SHED it is easier,healthier and more effective than shaving it down. Brush andcomb it and regularly bathe and condition it.
How do you minimize dog shedding?
While you cannot stop a healthy dog from normalshedding, you can reduce the amount of hair in yourhome by brushing your dog regularly. Your veterinarian orgroomer should be able to recommend a specific type of brush orcomb that will work best for your dog's hairtype.