The long and short of it

Due to irresponsible breeding practices and mixed-breed home litters, determining your dog’s coat type may not be as simple as just knowing their breed. Photo by Hayffield L on Unsplash

Double/ Single Coat:

Single-coated dogs have one layer of fur over their skin, making them easier to groom. Photo by dole777 on Unsplash
Double-coated dogs get rid of the old coat and grow a new undercoat twice a year, in preparation for the new season. Photo by Andy Lyell on Unsplash

Short/Long Coat:

Even short coat dogs can have a double coat. The pug is an example. Photo by Mink Mingle on Unsplash
Long-coated dogs have coats with a tendency to mat and tangle, and need delicate care for them. Photo by Inge Marije de Boer on Unsplash

Coat Texture:

All dogs, whether single or double-coated and short or long-coated, can have these coat textures — Smooth, Wire, Curly, Corded and Heavy. Photo by Hannah Lim on Unsplash
As far as our beautiful Indies go, you cannot be sure what kind of coat you’ll get. Photo by Pavan Naik on Unsplash

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A blog to take the Pressure out of all things Kukur. Taking care of your dog doesn't need to be stressful!