Tag: Thermoregulation

A deeper look into the coats role in the dog’s thermal regulation

We have already established in the earlier post that every breed has the same thermal regulation – there is no special rule for so-called double-coated breeds.  And we know what risks that is involved for the look of the coat if we clip them… Continue Reading “A deeper look into the coats role in the dog’s thermal regulation”

To shave or not to shave – a look into the literature about dogs thermal regulation,coat growth and more……

Every summer comes the heated debate about clipping so-called double-coated breeds. The debate has been going on for ages and it is like a religious debate where you have 2 fundamentalists discussing who´s God is the right one. Its been flaring up on the… Continue Reading “To shave or not to shave – a look into the literature about dogs thermal regulation,coat growth and more……”