Dog Allergies and Shedding

One of the big questions we receive a dog allergies is whether dogs that shed excessively (long haired dogs) are more likely to induce allergies in people who have a dog allergy. Understanding the link between dog allergies and dog’s coat length, we found a really good article entitled ‘How to stop a dog shedding‘ over at K9 Magazine’s blog.

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In the article they discuss the hypoallergenic dog breed myth as well as the link between skin rather than hair as a cause of dog allergies.

This information is useful for people who are having problems with high shedding dogs as well as people who are thinking of getting a dog but are unsure what breeds to go for if an allergy is present.

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