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Question Adult Coat?

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Thank you to everyone as you are all so heplful! I have one more question please for your assistance. Circuit is now 6 months, and I thought I saw a articale on the inernet and now can't find it so ccorrect me if I'm wrong that I am suppose to shave him down around this time to allow for his adult coat? or due I just let him shed thorugh brushes.

Ps I promise I will be posting pics of my little guy soon.

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 05-29-2009, 04:47 PM
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I wouldn't shave him unless he starts matting really badly. Miley got matts so bad that was the only choice I had. If you can stay ahead of the matts and be faithful about brushing (although the matts appear magically overnight!) then you may be able to avoid the shave-down.
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(although the matts appear magically overnight!)
Just my 2 cents....

How true! Or you could get the puppy cut which is easier to maintain.
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Even a teddy cut (one step longer than a puppy cut) is way managable compared to full coat. Pixie has been in a teddy clip and it's a breeze to maintain.

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