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Whether we like it or not, all dog breeds shed hair. It's a natural process (even humans "shed" hair!) and something dog owners have to live with. However, there are certain breeds that shed very little hair compared to the other dogs. For example, Poodles and Terrier breeds. A list of other dogs that don't shed much is represented below.

Please remember that if you have one of the mentioned breeds, it doesn't guarantee little shedding. A lot depends on the dog's overall health condition and proper diet. Dogs that do not receive a sufficient and well balanced amount of nutrients are very likely to have coat problems such as dull hair or excessive shedding. Make sure you provide your companion with a high quality grain free or raw diet. In addition, consider getting a brush called "Furminator". Many dog owners have admitted its efficiency in dog shedding reduction.

Read also: Hypoallergenic Dog Breeds

Airedale Terrier
American Water Spaniel
Australian Terrier
Bedlington Terrier
Bichon Frise
Black Russian Terrier
Border Terrier
Boston Terrier
Bouvier des Flandres
Brussels Griffon
Cairn Terrier
Chinese Crested
Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Giant Schnauzer
Glen of Imaal Terrier
Irish Terrier
Irish Water Spaniel
Italian Greyhound
Kerry Blue Terrier
Lakeland Terrier
Lhasa Apso
Manchester Terrier
Miniature Schnauzer
Norfolk Terrier
Norwich Terrier
Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen
Portuguese Water Dog
Sealyham Terrier
Scottish Terrier
Silky Terrier
Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier
Standard Schnauzer
Tibetan Terrier
Welsh Terrier
West Highland White Terrier
Wire Fox Terrier
Wirehaired Pointing Griffon
Yorkshire Terrier

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