Why Your Short-Haired Dachshund Shedding Too Much?


Picking the right dog for you includes the weight of pros and cons such as shedding.

Short Haired Dachshund Shedding – What To Know?

Short-haired dachshund shedding isn’t seasonal and is instead fairly consistent throughout the year.

Are Short Haired Dachshunds Hypoallergenic?

No dog is truly hypoallergenic and neither are dachshunds. 

Is Your Short-Haired Dachshund Shedding Too Much?

If you have a short-haired Doxie that has started to shed more than usual.

There are quite a few things that can be causing this. Here are some of the most common causes and some rarer but also noteworthy issues:

Stress Imbalanced diet Insufficient exercise Bad coat care (lack of brushing and baths, unaddressed hair matting, etc.)

Bad hair products Hormonal imbalances Skin parasites (fleas, ticks, mange mites, and others)

Skin issues such as Alopecia, Acanthosis Nigricans, and others Tumors and other underlying conditions

As you can see, short-haired dachshund shedding really isn’t anything significant. Or, at least, it shouldn’t be. 

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