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annoellyn
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16-04-2018, 12:27 PM

Trimming, not shaving a GSD

Is it okay to trim, not shave, a GSD so her tummy, legs, and tail don't get so muddy in this season? 😊
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Meg
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16-04-2018, 04:39 PM
Hi annoellyn I would not cut the coat of a GSD in any way, a daily grooming should remove loose coat and brush out dry dirt and dust .
Muddy legs and tummy are best washed and yes I know it is a chore, I have to wash my dog's legs after every walk at the moment and I keep a bowl/ bucket/towels ready in the garage for this purpose.
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16-04-2018, 05:33 PM
I've got a trimmer so I trim Dillons tummy, elbows and the inside of his back legs keeps him cool and stops the matts
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