types of dog coats

Discover the diverse range of dog coat types and their unique characteristics.


Long Coat

Characterized by its length, the long coat can touch the ground and requires regular grooming.


Short Coat

Low maintenance and smooth to the touch, short coats are common among many breeds.


Medium Coat

Not too long, not too short - medium coats offer a balance and may have a wavy or straight texture.


Double Coat

Comprising of a soft undercoat and a harsh outer coat, double coats provide insulation against harsh weather.


Curly Coat

Spiraled and springy, curly coats are often hypoallergenic and require regular grooming to prevent matting.


Wire Coat

Rough to the touch, wire coats are dense and provide protection against rough terrains.


Silky Coat

Soft and glossy, silky coats give a luxurious feel and often have a flowing appearance.


Hairless Coat

Lacking fur, hairless breeds have unique skin that requires protection from the sun and cold.

Coat Care Tips

Regardless of the coat type, regular grooming ensures a healthy and shiny fur for your canine companion.