What kind of brushes and combs do I need for sheltie?
I'm shopping at petEdge and trying to find right grooming tools for my sheltie. Help me to choose, bredeers!!! Thank YOu.
Asked By: young one - 8/11/2006
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We have two Shelties and have had very good results with these three brushes... More
Answered By: Radical Geezer - 8/11/2006
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You need a good slicker brush, an undercoat rake, a mat breaker, a greyhound come and a furminator tool would help alot.
Answered By: groomingdiva_pgh - 8/11/2006
For a comb, you need one that has strong teeth and not too close together and possibly (as I use) a curry comb.. I like the curry comb best
Answered By: norman7774 - 8/11/2006
Look for a brush that is made for the undercoat. It will have a lot of very thin metal bristles. And brush the dog everyday. Their hair actually has a little wave to it, you can see it more when they are wet after a bath, and they are prone to getting matted up if they are not brushed regularly.
Answered By: Kasey J - 8/11/2006
you should use long tooth combs to get the hair or maybe the "shed ender" brush. it works really good.
Answered By: tennis star - 8/11/2006
WhenI groom my uncles rough collies(same hair as a sheltie) I use several combs and brushes. the best brush is the slicker brush. I also use a shedding blade, undercoat rake(this one works very well on them), flee comb(metal comb), and a matbreaker(shelties get bad matts behind their ears). Also if you get some really... More
Answered By: Lauren - 8/11/2006
A universal slicker brush,and a greyhound comb,the mat breaker,and "The Stuff" conditioner...always brush with slicker first...then get a comb through the coat...especially under the chest and in the flank area...and the tail....if you spray "the stuff" first it will help with the brushout...shelties tend to mat behind... More
Answered By: petspakitty - 8/11/2006
Petedge is a great place to shop... More
Answered By: K G - 8/11/2006
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