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Is there a thing as too much brushing?
  • Post edited by sunyata at 2016-06-02 07:47:50
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    Hi @Rinatheshiba - all new members are required to post an introductory thread about themselves before they start asking questions. After that, the moderators will unlock your account so you can browse older threads and see if that question has been asked and answered previously.
  • @imBLASIAN Ive already posted an introductory thread awhile ago.
  • pyleapylea
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    Is there a reason you are brushing her 3x a day? Seems very excessive to me. Is she blowing her coat? What kind of brush are you using?

    I don't brush my shiba very often, maybe once every 2 weeks at the most. When she's actively shedding, however, I gently remove loose tufts of hair with my fingers and brush her with an undercoat rake.
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    Ah, it threw me off since this is posted in "Introductions" instead of "Grooming" has your account been unlocked?

    I brush my shiba once a day. I'm sure hair works itself loose throughout the day, but it shouldn't be significant enough to warrant multiple brushings.
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