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What's Causing My Dog's Hair Loss?

6 monthes ago   |   By Bark Post

The average dog has about 15,000 individual hairs per square inch, while humans have a mere thousand. Not only is their hair 15 times more dense than our own, it also covers their entire body. No wonder our furry friends shed so much!
For many pups, heavy shedding is normal. But if your dog's hair loss seems excessive, it could indicate a skin problem or something more serious. Either way, living with dog hair is a small price to pay for the joys of being a pawrent!
As always, if your pooch is a senior or is suffering from severe itching, hair loss or skin lesions, it may be time to check...
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