Dog shedding dogs is a common sight for dog owners. However, there are dogs that shed their hair too much, which can make cleaning a problem and can become a particularly serious problem for people with allergies.
Below we list 10 heavy-shedding dog breeds, especially during the dog shedding season
#10 – Siberian Husky
The Siberian Husky is a dog breed native to the northeast of Siberia. The Siberian Husky was previously used as a sled dog in cold places. In order to adapt to the cold environment, they need a thick coat, so it is no surprise that the Siberian Husky is one of the heaviest shedding dogs.
#9 – Pembroke Welsh Corgi
The Pembroke Welsh Corgi is a small herding dog. They are famous for their short legs, and extremely cute appearance. Pembroke Welsh Corgi is native to Wales, to adapt to the cold weather in this place, they have a thick double coat. This is why they shed a lot at the time of their molting.
#8 – Labrador Retriever
Perhaps many will wonder, why Labrador Retriever is on this list. Although the Labrador Retriever has short, hard fur, it is very thick. Because they are usually active and hunt in the water, this coat helps them stay warm and dry quickly when operating underwater. Of course they also shed heavy hair at the time of their molting
#7 – Great Pyrenees
The Great Pyrenees, also known as the Pyrenean Mountain Dog, are adapted to snow-covered mountains, and are used as dogs to protect cattle from wolves and other predators. To adapt to the cold, the Great Pyrenees also possess a thick double coat and white. And of course, the Great Pyrenees are also heavy shedding dogs
#6 – German Shepherd Dog
German Shepherd Dog is a breed that is not too strange to dog lovers. Although the German Shepherd Dog does “blow” its coat twice a year, it still shed a lot all year round. And no matter what, the GSD is still the most wonderful companion and protector of the families that own them.
#5 – Chow Chow
Chow Chow is a Chinese-origin dog, with ruffled fur around the head and neck that makes them look like a lion. Chow Chow Chow is a dog who likes cleanliness, is also quite as fastidious as a cat. Chow Chow “blows” the coat twice a year, and during the shed period, they shed their hair in clusters
#4 – Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a small herding dog. They are dogs with innate beauty and sweetness. The Cardigan Welsh Corgi has a multicolored coat, from red to the popular blue-merle pattern. And they shed as heavy hair as their brother Pembroke Welsh Corgi.
#3 – American Eskimo
American Eskimo is originally from Germany. Their appearance is covered with a thick white coat, making their eyes and black nose become prominent, in addition, around their neck and chest is also covered with a thick coat of hair like a lion’s mane. The American Eskimo is also a heavy shedding dog
#2 – Alaskan Malamute
The Alaskan Malamute is a sled dog in Alaska. They are a big and strong breed with a special thick coat to adapt to the cold environment. Like the Siberian Husky, they are also a heavy shedding dog.
#1 – Akita
Akita is an ancient dog breed in Japan, famous for its loyalty and bravery. Akita are like other mountain dog breeds, with thick double coats, they also blow their coat twice a year. And they are actually very heavy shedding dogs.