Coat 101: How to Deep Condition (Using the Diamond Series)

In order to deep condition a coat, we need to apply the conditioner on clean coat and then use heat to allow the conditioner to penetrate into the dog's hair cuticle as much as possible. This is easier to do then you think and can be done in the following steps. Step One Bathe your … Continue reading Coat 101: How to Deep Condition (Using the Diamond Series)

What is Coat Type?

All dog breeds can be categorized in one of the four basic coat types. The four coat types are: Smooth, Coarse, Drop, and Wire. Coat type varies by breed, and will change slightly over the coarse of the dog's life - which is why we recommend different shampoos and conditioners for puppy coat than we do an adult dog. For beginners, coat type can be a good indication on the amount of grooming that your breed will need.