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Do owners of the Great Dane have to deal with a lot of shedding?

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According to Vetstreet, Great Danes shed moderately. While Great Danes have short hair, they tend to shed like other short-haired dog breeds. Great Danes tend to shed more in the spring and fall. However, proper grooming can minimize shedding.

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Do owners of the Great Dane have to deal with a lot of shedding?
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The best way to minimize shedding in Great Danes is through weekly brushing with a soft bristle brush or rubber brush mitt. During heavy shedding months, it may help to brush Great Danes on a daily basis. While bathing can help remove excess fur, Great Danes have sensitive skin and should only be bathed when they are dirty or smell bad.

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