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Help me DOG hair driving me crazy!!!

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Jeanne On April 23, 2010




London, United Kingdom
#1New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:11:40
I've got a wired hair terier and I love him to bits. So much so that he is in the house the entire day(as I work from home) and on my lap 50% of the day...and he is also a great heater in the bed even if my boyfriend is here as well.
He, the doggie is 8 months now and his hair is getting out of control (as I am posting this my eye is itching cause I think there is a hair in)...It's everywhere. What can I do...I comb him (outside) and give him frequent baths but it's not working.

Anybody got some advice...some sort of gadget apart from the hoover that will sort this out...

I know I know he should stay outside but I'll keep him outside when I mangage to get him a doggy-friend...
x_Laura_x On about 8 hours ago
Majestic Unicorn





East Grinstead, United Kingdom
#2New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:12:56
I feel your pain, I've got a white dog and her hair is just absolutely everywhere, we've not found a way to stop it. We brush her loads but her hair still comes out everywhere.
boxerdc On December 18, 2012

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#3New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:14:16
My advice is to get used to it, and start buying clothes that are close to the same color as he is.

You don't get the love and devotion of a dog without the shedding of his fur, unless you buy one of those hideous little naked rat dog chihuahuas.
xTeddyx On April 30, 2012
Teddy Hugs





On my mind, Georgia
#4New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:15:54
I clean every day in order for my pet hair to not bother me or anyone else. I have 4 cats and 2 dogs and have no problems because of cleaning every day. Just light dusting and vacuuming
ReAdSaLoT On November 06, 2014
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#5New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:46:13
I got an $85 Eureka pet hair vacuum at Walmart, sucks the stuff up like a miracle. I love it. I have a bigger more expensive vacuum, but this has a special attachment. Woosh, hair gone.
claudibee On November 13, 2009
I will NOT!!


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, United Kingdom
#6New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 15:49:25
I know the feeling. A permamently moulting Jack Russell. She holds on to the dark hairs and shares the white ones with us.
Dabby On December 05, 2013




liverpool, United Kingdom
#7New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:24:12
@Jeanne Said

I've got a wired hair terier and I love him to bits. So much so that he is in the house the entire day(as I work from home) and on my lap 50% of the day...and he is also a great heater in the bed even if my boyfriend is here as well.
He, the doggie is 8 months now and his hair is getting out of control (as I am posting this my eye is itching cause I think there is a hair in)...It's everywhere. What can I do...I comb him (outside) and give him frequent baths but it's not working.

Anybody got some advice...some sort of gadget apart from the hoover that will sort this out...

I know I know he should stay outside but I'll keep him outside when I mangage to get him a doggy-friend...


Treat the source. Give him a table spoon or so of CORN oil every day. Much less if he's a little dog. A lab can have a table spoon, a toy dog maybe a teaspoon. It keeps their coat healthy and keeps them from shedding as much.
plebian_angel On April 25, 2012
Intergalactic hussy





a great future,
#8New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:29:40
@readsalot Said

I got an $85 Eureka pet hair vacuum at Walmart, sucks the stuff up like a miracle. I love it. I have a bigger more expensive vacuum, but this has a special attachment. Woosh, hair gone.



Do you know the model? I need a vacuum and will have 2 cats and one dog in my apt
Dabby On December 05, 2013




liverpool, United Kingdom
#9New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:33:38
@plebian_angel Said

Do you know the model? I need a vacuum and will have 2 cats and one dog in my apt



take the cats here plebs :

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plebian_angel On April 25, 2012
Intergalactic hussy





a great future,
#10New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:34:04
@dabby Said

take the cats here plebs :




But I like my cats
debbier1999 On October 04, 2009




Perryville, Missouri
#11New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:47:26
We have 2 dogs and 4 cats too and the hair is a real problem for my husband. I haven't found anything that really works but I'm going to have to try the Eureka pet hair vac. As far as I'm concerned, the animals are worth putting up with the hair for all the love they give you.
sweetheart5545 On November 06, 2013




, Florida
#12New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 16:51:27
I have that problem with my dogs also
ReAdSaLoT On November 06, 2014
Worrying only causes





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#13New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 17:33:23
@plebian_angel Said

Do you know the model? I need a vacuum and will have 2 cats and one dog in my apt


I'll pm you when I have a sec.
plebian_angel On April 25, 2012
Intergalactic hussy





a great future,
#14New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 17:50:09
@readsalot Said

I'll pm you when I have a sec.



Thanks
Jeanne On April 23, 2010




London, United Kingdom
#15New Post! Aug 20, 2009 @ 19:00:47
Thanks so much for all your feedback.
Dabby I will try the corn oil.
I love my little poochy so much and the hair is part of the deal. Luckily I'm not such a fan of black clothing but my bf and everyone else who visits is and even cleaning everyday gets the ones that fly off him when he's excited
And I also look out for a small power hoover thingy. Wish someone could invent something that doesn't make a sound but can extract the hair direct of the dog while brushing him.
I would pay good money for an invention like this.
Glad there is so much animal lovers like myself out there!!!
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