Dog hair can be difficult to understand.  All dogs are of different breeds and their coats have different hair textures and styles.

 
To comb and brush your dog is beneficial to their appearance as well as their  health.  When hair gets too tangled due to lack of combing and brushing it can cause severe matting. Matted hair can cause skin conditions such as hot spots, abrasions and discomfort tangledpoochblogto your dog.
 
It is important to brush your dog as well as follow up with a comb. Monthly grooming is recommended and in some cases bi-weekly grooming. Avoid leaving sweaters and collars on your dog when inside your home. Leaving apparel on your dog for too long can cause matting. A tangle free dog makes for a healthy coat, skin and happier dog.