Wahl UK

Double Coats


The double coat is divided into two separate layers, a soft fine topcoat and a coarse layer of long hairs underneath. The short hairs are typically woolly, and the longer hairs appear to be thick and fluffy. The denser the coat, the fluffier the coat will look. The undercoat protects the dogs from hot and cold temperatures, and the topcoat repels water.



Daily brushing will help with coat shedding.

With a wide variety of dog breeds with this coat type, some will require frequent clipping and others will benefit from regular trimming and tidying. This type of coat requires clippers that are powerful and have sharp blades in order to cut through the dense soft undercoat and course outer coat.



German shepherd, Dandie Dinmont Terrier, West Highland White Terrier, Old English Sheepdog, Newfoundland, Siberian Husky, Bearded Collie, Alaskan Malamute, Saint Bernards, Bernese Mountain dogs, Japanese Akita, Pomeranian, Samoyed, Chow Chow , Schipperke , Leonberger


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Double Row Rake and Shedding Blade

2in1 grooming tool that removes loose hair from the undercoat and top coat.
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Large Slicker Brush

The fine stainless steel bristles are designed to remove loose hair, debris and tough tangles to achieve a smooth coat. The firm pins are perfect for reaching deep into thick coats.
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Grooming Comb

The long stainless steel teeth are designed to remove mats and tangles with very little tugging as they penetrate to the root of your pet’s coat.
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Super Trim

A powerful, cordless trimmer for effective precision trimming of legs, feet, face and ears. Smooth running and quite, perfect for nervous dogs.
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SS Pro Dog Clipper

A powerful, quiet clipper that provides quick clipping. Is suitable for almost any type of coat.
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