Wiry coats are a combination of two layers, soft undercoat, and a longer wiry topcoat. Breeds with these coat types feel rough and harsh with a wiry appearance.
COAT GROOMING TIP
These coat types are sometimes referred to as broken coats and despite its short length this coat is prone to tangle and require regular home grooming.
BREEDS WITH THIS COAT TYPE
Miniature Schnauzer, Welsh Terrier, Lakeland Terrier, Border Terrier, Schnauzer, Irish Terrier, Norfolk Terrier, Scottish Terrier, Welsh Springer spaniel, Airedale Terrier, Cairn Terrier, Irish wolfhound, The Otterhound