Dog Breeds That Don't Shed Much Hair

In the top of non-shedders, Poodles need regular grooming but hardly shed. Miniature and toy sizes suit apartments.


Adorable Maltese have long, silky coats that require daily brushing but minimal trimming. They shed very little.


Though their long locks need daily brushing, Shih Tzus hardly shed any hair. Regular trimming keeps their coat neat.

Shih Tzu 

Brussels Griffons have thick wiry coats that trap loose hair. Their hair needs stripping twice a year.

Brussels Griffon

Westies have a thick double coat that requires weekly brushing and stripping twice annually to remove dead hairs. 

West Highland White 

A Bichon's curly coat needs frequent brushing and trimming with minimal shedding. Some hair sticks to their cords.

Bichon Frise 

Short thin coats allow Greyhounds' dead hairs to fall off easily outside. Indoors they hardly shed any hair.


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