Coat

Epistasis in Cat Coat Genetics

Epistasis in Cat Coat Genetics

Today, we’re decoding one of the mysteries of genetics that relates to your Basepaws DNA report of results. It’s called epistasis, a phenomenon that occurs when the observable expression...

How to Groom a Golden Retriever?

How to Groom a Golden Retriever?

Golden retrievers originated in Scotland in the late 1800s. They were initially bred as hunting dogs and prized for their retrieving skills. Golden retrievers are also popular family pets,...

How Often Should You Bathe Your Dog?

Ever wondered how often it’s appropriate to bathe your dog? If your pup absolutely hates bath time and you let him void it as much as possible, you might...

How to Groom a Bichon Frise?

Bichon Frise (pronounced bee-SHON free-ZAY) dogs are a small but active breed of dog that is known for their sweet temperament. This breedis thought to be a descendant of...

How To Identify Your Cat’s Coat Type?

Do you know what fur type your kitty has? Different breeds of cats have different types of coats. Some cats have short hair, some have long. There are tabby...

What Do Dog Fleas Look Like?

Fleas are tiny little insects, roughly around 3mm in length, with long back legs designed for jumping long distances. They don’t have wings, but they can travel quite far...

How do I know if my cat has a healthy coat?

Different breeds of cats have different types of coats. A feline’s fur plays an essential role in her body and health. Their coat serves as an insulating layer between...

Dog Hair Loss Home Remedies: Do They Work?

Dog Hair Loss Home Remedies: Do They Work?

Hair loss in dogs is a common occurrence, and dermatologic (skin) conditions are some of the most common reasons dogs are brought to the veterinary clinic every year. In...

Do Dogs Shed More in the Summer?

Do Dogs Shed More in the Summer?

Lounging by the pool, road-tripping with the windows down, and watching the sunset from your favorite bench at the dog park are just a few of the activities you...

Q & A with Our Clean Beauty Chemist

At Rowan, we take pride in developing clean beauty products purposefully formulated for dogs’ skin and coat needs. One of the brains behind these formulations is our clean beauty...

How Do I Brush My Dog?

Dog hair is everywhere—nestled in the cushions of your couch, piled in corners on the floor, clinging to the fabrics of your go-to black dress. If your pet is...

How to Make a Dog’s Coat Shiny

Taking care of your dog can feel like a full-time job, especially when you’re starting out. But it’s all worth it. You love them with all your heart, and...

Types of dog coats

It’s not unusual for us humans to have several coats that we don throughout the year. We pick them to match out mood, the weather, the temperature and our...

Fall Coat Care Tips

The days of hot temps and poolside lounging have come to an end and autumn is upon us. Here are some tips to care for coats in the cooler...

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