We provide a great selection of faux fur dog coats and jackets to choose from.
Coat textures vary tremendously. Some coats make the dogs more cuddly and others make them impervious to cold water. Densely furred breeds such as most and types can have up to 600 hairs per inch, while fine-haired breeds such as the can have as few as 100, and the "hairless" breeds such as the and the have none on parts of their bodies. The texture of the coat often depends on the distribution and the length of the two parts of a dog's coat, its thick, warm (or ) and its rougher, somewhat weather-resistant outer coat (, also referred to as ). Breeds with soft coats often have more or longer undercoat hairs than guard hairs; rough-textured coats often have more or longer guard hairs. Textures include:
Today, dogs exhibit a diverse array of fur coats, including dogs without fur, such as the . Dog coats vary in texture, color, and markings, and a specialized vocabulary has evolved to describe each characteristic.
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Faux Fur Dog Coats and Jackets | Designer Dog Clothes
These elegant dog coats are absolutely high end and true designer dog clothes. Make no mistake with imitations, these dog clothing lines were designed for those that want the best for their furry friends. Corded: The fur on these coats are twisted into dreadlocks. These coats need a fair amount of work upfront to prevent the hair from tangling into mats. Dogs with corded coats include the Puli and the Komondor. Poodles can also be corded.Dog fur comes in short coats, long coats — and everything in between — and ranges from curly to straight, puffy to wiry, bald to long. Some dogs come equipped with dreadlocks and a few have no hair at all (or very little)!Evolutionarily, those breeds that originated from the harsh Northern climates needed a dense undercoat to protect and warm them through the frigid winter months, and would shed this undercoat as the need for it waned with the increasing daylight hours of spring and summer months. In today’s world of mostly climate-controlled, pampered and indoor companion animals, the environmental effects of changing seasons and day lengths on fur coats are minimized. Double-coated dogs that enjoy the outdoors, and as a result, spend most of their time outside, will usually have two distinct seasons of shedding that respond to the changing season from winter to spring and fall to winter. Indoor dogs tend to shed at a fairly consistent and continuous rate, unless other factors trigger a more pronounced shed.