Best Short-Haired Dogs

If you're not prepared for the frustrations of having an uneducated dog, don't bring one home simply because it's cute. 

Italian Greyhounds need weekly to biweekly baths, nail trims, and gland expression to stay healthy and happy. Before bathing, blow your dog dry. 

Short Boston Terrier hair is silky and fine. A weekly brushing with a soft-bristled brush or grooming mitt reduces shedding. 


Bostons only need baths once a month to every six weeks unless they get into a great mess, which they often do

Mini Pins are wiry. They lose hair, but weekly brushing helps control it. 

Just a monthly bath, but keep them warm. Shivering shows they dread cold. If soap gets in their erect ears, rinse them well.

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