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As a dog parent and I guess you are, otherwise you won’t be here, you are probably familiar with your fluffy son’s shedding. Dogs naturally go through shedding cycles where they lose their hair and regrow new hair. The problem here is that it seems like ages before his coat grows back. luckily for you, There are several tips and tricks on How to get a dog’s hair to grow back quicker in short periods of time.

Check our Dog Hair Care section for more tips and tricks. And our Grooming Buyer’s guide for 2020.

sometimes dogs lose their hair with the changing of the seasons or he might have a condition that causes hair loss and sometimes for no apparent reason. for your dog to stay healthy they need to eat healthy. For more help check our Buyer’s Guide on The Best Dog Food for German Shepherd Puppy in 2020

Regardless of why he loses his hair, There are several steps and methods you can use to grow your pup’s coat back. Here they are

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The Best Tips on How to Get a Dog’s hair to Grow Back

Good Diet

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Hair is a part of your doggo’s body. It needs nutrition, nourishment, and care in order to prosper and shine. A poor diet can lead to an unhealthy coat.

Start your endeavor to grow your four-legged pal’s hair back with feeding him a good well-balanced diet.

Give his diet more attention than before. While on the supermarket buying your fluffy’s food, Read the ingredients on the label.

Look for healthy ingredients such as whole meat protein sources, grains, fruits and vegetables. Choose accordingly.

Look for dog foods that include omega 3 and omega 4. These omega fatty acids are so important to the nourishment of your fluffy’s coat.

To shine on the outside, take care of what is in the inside

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a good idea is to add fish oil to your pups daily diet. this will not help to grow his hair back faster but will also make his coat sleek and glossy.


Food supplements that contain omega fatty acids and vitamins such as “vitamin-c” are always a good idea to add to your pup’s diet. I give my dogs these multivitamins daily (Amazon Link), which is my vet’s recommendations, and you should probably check them out as they can indeed make a difference.

These supplements reduce inflammation of the skin leading to healthy longer hair. Also, they make skin healthier by replacing essential oils and keeping your dog from scratching, which may result in hair loss.

Avoid using any human food supplements as it may contain ingredients that harm your dog, look for supplements that are made for dogs in your local pet store.

Before you add any supplements to your dog’s food, it would be wise to check with your veterinarian first.

Herbal Help

There are several herbal remedies you can add to your pup’s diet that can help you in your quest to get your dog’s hair back faster such as flax-seed oil, evening primrose oil, grape-seed, and horsetail.

These natural remedies can provide additional omega fatty acids, add antioxidants, stimulate circulation for hair growth beneath the skin and strengthen new hair growth.

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Home remedies

These are some of the old home remedies that people have been using for many many years to fight dog’s hair loss and speed the process of regrowing the hair back.

They are cheap, available and easy to apply

#1  Apple Cider Vinegar

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Apple cider vinegar has an acidic nature to it that makes it a natural anti-fungal and antibacterial.

You can either rub it on your dog skin or add it to their bath.

# 2 Lemon Juice

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It can’t get any simpler. Much like apple cider vinegar, lemon juice is an acidic liquid that helps fight bacteria that may hinder the process of growing your dog’s hair back and restore the pH of any problem skin areas

keep in mind, sometimes the problem might be with the skin underneath not with hair, so fix the skin and the hair will grow back easily

#3 Olive Oil

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Olive oil is great at moisturizing dry and rough skin which can be one of the reasons that your fluffy pal’s hair doesn’t grow back as fast as you hope.

Simply massage a small amount of the oil on your pup’s skin especially all the dry rough patches.

Grooming Daily

It goes without saying that your pup needs to shed his old coat before growing a new one.

You can speed this process by daily grooming to remove all the dead hair on your pup’s skin for the new one to replace. This can be achieved in two ways:

#1 Brushing

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nothing fancy, a simple brushing session will do the trick here. daily brushing will help with blood flow leading to healthy skin and coat. also, this will help to remove dirt and dirt and debris along with dead hair

#2 Bathing

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A good warm bath with a shampoo containing oatmeal or tea tree oil will soothe your pup’s skin, help the old hair come out and kill any bacteria that hinders hair growth.

for best tips on how to groom your pups, Read this article.

That’s it, That’s what I think the best ways to grow dog’s hair back. If you know any other way that might help, Please feel free to tell me in the comments below.

Have a nice day and Read you next time.

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