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13th August 2006, 11:30 AM
Hi any advice would be appreciated. My 11mth old lab cross is moulting really badly, is it his diet do you think or is he lacking in anything?

Thank you

Sarah Xx

By the way he has bakers puppy food.

Cathy Moon
13th August 2006, 02:31 PM
I don't know very much about Labs, but did find a Lab Forum based in the UK:
Someone there would be able to give you advice. :flwr:

13th August 2006, 02:43 PM
I'd guess this is a dog losing its puppy coat but lab people would be better in confirming what happens to a lab coat. I've seen some really raggedy looking labs at about that age; the softer coat comes out completely and is replaced by the adult coat which looks shinier and is coarser.

13th August 2006, 03:32 PM
Thanks Cathy for the link i will have a nose on there soon. And thanks Karlin Billy does look really raggedy at the minute and i have never seen so much hair!! i gave him a bath this morning and it blocked the plug hole :yikes i never had this with Lady.

Sarah Xxx