How often should I bathe my pitbull?

asked 2017-01-05 18:34:01 -0600

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Pit Bulls have short coats and are generally pretty neat, so you should only bathe your Pit Bull as needed. If he stinks, is covered in mud, or has fleas, bathe him. Otherwise, a quick brush a day is perfect.

Darla W.'s profile image Darla W.  ( 2017-01-05 20:58:24 -0600 ) edit

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answered 2017-02-23 09:52:32 -0600

Dogs with normal skin typically should be bathed once a month with a decent quality shampoo. They have some great dog shampoos on the market for all coat lengths and many different skin types. If your dog's skin has issues, you may want to try a sensitive skin shampoo and talk to your vet as you may need to bathe dogs that have allergies or certain types of skin issues more often. A good brushing between baths along with fish oil supplements and/or pumpkin can help your dog's coat stay shiny and healthy :)

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