So why my reluctance and concern? There are three main reasons people want to clip their double coated dogs.
japanese spitz Shaved
The owner is now able to brush and comb a manageable coat length and bathe their own dog, if they choose, without a big mess. Facts are facts, though: Shedding is completely natural with all animals that have fur. Unfortunately, doing this will cause more problems than solving them.
DeBunking the “Don’t Shave Your Dog” Myth
I can totally see the difference. This isn't true of the Japanese spitz, whose bright-white coat is mostly self-cleaning. He is sweet, smart and in demand.