Cat Breeds Recommended for a deShedding Tool

Some breeds have coat textures that vary between individual cats. These breeds are noted with an asterisk(*). Not all cats in these breeds shed. If your cat sheds, the FURminator® deShedding Tool will work on your cat.

For a list of breeds that we do NOT recommend using a deShedding tool on, click here.

A

  • Abyssinian
  • American Bobtail
  • American Curl
  • American Shorthair
  • American Wirehair

B

  • Bengal
  • Birman
  • British Shorthair
  • Burmese

C

  • California Spangled Cat
  • Chartreux
  • Colorpoint Shorthair
  • Cymric

E

  • Egyptian Mau
  • Exotic Shorthair

H

  • Himalayan

J

  • Japanese Bobtail

M

  • Maine Coon
  • Manx
  • Munchkin

N

  • Nebelung
  • Norwegian Forest Cat

O

  • Ocicat

P

  • Persian

R

  • Ragdoll
  • Russian Blue

S

  • Scottish Fold
  • Selkirk Rex
  • Siamese
  • Siberian
  • Singapura*
  • Snowshoe
  • Somali

T

  • Tonkinese

If you are unsure if your pet has an undercoat, please consult your veterinarian. This list does not include all cat breeds recommended for a FURminator®deShedding tool. Please contact us for additional questions.