This specialized comb is designed to tackle the unique grooming needs of dogs with long or short hair and help you detect and remove fleas early. Fleas can be a significant nuisance for both dogs and their owners. Detecting and addressing fleas early is essential to prevent further spreading and discomfort for your dog. The bristles of this comb are expertly designed to reach deep within your dog's coat to pull out fleas effectively. After each stroke, simply dip the comb into a cup of water with mild detergent to remove the captured fleas. Besides detecting fleas, these combs also help identify dry, flaky skin in its early stages. By using them regularly, you can help ensure a happy and healthy dog.