Brushing your dog's coat is one of the most important steps in the grooming process. The Top Paw Pin Brush is ideal for everyday use-no household with pets should be without one. Ideal for long haired breeds, this brush is made of wire pins which are ideal for removing tangle and debris. Only at PetSmart. Features: Ideal for long-haired breeds Includes: 1 - Pin Brush Intended For: Dogs Health Consideration: Skin and Coat Directions: Brushing the coat is the most important step of the grooming process and for best results should be done daily. For long coated breeds, brushing helps remove hair before it mats. Brush in the direction of hair growth. Start at the rear of your dog and work your way forward. Brush the coat before bathing as water may tighten any mats. For tougher matting problems, use a dematter before brushing.