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Are there any breeds of cats or dogs that do not cause allergies?

Sphynx cats have no hair but i don't know if they can still cause me allergies. I really prefer a dog and i like medium breeds. But i don't know what kind of dog is better for allergic people. I have owned both species and i developed itch, cough, sneeze when i was around them! But this makes me sad because i really love animals :(

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There is no such thing as a cat or dog that do not cause allergies. You can try getting a hypoallergenic pet but they may still cause allergy symptoms. It is commonly due to the animals skin dandruff or saliva proteins. The following link has a list of hypoallergenic dogs and cats that you can view: http://www.momlogic.com/2009/09/15_hypoallergenic_dogs_and_cats.php

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Shitz tzu Yorkies Maltese

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With cats it not the fur that causes the allergy, it's there saliva. Check it out.

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no it's not it's their dander
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And there saliva, but not ther fur
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Typically, it's the dander that causes allergies, not the hair. Sphinx cats still have dander. I own one and he can set off allergies as well as the next cat. I don't know of any cats that lack Dander, but I do know that Schnauzers lack dander and are allergy free. They don't shed either, so that's a nice bonus! Schnauzers come in a miniature size, as well as large and they're really nice dogs.

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That is totally true of Schnauzers! I've got one and no, he doesn't shed!! I really like that because he's a cuddler! And my allergies only act up because of the stuff flying around outside!
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That's great! Well, not the allergies to other stuff flying around of course. :o)
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I was just now cleaning my cat's items(litterbox, transport cage) to try and resale them because i took her back to the shelter :( And i still have allergic reaction :/ especially when i picked up my school bag where she used to sleep on :/
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Miniature Schnauzer. Yorkshire Terriers. I've had both with no problems. I don't know if larger schnauzers (standard or giant) have different hair, so I'm not sure about them. There's also a hairless Chihuahua but I've not had one.

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I agree totally with the Schnauzer. I had one and Max was wonderful, I don't remember ever seeing any dog hairs on clothing or furniture either. Also there is fairly new breed, called the Teddy bear dog, it is bred from Shih Tzu and Bichon Frise. They're bred for their looks, they look like little teddy bears, however they ARE small soo totally up you. But it's said they "do not shed their hair as much as the other dogs do and they are not prone to allergies" buzzle.com. Also if it is a dander problem, I think they have shampoos to help your pet with that, but you have to keep on top of that.

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Thanks for posting this. I remember seeing that breed once on TV (a dog show) and I didn't know what the breed name was. I looked up Bichon Frise, but they don't look the same. I'm happy to know what they call this breed. They're so cute!
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I think that, for dogs, it is the fur that causes the allergies so I think that dogs with hair instead of fur, don't cause as many allergies. One example is a poodle.

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yes there are many breeds, some pets are actually breed to not cause allergies!

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such as?
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Poodle but if u want a smaller dog than a poodle a cockapoo is good its a poodle and cockerspaniel and they very cute my grandparents have one

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