The Gripsoft Shedding Blade will remove dead and shedding hair on medium and long-haired dog breeds. Regular use will prevent matting.rnThe Gripsoft Shedding Blade features soft rubbber ergonomic grips. The manufacturers, JW Pet worked with groomers and designers to develop a completely new line of grooming tools. They studied the way groomers hold the tool, the movement of the hand and wrist, and the contour of the dog. The result of their efforts is Gripsoft, for maximising comfort, for ease of use in all those hard-to-get areas and for maximum durability.