Hello, i have 2 Japanese Akita's and they get into all sorts of states but i always have used pet head on them. it makes them smell delicious as well as look pristine. here's the website if you would like to check it out. Pet Head
In terms of dog care you should ask your vet on what is the best shampoo for your dog. Every dog has different reactions on something that will put to their body. You better ask the vet and they will give you on what is the best for your dog.