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Spay coat will become apparent over the next year or two, more apparent in darker coats. You will probably notice it on her flanks - it is soft, cottony, tufty fur that looks messy and that you can't remove with a normal brushing. You either have to get a special grooming tool or just very patiently pick it out. Some dogs get more than other dogs.
Your spayed female likely won't blow her coat in the traditional way - the spaying changes that, and it's the fur that isn't getting blown that causes spay coat. (Though, my last spayed female did blow her coat once or twice - it was CRAZY the amount of fur that came out of her). She lost her entire undercoat - she looked boney with just a thin top coat for a couple of months before it grew back in.
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