This safe, professional quality dematting rake helps remove existing mats in the coat. Many dematting options on the market have sharp blades and may cut a cat's delicate skin. We offer this safer comb as an alternative. It will not remove heavy pelting on a cat's coat, some mats need professional shaving to remove. but with some time, patience, and elbow grease this can help loosen and remove matting. Suitable for all lengths of cat coats.