Tag: breeds

  • Australian Shepherd in snow

    Australian Shepherd

    The Australian Shepherd is a recognized breed. If you are looking for a working dog, the Australian Shepherd is one of the best. A breed developed in the US.

  • Chihuahua close-up


    Chihuahuas are curious by nature. This dog’s small size makes it a popular pet with city dwellers who don’t have lot of room. They are known for their loyalty.

  • Dachshund, from the Dogs of the World series for Old Judge Cigarettes


    A Dachshund is a symbol of Germany although the breed likely developed in France. A Dachshund named Waldi was the official Mascot of the 1972 Olympic Games.

  • English Mastiff, from the Dogs of the World


    Mastiff can refer to a group of dog breeds usually grouped as the Molosser group. When people speak of Mastiff they are referring to an English Mastiff.

  • Rottweiler face


    Rottweiler dogs have a bad reputation but they’re not necessarily bad dogs. These giants can be scary, and intimidating, but they are not overly aggressive.

  • Two shih tzu dogs lying on the floor

    Shih Tzu

    The Shih Tzu is an old Chinese and Tibetan dog breed. Historical information says that was originally bred in China to be a member of the imperial household.

  • Yorkshire Terrier with his tongue out

    Yorkshire Terrier

    Yorkshire Terriers are members of the toy group. A standard Yorkshire Terrier weighs between 5 and 7 pounds, although a teacup or a toy can weigh as 3 pounds.

  • Bloodhound, from the Dogs of the World


    Everyone knows that Bloodhounds make great tracking dogs, but did you know they are also great pets? A dog’s laid-back temperament makes it a great dog.

  • White furry dog with sunlight


    The Havanese is a rare toy breed that is related to the Bichon. Havanese, unlike most toy breeds, loves to be around children and can be a great family pet.

  • Smiling teenage girl playing with puppy

    Dog Names

    There are millions of different dog names, so choosing the right name for your dog can be a daunting decision. Dog names can be found just about anywhere.