Dog Breeds

Livestock Guardian dogs breeding
Livestock Guardian dogs breeding
Guardian dogs have been commonly used elsewhere in the world for centuries, but livestock producers in the U.S. have only been using them only since the late 1970s. By Jan Jackson For the Capital Press Bing Bingham/For the Capital…
Large dog breeds
Large dog breeds
Large Dog Breeds With hearts as big as their bodies, extra-large dog breeds have been used as guard dogs, working animals and trusted companions of humans for centuries across the world. Here are the ten largest breeds, along with a few tips for bringing home and caring for one of these gentle giants…
Lists of dog breeds
Lists of dog breeds
In association with National Dog Bite Prevention Week (which occurs in the month of May each year) a number of insurance companies have issued their lists of dog breeds which they consider dangerous and according to their rules can result in denial of coverage. These lists have various names depending…
Odd dog breeds
Odd dog breeds
Coach Dog Dalmatians have a job description unique among AKC breeds:coach dog. They were bred to trot beside horse-drawn coaches, and to guard the horses and rig when otherwise unattended. Dals were alongside the caravans of the Romani people, commonly known as gypsies, during their ceaseless wanderings…
companion dog breeds
companion dog breeds
Ever since early history, humans have developed a special bond with dogs. As pack animals, dogs have an inherent sense of loyalty to their pack and have a need for companionship, love, security and friendship. As humans, we share many of these same needs. Over the years, this has led to dogs cementing…
Best small dog breeds for apartments
Best small dog breeds for apartments
Disclaimer: Regardless of how low energy these dogs are, ALL breeds require daily walks. The majority of dog breeds can adapt to any environment as long as they’re getting properly exercised. But sometimes it would be nice to come home and not be immediately greeted by an overactive pup that jumps all…
Alaskan dogs breeds
Alaskan dogs breeds
PAXSON — Spring is the time when a young man s thoughts turn to love, right? Maybe, but spring is also when Alaskans thoughts turn to their muddy dog racing into the house as soon as a door is opened. Our pet dogs have a tendency to be housebound during winter, but as soon as the snow melts, they are…
dog breeds belgian malinois
dog breeds belgian malinois
The Belgian Malinois is a well balanced, square dog, elegant in appearance with an exceedingly proud carriage of the head and neck. The dog is strong, agile, well muscled, alert, and full of life. He stands squarely on all fours and viewed from the side, the topline, forelegs, and hind legs closely approximate…
Power breeds dogs
Power breeds dogs
Delilah, a nine-week-old pit bull puppy at a June news conference to announce that people can now adopt the breed, and other power breed dogs, from Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. Jennifer Simonson/MPR News Minneapolis Animal Care and Control is now offering free training to people who adopt pit…
can you breed a dog with a cat
can you breed a dog with a cat
Some dogs do fine living with cats; others simply cannot live safely with felines. Sometimes, a dog can live with certain cats (depending on their age, temperament and activity level), but not others. Even if your dog has successfully lived with cats in the past, it is important to remember that each…
Dog breed determination
Dog breed determination
Enrollment of a Dog Breed in Genetic Diversity Testing Summary of the steps: Identify an organization of breeders committed to diversity testing Identify expert representative(s) for the breed to consult with the VGL Identify funding sources, $50 per sample, to support development of baseline data Provide…
gromit dog breed
gromit dog breed
Scooby-Doo For no other reason than that I like animation, here’s a gallery of cartoon dogs. Try to guess what each dog’s breed is. I’ll start with Scooby-Doo, probably the cartoon canine who resonates most with my generation (EVERYONE I know has said “Ruh-Roh!” at one time or another.) What type of…
Teddy dog breed
Teddy dog breed
The teddy bear Pomeranian is not a specialized breed of this little dog. The name refers to its appearance, specifically the look of its head. In any litter of purebred puppies, you can expect to see some differences. Not all of the puppies will look exactly alike and not all of them will grow up to…
Grand Pyrenees dog breed
Grand Pyrenees dog breed
If a family leads a placid life, the Great Pyrenees makes a great pet. The dog is calm, devoted and well-mannered, but an owner must have patience during training because the dog tends to be independent and stubborn. Great Pyrenees At a glance The Great Pyrenees was bred to be left alone and guard sheep…
The most beautiful dog breeds
The most beautiful dog breeds
Amazingly, all of the beautiful, handsome, cute, and pretty dogs in the world come from one source—the majestic wolf. But since the ancestors of today s dogs were tamed over 14, years ago, an astonishing array of breeds have come about. These dogs all have the 321 bones and 42 permanent teeth of a wolf…
Telegram will tell dog-lovers about breeds, bringing up and treating dogs
Telegram will tell dog-lovers about breeds, bringing up and treating dogs
If you are a dog-lover and you want to find lots of various pieces of information about dogs, go on the Internet and plug into Telegram! Telegram is a free messenger for smartphones and PC running the most prevalent operating systems that allows exchanging not only text messages but also various media…
dog breeds that begin with c
dog breeds that begin with c
Is your dog one of the smartest dog breeds? Everyone knows that some dogs are smarter than others. If you are looking to get one of the smartest dogs or just want to see how your own dog measures up, check out this list of the top 10 smartest dog breeds around. What Makes a Dog Smart? There are some…
Doberman dog breed
Doberman dog breed
The Doberman Pinscher is a dog breed first developed in Germany as a guard dog. Once known to be aggressive, the Doberman s temperament has improved through tactful breeding over the years and is now considered a reliable family pet. Physical Characteristics The Doberman s powerful, muscular, compact…
World Strongest dog breed
World Strongest dog breed
The strongest dog is fierce and feisty, right? Maybe not! These playful pups are loving, loyal and famously friendly. You re not sure what breed of dog is right for you, but you know you re not a Chihuahua or poodle person. Are you looking for a pup who puts those smaller pooches to shame? If you want…
Dog breeds That Swim
Dog breeds That Swim
It’s often said that all dogs are born knowing how to swim— at least knowing how to do the so-called “dog paddle.” While that may not be true (and a good reason why you should never just toss a dog into a lake, pool or ocean), there are certain breeds that are often more adept at swimming. These dogs…
List of siberian dog breeds
List of siberian dog breeds
Doesn’t it seem like every mixed breed dog you meet these days is a Schnoodle, Whoodle, or Bernedoodle? We thought it’d be fun to highlight some interesting dog pairings you may never have even thought of . Crossing two purebred dogs of different breeds will never have completely predictable results…
Dog breeds that don t shed much
Dog breeds that don t shed much
Whether it s because of allergies or for the sake of your vacuum cleaner, there are plenty of reasons that people gravitate towards dogs that don t shed. There s something to be said for resting your head on a pillow not covered in dog hair, especially if the offending dander-filled fluff makes you or…
What breed of dog bites the most often?
What breed of dog bites the most often?
This google-research is then taken and compared with media reports involving individual, specific dog breeds. Like, a Labrador Retriever. (This was obtained from the Franklin County Department of Health in Ohio for the city of Reynoldsburg, which has enforced breed specific legislation against pit…
good dog breeds for elderly
good dog breeds for elderly
Like many people in late middle age, I find myself wondering if my next dog will be different. I have long shared my life with retrievers — active, field-bred dogs who throw themselves with joy into every situation (and every puddle of water bigger than a dinner plate). Their boisterousness is infectious:…