Dog Breeds

All shepherd dog breeds
All shepherd dog breeds
Picture: Kent and Donna Dannen Groenendael, chien de berger Belge Energy Exercise Playfulness •• Affection Friendliness towards dogs • Friendliness towards other pets •• Friendliness towards strangers Ease of training Watchdog ability Protection ability Grooming Cold tolerance Heat tolerance…
What is the most intelligent dog breed?
What is the most intelligent dog breed?
4. Golden Retriever: Intelligent and eager to please. Bred as a hunting companion; ideal as a guide and as assistance with search-and-rescue operations. 5. Doberman Pinscher: Known for its stamina and speed. Bred to be a guardian and in demand as a police and war dog. 6. Shetland Sheepdog: The Sheltie…
dog breeds rat terrier
dog breeds rat terrier
The Rat Terrier was originally bred for ratting and farm work. A multipurpose companion dog that is capable of hunting rodents and vermin above and below ground, and to course small game. He is a sturdy, compact, small-to-medium sized parti-colored dog giving the appearance of elegance and fitness, denoting…
Dog breeds under 15 pounds
Dog breeds under 15 pounds
Small Dog Breeds With the rise of apartment and city living in the 20th century, small sized dog breeds became very desirable. Smaller dogs also appeal to professionals who work all day and families with children. Below we ve listed small dog breeds under 20 lbs. Also check out: Small dogs with low grooming…
Hachi the dog breed
Hachi the dog breed
I am unsure how to embed video on this blog so here is a link. As an akita owner I am HUGELY conflicted about this movie coming out. (I should say again -the original was made in Japan with english subtitles of which I have a copy) It looks like they did a beautiful job on it. I just worry that it will…
Porky dog breed
Porky dog breed
When two specific breeds are purposely crossed to create a ne w breed , the result is a hybrid, or designer dog. In the case of a porkie, the two breeds that are crossed are the Yorkshire terrier and the Pomeranian. Like many hybrids, the porkie was created in the United States. The American Kennel Club…
Which dog breed is most dangerous?
Which dog breed is most dangerous?
This incredibly strong dog is a cross breed between an American Pit Bull Terrier and a Neapolitan Mastiff. In spite of its muscular look, the dog was not originally bred for fighting. Nevertheless, some have used it as fighting dog. The Cane Corso is a well muscled dog that can weigh anywhere between…
Dog breeds that begin with a
Dog breeds that begin with a
Source: Photo CC0 Public Domain I had stopped by the home of a friend to lend him a book. He wasn t home, but his wife, Eva, invited me in for a cup of coffee. As we sat in their kitchen, their dog Hercules, a German Shepherd cross, suddenly jumped up and ran to a window and began barking. Eva walked…
Dog breeds south africa
Dog breeds south africa
A - B affenpinscher, Alsatian (GSD), amstaff, basset, beagle, Bearded Collie, Belgian Shepherd, biewer, black Russian, boerboel, boergreyhound, border collie, border terrier, Boston, boxer, bull terrier, bulldog, bullmastiff. Click here Testimonial from a breeder : Thank you so much for helping us to…
Pictures of dog breeds in alphabetical order
Pictures of dog breeds in alphabetical order
For centuries, dogs have been lauded for their skill and ability to help their human companions with difficult tasks. Of course, some dogs are simply a cute face and a friend to snuggle with, and that’s just fine. But others have a beauty and brains. PetBreeds, a Graphiq vertical search engine, used…
Guard dog breeds
Guard dog breeds
Throughout history, one of the main jobs of the domesticated dog has been to protect its owners and guard against unwanted people or animals. While many modern dogs will instinctually act as home guardians, there are specific breeds that are known for possessing the characteristics needed to best ward…
Life expectancy dog breeds
Life expectancy dog breeds
According to Pet Premium Pet Health Insurance, the Rottie is the most expensive dog breed to own. A strong dog with an energy level that fluctuates from couch potato to whirlwind, this is a pooch who requires a large fenced yard. A big dog who can weigh up to 180 pounds, the Saint Bernard is most famous…
Name a skinny breed of dog
Name a skinny breed of dog
This tiny sighthound is most famous for its svelte look and delicate walk. These little dogs make good companions, but their long bones have all the strength of a sparrow leg so they are prone to injuries. In fact, they are so fragile that they have to be kept leashed all the time so that they don’t…
dog breeds with docked tails
dog breeds with docked tails
Source: SC Psychological Enterprises photo Dogs that have undergone medical procedures to alter the shape of their ears or the length of their tails seem to acquire a certain combative appearance and there is some new data which suggests that this appearance causes people to judge the personality of…
Peruvian dog breed
Peruvian dog breed
The Spanish conquistadors, who are said to have found these dogs living amidst orchids in Inca homes, called them “perros flora”: flower dogs. They are also sometimes called moonflower dogs, Inca hairless dogs, and Peruvian hairless dogs. From the long wedge of a head to the tapering tail, the PIO, as…
Dog breed closest to a wolf
Dog breed closest to a wolf
Every scientist works on important research that, let’s be honest, can often be difficult for the rest of us to wrap our minds around. But Dr. Elaine Ostrander and Dr. Leonid Kruglyak study something almost everyone can relate to: Dogs. Their research, published in Science Magazine in 2004 and reported…
Breeding a dog in heat
Breeding a dog in heat
If you own more than one dam, they will usually cycle together; one dam in heat will bring other dams into heat. A female should NEVER be bred on her first heat (she has immature eggs) and preferably not her second either. The rule of thumb that works best is to breed on the third season, or at one and…
Easiest breed of dog to own
Easiest breed of dog to own
Laid-Back Lifestyle Looking for a laid-back dog that’s just as happy relaxing at home as he is playing in the park? Check out these breeds that come in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes to match your lifestyle—and throw pillows.) 1. Bulldogs Known for their gentle disposition, lovable personality…
Docked tail dog breeds
Docked tail dog breeds
Purebred dogs are purpose-bred dogs and come in all shapes and sizes. The characteristics that make each of these dogs unique also help them perform the function for which they were bred. The physical appearance of the dogs illustrates this, and is also an important part of the breed’s history. For example…