Bull Terrier dogs are considered to be powerful but friendly. This breed is always longing for attention and is also always ready to play. Similar to other types of terriers, people consider the Bulls as dogs filled with tenacity and a bit of stubbornness.
Breed Type: TerrierCountry of Origin: ScotlandPopular Names: Highland Terrier, Scotch Terrier, Skye Otter Terrier, Tod-hunter, Short-haired Skye TerrierSize: Toy/SmallHeight: (At the withers) Males 25 - 33 cm, Females 23 - 30 cmWeight: Males 6.5 - 8 kg, Females 5 - 7.5 kg Best suited as: Pet or show dog with an active owner or family Lifespan:
Breed Type: Herding or companionCountry of Origin: PortugalSize: MediumAlso known as: Portuguese Sheepdog Males: Height: 41 – 56 cm Weight: 12 – 18 kgFemales: Height: 41 – 56 cm Weight: 12 – 18 kgExercise Requirements: ExtremeCare Requirements: AverageLifespan: 12 - 13 YearsBest Suited as: Herder, Companion Overview:The Cao Da Serra De Aires, or also known
Breed Type: Spitz? Pariah? Country of Origin: America Popular Names: American Dingo, Ol' Yaller, Yellow Dog, Dixie Dingo, North American Native Indian's Dog Size: Medium Height: (At the withers) 45 - 61 cm Weight: Males 15 - 20 kg Best suited as: Companion to an active single person or family Lifespan: 15 years Popularity: Rare
Breed Type: Molosser Country of Origin: Former USSR, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan Popular Names: CO, Caucasian, Bombor, Caucasian Shepherd Dog, Circassian Sheep Dog, Caucasian Ovcharka Size: Giant Height: (At the withers) Males 72 - 75 cm, Females 67 - 70 cm Weight: Males 50 kg and up, Females 45 kg and up Best suited as: Pet
Male Height (typical): 30-33 cm. (12-13 inches)Female Height (typical): 30-33 cm. (12-13 inches)Size: SmallMale Weight (typical): 4-8 kg. (10-18 pounds) Female Weight (typical): 4-8 kg. (10-18 pounds)Country of Origin: United StatesExercise Required: Daily long walks.Expected Life Span: 9 - 14 Years Best suited as: Companion, Family PetOther names: Ruby Spaniel, Blenheim Spaniel Description - The
They are a medium-sized wirehaired pointer, with the typical facial furnishings (beard and moustache) of other wirehaired breeds. The slightly narrow, long head is barely smaller than the muzzle, with the upper part of the forehead being rounded and more broad in males than females.
Breed Category: TerrierCountry of Origin: Czech RepublicAverage Size: 25-30 cm (at the withers)Average Weight: 7-10 kgAverage Life Span: 12-14 yearsGrooming Requirements: HighExercise Requirements: Medium History The Cesky Terrier is a relatively new breed of dog, developed in the mid 1900s by Czech breeder Frantisek Horak, who crossbred the Scottish and Sealyham Terriers in order to
Breed Type: RetrieverCountry of Origin: United StatesPopular Names: Chesapeake, Chessie, CBRSize: LargeHeight: (At the withers) Males 58 - 66 cm, Females 53 - 61 cmWeight: Males 34 to 45 kg, Females 32 - 41 kg Best suited as: Pet or show dog with an active owner or family. May be used as a hunting companion.Lifespan:
Breed Category: ToyCountry of Origin: MexicoAverage Size: 15-25 cm (at the withers)Average Weight: 2-3 kgAverage Life Span: 15-17 yearsGrooming Requirements: LowExercise Requirements: Low History The Chihuahua, nicknamed the New Yorker in its native Mexico, is widely thought to be the smallest breed of dog. It is named after a state in northern Mexico. The earliest
Breed Type: ToyCountry of Origin: China, Africa, or MexicoPopular Names: Puff, CrestedSize: SmallHeight: (At the withers) 30 cm Weight: Up to 4.5 kg Best suited as: Pet or show dog with an active owner or family. May be used as a hunting dogLifespan: 10-12 yearsPopularity: Rare Intro The Chinese Crested may come in two types:
Breed Type: Spitz (Non-Sporting?)Country of Origin: ChinaPopular Names: Shar Pei, Chinese Fighting DogSize: MediumHeight: (At the withers) 45 – 50 cmWeight: 18 – 25 kgBest suited as: Pet or show dog with an active owner or family. May be used as a working dog to herd or guard livestock.Lifespan: 7 – 12 but most only
Male Height (typical): 58-69 cm. (23-27 inches)Female Height (typical): 53-64 cm. (21-25 inches) Size: Small - MediumMale Weight (typical): 25-41 kg. (55-90 pounds) Female Weight (typical): 25-41 kg. (55-90 pounds)Country of Origin: United StatesExercise Required: Daily long walks.Expected Life Span: 10 - 15 Years Best suited as: Working Dog, Family PetOther names: Description - The
Breed Type: SpitzCountry of Origin: ChinaPopular Names: Black Tongue, Chow, Black-Mouthed Dog, Lang Kou (“wolf dog”), Kwantung Kou (“dog of Canton”), Hsiung Kou (“bear dog”), Songshi Quan (“puffy lion dog”) Size: LargeHeight: (At the withers) 46 - 56 cm Weight: 20 – 32 kg Best suited as: Pet or show dogLifespan: 12-15 years Intro These
Breed Type: Cirneco dell’EtnaCountry of Origin: SicilySize: MediumAlso known as: Cirneco Males: Height: 46- 51 cm Weight: 12 -14kgFemales: Height: 42-46 cm Weight: 8-12kgExercise Requirements: VigorousCare Requirements: LowLifespan: 12-14 YearsBest Suited as: Companion for Family, Dog for Hunting Overview:This breed of dog is originally Italian and was bred thousands of years ago in Sicily. They
Breed Type: Clumber Spaniel Country of Origin: England Size: Large Also knows as: Males: Height: 45.72 – 50.8 cm Weight: 31.75 – 38.56 kg Females: Height: 43.18 – 48.26 cm Weight: 24.95 – 31.75 kg Exercise Requirements: Moderate Care Requirements: Large Lifespan: 10 – 12 years Best Suited as: Companion Dog Overview: This breed is
Breed Type: Cross Breed Country of Origin: United States Size: Small Also known as: Spoodle Height: 25-38 cm Weight: 5.4 to 11 kg Exercise Requirements: Medium Care Requirements: Medium Lifespan: 15+ Years Best Suited as: Family Pet A Cockapoo is a wonderful crossbreed that comes from breeding a Cocker Spaniel and a Poodle, or two
Male Height (typical): 61-66 cm. (24-26 inches) Female Height (typical): 56-61 cm. (22-24 inches) Size: Small – Medium - Large Male Weight (typical): 27-34 kg. (60-75 pounds) Female Weight (typical): 22.5-29.5 kg. (50-65 pounds) Country of Origin: Scotland Exercise Required: Daily long walks. Expected Life Span: 12 - 14 Years Best suited as: Working Dog,
Breed Type: Companion Country of Origin: Madagascar Size: Small Also known as: Cotie Males: Height: 25-30 cm Weight: 5½ -7 kg Females: Height: 25-30 cm Weight: 5½ -7 kg Exercise Requirements: Prefers active but can tolerate low Care Requirements: Moderate to High Lifespan: 14-16 Years Best Suited as: A highly adaptable family pet Overview: The
This specific type is considered to be among the eldest of the breed of retrievers. It was nurtured in England in order to locate waterfowls and assist hunters in upland areas. The breed is very popular because of its versatility multiple capabilities; owners considered keeping one for any kind of purpose.
Male Height (typical): 65 cm. (25 inches)Female Height (typical): 60 cm. (24 inches) Size: Small - MediumMale Weight (typical): 26 kg. (54 pounds) Female Weight (typical): 20 kg. (44 pounds) Country of Origin: CzechoslovakiaExercise Required: Daily long brisk walks.Expected Life Span: 12 - 16 Years Best suited as: Guard Dog, Family PetOther names: Slovak Wolfdog,
Dachshunds originated in Germany sometime in the early 17th century. They are renowned for their bravery and versatility especially when hunting. They were bred specifically to hunt small animals such as rabbits and badgers because their short legs helped them to follow animals underground and fit inside the burrows easily.
Breed Type: Dalmatian Country of Origin: Dalmatia, Croatia Size: Medium Also known as: Carriage Dog Males: Height: 50-60 cm Weight: 25-30 kg Females: Height: 50-55 cm Weight: 25-30 kg Exercise Requirements: Vigorous Care Requirements: Moderate Lifespan: 12-15 years Best Suited as: Family Companion, Guard/Security/Working Dog Overview: Dalmatians are a breed of dogs known for their
Breed Type: Terrier Country of Origin: Scotland Size: Small Also known as: Charlie's Hope, Otter, Mustard & Pepper, Hindlee, and Dandie Terrier Males & Females: Height: 20-23 cm Weight: 8-11 kg Exercise Requirements: Low to Moderate Care Requirements: Moderate Lifespan: 12-15 Years Best Suited as: Watch Dog & Household Companion Overview: The Dandie Dinmont Terriers are