Posts in category Dog Breeds

Cocker Spaniel – Dog ...

Cocker Spaniel – Dog Breed

The Cocker Spaniel – Dog Breed is the smallest member of the Sporting Group (Cocker Spaniels were originally bred as hunting dogs in the UK). They have a firm, compact body shape with a cleanly shaped and refined head. In essence they are well proportioned for their size. There are two breeds of Cocker Spaniels […]

Pug – Dog Breed

Pug – Dog Breed

The Pug as a dog breed is a very popular choice for many. The Pug characteristics are mainly that they have a wrinkled face with short muzzle appearance and generally they have a curled tail. Pugs also have fine hair that has a gloss coat effect. They also can be found with various colours such as silver, […]

Dog Photo Gallery

Dog Photo Gallery

There are many breeds of dogs in the world today, and beneath are just a short selection from our Dog Photo Gallery. Please also take the time to explore the many articles we have about Dogs. We cover serious topics such as Dog Health, Dog Training and not so serious like Dog FAQ’s! We also […]

Popular Dog Breeds

Popular Dog Breeds

Beneath are an alphabetical list of common dog breeds. A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | W | Y A Affenpinscher Afghan Hound Airedale […]

What is the rarest dog bree...

What is the rarest dog breed?

One of the rarest dog breeds is the Mexican Hairless Dog is a rare, hairless breed of dog whose size varies greatly. It is also known as Xoloitzcuintli, Xoloitzcuintle or Xolo for short, or Mexican Hairless. Xoloitzcuintli’s are noted for their calm but puppies can be quite noisy and unruly. The breed has definite primitive […]

What is the safest breed of...

What is the safest breed of dog for children?

Before answering this question, it is very important to note that any dog can bite a child and the safest precaution to take is not to leave children alone with dogs. Having said that, from historical evidence it is suggested that some breeds show a tendancy to have more patience than others when it comes […]

What is the smallest dog br...

What is the smallest dog breed?

The Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dog in the world. It is also the only “natural” toy breed of dog. Breed standards for Chihuahuas do not specify a height, only a weight and a description of their overall proportions. As a result, height varies more than within many other breeds. Generally, their height ranges […]

What dogs have papers?

What dogs have papers?

Generally pedigree dogs in the UK and Ireland have papers. A pedigree dog is the offspring of two dogs of the same breed, which is eligible for registration with a recognised club or society that maintain a register for dogs of that description. There are over 200 pedigree dog breeds to choose from in the […]

How many different kinds of...

How many different kinds of dogs are there?

It is estimated that there are over 400 recognised breeds of dog in the world combined from the Kennel Club (KC) of Great Britain and the American Kennel Club (AKC), but this does not take into account the various mixed breed dogs that are rapidly being bread and given a breed name. Mixed breed dogs […]

What are the most intellige...

What are the most intelligent breeds of dogs?

Beneath, we have put together a list of the most intelligent breeds of dogs. If your dog is not on this list, don’t worry, because sometimes, having a dog with very high intelligence can have its drawbacks. For example, if a highly intelligent dog is left at home alone all day, they can get bored […]