Miniature Australian Shepherds

Miniature Australian Shepherd

Miniature Australian Shepherds Information Affectionate, loyal, and extremely intelligent, the Miniature Australian Shepherd is a compact version of the classic herding dog. They are rapidly rising in popularity, and have recently been recognized by the American Kennel Club. Although the breed only reaches 13-18 inches at the shoulder, the Mini Aussie has as much personality […]

Boxer Guard Dog

Boxer Temperament

Boxers are medium-sized, short haired dogs developed in Germany. They are the 8th most popular dog breed!  Appearance A Boxer’s head is its most distinguishing characteristic: Folds are prevalent throughout the dog’s muzzle and the breeds lower jawline extends past its upper jawline. As for coat length, Boxers are a short haired breed. Coloration includes fawn […]

Labrador Retriever Information

Labrador Retriever Information

Labrador Retriever Information The Labrador Retriever is the most popular dog breed in the world! Bred as gun dogs (hunting dogs), Labradors are athletic, playful, and outgoing. The breed is frequently trained to help the blind and autistic. Labs are also employed by law enforcement and used for therapy. Appearance The Labrador Retriever is medium sized with an athletic […]

Golden Retriever Information

Golden Retriever Information

Golden Retrievers are the third most popular dog breed! They are friendly and intelligent, making them the perfect family pet. Used as service dogs, Golden Retrievers are natural athletes. The breed excels in agility, competitive obedience, and all other dog sports. Appearance Golden Retrievers are athletic, powerful, symmetrical dogs. They give off a self-confident aura that […]

Rottweiler Guard Dog

Rottweiler Guard Dog

Rottweiler’s are the tenth most popular dog breed! Known as the butcher dog, Rotties used to herd livestock and pull meat stocked carts to be sold at the marketplace (trains now do this). In today’s world, Rottweiler’s are employed as medium-large sized guard dogs, police dogs, guide dogs, and search & rescue dogs. Appearance Rottweilers are bred […]

Pit Bull Breed Information

Pit Bull Breed Information

The Pit Bull is made up by a plethora of dog breeds including the American Staffordshire Terrier, Staffordshire Bull Terrier, and American Pit Bull Terrier. The term is so popular today due to the fact that these breeds display such similar characteristics that even experts have a difficult time identifying and differentiating them. Appearance Pit […]

German Shepherd Information

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Rated the second most popular dog breed, the German Shepherd is highly intelligent, easily trainable, confident, and trustworthy. These attributes make the breed perfect for service work. This includes but is not limited to search, rescue, police and military roles. True to its name, the herding class breed originated out of Germany in the year 1899. Lastly, […]

Great Dane Information

Great Dane Information

The Great Dane, one of the tallest dog breeds, has a life span of about eight years. Although the German breed looks intimidating, it possesses one of the most friendly, affectionate personalities around. Great Danes, the official state dog of Pennsylvania, are rated the fifteenth most popular dog breed. Males are a minimum of 30 inches tall, but have been known […]

Doberman Pinscher Guard Dog

Doberman Pinscher Guard Dog

A beautiful, intelligent guard dog, the Doberman Pinscher lives an average of 10 to 11 years. The medium sized short coat was bred out of Germany in 1890 and quickly became the fourteenth most popular dog breed. Fiercely loyal, Dobermans make for a fantastic companion. Appearance The Doberman Pinscher has a square, compact build. They are extremely […]