German Shepherd Hip Dysplasia: Helpful Treatment and Prevention Tips

German Shepherd Hip Dysplasia

Yes, German Shepherd hip dysplasia is a common orthopedic problem. Nearly 20% of German Shepherds suffer from the condition. This implies that the chances of your German Shepherd developing hip dysplasia are 1 in 5. This probability is even higher for dogs whose parents had the disease. As you may know, hip dysplasia mostly affects […]

What Dog Breeds Are Prone to Hip Dysplasia? Your Question Answered

As a dog owner, you know that choosing a dog breed is about more than how she will look on your Instagram feed. There are so many other factors to be considered when choosing a dog breed. Some factors are simple such as size and physical appearance while others are much more complicated for example […]

Top 11 Golden Retriever Gifts

Golden Retriever Gifts

You’ve just brought your golden retriever puppy home. Congratulations! But now you need to ensure that you spoil it with lots of golden retriever gifts! What are the best gifts for golden retrievers? The items you buy should involve playtime, since golden retrievers love to play, but they should also form part of how you […]

A Guide on How to Groom a Golden Retriever

How to Groom a Golden Retriever

Grooming your golden retriever is important to keep his or her fur and skin healthy. But, it also gives your pet lots of other benefits.  Why should you groom your golden retriever? Regular grooming will help to prevent your dog’s fur from becoming matted or tangled, which isn’t just unhygienic because of how it traps […]

How Long Do Golden Retrievers Live? Your Question Answered

How Long Do Golden Retrievers Live

No one wants to think about losing their pet. We all want our dogs to live forever because they’re our fur babies. That said, it helps to know how long our golden retrievers will live so we can ensure we give them a healthy life that could potentially increase their lifespan.  Do golden retrievers have […]

Do Golden Retrievers Shed? Learn How to Manage Your Dog’s Fur

Do Golden Retrievers Shed?

You love your golden retriever – he’s fun, loving, playful, and who could forget that he has such a gorgeous coat? But if you’re owning a golden retriever for the first time, you might wonder if he’s going to shed a lot of his fur. It seems like his fur is all over the furniture […]

Healthiest Dog Breeds: The Top 30 Healthiest Dogs

Healthiest Dog Breeds

Curious as to what the healthiest dog breeds are? You’re not alone. Everyone wants their dog to live as long as possible. While there are some breeds that are more prone to health problems, there are others known for longer than average lifespans. In this roundup, we’re sharing the top 30 healthiest dog breeds based […]

How Do I Find Responsible Dog Breeders Near Me?

Dog Breeders Near Me

Who wouldn’t want to welcome another puppy into their lives? Before you buy one though, you should always go to a responsible breeder. Unlike puppy mills and pet stores, they are concerned about the animal’s wellbeing. Before you take the next step and become a new dog owner, learn more about finding dog breeders near […]

Golden Retriever Grooming Basics 101

Golden Retriever Grooming

Golden Retrievers are beautiful and they have AMAZING hair, but taking care of that amazing fur can be really stressful. If you decided to take your golden to a groomer, get ready to pay and if you plan on doing it yourself, you’ll need at least 3 hours to complete the task. Some people believe […]

All About Golden Retrievers

All About Golden Retrievers

History: Golden Retrievers have become one of the most popular dog breeds in the United States. Because of this, there are a lot of theories about how they were developed. For many years it was generally accepted that Goldens were direct descendants of some Russian circus dogs purchased by a member of the English gentry. […]

Top Reasons to Own a Golden Retriever

Top Reasons to Own a Golden Retriever

The Golden Retriever is the third most popular dog in the United States. For many people, the golden retriever is more or less the quintessential dog. When they think of dogs at all, they think of golden retrievers. When people decide to settle down in the suburbs with their picket fences and families, the dogs […]

How much does a Golden Retriever Cost? Your Question Answered

golden retriever puppy price

“Where can I buy a Golden Retriever puppy?” “Why should I worry about finding a responsible breeder” and “How much does a Golden Retriever cost?” are questions we get asked very frequently. Real numbers: First, let’s talk about expectations. On average a Golden Retriever can cost anything from $500 to $1,000 from a regular seller. […]

Top 5 Most Famous Golden Retrievers

Famous Golden Retrievers

1. Tucker Budzyn Tucker is one of the most famous Golden Retrievers on the Internet right now, with more than 3 million followers between YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook. This gorgeous pup is famous thanks to his cheeky personality, and most recently, for the way he reacted when he saw a hair clip for the first […]

Why is My English Bulldog Shedding so Much?

English Bulldog Shedding

It’s a question that we hear quite often. With a short coat, the English Bulldog is not thought of as a mega shedding breed, and when those hairs do start dropping en masse owners get concerned. Read on to learn what to do when dealing when English Bulldog shedding becomes a problem. Hairs everywhere can […]

An Overview of The Bolognese Dog aka Bichon Bolognese

Bolognese Dog

A dog of Italian nobility, the Bolognese dog is a charming and sweet-natured dog, who has become well-known for its cotton ball look. If you’re looking for a cuddly dog to join your family, then look no further! Because of their friendly nature and small size, these little dogs make great pets. A Brief History of […]

The Alpha of All Dogs: Czechoslovakian Wolfdog or Vlcak

Czechoslovakian Wolfdog

A military dog during the day and a sweet loving pup at night, the Czechoslovakian Wolfdog is a dog breed not meant to be taken lightly. Intelligent, protective, and quick-witted, this dog breed is sure to keep you on your toes at all times! Meet the Czechoslovakian wolfdog aka A Wolf Dog Hybrid These dogs […]

Meet the Jindo Dog: The Great Korean Hunting Dog

Jindo Dog

A medium-sized dog primarily bred for hunting and guarding, the Jindo is easily considered one of the most popular Korean dog breeds today. Similar in appearance to the Shiba Inu and the Akita, the Jindo is a fascinating dog breed but is one that requires plenty of research for those considering owning one. Meet the […]

Meet the Cute and Cuddly Cavapoo

Cavapoo

Cavapoos are a result of breeding a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel with a poodle. Also known as a Cavoodle, the poodle part of the crossbreed is usually a Miniature Poodle.  If you’re lucky, this crossbreed will bring you some of the best characteristics of both breeds. Meet the Cute and Cuddly Cavapoo Puppies! A rose […]

Introducing The Toy Poodle!

Toy Poodle

Toy Poodles – they’re pint-sized, playful, and not just companions for people with posh inclinations! If you’re thinking about sharing your life with a Toy Poodle, be prepared to have another “person” in the house. Poodles of any size personality plus! These little guys and girls make great emotional support animals. They’re intelligent, affectionate and […]

A Guide on Golden Retriever Rescues and Breeders

Golden Retriever Rescue

When looking for a four-legged companion, you can’t go further than the wonderful Golden Retriever. If their warm smile has not won you over immediately, the rest of this article will explain how and why they are the best for those in need. And for those who want to know where to find the best […]

Japanese Dog Breeds that Make Great Pets!

Japanese Dog Breeds

Japanese dogs – they’re cute, they’re cuddly, and we often find them as the subject of silly dog memes circulating around the internet! Read on and find out why Japanese dog breeds make for the perfect pet! A Great Origin Story Even though Japanese dog breeds look like harmless little pups that couldn’t even hurt […]

The Kangal Dog Breed: A Guard Dog Par Excellence!

Kangal Dog

The Kangal dog is the most famous of the Turkish sheepdog breeds. It is a giant of a dog, with a personality to match. Fearless and rugged when guarding flocks against predators out on the pastures. Patient and loyal when protecting its family. This is a superior watchdog, simultaneously intelligent and endearing. A Brief History […]

A Gentleman’s Terrier: The Manchester Terrier Dog Breed

Manchester Terrier

Are you a fan of handsome dogs? If so, you’re in for a treat, because the Manchester Terrier is one of the smartest looking dogs this side of the Irwell River! The sleek-coated Manchester Terrier is a super match for an active family. It loves to exercise and is an alert and lively breed that […]

Fluffy, Cuddly and Cute: The Cavachon Dog Breed

Cavachon

The Cavachon is the delightful combination of a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel and the Bichon Frise. These are happy-go-lucky, people-friendly dogs. They make for wonderful family pets. They are as happy cuddling with you on the couch as they are out and about seeing the world. Prepare to have your heart melted by this adorable […]

Poodles 101: The Ultimate Guide to the Poodle

Poodle

All the poodles! These rather regal dogs make fantastic emotional support animals. They’re friendly and kind, very affectionate and will stay loyally by your side for life. Bred in 3 super cute sizes to suit all kinds of households, there’s bound to be a pup for you. Find out if the poodle is your spirit […]

Introducing the Active Plott Hound Dog Breed

Plott Hound

The Plott Hound isn’t necessarily a well-known or common breed, but it is one to be proud of. In terms of this dog breeds history, nature, and abilities, this is a dignified, loyal breed. The Plott Hound is well suited to strong dog lovers. If you are looking for a dog that is tough, active, […]

The Big, Brave and Bold Giant Schnauzer Dog Breed

Giant Schnauzer

Everyone knows of the Schnauzer breed, but have you ever heard of the divine Giant Schnauzer? This pup is a bigger, even more lovable version of the well-known classic Standard Schnauzer canine companion. With its bold look, imposing size and fiercely loyal personality, this dog is a real win for those seeking a doggo for […]

Terriers 101: A Guide to the Terrier Breeds

Terrier Breeds

There’s nothing quite like Terrier pups. With their distinct features, unique personality and impressive history, this breed will keep you on your toes. Expect never to have a dull moment in your life with Terrier breeds by your side! What’s in a Name? Defining Terrier Breeds! The name “Terrier” is a Latin word for ‘terra’, […]

Your Ultimate Guide to The Boxer Dog Breed

Boxer Dog

You’d never know it, but the Boxer dog was originally bred as a guard dog. Often referred to as the “Peter Pan” of dog breeds, Boxers tend to stay in Neverland until they are around three years old. Don’t fear the long puppyhood, though – this breed is silly, full of joy, and sweet as […]

Everything You Need to Know about the Collie Breed

Collie Dog Breed

Do you remember the 1950s show Lassie featuring a gorgeous and courageous dog? Lassie was always ready to save her family members from whatever trouble they got into. But Lassie was much more than just a loving puppy that came to the rescue when needed. Lassie was the dog who sent the Rough Collie breed […]

The Alaskan Klee Kai Dog: Breed Information and Personality Traits

Alaskan Klee Kai

Always dreamed of owning a Siberian Husky, but a little intimidated by their size and energy? The Alaskan Klee Kai (AKK) is a miniature version of the Husky, but different than a mini-Husky. Klee Kais look like tiny wolves wearing superhero masks. The Alaskan Klee Kai was bred to be a companion animal, unlike Huskies. […]

An Introduction to the Presa Canario: The Spanish Giant Dog

Presa Canario

The Presa Canario is a large dog that was bred on the Spanish Canary Islands. They are energetic and loyal to their owners. Nothing pleases the Dogo Canario more than making their owner happy and keeping them safe. Some people say that this breed is aggressive, but with training and socialization, they’re gentle giants who […]

A Fierce and Gentle Protector: The Dogo Argentino

Dogo Argentino

The Dogo Argentino is the perfect dog for experienced dog owners who want a gentle and protective puppy at home. They’re athletic, strong, muscular, and very intelligent. Dogo Argentino puppies love being challenged mentally and playing with their owners. This energetic breed can be found helping with big-game hunting, in the police force, as military […]

Japanese Dogs 101: The Brave and Loyal Akita Dog Breed

Akita

The beautiful and graceful Japanese breed of the Akita Inu is as stately in appearance as it is in personality. If you’re looking for a dog that is loyal, brave and unwaveringly faithful to its owner, then this may be the perfect dog breed for you! A Brief History of the Akita Dog Breed Akitas […]

Gentle Giants: A Guide to the Newfoundland Dog Breed

Newfoundland Dog

Wait, did someone bring a bear to the dog park? Nope, just a Newfoundland dog! Newfoundlands are large, fluffy, and resemble bears, but are gentle giants that love children and make great therapy dogs. The St. John’s Newfoundland dog was originally bred for water rescue in the icy waters of Scandinavia. Today, this large breed […]

The Pug: Everything You Need to Know

Pug

A Pug is one of the best dogs to raise. It is docile, friendly, and charming, which are some of the most pertinent characteristics that Pug lovers look out for! Keep reading for more details. Dogs have been described as man’s best friend. No dog breed embodies this age-old saying more than the Pug breed. […]

A Brief Guide to the Norwegian Elkhound

Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound is an ancient, hardy breed, adapted to withstand the harsh climates of the extreme north of Scandinavia. Although these dogs were once used to hunt ferocious big game, nowadays they make popular pets—and with good reason. Read on to learn all about this fascinating breed. What is the Norwegian Elkhound? The Norwegian […]

Everything You Need to Know About Your Chow Chow Dog

Chow Chow

The Chow Chow is one unique dog breed!  They’ve got a personality similar to a cat, but the temperament of a guard dog. Their robust fur ball body that looks like a cross between a dog, a lion, and a bear! What’s more, this dog breed is old, very old. If you’re looking for a […]

A Pet Parent’s Guide to The Airedale Terrier

Airedale Terrier

If you’re looking for an intelligent dog with a distinct personality, a dog who gets on well with children and is always ready to play, look no further than the Airedale Terrier. A member of the terrier dog group with breeding that originates from England, the Airedale Terrier is a highly trainable, devoted family pet […]

A Fun Guide to a Brittany Spaniel!

Brittany Spaniel

If you’re looking for a medium-sized dog that works just as well as a loyal family pet as a sporting dog, the Brittany Spaniel may be the pup for you! This breed, which hails from Northern France, is also known as a Brittany Dog or simply a Brittany. Sparky, intelligent and fun, it’s easy to […]

Best Hypoallergenic Dogs: The Dogs That Don’t Shed!

Hypoallergenic Dogs

Hypoallergenic Dogs: Fact or fiction? Sadly, fiction. There is no such thing as a hypoallergenic dog. However, there are certain dog breeds that are less likely to elicit an allergic reaction, but they are not truly hypoallergenic. There is a misnomer that pet allergies have to do with dog or cat hair. This is also […]

A Guide to a Feisty Dog Breed: The Rat Terrier

Rat Terrier

These adorable little escape artists are true terriers. Full of energy and as the name suggests, incredible hunters. Along with their playful aurora, these lively terriers look the part too with their perky ears and round intelligent eyes. The Rat Terrier is much more than your average pet! 101 On The Breed Also known as […]

Guardian and Protector: The Loyal Anatolian Shepherd Dog Breed

Anatolian Shepherd

The Anatolian Shepherd dog is a giant breed, developed to be a flock protector. Originating from Anatolia in Turkey, their ancestry goes as far back as the Bronze Age, 6000 years ago! Anatolians are intensely loyal, intelligent, protective and territorial. Not for the faint-hearted, Anatolian Shepherds are best raised by strong, experienced dog owners who […]

Everything You Need to Know About The Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier dog breed has changed a lot over the years. They were first bred in Britain during the 19th century to compete in dog fighting and bear baiting events. But they’ve left all their aggressive nature in the past. Today, they’re great family dogs who love being around children. There’s a reason […]

Coton de Tulear: A Sweet, Funny, and Small Sized Dog

Coton de Tulear

The Coton de Tulear is a loving and caring pup from the African island of Madagascar. They love being with their owners and their idea of a perfect day is one spent playing and cuddling with humans. Coton de Tulear are adorable, have fluffy hair, and the best part is that they’re low maintenance when […]

Sweet and Sensitive Souls: The Italian Greyhound Dog Breed

Italian Greyhound

There are many words to describe the Italian Greyhound, also known as an IG or Iggy. Yes, they are very sweet and sensitive. They are also elegant, charismatic and aristocratic. The soulfulness in their eyes gives just a little hint as to how long their lineage is. They’ll cuddle up on the couch, and they’ll […]

Everything You Need to Know About Your Basset Hound

Basset Hound

The short-legged, long-backed silhouette of the Basset Hound is ultimately recognizable! The soulful eyes and droopy ears make it an irresistible choice for a companion pet. Hush puppies are not only excellent at marketing shoes and washing machines. They are fantastic family pets! They are loyal to a T and are great with children. The […]

The Miniature Pinscher aka The Min Pin Dog

Miniature Pinscher

The Miniature Pinscher has won the nickname Min Pin and the title of king of toys. It’s one of the most popular toy breeds and makes for a very energetic and fearless companion. But their place hasn’t always been by a human’s side. Back in Germany, the Miniature Pinscher breed was a vermin hunter, controlling […]

Yorkies 101: Your Ultimate Guide to the Yorkshire Terrier Breed

Yorkie

Thinking out a Yorkie? Yorkshire Terriers are one small dog with a mighty big personality in their teeny body!  If you’re looking for a small breed of housedog full of spunk, a Yorkie could be the one for you. They’re Popular, Playful and Proud: They’re Yorkies! Regularly in the Top 10 of popular breeds in […]

The Great Samoyed: Your Ultimate Guide

Samoyed

No dog is better adapted for cold climates than the Samoyed. Once used as a hunting dog and a sled dog, the Samoyed’s loyalty, adaptability, endurance, and hardworking personality made them Siberia’s most coveted dog. Nowadays, these fluffy pups are better known as family dogs. A Samoyed dog will stick by their owners and do […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Apartment Dogs!

Best Apartment Dogs

Whether you live in a city like New York or Toronto, you’ve probably contemplated getting a dog to keep you company. The best apartment dogs come in all different shapes and sizes—from the tall Great Dane to a sweet little Shih Tzu. So, if you’re ready to get a pooch for your apartment, then read […]

Introducing the Best Family Guard Dog: The Bullmastiff

Bullmastiff

Instead of the usual alarms, razor-wire fences and other intimidating security accessories, have you ever considered owning a guard dog? Enter the Bullmastiff! These guard dogs are the perfect solution for keeping your family safe, with the added bonus of having a loveable pooch in the house to get active with and dote on, of […]

Everything You Need to Know About Your Shih Tzu Puppy

Shih Tzu

The Shih Tzu is a toy dog breed that originated in China. Also known as Chrysanthemum Dogs or Lion Dogs, these little charmers have now spread all across the globe. Read on to learn everything you ever wanted to know about this adorable breed. What’s in a Name? Shitzu, Shihtzu, Shih-Tzu Breed? As the name […]

The History and Characteristics of The Bernese Mountain Dog

Bernese Mountain Dog

The Bernese Mountain Dog is a big, beautiful giant with a friendly, goofy nature. But how much do you know about this majestic Swiss breed? Read on to learn everything you need to know about these very special dogs, from training to puppy prices. Who is the Bernese Mountain Dog? The Bernese Mountain Dog is […]

The Great Pyrenees Dog: A Big Puppy with an Even Bigger Heart

Great Pyrenees

The Great Pyrenees is a dog from the mountainous regions of Spain and France. He’s independent, calm, but with a very strong mind of his own. The Great Pyr is courageous, great with children, and loyal. They are the type of dog‘s who need a lot of socialization, training, and an owner who is patient. […]

All You Need to Know About Your Bichon Frise Puppy

Bichon Frise

Bichon Frise: Potentially the cutest dog on the planet! Easy to train and eager to please, they love the spotlight – Showbiz pups through and through! These little furballs are the friendliest little companions a dog lover could ever hope to find! Read on to learn more about this fluffball breed! Introducing the Bichon Frise: […]

The Ultimate Guide to the Cocker Spaniel Dog Breed

The Ultimate Guide to the Cocker Spaniel Dog Breed

The Cocker Spaniel started out as a working breed but has now won the hearts of many pet owners. According to the American Kennel Club, the Cocker Spaniel has ranked amongst the US’ top ten most popular dog breeds for decades. Whilst the numbers of purebred Cocker Spaniel puppies has fallen latterly, this is due […]

#1 Guide to The Great Dane: World’s Tallest Dog

Great Dane

The Great Dane is an instantly recognizable dog, though you would be forgiven for confusing them with horses, given their immense size! But what about the history of these gentle giants? And how to care for them? Read on to learn all about the noble king of dogs! Meet One of the World’s Tallest Dogs: […]

A Guide for The Australian Shepherd Dog

Australian Shepherd Dog

You’ve probably seen adorable Australian Shepherds popping up on social media and in films recently! They are rather photogenic dogs! But is an Australian Shepherd the right dog for you? Read on to learn all about the history of this dog breed, food and exercise requirements, and where to get one! A Pup of All […]

Meet the Doberman Pinscher: The Perfect Protection Dog

Doberman Pinscher

A large to medium-sized dog, the Doberman Pinscher is the perfect combination of strength, loyalty, and intelligence. This is the kind of dog breed that’s designed to be the ultimate protection dog as they show no fear when faced with a challenging situation. So, if you’re ready to get yourself a certified “BA”, read on […]

What Breed is My Dog? How to Determine Canine Ancestry

What Breed is My Dog

Pet owners with mixed-breed dogs often ask themselves “What breed is my dog?” If you have a rescue dog, the shelter may have had very little information about the dog’s history, parents, and breed. Shelters try to guess the breed based on pictures and breed specific marketings and traits. You may find yourself scrolling through […]

Best Small Dog Breeds: The #1 Guide

Small Dog Breeds

Over the last decade, the world has been nothing but fascinated by small dog breeds. Yes, these pint-size pups are taking over the hearts of many pet owners across the globe. Small dog breeds come in various shapes and sizes, but what exactly is a small dog? and how do we classify a dog as small? Learn […]

Could a Pocket Beagle Be Your Next Pup?

Pocket Beagle

Pocket Beagle dogs, as the name suggests, are smaller versions of the popular Beagle breed. Cute, energetic and hardy, these dogs make great pets for active families. A Little Hound—Pocket Beagle History! Pocket Beagle dogs were a popular dog breed in 13th century England, possibly dating back as far as when William the Conqueror brought […]

The Ultimate Guide To The Bernedoodle Dog Breed

Bernedoodle

Ever heard of the Bernedoodle? It is a breed belonging to this day of Designer Dog, dominated by breeds such as Pomskies and Yorkie Poos.  Regardless of the vast number of designer breeds, nobody can dethrone Doodles: Poodle crossbreeds. Somewhere among the oodles of doodle breeds, the Bernedoodle is pawing its way up the popularity poll. We’ve seen […]

The Goldador: A Complete History, Traits, and Breed Information

Goldador

All dogs are amazing, but wouldn’t you just love to own a dog that is loving, devoted and energetic that is also adorable to look at? Perhaps your mind goes straight to a dog lover favorite, the Golden Retriever, or maybe you picked the family member, the Labrador Retriever. Love them both? Well, why not […]

The West Highland White Terrier: A Guide

West Highland White Terrier

The West Highland White Terrier is more popular than all other terrier dog breeds, and rightly so! If you’re looking for a small, charming dog with the trainability of a Cocker Spaniel and the confidence of an Entlebucher Mountain dog, you can’t go wrong with an adorable Westie. A Scottish Treasure! West Highland White Terrier […]

A Guide to The Papillon Dog Breed

Papillon Dog

The Papillon dog is just as French and adorable as the name suggests! Find out why we love this continental toy spaniel in our short guide… The Papillon Breed History The Papillon dog breed first became popular in the Middle Ages! Those glorious European Renaissance paintings often feature a proud Papillon breed. From Madame de […]

The Schnoodle: A Short Guide to an Adorable Dog Breed

Schnoodle

The only thing more fun than saying the word schnoooooodle is playing with a real schnoodle! They may look like designer, teddy bear dogs but they are actually an intelligent, energetic and loyal breed that will fill your home with joy. What’s a Schnoodle? A Schnoodle is a hybrid breed, a cross between a poodle […]

A Guide to The Yorkie Poo

Yorkie Poo

This cute little designer pooch is a cross between a Toy Poodle and a Yorkshire Terrier. With heaps of personality, the Yorkie Poo thrives on human interaction. The perfect little companion for small families and apartment dwellers, these toy-sized dogs are loving, active, and fiercely loyal to their owners. The Yorkie Poo is a smart, […]

A Guide to the Noble Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Oh, those puppy dog eyes! The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is one those pups that personify that saying to a T! You can see their feelings from the expression in their eyes in an instant (and they yours!). The Cavalier King Charles toy spaniel is a small breed that has spent at least a few […]

The Weimaraner: Everything You Need to Know

Weimaraner

The Weimaraner, also known as a Weimaraner Vorstehhund, Weim or Gray Ghost, is a large, all-purpose hunting breed that is prized for its distinctive gray-silver coat. Known for its loyalty and strength, the Weimaraner dog makes a great working dog and family pet. The Weimaraner Dog History! Weimaraner dogs originate from the city of Weimar, […]

Everything You Need to Know About The Apple Head Chihuahua

Apple Head Chihuahua

More than just another one of those toy breeds, the apple head chihuahua has a long history, endless loyalty and an abundance of cute, sassy vibes! Just don’t confuse them with the deer head chihuahua; they may not forgive you. What’s an Apple Head Chihuahua? The apple head chihuahua is the American Kennel Club (AKC) […]

A Guide To The Elegant English Shepherd

English Shepherd

The story goes that the sheep-herding mastiff ancestors of the English Shepherd were brought to the British Isles by Julius Caesar himself when the Roman army invaded in 55 B.C.E.  Whatever their origins, these farm dogs are energetic, highly intelligent, and fiercely loyal, making them demanding but ultimately rewarding pets. Appearance and Personality of the […]

The Caucasian Shepherd: The Dog That Looks Like A Bear

Caucasian Shepherd

Caucasian Shepherd dogs look like a bear and word has it they are bolshie enough to take on an actual bear if they have to! This courageous and confident breed is a dog that will be loyal to you, but is one that you never want to mess with!

The Siberian Husky: A Guide to the Free-Spirited Companion

The Siberian Husky: A Guide to the Free-Spirited Companion

A Siberian Husky has a lot going for them. They are exceptionally beautiful dogs who look like wolves but act like toddlers. They are also pretty hardcore.  They thrive in the coldest and most inhospitable corners of the planet and are all about endurance. Siberian Huskies are great sled dogs, whether you race them for […]

Alaskan Malamute: One of the World’s Oldest Dog Breeds

Alaskan Malamute

The Alaskan Malamute is a powerful working dog breed that was bred to pull sleds and help hunt in the harsh Alaskan climate. A cold-climate, highly athletic dog, this breed enjoys lots of exercises and having a job to do. Due to their coat and coloring, these furry dogs resemble wolves, often landing them roles […]

The Havanese: Everything You Need to Know

Havanese

Havanese Dogs 101: A Pet Owners Guide to the Havanese Silk Dog A very adorable, very happy, and very bouncy small breed whose origins stem from Cuba, the Havanese is named after the capital city of Cuba – Havana – aka the Havana Silk Dog. With a heart of gold, these little bundles of love […]

Welcome to Schnauzer 101: A Definitive Guide

Schnauzer

The Schnauzer is a popular dog that comes in all different sizes, teacup or toy to giant. Miniature Schnauzers are a member of the terrier group, while standard and giant schnauzers are members of the working group. They are playful and social, tough and adventurous, and smart, trainable dogs. From temperament to tips on raising […]

Everything You Need to Know About The Pocket Pitbull

Pocket Pitbull

For those who are looking for an adorable dog that is not going to get very big, yet still have that guard dog mentality, the miniature Pocket Pitbull is the dog for you. This is a fairly new breed, so many people are not even aware that they are an option. Find out everything you […]

Cane Corso: A Powerful and Proud Breed

Cane Corso

The Cane Corso is a medium to large sized muscly but agile powerhouse of a dog. An Italian breed, their family tree goes back to ancient Roman times. With a study and strong body built for activity, they have a long history as a working dog – in wars, hunting, farming, and as guard dogs. […]

The Red Heeler aka The Australian Cattle Dog

Red Heeler

Thinking about getting a Red Heeler? Also known as the Australian Cattle Dog, this beautiful breed is intelligent and loyal and can be a great companion. However, they’re also high-energy and need to be well-socialized. A Dog of Many Names The Australian cattle dog or red heeler originated in Australia in the mid-1800s. As ranchers […]

The Deer Head Chihuahua Breed Guide

Deer Head Chihuahua

Are you looking to add a small dog to your household? A chihuahua is a breed of small dog that is relatively popular given their small size and personality. However, there are several different types of chihuahuas, something that most people are not aware of. One of the more popular options is the Deer Head […]

German Shepherd Lab Mix: The Ultimate Playful Family Dog

German Shepherd Lab Mix

Labrador Retrievers and German Shepherd dogs are two of the most popular dog breeds worldwide. Combine the two and you’re onto a winner! Find out everything you could possibly need to know about the German Shepherd Lab mix in this short guide. Lab German Shepherd Mix: The Best of Both Breeds The Labrador Retriever or […]

The Mini Goldendoodle: Likable, Lovable, and Smart!

Mini Goldendoodle

Do you have a soft spot for the look and feel of a cuddling teddy bear? You will love a mini Goldendoodle! They are a result of cross-breeding between a female golden retriever and a male toy or miniature poodle. The resulting hybrid known as a mini Goldendoodle is one devoted bundle of love! Golden […]

Pitbull Husky Mix: A Big Cuddly Dog for the Family!

Pitbull Husky Mix

Have you always wanted to have a loyal, friendly, and cuddly big dog? Maybe you love the American Pit Bull Terrier or even the Siberian Husky? Well, you don’t have to choose between the two breeds. The Pitbull Husky mix is a beautiful dog and great for the family! What makes it so special from […]

The Shih Poo: A Guide to The Teddy Bear Dog

Shih Poo

For those who are looking for a small dog that is simply adorable, the Shih Poo dog is one of the best that you can get. In addition, it is hypoallergenic with a gentle nature, making it an excellent pet for those with allergies or children in the family. Learn more about this gentle, and […]

The Chorkie: Could This Sassy Pup Be Your Next Dog?

Chorkie

Looking for a little dog with a big personality? A Chorkie could be your next dog!  Chorkies take the best qualities of both breeds, the Chihuahua and Yorkie and create the perfect mix.  Chorkies are great companion dogs, small enough to travel and go nearly anywhere, while still having plenty of spunk. What Is A […]

The White Husky: Everything You Need to Know

White Husky

While there are dozens of beautiful different dog breeds out there, very few can compare to the stunning look of the White Husky. With a wolf-like appearance, thick, soft coats and striking eyes, this is one breed of dog that you can’t help but notice. Appearance and Personality of the Blue Eyed White Siberian Husky […]

Everything You Need to Know About The Shorkie

Shorkie

Cute and lovable yet feisty and fun, the Shorkie is a small dog with a big personality! A cross between a Shih Tzu and a Yorkshire Terrier, he’s fluffy and adorable with bags of energy. But when he’s not playing, be prepared to enjoy some serious cuddle time with this little bundle of fluff. A […]

The Pups Who Fit in Your Pockets! Teacup Dogs

Teacup Dogs

Teacup dogs! Are these cute little puppies a scandal just waiting to happen, or is their controversial breeding just another hot story that will soon pass? No matter what you hear, knowing the facts can help ease your fears and let you enjoy your cute puppy with peace of mind. That’s not to say there […]

The South African Boerboel Mastiff: A Guide

South African Boerboel Mastiff

The South African Boerboel Mastiff, or most commonly called just the Boerboel, is one of the biggest domestic dog breeds out there today. These large and intelligent animals are actually claimed to be the only breed in the world specifically bred to be a guard dog. However, there is so much more to this beautiful […]

The Sheepadoodle: A One of a Kind Canine

Sheepadoodle

The Sheepadoodle is quickly becoming one of the most popular cross breeds of dogs thanks to this pooch’s fun temperament and unique characteristics. This dog is a cross between an English Sheepdog and a Poodle and possesses some of the best traits of each of these dogs… not to mention we think they are pretty […]

A Guide to The Pitbull Lab Mix

A Guide to The Pitbull Lab Mix

What happens when you cross America’s most popular dog breed with one of its most misunderstood? You get one of the most loving, loyal, and brave mixed-breed dogs there is, the Labrabull. The American Pitbull Terrier-Labrador Retriever mix, a.k.a the Pitbull Lab Mix, has a heroic personality to match its bad-to-the-bone name. A lively and […]

Rottweiler Pitbull Mix: The Ultimate Watchdog

Rottweiler Pitbull Mix

Gone are the days of people describing hybrid or cross-bred dogs as “mutts”. Today, dogs are purposely cross-bred to create new designer breeds that incorporate the temperaments, personalities, and appearance of both dogs. The Rottweiler Pitbull mix, also known as the Pitweiler, is an interesting example of this. For both dogs, their reputation precedes them […]

Your Complete Guide to the American Bully

American Bully

Despite their intimidating stature, the American Bully just wants to find love (in the form of owners of course). While they are marked as an aggressive and terrifying breed, if you raise them right, they don’t have to be. Like any other dog, if you treat them as a caring (but stern) owner, they will […]

The Sweet, Strong Blue Nose Pitbull

Blue Nose Pitbull

It’s time to forget about the stigma that surrounds the Pitbulls and their ‘viscous ways.’ The Blue Nose Pitbull is trumping all those perspectives and is a loving, fun, friendly, and affectionate goofball that is known as ‘the people’s dog.’ Throughout this article, we’ll be talking about their appearance and personality, and why the Blue […]

The Complete Guide to Morkies

Morkie

Ever wanted a super small dog to cuddle into on cold nights? The Morkie will do just the job! A cross-breed between the Maltese and Yorkshire Terrier, the Morkie is a fluffy ball of love and loyalty and is the perfect dog for individuals and families. Appearance and Personality of the Fearless Fluffball that is […]

Miniature Schnauzer: Small Dog, Big Personality

Miniature Schnauzer

The Miniature Schnauzer may be small in size, but this dog breed packs a lot of intelligence, affection, heart, and personality into one tiny package. For years, the Miniature Schnauzer has been one of the 20 most popular dog breeds in the United States, and it is easy to see why this popular canine companion […]