Dog breeds

Black and Tan Coonhound

The Black and Tan Coonhound is a hunting dog breed. First bred in the United States by crossing the Bloodhound and the Black and Tan Virginia Foxhound, this black and tan hound follows its prey entire...

Black Norwegian Elkhound

The Black Norwegian Elkhound is a primitive, Spitz-type dog breed that originated in Norway at the beginning of the 19th century. It had many purposes such as hunting, guarding, an...

Black Russian Terrier

The Black Russian Terrier (BRT or Blackie) is a large, intelligent, and powerful dog breed. He was created by the Russian army for guarding and protecting purposes in the areas wit...

Bloodhound

The Bloodhound is a large scent hound with an extraordinarily keen sense of smell, originally bred to track deer and other game. This breed is capable of discerning scent over grea...

Blue Gascony Basset

From the beginning, the Blue Gascony Basset was bred as a scent hound, especially for hunting small game, like rabbits, foxes, and hares. These dogs hunt by scent in packs of 4-8 d...

Blue Gascony Griffon

The Griffon Bleu de Gascogne is a dog breed of the scenthound type, originally bred in France in the Gascogne region, and is a multi-purpose hunting dog, used for hunting and tracking small and large...

Blue Picardy Spaniel

The Blue Picardy Spaniel is also known as Épagneul Bleu de Picardie is a dog breed of Spaniel type with origins in France, around the area of the River Somme, sometime at the beginning of the 20th cen...

Bluetick Coonhound

Bluetick Coonhound is an american hunting dog breed used mostly for raccoon hunting. It is known for its friendly attitude and a fine nose for tracking and hunting. Today it is also kept as a family p...

Boerboel

The Boerboel is a massive dog that originated from South Africa and is also known as the South African Mastiff. The dog’s name comes from the Dutch word for "farmer" (“...

Bohemian Shepherd Dog

The Bohemian Shepherd Dog (Chodský pes) is medium size intelligent, energetic, lively and athletic dog breed. They are very protective of their family but generally, they are not aggressive. It is...

Bohemian Wirehaired Pointing Griffon

The Bohemian Wirehaired Pointing Griffon, or Český Fousek is a Czech dog breed and is a versatile gun dog. They are wirehaired, and have the appearance of having a beard and moustache ("facial...

Bolognese

The Bolognese is a small breed that comes from the Bichon family. They are true companion dogs that are the happiest when they are surrounded by their family. Best suited for the i...

Border Collie

The Border Collie is a highly intelligent, energetic, athletic, working and herding breed of dog that was developed in the Scottish borders for herding livestock, especially sheep....

Border Terrier

The Border Terrier is a dog breed belonging to the Terrier family whose original purpose was to drive foxes out of their burrows so larger hounds can hunt them. These days, these l...

Borzoi

The Borzoi or “Russian Wolfhound” is a large dog breed with a history that dates back to the 17th century. The Borzoi is believed to have been developed from...

Bosnian Coarse-Haired Hound

The Barak or Bosnian Coarse-Haired Hound is a hunting breed of dog from the scenthound family that was first developed in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The breed was originally used to hunt large game due t...

Boston Terrier

The Boston Terrier is a popular, small-sized dog breed that originated in America. This dog was developed in the late 1800s by crossing Bulldog and now-extinct White English Terrie...

Bouvier des Ardennes

Bouvier des Ardennes is a rare breed of dog originating in Belgium in the Ardennes region where Bouviers were employed as cattle herders. The continuous loss of farms in Belgium Ardennes region led to...

Bouvier des Flandres

The Bouvier des Flandres is a working dog breed that has an impeccable work ethic and was primarily bred as a versatile, working farm dog. This breed is very intelligent and powerf...

Boxer

The Boxer is a dog breed developed in Germany in the 1800s. They were bred for working purposes, especially for cart pulling, livestock herding, hunting, and, also, for dogfighting. The Boxer was o...

Boykin Spaniel

The Boykin Spaniel is an american dog breed from the spaniel family. It is a popular hunting companion and a family pet. It was discovered in the early 1900s in South Carolina. It is the states nation...

Bracco Italiano

The Bracco Italiano is a breed of dog developed in Italy and was first used as a versatile gun dog. There are information that this breed first appeared in the 4th century BC. It is believed it was cr...

Braque d'Auvergne

The Braque d'Auvergne is a dog breed with origins in the mountain area of Cantal, in the historic Auvergne province in the mid-south of France. It is a pointer and a versatile gundog. The breed descen...

Braque de l'Ariege

The Braque de l'Ariège, translated into English as the Ariege Pointing Dog or Ariege Pointer, is a breed of dog, a French hunting dog of pointing gun dog type. The breed is kept primarily as...