Dog breeds

Labrador Retriever

Surely, one of the most popular dog breeds in the world is the Labrador Retriever. Labrador Retrievers are extremely loyal and sweet-tempered dogs that live to serve their family....

Kuvasz

The Kuvasz (pronounced KOO-vahss; the plural is Kuvaszok, pronounced KOO-vah-sock) is an ancient dog breed that is believed to originate from Hungary. However, this dog’s anc...

Komondor

The Komondor has to be a dog breed with the most distinctive and recognizable look in the whole canine universe. This Hungarian dog breed has a noble heritage and is known for its...

Karst Shepherd Dog

The Karst Shepherd is a dog breed of the livestock guardian type, with origins in Slovenia. The Karst Shepherd got its name from the Karst Plateau in Slovenia and more generally after the Karst landsc...

Karelian Bear Dog

The Karelian Bear Dog is a Finnish dog breed that is considered to be a national treasure. They are constantly on the top ten most popular dog breeds lists in their native country....

Kai Ken

The Kai Ken is a native Japanese dog breed that was first discovered in the Kai mountains located close to the famous Mount Fuji. These dogs are considered to be one of the purest...

Jamthund

The Jamthund is a primitive, Nordic dog breed that has a great resemblance to their ancestor - the wolf. These dogs were originally bred to hunt large game such as wolves or bears...

Irish Water Spaniel

The Irish Water Spaniel is a relatively rare, Irish dog breed that was created for water retrieving duties. These dogs were used for retrieving ducks and other waterfowl Irish hunt...

Irish Red and White Setter

Irish Red and White Setter is a medium-sized, athletic, and courageous dog made for hunting. Compared to their cousin

Ibizan Hound

Ibizan Hound is a lean and athletic dog originating from the Balearics Island of Ibiza. There are two types of these dogs – smooth and wire. They are very ac...

Hungarian Greyhound

The Magyar agár (Hungarian Greyhound) is a breed of dog of the sighthoung family. It has origins in Hungary and lands that historically belonged to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It was mostly used for...

Hovawart

The Hovawart is a fairly old, German dog breed that has been around for about 800 years. Its name consists of two words “Hova” which can be translated as “yard&rd...

Hanoverian Scenthound

The Hanover Hound is a dog breed of the hound family and is often called Hanoverian Hound. It is a hunting and tracking dog that is a direct descendant from bloodhounds of medieval times. It was most...

Greyhound

The Greyhound is one of the oldest breeds of dogs whose origin trace back over 8000 years to early cave drawings. Drawings like this were found in Egyptian pyramids and many people...

Greenland Dog

The Greenland Dog is a husky-type dog breed that was mostly kept as a sled dog. They belong to the Nordic family of dog breeds and the Greenland Dog is identical to the Canadian Es...

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog

The Greater Swiss Mountain Dog is one of the four family members of the Sennenhund, dogs that have originated in the Swiss parts of the Alps. This rather large breed was creat...

Grand Griffon Vendeen

A Grand Griffon Vendéen is a breed of hunting dog originating in France. It existed as early as the 16th Century, and was the first of the Vendée griffons to be bred. It is a descendant of the Canis s...

Gordon Setter

The Gordon Setter is a superb hunting breed from Scotland. They were bred to hunt quail and pheasant and are known for their superior hunting ability and skill. They are described...

Golden Retriever

Golden Retriever is a friendly, devoted, and very intelligent dog breed and is one of the most famous dogs around the world. They will make you fall in love at first sight. Because...

Giant Schnauzer

Giant Schnauzer is a large, loyal, and alert dog that is a great worker and an excellent companion. They originated from Germany where they were used for cattle driving and guardin...

German Wirehaired Pointer

German Wirehaired Pointer is a noble versatile gundog that excels at hunting as well as being a family member. If you are a sportsperson who enjoys spending time outside this might...

German Shorthaired Pointer

The German Shorthaired Pointer is a versatile hunting dog breed that originated in Germany. It was traditionally used to hunt different game and it has great retrieving skills from...

German Shepherd

Although we doubt that there is anyone that hasn’t heard about German shepherd dog (or GSD), we will use this opportunity to lay some interesting facts about this beautiful b...

German Rough-haired Pointer

The German Wirehaired Pointer is a medium to large-sized griffon type breed of dog developed in the 19th century in Germany for hunting. It became a leading gun dog in Germany in the later part of the...