Dog breeds

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje

The Nederlandse Kooikerhondje is a hunting dog breed originating in the Netherlands. They were originally bred for hunting and luring ducks into traps. The luring wasn’t alwa...

Mudi

The Mudi is a rare, medium-sized herding dog that originated from Hungary in the 19th century and was reportedly discovered by Dr. Dezso Fenyes. This is a hardworking and versatile...

Montenegrin Mountain Hound

The Montenegrin Mountain Hound is a rare dog breed from the mountain regions across the Balkans. Black and tan, with a smooth coat, the Montenegrin Mountain Hound was called Black Hound in the past. T...

Beagle-Harrier

The Beagle-Harrier is a scenthound type of dog breed. Its origins are in France and it is often mistaken to be either a big beagle or a small version of harrier dog. The Beagle-Harrier is an old breed...

Medium-Sized Anglo-French Hound

The Anglo-Français de Petite Vénerie is a medium-sized breed of dog used in hunting as a scenthound, usually in packs. It is one of the Anglo-French hound breeds which were created by crossing French...

Lapponian Herder

The Lapponian Herder is a Finnish dog breed and is one of the five native Finnish breeds. The other four breeds were bred for hunting, while the Lapponian Herder, as their name sug...

Lakeland Terrier

The Lakeland Terrier is a dog breed that originated in the Lake District in northern England. These feisty dogs were bred with the purpose of guarding and hunting foxes that attack...

Lagotto Romagnolo

The Lagotto Romagnolo is an Italian dog breed whose name can be literally translated to “lake dog from Romagna”. This lovely dog breed was originally created to assist...

Bavarian Mountain Scenthound

The Bavarian Mountain Scenthound is a German hunting breed that originated in the historic region of Germany cold Bavaria. It is a highly praised hunting breed that has been used b...

Swiss Hound

The Swiss Hound has been around since the Middle Ages in Switzerland. In the 15th century, this breed was sought after by Italian dog lovers and in the 18th century by the French for its exceptional a...

Swedish Lapphund

The Swedish Lapphund is a Spitz-type dog breed originating in Sweden. It is one of the three Lapphund dog breeds and they all share the same ancestor. The Swedes used this breed pr...

Sussex Spaniel

Sussex Spaniel is an affectionate, loyal, and even-tempered dog breed originally from Sussex in Southern England. Their original purpose was to flush birds. These dogs share a simi...

Styrian Coarse-Haired Hound

The Styrian Coarse-Haired Hound is an Austrian hunting breed renowned for their hunting ability and their excellent temperament. These dogs are hard-workers and will not shy away from any ta...

Standard Schnauzer

The Standard Schnauzer is a German dog breed that was originally bred to become the ultimate versatile farm dog. They were used for various tasks and their main job was vermin cont...

Staffordshire Bull Terrier

The Staffordshire Bull Terrier is a lovely family pet that was created as a breed for a much bloodier reason. In their early days, these dogs were specifically bred to become as fa...

Stabyhoun

Stabyhoun is an intelligent and loving dog breed from the Dutch province of Friesland. These dogs are one of the rarest in the world today. Although these are hunting dogs they are...

Spanish Water Dog

Spanish Water Dog is a very active and playful but a work-oriented dog breed. This dog bred was developed to herd and to protect livestock such as goats, sheep, and cattle. They ar...

Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier is not your every day, typical terrier dog breed. They make great pets and are a bit more laid back than other terrier breeds. This Irish dog breed...

Small Swiss Hound

The Small Swiss Hound is a smaller version of the Swiss Hound originating in Switzerland. There are four varieties of the Small Swiss Hound which vary only in color: Small Bernese Hound, Small Jura Ho...

Small Munsterlander

Small Munsterlander is an intelligent, confident, and versatile hunting dog originating from Munster, Germany. Although they have the same name as

Small Blue Gascony Hound

This dog was bred for hunting small game such as rabbits. The breeding began by focusing on smaller versions that were more suited for pursuing small game. This breed has always been highly valued for...

Smalandsstovare

This breed dates back to the 1600s when hounds similar to present day Smålandsstövares were bred to European hounds from Poland, Germany and Baltic regions after The Great War. They were mostly develo...

Slovensky Kopov

The Slovenský kopov is a medium-sized breed of hunting dog of the scenthound type. The breed originated in Slovakia and is bred for boar hunting. The Slovenský kopov was developed and is...

Siberian Husky

Siberian Husky is a loyal, outgoing, and athletic dog breed with beautiful blue or multi-colored eyes. This is a sled dog with great endurance that was developed to work in packs t...