Dog breeds

Shikoku

The Shikoku is one of the 6 native Japanese dog breeds that are protected by the Nihon Ken Hozonkai or Nippo. These dogs come from the Japanese island of Shikoku so it is not a big...

Barbet

The Barbet is a relatively rare, rustic, and medium-sized dog, known for his dense, curly coat and the ability to retrieve from water and hunt on land. The Barbet is a versatile gu...

Shiba Inu

Shiba Inu dog is an alert, attentive and active ancient Japanese dog breed originally bred to hunt small game and occasionally wild boars. Today these dogs are the...

Shetland Sheepdog

The Shetland Sheepdogs were helping Scottish farmers raise and care for sheep and poultry for centuries. They have been named after the Shetland islands that were their original li...

Serbian Tricolour Hound

The Serbian Tricolour Hound is a breed of dog of the hound type formerly called the Yugoslavian Tricolour Hound. The name was changed to the Serbian Tricolour Hound in 1996. after the breakup of SFR Y...

Serbian Hound

Also known as the Balkan Hound, the Serbian Hound is a medium-sized hound that originated in the Balkans. It is one of many scent hounds that have lived in the Balkans for many years. First record of...

Segugio Maremmano

The Segugio Maremmano is a breed of dog from the coastal plains of Maremma, in Tuscany. It is widely used for hunting wild boar because these dogs bark keeping still. The breed is recognized 2018. by...

Segugio Italiano, Wirehaired

The Italian Wirehaired hound can be traced back to antiquity and it is almost certainly a descendent of primitive hounds from ancient Egypt. These hounds were used for hunting game. At some point in h...

Segugio Italiano, Shorthaired

The Italian shorthaired hound can be traced back to antiquity and it is almost certainly a descendent of primitive hounds from ancient Egypt. These hounds were used for hunting game. At some point in...

Taiwan Dog

These dogs are also known as the Formosan Mountain Dog, Taiwanese Canis, Taiwanese Native Dog or Takasago Dog. They are well-adapted to the uneven and thickly forested terrain of Taiwan. Taiwan Dog is...

Thai Bangkaew Dog

Bangkaew is a village located in the Bang Rakam District, Phitsanulok Province in the central region of Thailand. In this district, near the Yom River, there is a monastery called Wat Bangkaew where i...

Tibetan Terrier

The hairy and fluffy Tibetan Terrier was bred for the purpose of being the best possible companion and family pet there is. They can easily adapt to any sort of living situations a...

Tyrolean Hound

The Tyrolean Hound is a breed of dog that originated in Tyrol. This breed descended from the Celtic Hounds in the late 1800s, bred carefully and mainly for their hunting skills. They are hardworking,...

Austrian Pinscher

The Austrian Pinscher is a medium-sized dog breed originating in Austria. It’s original German name is Österreichischer Pinscher and their first name was Österreich...

Welsh Corgi, Cardigan

Cardigan Welsh Corgi is a smart, affectionate, and extremely loyal dog breed. It is believed that these dogs existed for more than 3000 years. In the past, they were mostly been us...

Welsh Corgi, Pembroke

The Pembroke Welsh Corgi ("dwarf dog") is a cattle herding dog breed which originated in Pembrokeshire, Wales. It is known as a Welsh Corgi. The corgi is one of the smallest dogs in the Herding Group....

Welsh Springer Spaniel

The Welsh Springer Spaniel is a Welsh hunting dog breed that was developed for the purpose of field hunting. These dogs used to flush, or spring different types of game for the Wel...

Austrian Black and Tan Hound

The Austrian Black and Tan Hound is a dog breed whose origins are from Austria. It is believed that it is a direct descendant of the original Celtic Hound even though there is no official history of t...

Westphalian Dachsbracke

The Westphalian Dachsbracke is a smaller, short-legged version of the Deutsche Bracke, and very similar in size and appearance to the Drever. Dogs of similar type are seen in very old European pain...

Xoloitzcuintli

The Xoloitzcuintle (pronounced show-low-eats-queent-lee) or Mexican Hairless Dog is a rare, ancient dog breed that originated in Mexico, during the Aztec Empire. The history of the...

Schapendoes

The Schapendoes is a breed of dog originating in the Netherlands. They were the local working dog, adapted to the people, environment, and types of work needed. Today he is more likely to be a family...

Save Valley Scenthound

The Scent Hound from the Save Valley is a sound yet rare hunting breed from Croatia where it has existed for hundreds of years. There is a description of this hound in a manuscript from the 1719 of...

Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog (Heele...

The Australian Stumpy Tail Cattle Dog, or more commonly known as Heeler is a medium sized dog breed that is naturally tailless and is related to the Queensland Heeler (Australian Cattle Dog). Its orig...

Pyrenean Sheepdog, Smooth-faced

The Pyrenean Shepherd is the smallest of the French and Spanish herding dogs.The breed comes in two varieties: long haired and smooth-faced. After the World War I the breed gained recognition for thei...