Dog breeds

Bichon Frise

The Bichon Frise is a small dog breed that is known for its fluffy white coat. This breed is often mistaken for Poodles on the count of both breeds having a fluffy coat. The Bichon...

Poodle Toy

Toy Poodles are the ultimate family pets that are known for their show potential and their intelligence. These dogs have similar traits as their bigger siblings - Standard, Miniatu...

Poodle Miniature

The Miniature Poodle is accepted by both the FCI and the AKC. This is a popular variety of the Poodle family breeds and one that is a lot of fun to be around. The Miniature Poodle...

Pomeranian

Pomeranian is a bold, inquisitive and lively dog breed that was favored for a long time by royals and commoners and he's been called an ideal companion. These dogs are also called:...

Unrecognized breeds

All the breeds that are not yet officially recognized by the FCI and the AKC.

Petit Brabançon

Petit Brabançon is one of the varieties of the Griffon Bruxellois. The Griffon Bruxellois, the Griffon Belge and the Petit Brabançon are considered varieties of the same breed differenti...

Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

The Petit Basset Griffon Vendéen, or PBGV, is a breed of dog of the scent hound type, bred to trail hares in bramble-filled terrain of the Vendée district of France. The breed is known i...

Pekingese

The Pekingese is an extremely old dog breed dating back over 2 millenniums. They have been bred by the richest Chinese and these dogs have been favored by the Chinese nobility, esp...

Parson Russell Terrier

The Parson Russell Terrier is an active dog breed that was originally bred for hunting. Most of its history is closely intertwined with the Jack Russell Terrier. It is an active br...

Norwich Terrier

The Norwich Terrier is a small dog breed that belongs to the Terrier family and can be found mostly as a family pet and companion. They were first bred for vermin control and ratti...

Norfolk Terrier

Norfolk Terrier is a small, loyal, and fearless dog breed that is always ready for an adventure. They are generally good dogs, but like most of the terriers, they are confident, fi...

Miniature Schnauzer

The lovely, and energetic Miniature Schnauzer is a small dog breed with a big dog personality. They are known for their distinct look that is defined by their famous mustache. This...

Miniature Pinscher

The Miniature Pinscher is a small dog breed that originated in Germany. It has a distinct look and many people have described them as small Dobermans. They indeed share many simila...

Miniature Bull Terrier

Generally speaking, Miniature Bull Terrier is the same as a Bull Terrier

Manchester Terrier

The Manchester Terrier is a lively, high-spirited and active dog breed that originated in Manchester, England. The history of this breed goes back to the 16th century when these do...

Maltese

Maltese are among the most popular dog breeds today because of their rich history, size, and character. This is a gentle, playful, and charming dog that is sometimes over...

Lowchen

Löwchen or Little Lion Dog is an outgoing, affectionate, and lively dog breed originally developed as a companion and even today these dogs fill that role. This is a rare dog...

Lhasa Apso

The Lhasa Apso dogs have Tibetan origins, where they were praised as great watchdogs. Their first job was to guard monasteries in high Tibetan plains and mountainous regions. Today...

Beagle

The Beagle is a friendly, curious, and outgoing dog breed from the scent hound family. The Beagle has nearly 220 million scent receptors which make them excellent at picking up sce...

Lancashire Heeler

The Lancashire Heeler is a British dog breed used for herding and accompanying cattle to the market and keeping stables and farms rat and rodent-free. These versatile little dogs were also u...

Swedish Vallhund

The Swedish Vallhund is a herding dog breed that originated in Sweden, as their name suggests. Its original Swedish name is Västgötaspets which translates in English as S...

Basset Hound

The Basset Hound is a dog breed from the scenthound family that was originally bred for hunting and tracking small game such as hare, rabbits, and foxes. This breed has an extremel...

Smooth Fox Terrier

The Smooth Fox Terrier is a dog breed that was created for the purpose of fox hunting, as their name suggests. Their main job was to drive foxes outside of their burrows so that hunters ma...

Basenji

Basenji is unique, smart, and independent and one of the oldest dog breeds in the world. He originated as a hunting dog in central Africa. Even before the pyramids were built, these dogs were known...