Get The Most From Your Dog Breeder

A reputable dog breeder should know what type of behavior to expect from his puppies as they grow into adulthood. Although it is easy to predict the future temperament of a litter by observing their parents, the right breeder has the knowledge and understanding of the breed’s history. This knowledge and understanding gives the breeder […]

English Foxhound

The English Foxhound is more stout in physical appearance than the American Foxhound. Although the exact origin of this breed is unknown, we do know that particular pedigrees were kept of English Foxhounds since the 1700s. This is longer than any other dog breed. Fox hunting was a sport that became very popular with the […]

Manchester Terrier

The Manchester Terrier has been described “cat-like” because of its overly-cautious demeanor, independent personality and they also take great pride in keeping themselves clean, similar to what a cat does. The Manchester Terrier is friendly towards other dogs and highly-affectionate with it owners. However, when strange people approach this dog becomes alert and reserved. For […]

Lakeland Terrier

The Lakeland Terrier is a terrier that loves to play and explore. They are an affectionate breed, loving, and devoted to the family. Lakeland Terriers also make excellent watchdogs, like most terriers. It is their nature to be weary of strangers, especially of approaching individuals on their territory. These dogs are also very reserved around […]

Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound is a dog that is courageous, bold, independent, playful and with a boisterous attitude. These husky members of the Hound Group are a combination of spitz-like traits, mixed with that of the hound, and always looking for the next outdoor adventure. With its high energy levels and overly friendly personality, the Norwegian […]

Saluki

I don’t know about you, but I have to be honest and say I have never heard of the Saluki dog breed. Apparentky the Saluki is considered to be the most ancient of all dog breeds. There is evidence of their existence found in art work on Egyptian tombs that are dated thousands of years […]

Tibetan Mastiff

The Tibetan Mastiff has recently become a status symbol in China, where an 11 month old dog was reportedly sold for $US 1.5 million! The breed has long been held in high regards as a protector and courageous  watchdog. An independent and strong-willed, this dog is very territorial and aggressive towards strange people and unfamiliar […]

Tibetan Terrier

A member of the non-sporting group of dogs, Tte Tibetan Terrier is an all-purpose dog. They have an adorable, shaggy appearance, with a square proportion, and although compact in size – maintains physical power and muscularity. They stand at approximately 15 to 16 inches and weigh anywhere from 18 to 30 lbs (depending on gender). […]

Shetland Sheepdog

The Shetland Sheepdog breed came to be in the 1800s, a dog with  deep roots in Scotland, and they worked as herding dogs. These early dogs were fairly small, about 20 inches in height, which further developed into the current Shetland Sheepdog. It is said that other dogs came into the mix as well, which […]