🔤DOG BREEDS A-Z

The American Pit Bull Terrier is a breed known for its loyalty and intelligence. It was bred for a variety of uses, including hunting and later for dogfighting, and so developed a reputation for being an aggressive breed. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Other Names: Pit Bull, Pitbull Terrier Country Of Origin: […] Read more

Black and Tan Coonhounds are known to be very gentle and easygoing dogs and are considered very mellow for their size. Other Names: American Black and Tan Coonhound Country Of Origin: USA Dog Group: Scenthound Size: Large Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: Moderate Lifespan: 10-12 years Temperament: Trusting, gentle, affectionate FAQ: Good […] Read more

Biewer Terriers are affectionate towards their owners, and will form strong, unique bonds with every member of the household. Other Names: Biewer, Biewer Yorkshire Terrier, Biewer a la pom pom Country Of Origin: Germany Dog Group: Toy Size: Small Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: Moderate Lifespan: 12-15 years Temperament: Friendly, alert, affectionate […] Read more

Bichon Frises were a popular sight in Medieval and Renaissance art, with them being painted by the likes of Renoir and Monet, among others. Other Names: Bichon Tenerife, Bichon a Poil Frise, meaning: “curly lap dog” Country Of Origin: Canary Islands, France Dog Group: Non-sporting Size: Small Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: […] Read more

Bedlington Terriers are affectionate with their owners and are popular because of their fun personalities. Other Names: Rothbury Terrier, Rodbery Terrier, Rothbury’s Lamb Country Of Origin: England Dog Group: Terrier Size: Small Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: Moderate Lifespan: 12-14 years Temperament: Spirited, intelligent, affectionate FAQ: Good For the First-Time Owner: No […] Read more

Bergamasco Sheepdogs are friendly and intelligent, and often form powerful and loyal bonds with their owners. Other Names: Bergamasco Shepherd Dog, Cane de Pastore Bergamasco Country Of Origin: Italy Dog Group: Sheepdog Size: Medium Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: Medium Lifespan: 13-15 years Temperament: Alert, friendly, loyal FAQ: Suitable For the First-Time […] Read more

So you’re wondering about the Airedale Terrier Temperament? First off, let me say that if you’re thinking about the Airedale Terrier (a.k.a. Bingley Terrier and Waterside Terrier) as a potential pet, great choice! đź‘Ť I have worked with many Airedale Terriers throughout my life, and have distinguished them as a very smart, independent breed. But while I […] Read more

The Belgian Tervuren is a friendly breed that has a great personality. They’re brilliant dogs and are naturally curious. Other Names: Tervuren dog, Chien de Berger Belge, Belgian Sheepdog Country Of Origin: Belgium Dog Group: Herding, sheepdog Size: Medium to large Recommended For: Families, couples, single owners Maintenance Level: Moderate Lifespan: 10-12 years Temperament: Intelligent, […] Read more

The Belgian Malinois ( Pronunciation: “MAL – in – wah”) have been trained to sniff out all kinds of things, including bombs and drugs. This versatility has made them a working dog of choice across the world. Other Names: Malinois, Chien de Berger Belge, Mechelse Herder Country Of Origin: Belgium Dog Group: Sheepdog/herding dog Size: Medium […] Read more

Other Names: Highland Collie, Mountain Collie, Beardie Country Of Origin: Scotland Dog Group: Working Size: Medium Lifespan: 12-14 years Maintenance Level: Moderate Temperament: Intelligent, alert, confident Recommended For: Families, working owners, couples, single owners FAQ: Good For First-Time Owner: Yes Good With Children: Yes Good With Other Animals: Yes Good With Strangers: Yes Good For […] Read more