Though Bulgaria has a large population of over 7 million people, the number of Bulgarian dog breeds that originate there is small. From what is known, there are three Bulgarian dogs native of Bulgaria. Included within these are the Bulgarian hound, the Bulgarian Scenthound, and the Karakachan. Today we will talk a little more in-depth […] Read more

Dogs have long been a part of Polish culture, and have been used there since medieval times to hunt and guard the land. Sadly, during WWII, many Polish dog breeds were shot during the invasion, as “no dogs were to be left alive”. The good news is that, though many Polish dogs did face near […] Read more

Mexico is known for many things, but its dog breeds often get overlooked. There are 5 Mexican dog breeds worth paying attention to, all of which are dogs native to Mexico While only five breeds aren’t as many as somewhere like France or the UK, what Mexico lacks in numbers of native dog breeds it […] Read more

Like many other countries across the world, people in the Philippines love dogs. Many of the breeds favored by Filipinos are popular across the rest of the world, but that’s because the reasons for popularity remain reasonably consistent. This list covers the top 10 most popular dog breeds in the Philippines. These breeds were chosen […] Read more

Several world-famous dog breeds are known to come from Canada, but so do some less popular ones. Canada has produced a range of different dog breeds, but many come from working roots, both for native people and settlers. Here is a list of 7 famous Canadian dog breeds. Ready? 1. Landseer   Highlights: Playful, intelligent, […] Read more

In the Middle Eastern country of Iran, dog ownership has long been and still is a contentious issue. And as of recently, freedoms that people like you and me take for granted daily are being removed from Iran. What freedoms am I talking about? Dog walking. As of recently, Iran’s Capitol city has banned citizens […] Read more

After doing some research, I found that Turkish dog breeds are very popular as herd-protecting dogs. But sadly, there is an estimated 150,000 stray dogs roaming the streets of Istanbul alone at any given time. But why is the stray dog population such a problem, and what types of dogs are indigenous to the area? […] Read more

In places like the US and Canada, it’s extremely rare to see stray dogs running around on the streets. While there are many dogs that are sadly without homes, it’s not an epidemic. Rather, dogs are loved, cherished, owned as pets, and regarded as part of the family. But in some other areas of the […] Read more

I‘ve always been fascinated by the history and origin of dog breeds, especially ones that are extremely rare. And one place where the dogs caught my attention was Japan. Some of the Japanese dog breeds, like the Akita, have grown popular across the world and in the United States, while others are still quite rare […] Read more

W e’re blessed to have so many amazing dog breeds in North America.   I think you’ll agree with me when I say…   There are many other dog breeds in Asia that we don’t have here in America.   Whether we talk about large Asian dog breeds like the Tibetan Mastiff or small Asian breeds […] Read more