Pit bulls have long received bad press, and are seen by most as an aggressive dog. While this may be true based on personal experience, they are no more aggressive than other breeds, and their behavior will be down to ineffective training. If treated right, pit bulls are incredibly friendly, well behaved, and are some […] Read more

Shiba Inu is a very distinctive dog breed. Known to be hunters at large, they do end up bringing in quite a lot of interesting benefits. There are many types of  Inu, the Japanese word for “dog”. In fact, you will find six native breeds in Japan alone, these are Akita, Shiba, Shikoku, Kai, Ryukyu […] Read more

So you are looking to get a Shiba Inu dog at this time? This is a great decision, but you also have to wonder, “Are Shiba Inus good with cats”? That’s a good question, mainly because a lot of people that want a dog tend to have a cat as well. The answer is NO. […] Read more

As most of you probably already know by now, the American Staffordshire Terrier or “Amstaff” is one of my favorite dog breeds in the world. Not only are they absolutely beautiful, but they also have a strong and reliable temperament that make them the perfect family dog. But is the American Staffordshire Terrier a good […] Read more

When it comes to getting a new dog, too many people are quick to rush into the decision based on how a breed looks, and not how it will fit into their lives. I’ve spoken to far too many couples who have bought a dog on impulse, often for a lot of money from a […] Read more

I’ve owned a variety of different dog breeds over the years, but my all-time favorite breed to own is a golden retriever. Recently, one of my friends asked if they made a good first dog, which I believe they do, but Labradors were also suggested as an alternative. I always believed there was little difference […] Read more

I love my golden retriever, and I recently had a friend ask, “Is a golden retriever a good first dog?” Considering it wasn’t the breed I started with, I couldn’t answer for sure, but was going off my own experience of owning them. So instead I decided to do a bit of research to see […] Read more

The Bull Terrier has an aggressive, rugged appearance that is anything but friendly and affectionate looking. But as we all know, we should “never judge a book by it’s cover”. I’ve interacted with lots of bull terriers during my life, and I am extremely confident in saying that the outer layer of the Bull Terrier […] Read more

I regularly go running; if possible I go every day. I recently started taking my golden retriever running with me because he always seemed excited when I was getting ready to go out. He has absolutely no problem keeping up with me, and in fact he always seemed to have more energy left by the […] Read more

If you’ve read any of my other articles, you know that I am a massive fan of Pit bulls. But the truth is, I’m just a fan of dogs in general. And another one of my favorite dog breeds is the Labrador Retriever. I’ve owned Labradors for much of my life, and I do have […] Read more