breeds

The Most Popular Dog Breeds in America

Here’s a list of the most popular dog breeds in America, according to recent polls. Interestingly, most of the dogs on this list are large. However, the statistics do confirm that Americans tend to adopt the breeds they consider to…

European Dog Breeds – The Classics

Though most breeds come from Germany, France, and Spain, one could say that there’s at least one specimen of a European dog breed from every country in the continent. We’d like to tell you about the most popular ones in…

The Rhodesian Ridgeback: A Brave Dog

The Rhodesian Ridgeback is a most striking dog. This animal isn’t only fast but also quite agile. Today we’d like to tell you all about this breed of dog for you to get to know them. Perhaps you’re considering adopting…

English Bulldog: All About this Breed

The English Bulldog breed originated in the United Kingdom. They used to be the stars of dog fights –a practice fortunately banned since 1835. This dog is, in fact, one of the symbols of this country. Today, we’d like to…

The Westphalian Dachsbracke: A Miniature Hunting Dog

This old German breed combines the abilities of large hunting dogs with the versatility of a compact, muscular body. Meet the miniature hunting dog: the Westphalian Dachsbracke! The origins of the Westphalian Dachsbracke This breed is the product of a…

The Curly Horse: Mysterious and Hypoallergenic

Horses are majestic animals. One of their most striking features is that gleaming coat of hair that shows up in all kinds of colors and patterns. This is part of what makes the curly horse such an interesting breed: its fleecy curls…

The Norwegian Forest Cat: A Surprisingly Unknown Breed

Even though it’s a gorgeous breed, the Norwegian forest cat is still surprisingly unknown outside of Scandinavia. With a wild appearance and a mild-mannered temperament, this breed also has a fascinating history that makes it even more interesting. The origins and history…

The Basset Fauve de Bretagne: A Wonderful Friend

The Basset Fauve de Bretagne is a relatively unknown breed of dog. However, the hunting world does know all about it. This breed has great qualities when it comes to that activity, but they’re also perfect dogs to keep you…

The Characteristics of the Shetland Sheepdog

Today, we’re going to talk about a very recognizable breed of dog: the Shetland sheepdog. Keep reading to learn about their physical qualities, their temperament, and what type of care they need. Where does the Shetland sheepdog come from? To…

Chihuahua Dogs are Ideal for Small Homes

Chihuahua dogs, known in their country of origin [Mexico] as Chihuahueño(a), has the same name as the largest state of that country. The reason is that chihuahuas were first discovered in that region. The name refers to an object (yes,…

Munchkin Cats: The Cats that Stay Kittens Forever

Boy, it was so cute when it was a kitten! You’ve probably found yourself saying something like that when you look at your cat. That doesn’t mean it’s not cute or beautiful anymore, but, if we’re being honest, kittens are…

The Best Dogs for Families with Children

If you have little ones then it’s important that you carefully select the best dogs for families with children. But, what’s a family? In the collective imagination, a family is a couple with two children (of each gender) and a…

Have You Met The Tallest Dog in The World?

Major, a Great Dane who’s just over 4 feet tall, is waiting to be officially declared the tallest dog in the world according to Guinness Records. The truth is, on an individual level, this breed of warmhearted giants seems to…

7 Breeds of Cat You’ll Absolutely Love

You should definitely read this article if you’re a cat lover. Or, even if your love is mostly for dogs, this list of our favorite breeds of cat might have you thinking twice about that.  Are you ready for a…