breeds

4 Wrinkly Dog Care Tips

Wrinkly dogs are absolutely precious. You can take a look at some of these breeds that were once mentioned on the My Animals website. For example, there’s the Shar-Pei, the most precious, wrinkliest dog of them all. However, that beauty also…

The Catalan Sheepdog

The Catalan sheepdog, also known as the “gos d’atura” in Catalan, is a breed that originates from the Iberian Peninsula. This breed was originally intended to herd animals in the Pyrenees mountains, but it has captured the hearts of people all…

The Name Game: Names for Police Dogs

Naming a pet isn’t always easy. There are times you what name to give them at first glance and other moments when you get stuck. In today’s article, you can find some ideas of names for police dogs.

Mixed and Purebred Dogs: What are the Differences?

Mixed or purebred dogs, which is better? This is one of the first questions many people ask themselves before adopting. There are several important differences between mixed and purebred dogs, and the decision will come down to your own needs and…

Mixed-Breed Dogs Are Healthier: True or False?

When choosing a dog, you’ve probably found yourself having difficulty picking out between a purebred or a mixed-breed dog. There is so much false information out there and you can find a lot of biases with no scientific basis. For example, some…

The Elf Cat: Curved Ears and No Hair

Human beings keep on trying to play God by creating new pets. One of mankind’s newest “accidents” is the outcome of crossbreeding an American Curl and a Sphynx. That’s how the Elf Cat came into to existence. It’s a hairless feline…

How to Know if a Breeder is Reputable

Dog breeders have existed all over the world throughout history. Due to the fact that everyone thinks adoption is usually the best way, today we’re going to talk a little bit about what makes a breeder reputable.

Domestic Birds that Sing the Most

If you are interested in adopting a beautiful and active bird to brighten up your home, try starting off your search by learning about the different types of species. Domestic song birds stand out the most due to their vocal ability,…

The 8 Most Desired Turkey Breeds

Turkeys are a bird that’s known worldwide. Some people find their meat to be simple but it’s one of the highly sold products during the holiday season. Due to this fact, many people are breeding this animal all over the world,…

Dog Breeds With Blue Tongues

There are plenty of (contradictory) theories about the origins of dog breeds with blue tongues. They range from pagan legends to scientific hypotheses, but in the end, the explanation is more complicated than it might seem.

The Havanese: Cuba’s National Dog

Everyone loves learning about new breeds, and today you can get to know about a Cuban dog. Did you know multiple breeds of dog originated there? Well, that’s the story of the Havanese, a wonderful little dog that makes an even better…

The Greenland Dog

You’ve probably have noticed that My Animals talks about dog breeds you might never have heard of before. Is the Greenland Dog one of them? If so, then let us tell you everything we know about this amazing dog — are you…

The Korat Cat: A Beautiful Breed

This elegant cat’s hind legs are longer than its front legs, a big nose, and a heart-shaped face. That’s the Korat Cat, and its part of a group of cats known as the “blue” breeds. Intelligent, affectionate, and playful, this cat–that originated…

Toy Fox Terriers

Toy Fox Terriers are descendants of Smooth Fox Terriers that have the unconditional love of small dogs and tenacity of hunting dogs. Their cute ears and sleek fur along with their keen intelligence make these compact animals the perfect pet.…

Dogs in FCI Group 4: The Dachshunds

The FCI (La Fédération Cynologique Internationale) is responsible for setting standards for each dog breed and classifying them into groups according to their characteristics. In this article, we’ll tell you a bit about which dogs belong in group 4: the Dachshunds.  Dog…

Which Cat to Choose?

Once you have decided that you want a cat, the next question is, which cat to choose? There are a list of questions that you will need to consider before you choose a cat, such as its size, age, and breed.…

Best Pets and Dog Breeds for Apartment Living

Not all animals are great if you live in an apartment. They may make messes, violate your building rules, or start acting out because of the tight space. There are ideal dog breeds for apartment living, and there are others…

The Podenco Canario: A Peculiar Dog

By now, we know about hundreds, or perhaps even thousands, of dog breeds. Each one is different from the others, but they all have attractive characteristics that make them special and unique. In this article, we’ll tell you everything we know…