breeds

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…

The Great Dane: the Noble Giant

Despite its very large size, the Great Dane is still a very humble animal. It’s actually a very noble, friendly and affectionate animal that gets along really well with humans.  A few things about this breed’s origins Scholars can’t seem…

Here are Some Spanish Dog Breeds

They have their own identity of being noble and intelligent. The Spanish dog breeds considered to be true natives by the Real Sociedad Canina de España have a history of loyalty, hard work, and are part of Spanish tradition. Since ancient…

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…