dog breeds

All About the Otterhound Dog Breed

The Otterhound is a large and strong hound, conceived mainly for long days of work on the water. But it’s also quite capable of running on land. The origins of the breed According to the International Cynological Federation, the otterhound belongs…

The Shikoku: A Brave and Fun Dog Breed

The Shikoku is a dog breed that originates from Japan. In fact, it got its name from the Japanese island of Shikoku. This breed is larger than other more well-known Japanese breeds and has a color pattern that’s unique among Asian…

All About the Little Lion Dog Breed

The Little Lion Dog breed, also known as the Löwchen, is a small-sized dog that originates from France. According to the International Cynological Federation, it belongs to group 9, subsection 1.3. The history of the Little Lion Dog The Little Lion Dog…

The Azawakh Dog Breed

Today, we’re going to talk about a very peculiar breed that you might not know about because it comes from distant lands. We’re talking about the Azawakh dog breed, a fast and bold dog you’ll love to learn about. Keep…

The Norwegian Elkhound

The Norwegian Elkhound may look like a crossbreed of sheepdogs and huskies. However, this dog is much older and has accompanied arctic hunters for over a millennium. Below, we’ll tell you more about the Norwegian Elkhound. History of the Norwegian…

The Slovak Rough-Haired Pointer

The Slovak rough-haired pointer has a lot to offer. We’ll talk about its origin and characteristics in this article. Origin of the Slovak Rough-Haired pointer The Slovak Rough-Haired Pointer is a more modern breed virtually unknown outside of Slovakia and…

The American Foxhound

Today we want to talk to you about a fairly unknown breed: the American foxhound. Getting to know the American foxhound Origin and history This breed of dog dates back to 1650 when Robert Brooke first brought them to North…

Discover the Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Thanks to the internet, the Corgi has become popular outside of England, which is where this breed originates. This dog breed, with a friendly appearance but a strong character, has all that it takes to become the king of viral…

The Gascon Saintongeois

The Gascon Saintongeois is a French hound that is little known outside of France. It was bred to continue the legacy of a breed which is already extinct. They make excellent pets with their calm character and caring for them…

Swedish Elkhounds

Swedish Elkhounds, or Jämhundt, are large ancient dogs. Closely related to wolves, both in appearance and character, they were originally raised for hunting. However, they also make excellent companions. Origin of Swedish Elkhounds According to the World Canine Association, Swedish Elkhounds belong to group…

Hierran Wolfdogs

Hierran wolfdogs are herding dogs for cattle. In addition, the Royal Canine Society of Spain (RCSC) recognizes them as a breed. With a primitive and wolfish appearance and a slender frame, this beautiful animal is faithful to its owners, yet suspicious…

The Kai Ken: A Japanese National Icon

There are a great number of different dog breeds, and some are more well-known than others. Today, we want to talk to you about a Japanese species that you may never have heard of before. It’s the Kai Ken, a…