Komondor Dog Breed Information & FAQs

Komondor

The Komondor is still a very rare breed, and most people have never seen one. The largest populations of Komondors today are in Hungary and in the United States, with numbers of animals in each country probably in the two to three thousand range. Komondor Origins and History The Komondor is believed to be a … Read more

Alaskan Klee Kai Dog Breed – Facts and Personality

The Klee Kai was bred down from Siberian and Alaskan Huskies, along with the help of a Schipperke and American Eskimo to downsize without dwarfism. As such you will find the same characteristics as are found in the huskies. They are curious, tenacious, extremely strong for their size, crafty hunters and escape artists. The Klee … Read more

Kerry Blue Terrier Dog Breed Information & FAQs

Kerry Blue Terrier

The Kerry Blue Terrier is recognized by all major kennel clubs. Brief Summary of Breed Standards (CKC/AKC/KC) Height: Dogs 18-19 1/2″ (46-48 cm) at withers; bitches 17 1/2-19″ (45- 47 cm). Weight: Dogs 33-40 lb (15-17 kg); bitches slightly less. General Appearance: Upstanding, well-knit and proportioned, well developed and muscular body showing good balance. Character: … Read more

Keeshond Dog Breed Information & FAQs

keeshond dog breed

The Keeshond has been bred for centuries as the ideal family companion and watchdog. Their magnificent appearance and sense of loyalty have made them an appealing breed around the world. Their natural tendencies are such that no special training is usually needed for a Keeshond to act as a watchdog for his home, keeping it … Read more

Jack Russell Terrier Dog Breed Information and FAQs

jack russel terrier dog

Jack Russell Terriers are a type, or strain, of working terrier; they are not purebred in the sense that they have a broad genetic make-up, a broad standard, and do not breed true to type. You will see different “types” of JRTs, from long-bodied, short, crooked legs to a more proportioned length of body and … Read more

Italian Greyhound Dog Frequently Asked Questions

What’s so special about Italian Greyhounds? Everything. Okay, so I’m passionately devoted to this fabulous breed, maybe even obsessed. They’re beautiful and clean without expensive or time-consuming grooming. They’re small enough to fit into any living situation yet large enough to be real dogs. Although small in size, they bark rather than yap. Most of … Read more

Irish Setter Dog Breed Information & FAQs

Irish Setters were originally bred to hunt upland game, and they are still proficient hunters. Characteristics and Temperament Many observers find Irish Setters to be among the most beautiful of all dog breeds. Their dark red color, profuse feathering, and happy-go-lucky nature make them quite attractive to many dog lovers. However, Irish Setters are not … Read more

Siberian Husky Dog Breed FAQs & Information

Siberian Huskies are a medium-sized, strong, graceful, and tenacious sled dog. They are a handsome breed that’s energetic and dignified. What they lack in size, they make up for it with strength. They’re able to pull light loads at moderate speeds for long distances. AKC Official Siberian Husky Standard The AKC holds the copyright to … Read more

Havanese Dog Breed FAQs & Information

havanese dog

  The Havanese is truly one of the most delightful of the small breeds. They are exceptionally intelligent and quick-witted. Frequently Asked Questions What kind of dog is that? Where did you get a Bichon that wasn’t white? Havanese is part of the Bichon canine family, but are a distinct breed. Havanese comes in all … Read more

Everything to Know About the Harrier Dog Breed

harrier dog

Harriers are a type of scent hound bred for hunting hares and foxes in large packs. They are one of the few truly medium-sized breeds of dogs. About the Harrier Dog Harriers stand between 19 and 21 inches at the shoulder and weigh 45-60 lbs. They have short hair, hanging ears, and come in a … Read more