Akitas are sold in pet shops; many of these have been bred in puppy mills, with little attention paid to type, health, and temperament.
Airedales are excel as hunting dogs, watch dogs, and even obedience and agility dogs, but they are, first and foremost, faithful and entertaining companions.
Dogs which we might categorize as Affenpinschers today, have appeared in German artwork dating back to the 16th century: depicting them as ratters and companions. However, as is true of many breeds, there are no reliable written records of the breed until the late 19th century. At this time, it seems there were two sizes … Read more
Australian Cattle Dogs are becoming increasingly popular these days. However, they are certainly not for everyone. As Mark Abbot says “I’m convinced that most people really don’t want one. They just think they do.” Heelers are rather single-minded; even when socialized and trained, they may still respond quickly and efficiently to only one handler; often … Read more
The Yorkshire Terrier now flourishes throughout the world, and early breeders would surely be astounded at the success of this delightful breed.
Read K9 Web’s comprehensive Shih-Tzu dog breed information, including history, personality, potential health problems, puppy care, and much more.