Affectionate? Check! Adorable? Check! Fast and strong? Also check! While the Labrador and the Husky are 2 breeds that are supremely distinct, how desirable they are is something both these pooches share in common. Of course, there are a few more similarities about them, apart from the many distinctions. So if you find your fork on the road and unable to decide which breed would make a better fit to your home, fret not! We have drawn out a comparison to help in the decision-making process.
Dogs are generally friendly animals, but just like human beings, some more than others. Of course, that is understandable, given that throughout history, they have been companions to humans and have worked with and for them. If you are looking for a really friendly dog to bring home, we have compiled a list of some of the friendliest dogs out there.
We hope you don’t expect brownie points for guessing this one, but the American Staffordshire terrier is an American dog, as evidenced by its name. This particular breed of dog often goes by AmStaff too, as a nickname of sorts. One look at the AmStaff and you’ll realize why this pooch with an athletic body is regarded as a working dog. If you are looking to raise an AmStaff, you should be aware of the following things.
The Bolognese is a small and serene dog that will be more than happy to avoid pasta and the commercial Italian cuisine you think these mutts might be into. A lot can be said about the Bolognese Dog and how highly attached they can be to their owner. While it’s believed that these doggos are best suited for families or people who are newlyweds or retired, there’s a lot more to them. If you are looking to raise a Bolognese, you should be aware of the following things.
If we are to talk about the honourable breed of dogs, the Bernese Mountain Dog sure has to make the list. It is a Swiss working dog and needless to say, extremely attractive. They have a natural inclination to work and protect, a testament to their roots. They flourish when showered with human companionship and respond enthusiastically when challenged to learn new things. Its size belies how they can be great additions to many families.
If there is a dog out there that is stuck in the space between cute and intimidating, it is the Boston terrier. A fairly medium sized dog that is popular for its “tuxedo appearance” and is known as the “American Gentleman”. If you are thinking about bringing a Boston terrier into your house, here’s what you should know.
If you are looking for the dog version of baby Yoda, the Havanese dog is where your search ends. The dog is a thorough extrovert and is distinguished by its funny and bouncy manner of walking. This breed that belongs to the toy dog group is ideal to practice your hairstyling skills on. After all, they are the true epitomization of the term “fluff ball”. If you are looking to raise a Havanese dog, you should know the following things.
The name “Papillon” means “butterfly shaped” which is a reference to the outward flowy shape of the ears of this dog. There is nothing cuter than when this dog looks at you with its slight head tilt. Combine this tiny sized pooch with its endearing appearance, and it becomes hard to not consider getting one of the four-legged friends home. So if you are looking to raise a Papillon, you must keep the following things in mind.
If you have ever wanted to adopt a Tuffy, only rounder and fluffier, you need to look no further than the Bichon Frise. It is a small dog, or how most people call it, a toy dog. Definitely one of the most often depicted dogs in popular culture, here are the things you need to know when getting a Bichon Frise.
If you have little children in your family and are planning to adopt a dog, it becomes really important to research and find out which dog breed is best suited for your family. While some dog breeds are amazing companions to children and would go to any extent to protect them from any kind of danger, other breeds may not like to have children around. This article introduces you to five dog breeds that are best for kids. The breeds are loyal, friendly and extremely protective. Read on, and find out which one would be the best for you to adopt!
Most people who ever come across a Greyhound think of it as a lean and agile mutt. While that isn’t really wrong, there’s a lot more to this noble, champion of a sprinter that meets the eye. Did you know, for thousands of years, this particular breed has been a favourite for poets, royal emperors and artists across the world? Oh well, that doesn’t even scratch the surface when it comes to what makes this breed all that it is. So if you’re wondering whether a Greyhound can fit into your family, this article will tell you everything you need to know about them!
Family dogs do not understand what it means to have an “alone-time”. They would always want cuddles and belly rubs. Plus they tend to have those adorable eyes, so it becomes impossible to say no to them. But beyond their cuteness, there are many other characteristics that you should look for, which tells you how well a particular breed will fit into your family.
From hunting little rabbits to becoming a fairly nonchalant family breed, a Basset Hound has had quite an interesting backstory. There’s a possibility that you, like most people, have had some idea about the breed, thanks to the famous cartoon character Droopy. The Basset Hound is a small sized dog breed which normally does fit in various kinds of home. Of course, if you’re one of those considering getting Droopy home, you will need to know a bit more than that. So here’s what you should know about the Basset Hound.
What’s the first breed that comes to your mind when you think of a dog that looks really intimidating? If your mind also went straight to Cane Corso, we can totally get why. A Cane Corso is an intense looking canine, which falls under the category of medium to large sized dog breeds. Add to it the fact that they have an imposing physique, and you know that you will have a reliable guardian for your family. But there’s a lot more to a Cane Corso than how they appear.
If you’re thinking of adding a Cane Corso to your family, here’s what you should know.
A watchdog is a dog breed that has one primary function – it sounds the alarm whenever something unusual happens. Watchdogs are not the same as guard dog breeds or attack dog breeds. Hyper-vigilant dogs are better suited as guard dogs or attack dogs. A watchdog breed, on the other hand, is intelligent and knows how to handle situations based on the levels of risk or harm. Watchdogs are trained to not attack without a command.
If you happen to be somebody who loves medium sized dogs and are particularly interested in adopting guard dogs, you might also be confused about which medium dog breed to adopt. This article focuses on a detailed comparison between Dobermans and German Shepherds. Both the Doberman and the German Shepherd hail from Germany, and are medium dog breeds that were initially bred to serve as working dogs or guard dogs.
Do you wish to have a cute little puppy as your companion forever? While every puppy grows into a big old dog with the passage of time, there are some dog breeds that remain small sized their entire lives. This article is about ten of such small dog breeds that are extremely adorable, fun loving and energetic.
The Akita and the Shiba Inu are two of the cutest dog breeds in the world. The two belong to the spitz family, and look quite similar to one another which might be confusing for many people. However, there are certain distinct physical features that make the Akita and Shiba Inu different from one another.
There are certain dogs that are neither too big nor too small. These dog breeds are called the happy medium! Medium dog breeds happen to be the most popular ones across the world, and are very well known everywhere. They often tend to be playful, sensitive, and kind. If you are looking for a medium sized dog as your companion, here is a list of ten medium dog breeds that you may take a look at and choose from.
With a special ability to protect their human family and their belongings from danger and threats, Guard Dog Breeds tend to be very popular in homes and with law enforcement too. The guard dog breeds have become increasingly popular across the world because they can be easily relied on for safety. Guard dog breeds always behave well with people they love and trust, and they will go off limits to protect you from danger.