When you hear the word “Pitbull” you probably picture a medium-sized dog with a large head, athletic build, and a whip-like tail. What you may not realize, however, is that the word “Pitbull” applies to a type of dog and not a specific breed. In North America, the pure breeds that are lumped into the…
St. Bernards have become perhaps one of the most iconic and most recognizable dogs on the planet. We’re sure that the stereotypical image of a beautiful St. Bernard with a whiskey barrel around its neck is ingrained into the hearts and minds of most people reading this article.
Vizslas are well known for their incredible loyalty, their high intelligence, and their stunning brown coats. Year on year the breed is becoming more and more popular, at time of writing they are the 33rd most popular kind of dog in the USA. Due to this, we’re receiving more and more requests for information on them.
Is there any other breed of dog on the planet that is as instantly recognizable as a Dalmatian? They are perhaps the most iconic, sought after, and downright loveable breed on the planet. They’re as popular today as they have ever been, and more and more people each year are adding a Dalmatian to their family.
Possibly one of the cutest of all dogs, the Yorkipoo is a cross between the Yorkshire Terrier and a Poodle (Toy Poodle or Miniature Poodle). Yorkipoos are usually a good cross of Yorkie bravery and Poodle brains. They can be confident, smart, friendly, loving, and playful little dogs. They are usually not hard to train. Expect a Yorkipoo to be 6 to 15 inches tall; and weigh between 4 and 14 pounds. Their coat is smooth, silky, and wavy. Some Yorkipoos are non-shedding and make a good pet for people who are allergic to dogs. Yorkipoos usually make good apartment dogs – although they do tend to bark when a stranger knocks.
Hunting dogs have different dietary requirements to dogs of the same breed. The information in this article is not going to be breed specific and should be used in conjunction with the recommended nutritional advice for your breed.
Easily recognizable by their black and tan color and muscular physique, the Rottweiler is one of the most popular breeds in the United States.
The little Lhasa Apso is one of the most adorable dogs we’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting. Their loving demeanor and their impossibly cute appearance make them one of the most sought-after breeds in the world. While they were first bred to alert monks in Tibet about intruders in their monastery, these days they are much more at home being household pets.
There are many foods that use cheaper, less nutritious ingredients, fillers, and even ingredients that sound good but which don’t really provide much nutrition for your dog. Even the most expensive dog foods aren’t guaranteed to be the best food for your Cockapoo. You need to know which ingredients are beneficial and which foods your dog needs.
More and more people are falling in love with the shaggy appearance of the adorable Irish Wolfhound. They’re rapidly becoming one of the most fashionable breeds on the planet thanks to their effortlessly adorable yet rugged feel.
Despite their long, low appearance, Basset Hounds are actually rather large dogs. They can weigh up to 65 pounds. They aren’t the most active dogs but they do need regular exercise. Learn what foods to feed a Basset Hound below.
Possibly one of the cutest of all dog breeds (their owners certainly think so), Pomeranians were once used as sled dogs in the northern sections of Germany and Poland. At that time these spitz-type dogs were much larger. By the 18th century the British royal family had become fond of the dogs. Over the next…