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Archive September 2018

Cesky Terrier

Cesky Terrier

Cesky Terrier, also known as Ceský Teriér or Bohemian Terrier, is a sweet, playful, responsive dog that is comparatively less aggressive and more peaceful than other terrier dogs. The dog is strong, sturdy and characterized by a great deal of stamina. Cesky Terrier was originally developed by Czechoslovakian Geneticist, Frantisek Horak to breed a tough little

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Chacy Ranior

Chacy Ranior

Chacy Ranior or Chacy Bear is an active little dog with a lovely and lively personality. The breed originated in United States in the year 2000. It was initially known as “Shichon” but the name was changed to Chacy Ranior in December 2005. The reason for changing the breed’s name was that Shichon was often

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Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Chesapeake Bay Retriever dogs are medium to large sized sporting dogs. They were developed from Newfoundland dogs and later cross bred with various local retrievers around the Chesapeake Bay area in Unites States. The breed is also referred to as CBR, Chessie or Chesapeake. Characterized by a great amount of enthusiasm and endurance, Chesapeake Bay Retriever dogs

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Chihuahua

Chihuahua

Chihuahua is the smallest breed of dogs. In fact, the breed is often referred to as miniature, tiny toy, teacup etc because of the small size. Though, some Chihuahua dogs have also been known to grow up to a height of 12 inches. Their large, round eyes and human like expression on the face make

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Chinese Chongqing Dog

Chinese Chongqing Dog

Chinese Chongqing Dog is a rare ancient breed that originated in Chongqing city of China around 200 A.D. since Han Dynasty of Ancient China. The breed is rare even in its native region, that is, China. Although these dogs were once the favorite of old nobles and royals, they came on the verge of extinction

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Chinese Crested

Chinese Crested

Chinese Crested is a cheerful little dog that comes in two varieties, Powderpuff and Hairless. Powderpuff Chinese Crested dogs have long hair coats whereas the Hairless Chinese Crested dogs are hairless and have long hair only on the tail, feet and head. Both the varieties are usually born in the same litter. The exact origin

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Cane Corso Italiano

Cane Corso Italiano

Cane Corso Italiano is an active and intelligent Italian breed good at performing functions like herding, tracking, guarding, hunting, weight pulling, agility and so on. The breed is a descendent of Canis Pugnax or the old Roman Molossian. The name has been derived from a Latin word “Cohors” that means guarding. Cane Corso Mastiff, Italian

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Canis Panther

Canis Panther

Canis Panther is a loving and sensitive dog that was developed in 1970s in the United States as a specialized strain of personal protection dogs. This relatively rare breed that resembles a heavier Doberman was originally developed by breeder Scorpio Jones along with Michael Stratten and Lucas Lopez. Apart from serious protection work, these dogs

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Caravan Hound

Caravan Hound

Caravan Hound is an ancient breed that originated in India. The breed is also known as Mudhol Hound, Maratha Hound, Pashmi Hound, Pisuri Hound, Karwani etc. Feathered variety is often referred to as “Pashmi”. In earlier times, Srimanth Raja Malojirao Ghorpade, a former ruler of Mudhol (small town in Bijapur district, Karnataka) had gifted two

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Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Cardigan Welsh Corgi

Cardigan Welsh Corgi dogs are small sized dogs that originated in Wales, 3,000 years ago. These dogs are regarded as one of the oldest herding dogs originating in Wales. They were primarily used as vermin hunters, cattle drivers and farm guards. This breed of dogs is quite similar to Pembroke Welsh Corgi dog breed in appearance. However, in

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