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Archive October 2018

Doberman Pinscher

Doberman Pinscher

Doberman Pinscher is a medium sized courageous yet graceful dog. These dogs are often misunderstood to be very aggressive. But, in actuality, these enthusiastic dogs are always ready to shower their unconditional love and loyalty on their human companions. They do fairlywell under the ownership of dedicated and experienced dog owners. This common dog breed was

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Dingo

Dingo

Dingo is considered as one of the oldest dog breeds from Australia and Southeast Asia. This breed is believed to be the ancestor of all breeds of dogs. Unfortunately, these intelligent dogs are on the verge on extinction. In fact, it has been estimated that the Dingo dog breed might probably become extinct within the

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Dalmatian

Dalmatian

You can easily differentiate Dalmatian dog breed from the rest of the breeds due the presence of typical black or brown spots and patches on their white hair coats. These active and attention seeking dogs love to entertain people around them. These hardy dogs have great stamina too. The exact information about the origin of

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Dachshund

Dachshund

Dachshund dog breed and its name both are supposed to have originated from Germany. In earlier times, they were used as badger dogs and their terrier traits made them excellent hunters. They are available in three sizes, namely Standard, Miniature and Kaninchen. The American Kennel Club (AKC) does not recognize the standard and miniature breeds

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Czechoslovakian Wolfdog

Czechoslovakian Wolfdog

Czechoslovakian Wolfdog, also known as Czech Wolfdog, Slovak Wolfdog, Czechoslovakian Vlcak etc is a relatively new breed. The breed was originally used for military work. Gradually, people started recognizing this wolf-dog hybrid’s other talents like herding, search and rescue, tracking, agility, obedience and so on. As the name suggests, the breed originated in Czechoslovakia. Czechoslovakian

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Cretan Hound

Cretan Hound

Cretan Hound is a primitive hunting breed that was originally used people of Minoan civilization for chasing wild rabbits and hare on the harsh terrain of the island of Crete in Greece. The breed is also known as Kritikos Ichnilatis. Nowadays, these dogs are also used for functions like tracking, coursing and guarding. Some ancient

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Coton De Tulear

Coton De Tulear

Coton De Tulear dogs are friendly and sociable Bischon-type dogs. They are often associated with French Bischon and Italian Bolognese breed dogs. Coton De Tulear breed dogs are believed to have originated in the Tuléar or Toliara city, Madagascar. In earlier times, these gun dogs used to serve the wealthy and upper class residents of

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Collie

Collie

Collie is a medium to large sized intelligent and affectionate dog with strong herding instincts. The playful Collie breed dogs love to be around small children. Moreover, these outdoor dogs are highly energetic. If not provided with sufficient physical and mental stimulation, they tend to become bored. Boredom, in turn, gives rise to destructive behavior

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