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Dog Breeds from A to Z, Cat, and Pet Care Tips

Border Collie

Border Collie

Border Collie dogs are medium sized, intelligent and affectionate dogs that love to be around people. These workaholic dogs possess an immense amount of endurance too. They are generally not good around small children, unless properly socialized and supervised. These highly active dogs deserve highly active owners too. This breed of dogs is named Border

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Bolognese

Bolognese

Bolognese dogs are small but sturdy dogs that originated in the Bolonga region of Italy during the 11th century. Though initially used for killing rodents, these cute and adorable dogs gradually gained popularity as companion dogs. During the Renaissance period, they were exchanged as gifts among nobles of Belgian Royalty. Bolognese dog breed is closely

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Boerboel

Boerboel

Boerboel breed dogs are large sized dogs that originated in South Africa and were used to guard homestead in earlier times. These even tempered dogs are particularly known for their ability to guard and protect without being aggressive. Apart from guarding, these dogs are also good at tasks like tracking game and herding livestock. They

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Bluetick Coonhound

Bluetick Coonhound

Bluetick Coonhound dogs are large-sized active dogs that are regarded as wonderful companion dogs. They are driven by a strong sense of smell and hence are considered good for tasks like hunting and tracking. The breed was originally developed in United States and referred to as English Coonhound. This dog breed was produced by selective

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Bloodhound

Bloodhound

Bloodhound is a massive and powerful dog with an equally kind and noble temperament. These dogs are affectionate and good natured. Hence, they get along quite well with kids and tolerate their rough handling patiently without showing any signs of aggression. Originating in Belgium, the Bloodhound breed is one of the oldest hound breeds. In earlier times,

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Black Russian Terrier

Black Russian Terrier

Black Russian Terrier is a large sized rare Russian dog breed. Interestingly, though the breed is named Black Russian Terrier, it is not considered as a true terrier. These working dogs were primarily meant to be used as guard dogs and police dogs. This breed was developed by using almost 20 other breeds such as Giant

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Black Mouth Cur

Black Mouth Cur

Black Mouth Cur dogs are loyal and protective dogs with even temperament. These herding dogs were originally used by American settlers as all round working dogs. In addition, Black Mouth Cur dogs are also famous for their hunting skills, especially for hunting bears, boars, squirrels, raccoons and other medium sized animals. Certain other names for

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Black and Tan Coonhound

Black and Tan Coonhound

Black and Tan Coonhound dogs are good-natured and easygoing hound dogs that are large in size. These dogs with keen sense of smell were primarily used for trailing and treeing raccoon. Apart from hunting, these wonderful dogs are also good at tracking, agility and watchdogging. The breed was developed by crossing Bloodhound, Black and Tan Foxhound

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Biewer

Biewer

Biewer (pronounced Bee-vair) is a beautiful toy terrier that is considered rare outside its native country Germany. The breed was originally created in 1984 from breeding of two Yorkshire Terriers which produced a piebald Yorkie in the litter due to recessive piebald gene. Its owners Werner and Gertrude named the puppy Scneeflocken von Friedheck. Attracted

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Bichon Frise

Bichon Frise

Bichon Frise is a small and cheerful dog. These pleasant and affectionate dogs easily become the most beloved companions for kids. They tend to get along well with other pets in the house too. These adorable doggies love to play in water. This dog breed is believed to have originated in the Mediterranean area and

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