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Peruvian Inca Orchid

Peruvian Inca Orchid

Peruvian Inca Orchid breed dogs are lively yet soft tempered companion dogs. These dogs with smooth skin were originally bred as bed warmers in Peru. Like other hairless dogs, these dogs tend to have a higher than expected body temperature. This medium sized rare breed was discovered by the Spanish explorers in the homes of

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Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pembroke Welsh Corgi

Pembroke Welsh Corgi dogs are small to medium sized dogs that originated in Pembrokeshire, Wales. They are quite similar to Swedish Vallhunds in appearance. These dogs were originally used for herding cattle and horses. Nowadays, these diligent dogs also excel in tracking, agility and other interesting dog sports. They are also used as therapy dogs

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Pekingese

Pekingese

Pekingese is an adorable small dog with a brave and fearless attitude. The breed originated in China where it was considered as a sacred breed of dogs. In ancient times, these dogs were considered as Floo dogs that could drive away evil spirits. The dignified Pekingese dogs were then owned by Chinese royalties only. Interestingly,

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Patterdale Terrier

Patterdale Terrier

Patterdale Terrier dogs are small yet tough working dogs that are characterized by a wonderful temperament. These small sized dogs are valued more for their working abilities rather than the physical appearance. This dog breed is more common in Yorkshire and the Lake District of Great Britain. These enthusiastic game hunters were originally developed in

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Papillon

Papillon

Papillon is an adorable small dog. This breed is also known as Continental Toy Spaniel, Epagneul Nain Continental, Butterfly Dog or simply Pap. TheseĀ dogs are known as Butterfly Dogs because of their distinctly big and erect butterfly-like ears. The Papillion dog breed is believed to have originated in France. These lively and highly energetic dogs

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