breeds

Know what to expect from your pet with our breed breakdown; information about each breed's appearance, health, life span, personality and more.

Vincent Jimenez10 days ago
Pit Bull or Pitiful Breed?
When people think of Pit bull they think one of two things: dog or danger. It is commonly perceived that the Pit bull breed, or Staffordshire Terrier, is more aggressive and prone to act more violentl...
Aliza Miller11 days ago
Living Life with a Chihuahua
Chihuahuas are infamous for being aggressive, hostile, and combative, despite their small size. In fact, there are studies that show Chihuahuas as being more aggressive than pit bulls, citing the fact...
Michaela Weiss24 days ago
Pit Bulls
Why do people hate Pit bulls so much? In the 1920s, Pit bulls were known as safe to children and became nanny dogs. Every Pit bull I have met would be really happy and give you kisses. I never once sa...
Jordan <3a month ago
Why Should I Choose a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel?
If you clicked on this article, you must be a Cavalier lover! If not, perhaps you want to become one. No matter who you are or what your opinion of these little canine angels may be, you will surely c...
Pit Bulls, People, and Prejudice
Pit Bulls... Dare I say, the most controversial breed of dog today. But, why? I, personally, will never understand the immense hatred people have of this breed. Is it from fear based on misinformation...
Lana Robinsona month ago
Big Dogs: A Good or Bad Idea?
Of course, it's not a black and white question, and every dog comes with its own problems and quirks. However, some insight into the life of a big dog owner may help sway you in your decision. As a ch...
Julia Talbot2 months ago
Life Is Better With a Basset Hound
Back when my wife and I first got together, we decided we needed to get a dog. We both grew up with animals, and we wanted some companionship and a project to take on together. We did our research and...
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Grace Nava2 months ago
Beware of Huskies!
My Mom and I were living in a one bedroom apartment for about five years, and eventually we had to move to a house where we would be able to have our own room and privacy. Not only was I excited about...
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Kristen Welton3 months ago
The Most Misunderstood Breed of Dog
So let’s face it, when you hear Pitbull, what do you think? Not trustworthy? Not recommended to be a family dog? Most aggressive? Whatever it may be, I'm here to say they're completely wrong! I recent...
Marissa Marcinelli3 months ago
My Service Dog Happens to Be a Pitbull
In August of 2015, I was a junior in college who had just moved into my first big girl apartment in New York City. Excited with this new found freedom and thinking I was finally a responsible adult, I...
Misunderstood Dogs
Specific dog breeds nowadays, especially Pit Bulls, are considered aggressive all over the world because of how they look. But let me ask you a question. Does that dog look aggressive, mean, evil, dan...
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Nathalie knight5 months ago
What the Shorkie!?
Are shorkies a good breed to have? Yes. Absolutely. Shorkies are family-oriented and loyal to their families. They have excellent memory and very intelligent mindsets. They are very easy to train and ...
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Daisy Howarth5 months ago
Why Breed Standards Are Bullshit
I always grew up with dogs. As a baby, we had a “Heinz 57” type mongrel called Gazza, who would permanently be by my side according to my parents. If I started crying, he would go and get my mum and m...
Kelsey Lange5 months ago
10 of the Most Loyal Dog Breeds
When considering a new addition to your family, discovering the most loyal dog breeds might help you decide which dog would fit your family the best. From Labrador Retrievers to Boxers, each of these ...
Monica Bennett5 months ago
Cavaliers
Can you die from an overdose of cuteness? My daughter and I both own King Charles Cavaliers. These are dangerous critters if you have things to do or places to go. Their plan of attack is to immobiliz...
Jennifer Violet6 months ago
10 of the Easiest Dog Breeds to Train
Whether you already have a pup, or considering getting your hands on one, some of us want to train our dogs to learn awesome tricks and skills. From balancing a biscuit on their nose to hopping on one...
Nancy D6 months ago
Top Ten Best Dog Breeds
And Why They Are Awesome
Aubrein Gimel6 months ago
Why an Akita?
It was around my one-year anniversary that a best friend of mine had told me he was selling puppies. I asked what breed of dog they were and he said, "Akitas." Honestly, I'd never heard of Akitas unti...