The Diverse Dachshund Breed

The Dachshund is an extremely popular dog breed which has ranked in the top ten most popular dog breeds for many years. Dachshunds were ranked 6th out of 154 dog breeds registered by the American Kennel Club (AKC) in both 2004 and 2005. When most people think of a Dachshund, they think of a small…

Poodles – One Adorable Dog In Many Convenient Sizes

People love their poodles! A very popular but often misunderstood breed of dog, the poodle has been with us for centuries. Artifacts from ancient Egypt and Rome have been found bearing the images of poodles engaged in such activities as herding animals, retrieving game animals (small game animals, of course – especially birds), and assisting…

Boxer Dogs

Boxers have been traced to exist for over a hundred years now. They are said to have originated from Germany as the crossbreed between the Brabanter Bullenbesser (from Belgium) and the English Bulldog. Boxer dogs are known for their intelligence, hardiness, loyalty and its being family-oriented which makes it a great family pet. It is…

Awesome Dog-Training Tips For The Average Joe

Your dog might be hyperactive, shy or even a bit rebellious. Whatever his personality, your furry friend needs guidance to be the best dog he can be. A training routine will establish your roles and make him more likely to obey essential commands. These small steps can help carve the path to a happier, more…

Training Your Dog: Proven, Useful Hints And Tips

Many people all over the world have dogs as pets. Dogs make great pets because they are loyal, friendly, and obedient. Although dogs have all of these great qualities, sometimes, they can be hard to train. The tips in the following article should help you train your dog. If you cannot calmly work with your…

The Versatile Golden Retriever

So you are interested in acquiring a Golden Retriever because you think it is a friendly and good looking dog breed and you have heard that it behaves well with children. Well you are right in that the Golden is one of the best family-oriented dogs in the world as well as being one of…

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Golden Retrievers

Golden retrievers are one of the most popular breeds of dogs today. You’ve probably seen them in the park joyfully fetching a tennis ball. But what do you really know about this dog? The Golden Retriever was developed during the 1800’s in Britain. The breeder, Lord Tweedmouth, wanted a dog that was loyal, kind, spirited,…

So you want a American Pit Bull Terrier?

You’ve made up your mind, it’s the American Pit Bull Terrier you want as your companion. Are you ready for this breed? Read this article and then decide if you want to go ahead with your decision. Does your lifestyle fit the American Pit Bull Terrier lifestyle? These dogs are packed with energy from head…

Comical And Sweet: The Pomeranian

The Pomeranian is a favorite among the toy groups. Its endearing fox-like face and comically poofy coat are almost irresistible. However, the Pomeranian is not for the traditionally quiet, clinging lap dog. The most independent of the toy breeds, the Pomeranian does not cling to its owners. This little (3 to 7lbs) guy’s claim to…

Pomeranian: Does Your Dog Measure Up and Does It Matter?

Pomeranians are a special breed of toy dog. They are loyal, energetic and protective towards their owners. Pomeranians are full of character and many people fall in love with their friendly faces. They are also a happy dog most of the time and very noticeable as well. They like to jump and with their two…