10 Laid-Back And Loyal Dog Breeds For Introverts

10 Laid-Back And Loyal Dog Breeds For Introverts

Advertisement Being an introvert can mean a lot of different things. It could be that small talk is best avoided, a small group of close friends is better than any party, and if you do go out, you might be the person who’d rather talk to the dog than anyone else. When it comes to choosing a best furry friend, an introspective personality bonds best with a like-minded dog. These are the dogs that, instead of rushing up to every stranger they see, hang back and stick close to their people. The ideal…continue reading →
10 Jobs For Working Breed Dogs Even If You Don’t Live On A Farm

10 Jobs For Working Breed Dogs Even If You Don’t Live On A Farm

Advertisement While some dogs are content to sit on your lap and look cute, working breeds have a different agenda. These are the dogs that are bred to hunt, herd, retrieve, and detect. They were born with an urge to work, and when they’re bored, they tend to be mischievous and destructive. Working dogs like Siberian Huskies, German Shepherds, Border Collies, Newfoundlands, and all the others thrive on farms and ranches where there’s never a shortage of things to do. But what about the dogs that live in the suburbs or city? Their…continue reading →
Dog Camera Company Tracks “Bark Alerts” To Determine Naughtiest And Nicest Breeds

Dog Camera Company Tracks “Bark Alerts” To Determine Naughtiest And Nicest Breeds

Advertisement The makers of a popular treat-dispensing dog camera, Furbo, made a list, and you know they checked it twice. Whether or not they pass on their findings to the big guy up north is yet to be determined, but their data collectors have put together a list of the naughtiest and nicest dog breeds. Which list does your dog belong on? The naughty and nice lists were made based on how often each dog breed barks when their families aren’t at home. It’s all thanks to a Furbo dog camera feature that…continue reading →
Looking For An Apartment Dog? These 8 Breeds Love The City

Looking For An Apartment Dog? These 8 Breeds Love The City

Advertisement The bustling streets, glistening lights, being able to get your favorite take-out at two in the morning—there’s something about the city that has your heart. There’s a lot to love, but tiny apartments pose specific challenges for pup parents. Finding a place that accepts pets is your first hurdle, and then there’s everything that comes with having a dog in a small space. You need to think about how your dog is going to exercise, where they’ll go to the bathroom, and how you’ll keep the peace with your close-quarter neighbors. The…continue reading →
50+ Hilarious ‘Working Dogs’ Bred For Practical Purposes Who Do Nothing Practical At All

50+ Hilarious ‘Working Dogs’ Bred For Practical Purposes Who Do Nothing Practical At All

The Westminster Dog Show is arguably the most famous dog competition around, the four-legged competitors are divided up into groups such as the Working Group, Sporting Group, Herding Group, and even the Non-Sporting Group based on their breed. Well despite careful breeding all dogs have the capacity to fall into the Non-Sporting Group if given the chance. Show Full Text For #NationalDogDay on August 26th the Museum of English Rural Life whose mission is to "explore the English countryside, its history and its people," asked people to submit bios of their dogs who…continue reading →

21 Things You Didn’t Know About The 7 Dog Breed Groups

Advertisement There are 190 canine breeds recognized by the American Kennel Club, and each one is categorized into one of seven dog breed groups. How the groups are determined goes back to the days when dogs were bred for specific purposes. Humans bred dogs to herd animals, protect property, and hunt down dinner. Some breeds were designed specifically to be man’s best friend. There are big dogs and little dogs, hyper dogs and laid-back dogs, and each breed offers the world something different. No two breeds are the same, but there’s a common…continue reading →
Someone Is Creating Fake Dog Breed Wikipedia Pages, And Komodor Will Crack You Up

Someone Is Creating Fake Dog Breed Wikipedia Pages, And Komodor Will Crack You Up

You may have come across that curious way of speaking that has arisen online, the one that refers to dogs as 'floofers' and 'smol bois' that 'bork' and 'boop' and uses language in a way reminiscent of the 'Doge' memes from a few years back. Show Full Text Well if you haven't yet, you will now. Somebody has been making fake dog breed profiles in this style, and even the most cynical heart will melt a little at their descriptions. From sosig boi to boof, these doggos are most accurately and hilariously represented…continue reading →
Explore The Amazing World Of Dog Breeds Through Our Series Of Expressive Portraits (16 Pics)

Explore The Amazing World Of Dog Breeds Through Our Series Of Expressive Portraits (16 Pics)

Hello! We are Alexander Khokhlov and Veronica Ershova, the family photographers duo from Moscow, Russia. You could hear about our illusionary artworks based on make-up transformations. But instead of art, we have another passion - dog photography. In our big project called "The Dog Show", we try to show both the beauty of the breed and personality of a dog to explore the wonderful world of our four-legged friends. Show Full Text The project was started in 2017, and since then dozens of dogs have taken part in it. Each of them is…continue reading →
8 Healthiest Dog Breeds

8 Healthiest Dog Breeds

Advertisement The right diet, adequate exercise, regular vet exams—it isn’t always enough to guarantee a dog’s health. You can do everything right, but some dogs are simply prone to having health troubles. Dogs already have shorter lifespans than what we’d like, and we do everything we can to keep them around for as long as possible. If you’re considering welcoming a new dog into the family or want to learn more about the dogs you already love, it’s important to learn about breed health. There’s no scientific way to determine which dog breed…continue reading →

10 Dog Breeds That Make The Best Guard Dogs

Advertisement It’s dark, and the house is seemingly quiet, but was that the sound of footsteps outside the window? Whether it’s an intruder trying to break in or the sound of your imagination playing tricks, having a guard dog on duty offers more than peace of mind. It’s protection from known and unknown threats, and when properly trained, watch dogs offer the loyal companionship of a valued family member. Guard dogs are trained to embrace their natural instincts to protect. Some of the best guard dog breeds have long histories of protecting people,…continue reading →

10 Low Maintenance Dog Breeds

Advertisement There is a dog out there for everyone who wants and has the ability to care for one, and some would prefer a dog that’s relatively low maintenance. This can mean different things to different people, and for the purposes of this list, we’ll be factoring in energy level, grooming needs, and adaptability, based on research from the American Kennel Club. Whether you live in a small space, you’re looking for a calm companion, or you’re about to be a first time pup parent, these 10 low maintenance dog breeds are some…continue reading →

11 Dog Breeds That Make Great Running Partners

Advertisement Waking up for an early morning run and spending weekends improving your endurance will be a lot more fun when you have a running partner matching your pace. You can cajole your two-legged friends into being your mental motivation, but dogs have long since been prized partners when it comes to everyday exercise. They’re athletic and enthusiastic, and the right dog will push you toward achieving your goals. They won’t bail on your early morning runs, and you’ll never hear them complain about putting in the extra effort to stay fit. Not…continue reading →