All posts in "Dog Breeds"


January 5, 2017

The Puggle – A Beagle and Pug Crossbreed The Puggle is a mix between the Beagle and Pug dog breeds. He’s become fairly popular, thanks to his fun-loving personality and cute looks. He gets along with kids and other dogs, and can make a great family companion. Just be aware that the Puggle may enjoy […]


Labrador Retriever

August 23, 2016

The Labrador Retriever (Golden, Black, Brown) The Labrador Retriever was bred to be both a friendly companion and a useful working dog breed. Historically, he earned his keep as a fisherman’s helper: hauling nets, fetching ropes, and retrieving fish from the chilly North Atlantic. Today’s Labrador Retriever is as good-natured and hard working as his […]



May 2, 2016

The Monkey Terrier Although terrier-like in appearance, with a mischievous, monkey-like expression, the Affen dog breed is classified as a toy dog, measuring between 24 and 28cm at the withers (from the foot to the top of the shoulder blades) when fully grown and weighing between 3 and 4kg. The rough coat is commonly black, […]



May 1, 2016

The Boxer Dog Breed The Boxer dog is medium-sized, very muscular, sturdy and deep-chested. They have a short muzzle and a slightly upturned chin. The colour of the short coat comes in fawn and brindle, usually with some white markings; they can also be totally white in colour. The average height of adult males is 57-63cm, […]


Boston Terrier

May 1, 2016

A Boston Terrier is a lively and happy companion A small dog with a short, square muzzle and erect ears, the Boston dog breed is strong and well muscled. The eyes are fairly large, round and wide apart. Short-coated, the Boston Terrier comes in various colours, including brindle and white, and black with white markings. See […]


Australian Cattle Dog (Blue Heeler)

May 1, 2016

Australia’s Working Dog This compact, medium-sized, muscular dog stands at 46-51cm (males) and 43-48cm (females) when fully grown and weighs from 17 to 23kg. The coat comes in blue; blue and tan; blue, black and tan; blue speckled; red; red and tan; or red speckled. For full details, see the breed standard. Category Size: Medium […]


Australian Shepherd Dog

April 28, 2016

Australia’s Sheep Dog These dogs are often compared to the Border Collie dog breed. Solid and muscular, they are slightly longer than they are tall, standing at 51-58cm (males) and 46-53cm (females). They generally weigh 19-29kg depending on their sex and build. The coat comes in black, blue merle, red merle, and red, with or […]