Category: Medium Dogs

Shetland Sheepdog – Energetic and Playful

The Shetland Sheepdog originated in the 1800s and its ancestors were from Scotland, which worked as herding dogs. These early dogs were fairly small, about 20 inches in height, which further developed into the current Shetland Sheepdog. It is said that other dogs came into the mix as well. This helped produce this breed, namely the early Collie, the Iceland …

Pembroke Welsh Corgi – Alert and Affectionate

The background of the Pembroke Welsh Corgi has deeply steeped in folklore that it is not clearly known where it originated from. Its origin in Pembrokeshire, Wales is told in the tales that say, two children, while tending their family cattle, found two puppies that looked like foxes but had something unique about them. These kids bundled the puppies and …

Australian Shepherd – Smart Working Dog

The Australian Shepherd, also known as Aussie, is a loving, brave, confident, smart and responsive dog. These dogs are affectionate, friendly, good-natured and are willing to go out other their way to please their master. The breed’s ears are of moderate size, triangular in shape, slightly rounded and are set high up at the side of the head. The breed …

Siberian Husky – Outgoing and Cheeky

It is believed that the Siberian husky has their origin among a group of Siberian nomads called the Chukchi. The exact history of this dog breed is yet to be documented, but some DNA tests carried out by experts have revealed that this breed is one of the oldest dog breeds currently in existence. People belonging to the Chukchi clan …

German Shorthaired Pointer – Smart Friendly

The German Shorthaired Pointer (GSP) was bred at the turn of the nineteenth century in Germany with the end goal of hunting. It is believed that there were many dogs that went into making this remarkable breed. Some of which incorporate some German breeds, for example, the schweisshund, a German dog known for following, the Foxhound, diverse French dogs, arranged Scandinavian …

Doberman Pinscher – Loyal and Fearless

The Doberman Pinscher is among the most popular breed of dogs in the world. Known for its intelligence and loyalty, the Pinscher is both a police- favorite breed and at the same time, a domestic dog that is loved by families for its loyalty. A Doberman Pinscher is usually characterized by his medium-large size, cropped ears and ability to stand on …

Boxer – Energetic and Funny

The stocky, middleweight sportsman of dogdom, the boxer is known for its playful, energetic and intelligent temperament. Regarded as one of the most popular breeds in the U.S.  They are great as both watchdogs and companion dogs, that love nothing more than pleasing their human family. Developed with the intent of dog fighting and hunting, these dogs are surprisingly gentle with …

Rottweiler – Loving Confident and Loyal

Before the bankers came and took charge of our money, the Rottweiler, a German dog breed, had already tasted what it is like to be the protector of money. In 700 AD, the breed was popular for herding and protecting cattle from predators. Carrying meat to the market after slaughter, and protecting the butcher’s money on their way back home. After …

Poodles – Smart Active and Proud

Dogs are remarkable creatures because they will accompany you on most of your errands. They will also jog or walk with you. More importantly, they will form a close bond with most of your family members including your children. Unfortunately, keeping a dog as a pet is challenging experience because each breed has different needs. More specifically, these requirements depend …

Bulldog – Calm Courageous and Friendly

The major breeds of bulldogs are English bulldog, American bulldog, and French bulldog. The bulldog has a broad shoulder which matches with the head. The skin of the bulldog is thick and folded on its brow Bulldogs have black eyes with muzzle called as rope. Bulldog Video The male bulldog weighs around 55-60 pounds and female weighs around 45 pounds. …