Category: Working 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 …

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 …

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 …

German Shepherd – Strong And Loyal

The German Shepherd is an adaptable, intelligent and versatile dog breed utilized worldwide. It gets recognized as one of the most popular of all breeds. They are treasured for its devotion and allegiance to its owner. History of The German Shepherd Just like the name suggests, the German Shepherd originates from Germany. They were created in the 19th Century by …