welsh springer spaniel
Breeds

Welsh Springer Spaniel: Dog Breed Information and Owner’s Guide

What is a Welsh Springer Spaniel? The Welsh Springer Spaniel is one of Great Britain’s oldest sporting breeds, a descendant of the original spaniel dogs from the Iberian Peninsula. The name “Spaniel” derives from “Spaniard”, but it is unknown how the dogs made their way from ancient Spain to Wales. [Keep reading …]

skye terrier
Breeds

Skye Terrier: Dog Breed Information and Owner’s Guide

What is a Skye Terrier? Skye Terriers come from the Isle of Skye in Scotland. They are a medium-sized breed, originally intended to hunt and kill fox, otter, and badger for the farmers who owned the dogs. Despite its short legs, the Skye Terrier has incredible stamina and agility and [Keep reading …]

irish doodle
Breeds

Irish Doodle: Dog Breed Information and Owner’s Guide

What is an Irish Doodle? If you have never heard of an Irish Doodle, don’t feel too bad, because this dog has only been around for the last 30 years. Not only that, the Irish Doodle is not recognized as an actual breed by the American Kennel Club (or any [Keep reading …]

berger picard
Breeds

Berger Picard: Dog Breed Information and Owner’s Guide

What is a Berger Picard? The Berger Picard is a French herding dog, sharing ancestors with the Beauceron and Briard breeds. This dog got its name from its native region – Picardy. Picardy was historically a major agricultural area with great swaths of rich grazing land. The Berger Picard (pronounced [Keep reading …]

Toy Australian Shepherd
Breeds

Toy Australian Shepherd: Dog Breed Information and Owner’s Guide

What is a Toy Australian Shepherd ? Toy Australian Shepherds are a tiny version of the herding dog breed, and they are known for their wonderful temperament. They are affectionate, courageous, playful, and highly intelligent. This is generally regarded as an excellent dog to have around children. They are equally [Keep reading …]